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Work Study Position Information 

Work study positions are available to those who qualify. In order to apply for a work study position, you'll need to complete your FAFSA. If you've completed your FAFSA, look over the positions and their descriptions below. Take note of those that interest you and complete the work study application by selecting the apply button at the bottom of the page. You'll have to ability to select your top four preferences on the application.

Position Descriptions

 

Ag Division - Office Assistant: Assist with copying, filing, and phone and mail functions of the office. Longer hours are required for FFA contest and banquet preparation. Some duties will require strict adherence to confidentiality regulations. Some cleaning and maintenance will be required.

Equine Management Fair Grounds - Office Assistant: Computer skills, some typing and filing. Must have transportation. Prefer equine management or equine science major.

Equine Management Fair Grounds - Stable Hand: Maintenance of horse corrals, cleaning and maintenance of barn area. Able to groom horses and move hay. Prefer equine management or equine science major. Qualifications: must be able to physically operate a skid steer.

Agriculture - Greenhouse Worker/Assistant: Assist with greenhouse, hydroponic and aquaculture production systems. Some weekend duties may be required. Plant, water and harvest greenhouse materials. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Non-tobacco users preferred. Prefer agriculture majors.

Agriculture - Office Assistant: General office work, filing, copying, grading, power point manipulation, entering grades on computer, etc. Qualifications: must be a self-starter with a good work ethic, and be computer literate. Must be able to handle confidential information.

Agriculture - Crop and Soil Science Lab Assistant: Complete tasks such as washing lab apparatuses, assist the crop and soil science instructor in preparing for lab experiments, organizing the lab classroom, assist with greenhouse operations and grade assignments.

Agriculture - Rodeo Stock Feeding: Feeding, watering and care of practice stock. Set-up, teardown and general maintenance of livestock facility. Hauling of feed, grain and equipment. Qualifications: mush have own vehicle, cell phone, and enrolled in rodeo techniques.

Animal Science/Livestock Judging - Teacher/Coaches Assistant: Responsible for grading assignments and exams, computing grades and entering them into grade book, and for scoring judging practice cards and keeping a running total of team members' points. Aid in constructing recruiting materials.

Campus Safety and Security - Security Monitor: Monitor E.S. French Hall entrances/exits. Prevent unapproved/unlawful entry. Observe activities to protect the safety and security of students and property. Weekend hours: Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sun. 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Good observation skills and communication skills (written/verbal).

Criminal Justice Department - Assistant: Assist in the Criminal Justice Department helping with assignments and criminal justice activities. Other office duties as assigned. Must be a criminal justice major.

E.S. French Liberal Arts - Office Assistant (R. Laible): Student will perform general office duties - answer phones, make appointments, etc. Keyboarding and computer skills an asset, but not necessity. Must be very dependable and able to man the office alone.

E.S. French Liberal Arts - Office Assistant (P. Berns): File, copy, and go to the library to return/pick-up DVD's and videos.

E.S. French Liberal Arts - Gallery Assistant: Student will serve as a host for gallery visitors during the posted weekly hours for the Peter L. Youngers Fine Art Gallery. Will also assist in creating materials for art exhibitions, installing and removing exhibitions, and assisting gallery directors.

E.S. French Music Department - Office Assistant: Take care of filing and sorting paperwork as well as music, cataloging new music for the instrumental and vocal programs, designing and working on concert programs, general administrative work, and promotional work for upcoming performances.

E.S. French English Department - Office Assistant: Strong writing skills and knowledge of ENG 121. Applicants with an 'A' in ENG 121 preferred. Job will require filing, delivering around campus, copying, basic cleaning tasks, record keeping, proofreading and finding very specific information in essays.

E.S. French Theatre Department - Stage Tech & Production Assistant: The student would be required to assist with building sets, setting up lighting and moving furniture around in various rehearsals and programming. Other duties include painting, sorting costumes, assisting with scene changes, organizing rehearsal, etc.

Event Center - Game Management/Ticket Takers: This position is responsible for game management at sporting events, primarily baseball and softball games. Duties include selling tickets, operating the scoreboard, concession stand attendant, and booth announcing. Night and weekend work is required.

Event Center - Game Management/Videographer: This position will be responsible for video recording all Northeastern athletic events and dubbing them for opposing team. The position requires evening and weekend work. Must be responsible, trustworthy and have the ability to work well with others.

Event Center - Game Management/Sound & Lighting Technician: Responsible for all lighting and sound during both Northeastern athletic events and event center games/events. The position requires all music and lighting set-ups to include introduction light shows. This position requires evening and weekend work.

Event Center - Game Management/Scoreboard & Shot Clock: This position will be responsible for operating the scoreboard and/or shot clock during both Northeastern athletic events and event center games/events. Training will be provided. This position requires evenings and weekend work.

