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Student Caller

Wage$8.30DaysMonday-Sunday
Hours a Week6-20HoursSee Position Summary
Start Date08/25/2014Post Date7/30/2014

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Position Summary

Shifts Summary: Monday-Thursday 6-9pm,Friday 4pm-7pm, and Sunday-5pm-8pm RIT’s Telefund is one of the best places to work on campus. Being a Telefund Caller will provide you with valuable marketing, communication and leadership experience to enhance your resume as well as special networking opportunities.. Through RIT’s Telefund program, student callers personally contact thousands of RIT graduates, parents and friends each year. Our purpose is twofold. First, we want to build and strengthen the relationship between alumni and the university and help RIT maintain accurate records on its constituents (so that they receive important university communications). Second, we talk to them about the importance of supporting RIT financially and to secure financial contributions for the university and its students. Under the direction of the Assistant Director of the Fund for RIT, specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:


Essential Functions

• Serving as an ambassador for RIT • Telephoning RIT alumni, parents and friend • Assisting in establishing and maintaining positive relationships with RIT constituents and educating them about current university programs and activities • Asking them for financial support to help the Institute achieve financial and donor participation goals for the purpose of supporting scholarships, academic programs, athletics, libraries, student clubs and more. • Handling each phone call with courtesy, tact and sensitivity • Responding to inquiries and concerns • Updating biographic information and keeping RIT records accurate


Skills Required

• An understanding of and appreciation for the university, its history • Enthusiastic, confident, dedicated, mature, friendly and reliable • Outstanding communication skills including excellent spoken and written English • Ability engage individuals in conversation and to ask them for money with confidence. • Negotiation skills • Ability to work independently and deal with a wide variety of individuals • Knowledgeable about the Institute and active in student life • Attention to detail • Strong computer skills


Skills Preferred

• Past experience in telemarketing, sales, communication, acting or related field Salary & Hours: The Telefund operates year-round and beginning callers start at $8.20/hour. There are opportunities for bonuses, raises and incentives based on performance.


To Apply Contact:Telefund
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailtelefund@rit.eduDepartmentDevelopment Office
Job Number941510

Usher for Men's and Women's Hockey Games

Wage$8.40DaysThurs-Sun
Hours a Week10-20HoursDuring hockey games
Start Date09/29/2014Post Date7/23/2014

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Position Summary

Ushers check tickets and assist people to find seats in and around the Gene Polisseni Center. Interact with guests in a friendly and helpful manner to answer questions, and give direction to certain locations.


Essential Functions

-Greet guests as they enter the facility -Scan guest's tickets using electronic scanner upon entrance to arena -Assist guests in locating their seats and/or arena amenities, such as restrooms, concession stands, and merchandise locations -Distribute promotional items as guests enter and exit the arena -Provide excellent customer service by assisting fans in any way possible and ensuring they have a great experience at the Gene Polisseni Center -Watch for prohibited items to ensure patrons do not enter the arena with any unauthorized items -Watch for inappropriate behavior and take appropriate action -Resolve customer service issues or work with supervisors if unable to do so alone


Non-Essential Function

Assist with set up and tear down of events as needed. Various operational tasks on a day to day basis may be needed. Ability to learn and operate ticket scanners to scan ticketed customers as they enter the facility.


Skills Required

Ability to stand for up to 6 hours. Exceptional customer service skills, ability to handle any situation in a calm and friendly manner. Required to attend and complete several training sessions designated by management. Expected to know and be able to direct customers to all areas of the venue. Expected to uphold the highest level of professionalism while at the venue.


