Admissions Service Representative

Position ID: 37200
Gordon State College
Gordon State College
Branch Campus: 
Barnesville, Georgia
Position Description
Job Class: 
Admissions Specialist
Job Description: 


This position is responsible for answering calls and providing admissions and other information to students, potential students, and members of the general public.


  • Answers incoming telephone calls; greets and assists callers in a prompt and courteous manner; answers questions and provides general information.
  • Provides admissions information to students, potential students and parents.
  • Relays critical information to admissions staff.
  • Investigates and resolves student complaints.
  • Responds to student email inquiries.
  • Directs calls to appropriate departments or personnel as needed; returns calls and takes messages.
  • Helps with prospective student recruiting events on campus.
  • Scans and indexes admissions materials.
  • Assists with mail duties, including but not limited to, preparing mailings, checking and distributing mail.
  • Performs related duties and other duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of admission and registration requirements.
  • Knowledge of multi-line phone system operation.
  • Knowledge of the college organizational structure.
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices.
  • Knowledge of computers and job-related software programs.
  • Skill in decision-making and problem solving.
  • Skill in interpersonal relations and in dealing with the public.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.


  • Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one year.


Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Student Admissions and Records (Admin code)
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II