On-Campus Student Jobs

On-campus Search Tips

Many on-campus jobs are filled by word-of-mouth or in-house ads and may not appear on our listings. Contact any departments of interest directly. The following departments maintain their own web listings:

Tips for Applying

  • Consider your favorite retailers, services and organizations as potential employers.
  • Apply early to get a head-start on the competition
  • Write a resume and have it reviewed by Career Services
  • Prepare an outfit appropriate for an interview
225 NEBRASKA UNION 20 Minute Walk-ins | Hour Appointments through MyPLAN

On-campus Search Tips

Many on-campus jobs are filled by word-of-mouth or in-house ads and may not appear on our listings. Contact any departments of interest directly. The following departments maintain their own web listings:

Tips for Applying

  • Consider your favorite retailers, services and organizations as potential employers.
  • Apply early to get a head-start on the competition
  • Write a resume and have it reviewed by Career Services
  • Prepare an outfit appropriate for an interview
225 NEBRASKA UNION 20 Minute Walk-ins | Hour Appointments through MyPLAN

Student worker positions are only available to students who are enrolled, regularly attending classes at, and working for the university as a form of merit-based student financial assistance provided through the university. Employment in student worker positions will not be covered by any program of unemployment insurance.

Jobs updated Thursday, September 18, 2014

Student Life Complex Tutors - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Student Life Center
The Student Life Complex is now accepting applications for tutorial positionsl! Tutors set their own availability and hours will vary based on courses/availability. WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ALL COURSES! Here are just a few of the specific needs we are looking to fill: AECN 141 Intro to Econ of Agri. AGRO 131 Plant Science AHIS 221 Italian Renaissance ASCI 100 Fund Ani Bio BIOC 321 Elements of Bioc COMM 201 Intro to Research Methods CRIM 403 Crim Just Org & Admin CSCE 156 Computer Science II ECON 365 FIN Institutns&MKTS HIST 326 Algeria & France MATH 489 Stochastic Procress MECH 300 Thermal Systems & DSGN MECH 324 Strength & Materials MECH 342 Kinematics MNGT 437 Supply Chain Risk Management PAY: Undergraduate pay is $9.00 an hour! REQUIREMENTS: We require all tutors to be at least Junior standing at UNL with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Tutors are eligible to tutor any course in which they received an A- or higher or prerequisites for those courses (ie: if you got an A- in MATH 104, you could also tutor MATH 101 or MATH 100A if interested). TO APPLY: Please complete the attached application, listing any and all courses you'd be interested in tutoring, and email it to Andrea Einspahr at aeinspahr@huskers.com. Please include a PDF of your unofficial transcript. To access the application, login to Husker Hire Link http://www.unl.edu/careers. For assistance with Husker Hire Link, contact Career Services, 225 NE Union, 402.472.3145

EMG (Extension Master Gardener) Social Media Intern/Student Worker Position - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Agronomy and Horticulture
Job Responsibilities: • Monitor and report FB page and blog analytics on a monthly basis using template provided. • Help monitor FB/blog comments when volunteers are on vacation/need assistance • Revamp blog site to a new template - new widgets on sidebar? • Assist EMGs in helping them or guest bloggers put up their materials • Provide ‘how-to’ tips and documentation as needed Skills and experience required or preferred: • Knowledge or desire to learn basics of Wordpress blogging platform • Knowledge of basic HTML (so you can troubleshoot formatting issues in the source code/ text editor) • Knowledge or desire to learn latest methods for tracking FB and Blog (Google Analytics) metrics TO APPLY: Please contact Terri James at tjames2@unl.edu to apply

Mail Room Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Mail and Distribution Services
Various jobs in mail room, assist in metering mail and help in sorting and traying mail. Must have valid Drivers License and good driving record. Pay is $7.50 for 20-25 hrs/wk. HOW TO APPLY: PHONE OR IN PERSON, 402-472-9970, 1100 N 17TH, Mail Room. Morning hours needed.