Skills Preferred

Customer service experience Knowledge of ASL preferred


To Apply Contact:Carl Palmieri
Phone475-2325TTYNot Available
Emailcwpua@rit.eduDepartmentFinance and Administration
Job Number103501

Box Office Attendant

Wage$8.30DaysSunday-Saturday
Hours a Week4-15+Hours10am-10pm
Start DateAugust 19th, 2014Post Date7/16/2014

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Position Summary

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide customers with a positive initial event experience at RIT. This experience is created by aiding guests with accurate event information and assisting them in purchasing and/or picking up tickets. This position is expected to work cohesively with all employees and stakeholders as well as maintain a high level of guest service. ***TO APPLY: Complete form found here: http://www.rit.edu/fa/arenas/NewEmployeeApplication.pdf and email to skhgpc@rit.edu ***


Essential Functions

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Provide all customers with a positive first impression by offering superior, individualized guest service. 2. Answer questions in response to inquiries about shows and events held at RIT. 3. Assist with opening/closing Box Office, including preparation of cash drawer, updating event information and box office organization. 4. Processing ticket orders accurately at the box office window and over the phone utilizing AudienceView ticketing software. 5. Ability to work days, nights, weekends and academic/holiday breaks is a MUST. 6. Problem-solve by effectively communicating with guests to locate and deliver will-call/guest list tickets and various other customer service issues. 7. Provide information regarding events and facilities via face-to-face communication and telephone. 8. Provide superior customer service to all internal box office clients.


Skills Required

Strong customer service and organizational skills, clear speaking voice, and punctuality. Must be well-groomed and dress appropriately. Ability to work flexible schedules; including days, nights, weekends, academic and holiday breaks is a MUST.


Skills Preferred

ASL knowledge. Experience within a ticket office setting and experience utilizing ticketing software. Cash handling experience. Face to Face and over the phone customer service experience.


To Apply Contact:Stacy Hirst
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailstacy.hirst@rit.eduDepartmentGordon Field House
Job Number103503

Bike Shop Mechanic

Wage$9.00DaysVaries
Hours a Week10HoursVaries
Start Date8/25/2014Post Date6/26/2014

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Position Summary

Responsible for providing service and support to the bike shop program. This includes but is not limited to: bicycle repairs, point of sale operations, service to the bike share fleet and general shop upkeep. Employees may be scheduled with regular shifts or on an as needed basis. Employees scheduled on an as needed basis will be expected to clock out early if all assigned work has been completed.


Essential Functions

-Perform bicycle repairs and maintenance of bike shop tools. -Provide service as scheduled on the bike share fleet. -Maintain accurate documentation of all work performed. -Assisting with point of sale operations.


Non-Essential Function

-Maintenance of bike shop tools. -Miscellaneous shop cleaning. -Running errands on campus. -Other duties as assigned.


Skills Required

-Previous knowledge involving bicycles and bicycle maintenance. -Ability to move and lift equipment weighting up to 40 pounds. -Ability to communicate effectively with staff and customers.


Skills Preferred

-Certification in Adult CPR/AED. -Knowledge in ASL.


To Apply Contact:Brenden Eng
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailbbewell@rit.eduDepartmentInteractive Adventures
Job Number367503

Emergency Management Assistant

Wage8.30DaysMon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri
Hours a Week20Hours
Start DateSeptember 5 2014Post Date6/24/2014

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Position Summary

Assist the Director of Business Continuity with elements of the emergency management program including emergency operations center management, plan research / development, incident management reference material creation or update and recovery planning system data maintenance.


Essential Functions

1. Create a references only repository for CIMT use (electronic and paper); 2. Set up and train video conferencing (BlueJeans) for CIMT members; 3. Create maps and overlays for utilities (gas lines, water mains, electrical circuits, sewer); 4. Create a google docs (or other) document sharing location for CIMT use; 6. Create a by-building reference (digital and paper) for the CIMT


Non-Essential Function

1. Maintain Emergency Operations Center laptops; 2. Coordinate the update of the EOC campus scale mode


Skills Required

Intermediate - Google Drive / Docs; Intermediate - BlueJeans or other web conferencing tools; Basic familiarity with relational database applications; Microsoft Office Suite


Skills Preferred

Emergency management or response background or classwork


To Apply Contact:Lynn Daley
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emaillbdrmss@rit.eduDepartmentPublic Safety
Job Number120502