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Parking & Transportation Assistant

According to the Department of Education and the Federal Work-Study Program, there must be a written job description on file for each work-study position. Please be clear and specific when writing your job description(s), as they must accurately reflect the tasks and nature of the work your student employee(s) will complete.

Position Classification Title: Parking & Transportation Assistant

Enforces the WSSU Parking and Traffic Rules and Regulations. Provides parking and travel information to members of the campus community. Directs parking and traffic during special events or when daily activity requires. Installs parking and traffic control equipment during special events. Performs maintenance duties as assigned. May provide leadership for a group of three to five student assistants through the dissemination of information and filed observation. More experienced PTA's may evaluate and coordinate staffing and scheduling with lead assistant. Assists with identification, recruitment and training of PTA and may monitor time records. Relays information to the External Operations staff consisting of parking enforcement and maintenance personnel. Maintains enforcement activity logs and records. Communicates call assignments to appropriate staff member. Provides clerical support to External Operations staff. Answers the telephone and provides information to customers. May be necessary to operate vehicles which may require PTA to possess and maintain a valid NC driver's license. Performs related duties as assigned.

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of development opportunities, training and work experience, student employees will be able to:

  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Develop cognitive and interpersonal skills that are measurable and transferable
  • Exhibit their understanding of ensuring a safe work environment
Position Classification # FWS Pay Rate Classification Summary
PTA 1 $8.00/hour No experience
PTA 2 $9.00/hour Some experience
PTA 3 $10.00/hour Vast experience and/or specialized skills/training