Employment Opportunities

Clerk Typist
University Museum
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


Facilitate the mission of the Hampton University Archives by providing excellent customer service to the Archives constituents.  Primary: The Clerk Typist is to aid in the efficient performance of the Archives as a research facility, especially in the area of fulfilling clerical duties.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work cooperatively with others and accept direction from supervisors.
  • Communicate with Archives visitors, volunteers, students, vendors, consultants and contractors. 
  • Type letters, process checks, index, label, file, mail packages, assist researchers, maintain the budget, order supplies and materials for the office
  • Record and finalize daily activities for the monthly report given by Archives Manager
  • Other duties as assigned.


High School Diploma required  (Associate/Undergraduate degree preferred)


  • Ability to quickly learn and perform all duties with accuracy and efficiency

  • Experience in customer service and prioritizing multiple tasks to meet deadlines

  • Familiarity with the Archives field a plus

  • Able to operate a variety of automated office machines Must be able to communicate effectively orally and in writing

  • Proficiency in operating Microsoft Office Suite and ability to quickly learn new programs

  • Willingness to work independently and as a team

  • Maintain a clean and orderly appearance in your work area

  • Flexibility

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969: 

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

 **No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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