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Data and Communications Work Study Student
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Job ID 5277
Job Type On-Campus Jobs (FWS) Tier 1
Employer Environmental Health & Safety
Date Posted Aug 14, 2023
Category Communications/Media
Job Description

Under the general supervision of the Environmental Health & Safety’s Occupational Health & Safetyunit, the student assistant will perform basic data and information management, assist with communications and editing, and other duties, as necessary. This role is suitable to a student enrolled in any major within the College of Communications and Information.


  • Assist in editing and preparing communication and learning products.
  • Assist with Social Media, blog posts, or web content.
  • Perform data entry and normalization.
  • Other office duties as assigned.
Job Requirements

• Student must be enrolled at the University of Tennessee.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Outstanding attention to details.
• Must have the ability to work independently and as a team member.
• Must have a strong customer service orientation, the ability to use good judgement, and exercise discretion.
• Must have excellent professional demeanor, be self-motivated and flexible.
• Dependable, punctual, and good email/phone etiquette.

• Strong keyboarding skills, working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel, and Word is required.
• Knowledge of basic design principles, graphic design, typography, or similar are preferred.
• Working knowledge of Adobe Spark, Canva, or similar software is preferred.
• Familiarity with data normalization principles is preferred.
• Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint is preferred.
• Familiarity with WordPress is preferred.

Evaluation Procedure

Students and supervisors will have open and ongoing communcations regarding expectations, performance, and development. Supervisors will meet with the students regularly.

Available Openings 1
Hours 15.0 to 29.0 hours per week
Hourly Rate $11.00/hour
Time Frame All Year
Contact Name James Michael Cantu
Contact Email
Work Location 5723 Middlebrook Pike, Suite 119 Knoxville, TN 37921 (classified as "on-campus", but located ~7 miles west of campus on Middlebrook Pike)
Phone 865-974-5084
Fax 865-974-0094

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