Requisition ID:  28424

Administrative Clerk, Lead

Job Summary


This position is a working Team Lead position and will share time between working the Small Animal Reception desks, the Phone Room and handling supervisory responsibilities.  They will oversee the reception staff and student staff. This position is a full-time hourly position, requiring 40 hours per week and responsible for covering staff shortages when needed.  The schedule will be mainly Monday thru Friday from 8AM – 5PM or 7AM – 4PM.  This is subject to change per department needs and will require some weekends and holidays.   One must be comfortable with managing staff, disciplinary actions when needed, training and working with team and supervisor on improving work operations.




  • HS Diploma/GED
  • 1 years of supervisory experience in a veterinary office or medical clinic/hospital OR
  • 3 years of supervisory experience in a customer service environment.

Additional Information:

  • All new hires will be expected to follow Protect Purdue guidelines
  • Learn more about Purdue’s benefits 
  • Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position   
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible For Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility: Non-exempt Defined Contribution Plan
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply


Benefits of a Purdue Career:

  • Sign-on bonus for eligible positions
  • Competitive benefits package including generous paid sick time and vacation
  • Tuition remission (Purdue and Purdue Global)
  • Free CityBus access
  • Employee discount program


Typically requires a high school diploma/GED


Minimum of 3 years of experience

FLSA Status


Nearest Major Market: Lafayette