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Office Associate, Mathematics

Columbus State Community College
Ohio, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 16, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Business & Administrative Support
Employment Type
Full Time
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Job Title: Office Associate, Mathematics

Department: Academic Affairs

Location: Columbus Campus

Employment Type: Staff

Employment Status: Board Approved

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining Unit

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Compensation Type: Hourly

Compensation: $15.75

Schedule: Works a flexible schedule including overtime as required and approved to meet workload demands. Regular, predictable, and punctual attendance is required.

Job Description:

Position Summary

The Office Associate, Mathematics department provides general administrative, clerical, and project management support for a department, division or other area. This role utilizes basic or advanced office and research skills depending upon position assignment and skill level demands. The incumbent is typically assigned to work within a given department, division or other area and therefore assumes responsibility for administrative, clerical and support tasks specific to the assignment. This position also supports the academic functions of all department programs, programmatic accreditation functions, faculty and Chairperson.

Core Competencies Required

Professionalism, Managing Work, Continuous Improvement, Customer/Student/Employee Focus, Collaboration, Positive Approach, Quality Orientation, Leveraging Feedback, Communication, Planning and Organizing



Provides administrative and clerical support to Chairperson, faculty, and staff. Maintains and sets up a filing system that is virtual and physical. Files, organized and cross-indexes files. Completes and process forms, records, and other documents in accordance with established procedures. Organizes the ordering and storing of supplies as needed. Assists the department in scheduling meetings, including invitations, parking passes, and room scheduling. Assists with special events by coordinating rooms and partnering with other departments to ensure successful set-up and execution of special events. Maintains confidential or sensitive records and information. Assists faculty with bookstore purchases for books and classroom supplies.

Work with programs to help edit program webpages as needed. May be assigned to originate correspondence on behalf of Chairperson and maintain signature authority on delegated routine matters. Assists faculty with obtaining price quotes and submission of purchase orders. Assists chair in data entry of schedule and teaching assignments.

Customer Service

Provides customer services within assigned department or functional area including students, general public and others by: Furnishing and obtaining information; resolving routine problems; assisting with procedures, processes and requirements; performing other customer service responsibilities, as necessary. Maintains exceptional public relations and customer service to the general public, students, faculty, staff and others. Greets and routes students and other visitors to the appropriate place, answers telephone, routes calls, takes messages, and provides general information about the department. Initiates work orders such as housekeeping, general maintenance, etc. and follows through until completion. Furnishes and obtains information and works to resolve issues with the chair. Assists with setting up interviews and provides applicant information to the program hiring using Cornerstone. Provides assistance with the department work study students to help cover projects needed to be completed within the department. Communicates with faculty and staff regarding messages and student questions in a timely manner.


Monitors the program budget accounts and informs the faculty on the amounts left in the accounts, as needed.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Fosters and maintains a safe environment of respect and inclusion for faculty, staff, students, and members of the community.

Other Duties and Responsibilities

Attends all required department meetings and training. Other duties as required.

Usual Physical Requirements

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions described in this position description. The employee regularly exhibits digital dexterity when entering data into computer, frequently sits for extended periods of time, and occasionally stands and walks. Employee occasionally reaches with hands or arms and stoops, kneels, crouches or crawls. Employee converses verbally with others in person and by telephone. Vision demands include close, detailed vision when focusing on computer screen. Employee occasionally lifts or exerts force up to 30 pounds.

Working Conditions

Typical office environment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of: standard office procedures and practices; office administration; business English word usage, spelling, sentence structure, and punctuation; business and legal formats. Skill in: excellent verbal and written communication; organization; customer service; conflict resolution; general typing (35-55 wpm); application of job software including word processing and spreadsheets; proofreading standard business correspondence and other written documents; customer service; office organization; creating functional report formats; performing mathematical calculations including addition, subtraction, multiplication, decimals, percentages and fractions. Ability to: develop and maintain effective working relationships with associates, vendors, students, telephone users and general public; maintain confidential and sensitive information; use good judgement; perform complex tasks and prioritize multiple projects; excellent listening skills and participant in collaborative work; develop and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders across the College; effectively work with persons of varying cultures and diversity; problem solve effectively; exhibit a pleasant public manner and telephone etiquette; originate correspondence; work independently.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED. One (1) years’ experience in a customer service position, with general computer skills using job-related word processing and spreadsheet software. State Motor Vehicle Operator's License or demonstrable ability to gain access to work site(s). *An appropriate combination of education, training, coursework and experience may qualify a candidate.

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