TITLE:  McPherson Center Secretary / Receptionist (STF2923)



Essential -

  • Provide quality customer service and support for students, customers, faculty and staff.
  • Process student enrollment through the McPherson Center including but not limited to the input of demographic and course information, receipt and input of applications, drop/adds and withdrawals, receive student payments, etc.
  • Provide support to the McPherson Center/Practical Nursing Program including, but not limited to scheduling appointments, answering phones/taking messages, direct customer inquiries, process transcript requests, coordinate incoming and outgoing mail, data entry, copying, filing, organizing and computer work.
  • Coordinate and process book sales through the McPherson Campus Store and maintain daily functions including, but not limited to balancing cash drawer, inventory, set-up, and selling and refunding books.
  • Assist and support HutchCC partners, including Workforce Development Representatives and Adult Basic Education staff, through the McPherson Center.
  • Assist with the coordination of events, publications, correspondence and recording/distributing minutes through the McPherson Center/Practical Nursing Program, including but not limited to Business & Industry, Advisory Councils, and Allied Health.
  • Assist with marketing initiatives including, but not limited to, brochures/flyers, bulletin boards, displays, mailings, and social media/website.
  • Coordinate schedules and assist with supervision of work study students and Enrollment Clerks; delegate responsibilities as appropriate.
  • Input and update course schedules through the Course Creation System and assist faculty with instructor materials, payroll information, etc.
  • Assist with the instructor evaluation process, coordinate classroom space, and maintain McPherson Center/Practical Nursing Program records, files and database.
  • Prepare computerized purchase orders, process forms and order supplies, etc. for the McPherson Center/Practical Nursing Program.
  • Occasionally travel to other HutchCC instructional sites to post signs, make deliveries, assist with evaluations, and provide general enrollment clerk functions, etc.
  • Arrive on time for work, attend work regularly and successfully complete the responsibilities of your position.
  • Comply with HutchCC policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Serve actively on campus committees.


  • Occasionally work in the early evening or Saturday morning during peak enrollment times, special events, or to assist with coverage.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the McPherson Center Coordinator and the Practical Nursing Program Coordinator.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required; associate degree preferred.
  • The ability to practice customer service, maintain confidentially, and work independently in a student centered environment.
  • The ability to work as a member of a team to support the McPherson Center/Practical Nursing Program through cross training.
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills required.
  • Professional phone and receptionist skills required.
  • Excellent keyboarding skills and experience with MS Office required.
  • The ability to establish and maintain effective professional relationships with a diverse population.
  • Physical requirements include excellent verbal, written and listening communication skills; the ability to sit in front of a computer screen for extended periods of time; the ability to perform hand motions for keyboarding, operating office equipment, answering telephones, and other office equipment; to see and read a computer screen and printed material with or without vision aids; hear and understand speech at normal levels and on the telephone; speak in audible tones so that others may understand clearly in person and on the telephone; to use appropriate judgment and to apply tact and courtesy in difficult situations; The ability to understand words and respond effectively and appropriately; Attentive to detail, accurately follow written and verbal instructions, work independently, Sedentary/Indoor work environment with a substantial amount of keyboarding required –
  • Mental requirements include the ability to learn and comprehend basic instructions about the position.
  • Physical and mental qualifications must be performed with or without a reasonable accommodation.  -The qualifications listed are guidelines for selection purposes; alternative qualifications may be substituted if sufficient to perform the duties.
         o    The qualifications listed are guidelines for selection purposes; alternative qualifications may be substituted if sufficient  to perform the duties. 


    The hourly rate of pay is commensurate with qualifications as determined by HutchCC administration. This full-time support staff position is 12 months annual, benefit eligible, and nonexempt.


    Submit the HutchCC Support Staff Application Form to:
    1300 NORTH PLUM
    HUTCHINSON, KS  67501

    To view the HutchCC Non Discrimination Notice, please visit www.hutchcc.edu

    HutchCC reserves the right to revise job responsibilities as the need occurs.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment; rather, it is a clarification of the responsibilities of the position.

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