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UU Student - Other



Open Date 02/08/2017
Requisition Number PRN06545N
Job Title UU Student - Other
Working Title U-Bar and Health Library Customer Service Associate (Work Study)
Job Grade SJ
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Sensitive Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Temporary? Yes
Standard Hours per Week 10-20
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Shift Variable
Work Schedule Summary

The U-Bar is open 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday-Friday. The standard morning shift is 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM and the standard afternoon shift will run 12:30 – 5:00 PM

Is this a work study job? Yes
VP Area Health Sciences
Department 01620 - Chief Wellness Office
Location Campus
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range 10.00
Close Date <br /><br /><strong>NOTE:</strong> May close at anytime.
Job Summary

PEAK is seeking enthusiastic students to staff the U-Bar located within the Hope Fox Eccles Health Library at University Hospital. The U-Bar is a technical support station where patients, family members, and health care professionals can learn about quality mobile health apps, wearables, and other wireless devices. Visitors can sample UUHC-curated mobile technologies on demo tablets, personal smart phones, and wearables. Trained students help visitors browse the vetted apps, assist in connecting patients to devices and apps prescribed by their providers, and provide instruction on how to use the apps or wearables to improve health.


Essential Functions:
• Actively engages with and welcomes all visitors to the U-Bar and Health Library
• Answers in-person and virtual questions pertaining to apps and devices
• Assists visitors with locating authoritative online consumer health information when the librarian is not present
• Assists visitors with Health Library computer use, copying, faxing, and printing
• Assists with special projects
• Produce health-related content

Minimum Qualifications

• Currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at the University of Utah
• Outgoing and engaging personality
• Exceptional customer service skills
• Strong people skills with an ability to problem solve
• Reliable
• Strong interest in mobile technology and/or health and wellness
• Aptitude for acquiring technical skills with iOS and Android mobile applications and an eagerness to learn
• Aptitude for database searching

This job posting is only available to University of Utah students who have been awarded a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year. Please login to CIS and go to the Finance/Financial Aid section to view your Financial Aid Status. If you have not received a Federal Work-Study Award, then do not complete and submit this application. Before hire, this employer will confirm that you have received a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year.

Special Instructions Summary
Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), email:

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you been awarded and have you accepted a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year? If no, do not submit this application.
    • No
    • Yes
  2. * Have you read and do you agree to follow the work-study information and policy as stated in the Student Work-Study Handbook found on the Financial Aid and Scholarships website? ( If no, do not submit this application.
    • No
    • Yes

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Appropriate discharge document (such as a DD-214 – Member Copy 4) – Veteran Only – Call 801.581.2169
  4. Addendum to the University of Utah - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169 after submission