Temp Admissions Reader - Penn Engineering Online

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Employer
University of Pennsylvania
Location
William Penn Annex West, PA, Working from home
Posted
Dec 27, 2022
Closes
Feb 02, 2023
Ref
802395330
Specialty
Admissions
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
College / University
University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn's distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning. As an employer Penn has been ranked nationally on many occasions with the most recent award from Forbes who named Penn one of America's Best Employers By State in 2021.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement for all positions at the University of Pennsylvania. New hires are expected to be fully vaccinated before beginning work at the University. For more information about Penn's vaccine requirements, visit the Penn COVID-19 Response website for the latest information.

Posted Job Title

Temp Admissions Reader - Penn Engineering Online

Job Profile Title

Temporary Employee - Non-Exempt

Summary

Penn Engineering Online is seeking a temporary Application Reader to review applications for the MCIT Online and MSE-DS Online programs.

Job Description

The temporary Application Reader will work closely with the department's Operations Manager to review and evaluate applications. The Reader will be responsible for timely communication and entering evaluations within the application database, Slate.

Core Responsibilities
  • Responsible for reviewing applicationson a monthly basis and meeting application review deadlines
  • Use the Reader Handbook to make accurate assessments on whether or not an application meets Penn Engineering Online guidelines and requirements
  • Use Slate to update application statuses, to comment on potential issues with an application and to give the final assessment of the application following the guidelines given in the Reader Handbook
  • Keep an accurate count of applications evaluated, hours worked and submitting timesheets every Sunday by 11:59pm EST
  • Staying in active communication with the Operations Manager

Minimum Requirements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills and able to work in a deadline driven environment
  • Great written communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently with little to no supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • At least one year of data entry experience
  • Comfortable with using computer programs and Google Suite
  • Previous experience in Higher Education or Admissions preferred but not required

Job Location - City, State

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Remote Required - This position is fully remote with all work performed remotely.

Department / School

School of Engineering and Applied Science

Pay Range

$7.25 - $155.75

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements

Background check may be required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.