Part-Time Project Assistant, Eppley Institute for Parks & Public Lands
Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 298026
IND INST ON DISABILITY/COMMNTY (BL-IIDC-IUBLA)
The Indiana Institute on Disability and Community (IIDC) is one of only 67 University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. The Institute conducts research and training through seven Centers: Early Childhood Center, Center on Education and Lifelong Learning, Center on Community Living and Careers, Center for Health Equity, Indiana Resource Center for Autism, Center for Collaborative Systems Change, and the Eppley Institute on Parks and Public Lands.
The Eppley Institute is Indiana University's unique outreach program for the park, recreation, and public land management professions and works to enhance the quality of natural, cultural, and recreational experiences for all people. The Institute provides expertise in several areas, including technical assistance and research, planning and design, and training and education for the National Park Service, state parks, municipal governments, and other similar organizations around the world.
Data entry and analysis.
Creation of graphs, charts, and training reports, and internal and external reports.
Alpha testing of online e-courses.
Classroom training organization and management, including proofreading all materials, printing and formatting manuals and materials.
Grading of assignments for Institute programs and online certificate programs.
Communication with Institute partners as needed.
Perform background research and analysis to support Institute projects.
High school diploma or GED.
Experience with editing, proofreading, writing, and formatting documents.
Experience with Microsoft Office.
Experience with InDesign strongly preferred.
Experience with Zoom.
Experience with web-based survey software.
Attention to detail - Exhibit superlative accuracy and thoroughness in review of print and electronic media.
Communication - Maintains proficient communication skills.
Dependability - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; completes tasks on time or consults appropriate person regarding alternatives.
Time management - Ability to multi-task; self-prioritization of projects.
Innovation - Meets challenges with resourcefulness, generates suggestions for improving work, takes initiative on tasks and creative projects.
Business acumen - Understands business implications of decisions.
Professionalism - Interacts with others tactfully; reacts well under pressure.
Working Conditions / Demands
Ability to use a computer, printer, large color printer, scanner, and telephone.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.