Event Center - Game Management/Spot Lighters & Runners: This position will be responsible for operating the spot lights during introductions at both Northeastern athletic events and event center games/events. Training will be provided. Will also help with hospitality room and sweeping.

Event Center - Fitness Center Attendant: Monitor fitness center, including overall health, safety and security of patrons and equipment. Perform daily cleaning tasks as assigned. Prompt attention to schedule is required. Must be willing to be CPR certified.

Event Center - Concession Stand: Responsible for set-up and inventory, as well as lead operations and clean-up of the concession stand during all event center events. May also be assigned to baseball and soccer events. Must be able to lift 50 lbs., have cash handling skills and good customer service.

Event Center Athletics - Women's Volleyball Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Men's Basketball Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Women's Basketball Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Baseball Field Assistant: Responsible for laundry and cleaning uniforms for baseball team. Help with field maintenance and preparation for games. May include other duties, as well as running errands as needed.

Event Center Athletics - Softball Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Women's Soccer Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Men's Soccer Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center Athletics - Wrestling Assistant Manager: This position will be responsible for attending all practices to run clock and take stats. Game time also includes taking stats and set-up to include water, towels, uniform check-in and check-out.

Event Center - Sports Medicine Aid: Aid sports medicine staff with set-up for and coverage of athletic practices and games. Setting up water jugs and distributing water during practice and games. Provide basic first aid, taping and administrative work. Prefer athletic training or sports medicine major.

Admissions Office - Photography Assistant: Attend various campus events and take photos for marketing materials and social media. Must have knowledge of photography, be dependable and able to work on your own.

Admissions Office - Office Assistant: Basic office duties, answering phones, greet and assist customers at the counter, assist with bulk mailing projects, filing, computer data entry and other duties as assigned. Ability to alphabetize, organize and knowledge of proper phone etiquette.

Admissions Office - Recruitment Call Team: Main duties include correspondence with prospective students via written and telephone communication. Excellent phone skills. Other duties as assigned. Must be able to work from 3-5 p.m. and one to two hours after 5 p.m. at least one day a week.

Financial Aid - Office Assistant: Basic office duties, answering phones, greet and assist customers at the front counter, assist with bulk mailing projects, filing, computer data entry and other duties as assigned. Requirements: ability to alphabetize and proper phone etiquette.

Records - Office Assistant: Basic office duties, computer data entry, scanning, filing, assist with bulk mailing projects and other duties as assigned. Ability to alphabetize. Occasionally make phone calls to students.

Residence Life - Office Assistant: Basic office duties, computer data entry, filing, mailings, errands, answer phones, assist customers/students, copies and other duties as assigned. Qualifications: confidentiality a must and good customer service skills.

Student Success - Office Assistant: Excellent customer service skills needed with greeting students and assessing their needs. Will help with filing, sorting, tracking on spreadsheet, maintaining the computer lab, contacting students and scheduling appointments.

Bookstore - Store Assistant: A bookstore work study will utilize clerical skills, maintain inventory, operate the register, empty trash, vacuum, dust, assist with book returns, stock shelves, assist with sales at home games and provide good customer service.

Pete's Retreat - Retail Food Service: Sweep, mop, stock, wipe down tables, prepare food, take out trash nightly, dress in uniform, be prompt, and assist customers in a quick, accurate and friendly manner. Good customer service skills and the ability to follow written and verbal instructions a must.

Social Media - Assistant: Engage with students and community by attending campus events. Represent Northeastern online through official NortheastenJC accounts. Plan event coverage, edit photos and create content. Effective communication skills and positive attitude.

Monahan Library - Library Assistant: Shelve library materials, shelf reading, dusting and straightening books. Check in/out materials, mail pick-up, some vacuuming, cleaning tables, trash pick-up, and library database instruction. Qualifications: good customer service and communication skills.

Monahan Learning Center - DevEd Math Assistant: Office tasks including grading, counting data, creating documents and spreadsheets, making copies, and light cleaning. Qualifications: successfully completed MAT 055, familiar with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Good organizational and time management skills.

Monahan Learning Center Tutoring - Learning Assistant: Tutor students one-on-one or in small groups for college courses. General office duties include greeting clients, answering phone calls and scheduling appointments. Must have received a 'B' or higher in course you are tutoring. A 3.0 GPA is required.

EMS/Fire/Athletics - Office Assistant: Responsible for cleaning mannequins following CPR training courses. Position also requires some light cleaning duties, filing, typing, and customer service.

Auto Technology - Lab Assistant: Assist instructors with preparation of lab for students. This position is responsible for the inventory and stocking of supplies, repair and maintenance of lab tools and equipment, and some janitorial duties (dumping trash, restocking soap and towel dispensers, and cleaning).

Auto/Diesel/Wind Technology - Office Assistant: Duties will include a wide variety of tasks which provide assistance and support to the administrative assistant and instructors of the Auto, Diesel, and Wind Technology Programs. Such tasks will include photocopying, grading tests, and entering data.

