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Temporary Ticket Seller (seasonal work) - FY 2018

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number: FY201700345
Job Title: Temporary Ticket Seller (seasonal work) - FY 2018
About JSU

Located in the Appalachian foothills midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, Jacksonville State University was established in 1883 as a state teachers college and has grown into a public, comprehensive university with the highest percentage of accredited programs of any regional university in Alabama. JSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and offers undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 110 areas of study. A student-centered university, JSU seeks to employ diverse individuals who embrace its motto, “Friendliest Campus in the South,” by providing outstanding customer service and support. Want to join the JSU Family? Learn more at

Position is: Vacant
If Faculty, Tenure-Track:
Salary Range: $10.88 per hour; up to 26 hours per week
Position Type: Temporary
Department: Ticket Sales
Job Summary:

The Temporary Ticket Seller is responsible for assisting in the daily operations of the ticket office. The employee will report to the Coordinator, Athletic Tickets Sales & Special Projects and work will be reviewed for compliance with university policy, adherence to auditing standards, and successful completion of goals.

Essential Functions:

• Count and handle money
• Make correct change and provide receipts for payments.
• Work the ticket booth or ticket gate for athletic events at time and locations designated by the Athletic Department or work in the university bookstore selling textbooks and other items.
• Performs clerical tasks related to the sale of tickets
• Will be required to work weekends and evenings or on “as needed basis” for the sale of tickets to athletic and student events.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of:
• University environment, specifically of athletics
• Basic computer knowledge (Word, Excel, Internet)

• attentive to detail, and customer-focused
• effective interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy

Ability to:
• perform arithmetical computation in a rapid and accurate manner
• follow oral and written instructions
• prepare required reports
• operate a cash drawer and to make change rapidly and accurately
• meet and deal with people appropriately and effectively
• lift and carry small packages or items related to the printing and selling of tickets
• perform clerical and record keeping tasks related to ticket selling

Minimum Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or equivalent required
• At least one (1) year full time equivalent experience in a clerical, administrative support or cashier positions

(This is NOT student employment.)

Specific information for the job posting:
Work Hours:

Nights and weekends.

Posting Date: 07/12/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Requested Starting Date: 10/01/2017
Special Instructions to Applicant:
Clery Notice

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act act , the Jacksonville State University’s Police provides information on crimes statistics, crime prevention, law enforcement, crime reporting, and other related issues for the past three (3) calendar years. The JSU Annual Campus Security and Fire Report is available online at:

Equal Opportunity Programs

JSU is an Equal Employment, Equal Opportunity, and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • JSU Employee
    • JSU Human Resources Web Site
    • Other
  2. * Do you have at least one year full time equivalent experience in a clerical, administrative support or cashier position?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a High School diploma or equivalent?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter