Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.
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US Engineering Company Temporary Administrative Assistant in Manhattan, Kansas

In any given year, our people have a hand in installing, maintaining or operating hundreds of large mechanical systems – or supporting those that do. With each of those, there’s a story that is affecting people’s lives. That’s a responsibility we take very seriously, and it’s why we are driving innovation and disrupting the way people think about construction and facility service.

We Need Someone Like You

As a Temporary Administrative Assistant, you will wake up every morning with the knowhow to coordinate administrative and dispatch support services for an assigned project. Your organization skills will be a positive impact on operational goals. The anticipated end date will be September 30, 2021.

Your Typical Day Might Look Like This

  • You will answer routine questions and follow through on requests in a timely manner

  • You will compose, edit and/or maintain a variety of correspondence and documents, including: letters, reports, memos, contracts, bid documents, and project correspondence, manuals, directories, databases, forecasts, etc.

  • You will establish and maintain an organized filing system, scan and file all correspondence and other pertinent documents as requested.

  • You will maintain/order sufficient stock of office supplies, forms/invoices, and other materials required for department activities.

  • You will coordinate the efficient maintenance of office machines, such as printers, copiers, fax machines, etc.

  • You will assist with meeting coordination and training agendas.

  • Of course… other fun duties as assigned.

You Will Bring This to the Table

  • High School Diploma or equivalency required.

  • Some coursework related to business administration preferred.

  • Minimum of one-year experience in an administrative support role required.

  • Experience within the construction and / or maintenance industry preferred.

  • Experience with business correspondence and research preferred.

  • Proficiency with MS Office suite products required – includes Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Experience working with PDF documents preferred.

We Will Bring This to the Table

  • A team focused on Being the Best.

  • An organization that has had the strength and stability to thrive for more than 125 years.

  • Leadership that understands our next 125 years depends on our ability to evolve.

  • An industry-leading benefits package, including HSA contributions, 529 savings matching, no waiting periods and 100% vesting starting on Day 1. (Click this link to learn more.)