Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is searching for a qualified Administrative Assistant to join the Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering department. This position will provide day-to-day administrative support for scientific and engineering staff. This position offers opportunity for growth and promotion. This is a regular, half-time, non-exempt position, and is eligible for full benefits.
The internal working title for this position is Administrative Assistant II. The final level of the position will be determined commensurate with the selected candidate's level of education and experience.
Must have customer service orientation; looking for a team player with desire and ability to achieve team goals.
Must demonstrate good judgment and attention to detail.
Ability to comfortably assess situations and ability to use pre-existing procedures to troubleshoot current or potential work-related problems.
Physical duties for this position include but are not limited to, repetitive motion, use of hands for basic grasping and manipulation, mostly sedentary. Ability to work with others as well as around and alone. Physical duties are subject to change.