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job Nov 17 2015

Student/Internership Opportunity

KUB--Knoxville Utlities Board

KUB EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY  Student- Extended Vacancy # 15148  
Open Date:09/21/2015 Pay Plan:Student Closing Date:11/23/2015 Pay Grade: 1, 2 Position Type:Temp/Part-Time Pay Range:  $10.00 - $18.50 
Job Information: 
Job Classification: Student Department: 053 Underground Construction Work Location: Jackson Avenue Work Schedule: 15 - 29 hours /week: M - F  
About KUB: The Knoxville Utilities Board (KUB) is one of the largest public utilities in the country providing electric, gas, water and wastewater services to more than 445,000 customers in Knoxville and parts of seven surrounding counties. We exist to serve our customers, improving their quality of life by providing utility services that are safe, reliable and affordable. And our mission is about more than just pipes and wires. It’s about being good stewards of our community’s resources: utility assets, customer dollars, and the environment. We work to safeguard those resources and enhance their value for the people of the communities we serve and generations to come. 
Work Description: This position is intended to provide administrative support to the Underground Construction staff to assist with the following initiatives: Job Safety Briefings, Daily Vehicle Inspections, Wastehauler Manifests, and Service Sheet Audits. Duties may include, but will not be limited to, data entry, filing, scanning, making copies of documents, auditing and reviewing documents, and other general office tasks. Other projects, tasks, and duties will be assigned as needed. 
Minimum Qualifications: 
 Must be a full-time student of an accredited college or university and maintaining active student status in good standing  Must be pursuing an undergraduate Associates or Bachelors degree, or a graduate-level degree  Must have and maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or better  Must possess basic computer skills  Must be available to work a minimum of 15 hours per week Monday through Friday 
Physical Demands: Physically able to perform the required tasks and responsibilities; the physical requirements for a specific position will be described to the applicant immediately prior to or during the interview. Note:  The physical demands described above are intended to relate the approximate physical demands of the classification.  Physical demands for a specific position within this classification may vary and/ or exceed those demands described above.  Additional information regarding specific positions is available in Human Resources. 
Preferred Qualifications 
 Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate-level Business degree;Experience working in an office setting;Detail oriented and experience completing work under deadlines;Strong organizational skills 
Selection Process (Subject to change:) 
Phase 1   Apply online at

Phase 2   Experience, training, and education evaluation

Phase 3   Interview with department representatives

Phase 4   Written, performance, and behavioral exercises

Phase 5   Background investigation

Phase 6   Physical assessment and/or drug screen 
If special accommodations are needed for testing purposes, please notify Human Resources in advance of the test date. 
Only candidates submitting a completed KUB application and completing each component of the selection process will be considered for KUB positions. KUB does not accept unsolicited applications; completed applications are only considered for advertised vacancies.  Please no third party inquiries. Due to the volume of applications and resumes we receive, only applicants invited to interview will be contacted. Applicants should apply on all positions of interest. KUB reserves the right to consider applications for additional vacancies in the same classification within 120 days of the original posting, after which time, applicants must reapply to be considered for any openings.  It is the applicant’s responsibility to provide correct and updated contact information to KUB during the active period of the application. If KUB is unable to contact the applicant because the information on the application is no longer correct, the application will be considered inactive and the applicant no longer eligible for employment. For more specific information regarding this position, please contact Human Resources.  
Knoxville Utilities Board, Human Resources Department, 4505 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, TN 37921-5530 Employment Opportunity Line: (865) 558-2420, Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD): (865) 558-268


KUB Human Resources Department
4505 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37921-5530
(865) 558-2420

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