IWS - KYCOM - Student Events Assistant - Summer/Fall/Spring 24/25

Student Assistants will assist the KYCOM Office of Student Affairs with major student events during the academic year such as White Coat Ceremony, Graduation events, and Commencement, and with small events as needed. The specific tasks for events will be assigned based on the department’s needs.


Act in a professional manner that positively represents KYCOM. (P, CSD)

Complete assigned tasks as directed quickly and efficiently. (P, TW)

Collaborate with others as needed to ensure success. (C, T, L)

Effectively communicate with peers, faculty, staff, and guests. (C)

  • Communication (C )
  • Teamwork (TW)
  • Professionalism (P)
  • Career & Self Development (CSD)
  • Critical Thinking (CT)
  • Equity & Inclusion (EI)
  • Leadership (L)
  • Technology (T)

Preferred Skills:

  • Attentions to detail
  • Willingness to learn new things
  • Written & verbal communication

Relationships:  the worker will interact and communicate with :  faculty, staff, students, other departments, alumni, visitors

Education/Skill Requirements:

  • Good academic standing with no course remediations
  • Good KYCOM judicial standing with no outstanding disciplinary or professional violations
  •  Positive and enthusiastic attitude about UPike, KYCOM, and KYCO

Work Schedule:

The priority work schedule will vary depending on need..  

  • Sunday – Saturday: varies depending on workload

Work Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

  • Normal working conditions

Physical demands included here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

  • Normal working conditions


Number of Positions:  12     

Approximate # of hours:  25 hours per semester

Hiring Manager:   David Falletta 

Pay Rate:  $12/hr

Location:  Coal Building , various locations and campus depending on event

Apply by uploading your resume and completing only the REQUIRED sections of the application.

Important Notes: Resumes and applications will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5344.

Date Posted: 05/14/2024
Department: Student Affairs
Employment Type: Temporary (25 hours)
Position Type: Institutional Work Study