Diesel Technology - Lab Assistant: Assist instructors with preparation of lab for students. This position is responsible for the inventory and stocking of supplies, repair and maintenance of lab tools and equipment, and some janitorial duties (dumping trash, and restocking of lab tools and equipment).

Wind Technology - Lab Assistant: Assist instructors with preparation of lab for students. This position is responsible for the inventory and stocking of supplies, repair and maintenance of lab tools and equipment, and some janitorial duties (dumping trash, restocking soap and towel dispensers, and cleaning labs).

Welding - Lab Assistant: Assist with preparation of lab for students. This position is responsible for the inventory and stocking of supplies, repair and maintenance of tools and equipment, and some janitorial duties (dumping trash, and restocking soap and towel dispensers).

Biology Department - BIO 201 & BIO 202 Lab Exam Tutor: Set-up/monitor evening lab exam study sessions. Assist instructor in procuring appropriate specimens for the lab exams. Requirements: earned an 85% of better in BIO 201 & BIO 202, able to work Monday and Tuesday evenings, have good people skills, and help students prepare for exams.

Biology Department - Faculty Assistant: Compile and categorize written materials such as case studies and test questions, organize and prepare lecture manipulatives for class, help grade labs, and help manufacture lecture models. Student must have an interest in biological science and have college level reading and writing skills.

Business Department - Business Office Assistant: Complete assigned office tasks including grading, compiling data in Excel, creating posters and other media in Word and/or Publisher, and other general office tasks. Qualifications: completion of an accounting course and strong attention to detail.

Business Department - Office Assistant: Complete assigned office tasks including grading, compiling data in Excel, working on promotional materials and other general office duties. Qualifications: proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and basic web navigations. Must be detail oriented.

Chemistry Department - Lab Assistant: Set-up and take down of chemistry labs, wash and put away dishes. Qualifications: must have good work ethic and math skills. High school chemistry preferred.

Biology/Chemistry Department - Lab Assistant: Job included lab preparation for biology and chemistry courses, making copies, grading papers, and running errands for science instructors. Lab clean-up and maintenance is also performed. Good work ethic and interest in lab work is preferred.

Math Department - Office Assistant (M. Vair): Assist in photocopying, grading papers and test reproduction. Qualifications: college level math abilities, completion of calculus preferred.

Math Department - Office Assistant (J. Garrett): Grade papers, help maintain grade book, type quizzes and notes, make copies, clean, and other general office duties. Position requirements: pass MAT 121, be prompt to work and come to work when scheduled.

Math/Science Department - Physics Lab Assistant: Set-up lab equipment before lab time, and grade physics and math homework. Qualifications: mechanically inclined, dependable and organized. Ideally have previous physics experience, completed MAT 121 or above.

Math/Science Department - Office Assistant: Help with a variety of administrative duties including typing, filing, mail, and grading and room maintenance. Students may also be asked to run errands around campus. Qualifications: good work ethic, willing to work, positive attitude and trustworthy.

Physical Plant - Office Assistant: Assist with general office duties and other tasks as needed. Candidate must be computer literate, have good work ethic, academically strong, able to handle confidential information appropriately, detail oriented and self-motivated.

Physical Plant - Custodial Assistant: This position consists of sweeping hallways/classrooms, cleaning out trash containers and replacing trash liners, cleaning whiteboards in classrooms, spot clean fingerprints on glass doors/windows and walls, and vacuuming carpets and entrance mats.

Physical Plant - Grounds Maintenance: Knowledge of operating power equipment, tractors, mowers and other grounds equipment. Must be able to lift 50 lbs., follow written and verbal instruction, and work in hot or cold weather conditions.

Alumni Office - Alumni Association Student Assistant: The student assistant will work cooperatively with the alumni executive director in carrying out the activities of the Alumni Association and the Alumni Heritage Center.

Document Center - Office Assistant: Help log-in all freight that arrives from UPS, post office, and FedEx. Notify students via email that they have packages to pick up. Help with delivery of copy jobs. Learn to run copy jobs on the Xerox equipment. Fold and stuff documents and envelopes.

Information Technology - Intern: Detail oriented, motivated and have strong work ethic. Familiar with current Windows Operating Systems. Training will occur in the installation and troubleshooting of hardware. Must be able to lift 5-50 lbs., bend, and climb.

Marketing Services - Marketing Assistant: Assist with day-to-day activities of the college's public information and marketing office. This includes the development of print materials (fliers, brochures, posters, newspaper ads, etc.) and writing of short news items on various classes, activities, etc.

Family Literacy Building Adult Education - Office Assistant: Will assist the coordinator and instructors with essential clerical duties including copying, data entry, filing, and other various tasks as assigned. Day and evening hours available. Must have computer skills (Excel and Word), and attention to detail.