Student Assistant Part-Time

  • City of Henderson, NV
  • Henderson, Nevada
  • May 31, 2024
Part Time Customer Service
  • Salary: $14.02 Hourly USD

Job Description

Position Overview

*This is an open and continuous recruitment which will remain open and close without notice once a sufficient pool of highly-qualified candidates has been created.

The City of Henderson announces an examination to create a consideration for hire list and to fill one (1) vacancy for the classification of Student Assistant Part-Time in the Department of Parks & Recreation (Park Planning). The eligibility list may be utilized to fill vacancies for this classification for up to one (1) year.

Under immediate supervision, performs work of routine difficulty assisting with the routine function of the department to which assigned.

The ideal candidate is a Landscape Architecture student who has basic knowledge of Adobe Suite, Auto CAD, reviewing construction documents and specs, and interest in public sector. We're looking for a team player who is willing to learn and has a desire to impact our community.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from high school, or the equivalent
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, vocational or technical school in an academic area related to the work performed by the department to which assigned.
  • May be required to pass a nationwide fingerprint-based record check, and a wants/warrants check.
  • May be required to complete Security Awareness and National Crime Information Center (NCIC)/Nevada Criminal Justice Information System (NCJIS) certification within six months of hire/transfer and be recertified every two years. Must maintain certifications in NCIC/NCJIS as a condition of continued employment

Required Documents/Assessment Information

1) Completed Employment Application
2) Copy of Summer/Fall 2024-2025 enrollment in an accredited college or university*
3) Portfolio of completed projects or programs*

*Please attach your documents to the "Attachments" section of your application, click here for attachment instructions.


Structured Selection Interview (Weighted 100%) -To Be Determined
(Best-Qualified Candidates)

If you are invited to participate in the assessment process, you will be required to self-schedule through the City of Henderson online application system. Please check your email and/or text messages on a regular basis after submitting your application for complete instructions, which include where and when to report.

The assessment and selection process for this position will take place on the dates listed above. All candidates who wish to be considered for this position will need to be in Henderson, Nevada, and make themselves available to participate in the testing process at any time on any of the dates listed above.

Selection Process

The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best-qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. The City will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. It is the responsibility of the candidate requiring accommodation to contact the Human Resources Department (preferably in writing) at the time of application.

Appointment may be subject to the successful and timely completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards.

The City of Henderson offers part time employees a flexible work schedule and competitive salaries.

Job Address

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