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Office Assistant II

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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Office Assistant II
Job Category Staff & Executive - Administrative & Support - General
Department SPH-Dean's Office

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Established in 1766 and celebrating a milestone 250th anniversary in 2016, the university is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. More than 67,000 students and 22,000 faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world.

Posting Summary

Rutgers School of Public Health is seeking an Office Assistant II for the Dean’s Office. The Office Assistant II provides programmatic and office assistance for the day-to-day office operations, accreditation, and communications of the School of Public Health.

  • Assists with the School’s strategic planning and accreditation efforts.
  • Travels between campuses for pick up/delivery of important documents.
  • Prepares purchase orders within marketplace system.
  • Prepares travel approvals and expense reports.
  • Oversees general office administration and acts as liaison for facilities, mailroom, office maintenance, and suppliers.
  • Assists with set up and data entry for school surveys and data collection instruments.
  • Gathers, computes, compiles and interprets needed data and statistics.
  • Assists with the preparation of reports.
  • Performs typing of a legal, technical, statistical and/or tabular nature.
  • Answers telephones and responds to requests as needed.
  • Prepares and maintains charts or office documents and schedules meetings.
Position Status Part Time
Hours Per Week 30
Daily Work Shift Day
FLSA Nonexempt
Grade 1175
Position Salary
Annual Minimum Salary 13.290
Annual Mid Range Salary 13.790
Annual Maximum Salary 14.200
Standard Hours 35.00
Union Description Teamsters, Local 97
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft

Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at:

Seniority Unit
Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month
Position Pension Eligibility PERS


Minimum Education and Experience
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Strong organizational skills, and written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Completing or completed coursework for Master’s Degree in Public Health or a related field from an accredited college or university.
  • Proficiency in statistical software (SAS or SPSS).
Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Special Conditions
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and vehicle.
  • Part-time position working 22 hours per week.

Posting Details

Posting Number 17ST3187
Posting Open Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Regional Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Piscataway (RBHS)
Location Details

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application