USC Human Resources Administration

Job code: 111088Concierge, Student Health Center

Grade: 00 |Overtime eligible: Yes |Date approved: May 8, 2013


Acts as an ambassador for the Engemann Student Health Center by providing exceptional concierge service to guests and patients of the facility. Provides guests and patients accurate information and special services to enhance a positive experience.


Priority Time (%) Task (Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.)

% Acts as an ambassador for the center by providing concierge service to guests and patients of the facility. Acknowledges and greets all guests and patients visiting the center. Communicates with guests and patients to assess needs. Provides accurate information and special services to enhance a positive experience.

% Provides pamphlets, brochures, and campus maps to guests and patients.

% Gives directions and if necessary escorts visitors within the facility.

% Assists with reserving conference rooms and conference room set-up.

% Anticipates potential problems and seeks resolution in an effective and efficient manner, as needed.

% Responds to guest and patient complaints, conducts research to develop the most effective solutions and negotiates results. Follows through to ensure guest and patient complaints are resolved adequately. Maintains confidentiality of any guest or patient information.

% Composes correspondence, policies, procedures and other materials as needed. Provides administrative support as assigned.

% Communicates with Facilities Management Services to ensure public areas of center provide a welcoming environment, information materials are well-stocked, and remain clean, and stocked.

% Oversees student concierge program. Supervises student workers, as assigned. Recruits, interviews, hires, orients and trains student workers. Evaluates performance and provides feedback. Counsels, disciplines and terminates student workers, as required. Schedules, assigns, coordinates and prioritizes workloads on a daily basis.
Emergency response/recovery:    
In the event of an emergency, the employee holding this position is required to "report to duty" in accordance with the university's emergency operations plan and/or the employee's department's emergency response and/or recovery plans. Familiarity with those plans and regular training to implement those plans is required. During or immediately following an emergency, the employee will be notified to assist in the emergency response efforts, and mobilize other staff members if needed.


Minimum educationPreferred education
  • Associate's degree
  • Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Bachelor's degree
Minimum experiencePreferred experience
2 years 3 years
Minimum field of expertisePreferred field of expertise
Customer service experience. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, problem solving, organizational, written and verbal communications skills. Ability to multi-task and pay  
  • Communicate with others to gather information
  • Compose letters
  • Customer service
  • Gather data
  • Research information
  • Understand and apply policies and procedures
  • Use database and/or word processing software
  • Other:

  • Active listening
  • Organization
  • Planning
  • Scheduling
  • Calculator
  • Computer and peripheral equipment
  • Computer network (department or school)
  • Computer network (university)
  • Fax
  • Photocopier
Supervises level
Supervises student, temporary and/or resource workers.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

The University of Southern California is an Equal Opportunity Employer