THIS INFORMATION IS FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY. PLEASE CONTACT THE APPROPRIATE OFFICE FOR GENERAL SUPPORT.

Job Description Resources

  • Job Description Template

Position Description

Role of position description

A position description serves as a formal document that summarizes the important functions of a specific job on which the university bases position postings, job interviews, and performance appraisals. Position descriptions should accurately represent actual duties and responsibilities as well as job specifications.

The position description serves as a formal document that is critical in supporting practically every employment action:

  • Hiring
  • Compensation
  • Promotion
  • Discipline
  • Terminations
Description Walkthrough