University-wide Job Category:
Hourly Wage Job Type:
Part-Time and Full-Time Temporary Positions Work Schedule:
Majority of positions are located on the Fairfax campus, however, some positions can be located in Arlington or Prince William Salary:
Commensurate with education and experienceCriminal Background Check:
Yes About the Position:
Mason Temps is an in-house agency that recruits qualified candidates on a continual basis and places them in a range of temporary positions across the University. Positions vary depending on departmental needs and assignments can vary in length. We are unable to post every opportunity we receive; therefore, this application serves as the first step in the process to be considered for our current temp openings. Applicants will be contacted as positions become available.
Below are some of the positions which Mason Temporary employees usually assume:
- Administrative/Office Assistant
- Executive Assistant
- Accounting/Financial Assistant
- HR Assistant
- Program/Events Coordinator
- Operations Assistant
Experience, education, and physical requirements will vary based on the specifics of the temporary role to be filled. However, the majority of positions do require the following:
- Prior administrative/office management experience;
- Demonstrated level of professional customer service and interpersonal skills;
- Proficient computer skills with working knowledge of standard office software such as Microsoft Office Suite;
- Strong verbal and written communication skills;
- Ability to operate standard office equipment;
- Strong organization skills and attention to detail; and
- Ability to work in a diverse environment.
Working as a temporary employee is an excellent way to step into higher education or expand your skillset into other fields. While all the positions are temporary in nature, some roles do have the opportunity to be posted as permanent positions and temp employees would follow the State policy of applying for the role if they are interested.
These positions are non-benefited.
We look forward to working with you! Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for the Mason Talent Temporary Position Pool
; complete and submit the online application; and provide a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Posting Open Date:
October 18, 2023 For Full Consideration, Apply by:
December 31, 2023 Open Until Filled?:
YesMason Ad Statement
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
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