Lab Research Technician
UNL Psychology Department
Job duties: Take primary responsibility for maintenance and health of bird colony, including daily weighing and feeding, checking overall health of each animal, interfacing with veterinarians, and overseeing animal care by research assistants. Set up and perform experiments, trains birds, collect data records, maintain laboratory data base and procedure manuals. Supervise research assistants, training them in basic animal care and handling and in experimental procedures and practices. Supervise maintenance and organization in lab area, order laboratory supplies and maintain inventories of animal food, materials, and equipment. Required qualifications: Animal science or related degree, some animal handling or care experience. Preferred qualifications: Bird handling or care experience, experience drawing blood. Requires availability on holidays and weekends (about one per month). To apply, please send letter of application and resume to jstevens5@unl.edu

UNL Transit Bus Drivers - CITY / EAST CAMPUSES
UNL Parking & Transit Services
Immediately seeking student drivers to drive University buses. $9.25/hour with flexible scheduling. Mainly evening hours transporting faculty, staff, and students around campus. Must have valid NE or US driver's license with good driving record, and pass drug test. Must be 19 years of age at time of application. International students welcome, but must already have or obtain driver's license PRIOR TO applying. Excellent Commercial Driver's License training provided! We pay for your training and Class B Bus CDL. TO APPLY: Resume not necessary. Simply pick up an application at Parking & Transit Services, 1931 North Antelope Valley Parkway (the Transportation Services building just North of the traffic light at Military Rd and North Antelope Valley Parkway intersection). If you have questions, feel free to contact Mr. Ron Fuller at 402.472.8436 or by email, rfuller1@unl.edu.

Child Care Student Employee - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Children's Center
Work at the UNL Children's Center - Assist the Lead and Assistant Teachers with the care of the children. We have eleven different classrooms serving children ages 6 weeks to 6 years of age. Must be student attending UNL with an interest in working with children with preference given to education majors. Training will be provided. Schedules are done on a Monday - Wednesday - Friday or Tuesday - Thursday basis. Substitute hours are available as well. $7.50/hour for 5-20 hours/week. TO APPLY: Email unlchildrenscenter@unl.edu with hours that you are available to work and your major course of study. Please list your phone number. Application and Qualification forms to be completed and are available through Husker Hire Link, Career Services' online job listing service at www.unl.edu/careers. This application and qualification form is attached to this job posting in Husker Hire Link. For assistance with Husker Hire Link, visit Career Services at 225 Nebraska Union.

Dishwasher - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Children's Center
Work at the UNL Children's Center. Employee will gather dishes from the classrooms and be responsible for washing in an industrial machine. The morning dishwasher will also be responsible for setting up the dish cart for the lunchtime meal. Work area will need to be cleaned by dishwasher at the end of every shift. Trash and recycling will be taken out by dishwasher as well. Must be a student at UNL. Must be a self starter who can work on own in a timely manner in a fast paced environment. PAY/HOURS: $7.50/hour. Thursday morning hours are currently available with the opportunity to add additional hours as available. Hours worked per week will vary based on the shift taken.TO APPLY: send email indicating interest and availability to unlchildrenscenter@unl.edu.

Student Worker - Procurement Services Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL University Services
Procurement Services is looking for a responsible individual to provide troubleshooting and support of procurement systems. This will include telephone and email support for eSHOP and eBID. Additional duties will include general office work as well as supporting various projects within the office. This position will need to provide excellent customer service and will be working with a diverse customer base. QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be a quick learner with good computer knowledge and skills, self-starter, organized, and task oriented. Work Study eligible students preferred, but not necessary. (Proof of eligibility will be required during the interview process). Excellent verbal and communication skills are mandatory for this position. Applicants must be a quick learner with good computer knowledge and skills, self-starter, organized, and task oriented. Excellent verbal and communication skills are mandatory for this position. PAY/HOURS: $10.00/hour, able to work up to 20 hours/week, 8am-5pm Monday – Friday. TO APPLY: Submit resume and cover letter to sarah.rowe@unl.edu.

Web & Database Technician - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Academic Services and Enrollment Management
Job Description: Office of Admissions is looking for a dependable, motivated and detail oriented student, with background and interest in small coding projects in any of these languages; SQL, ASP.net, C#, HTML, Java script, etc. Qualifications/Duties: Student must possess coding ability and aptitude. Hours: 15-20 hours/week, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Questions: Contact Rob Klucas, rklucas@unl.edu or 402-472-6202 TO APPLY: Apply online at: http://admissions.unl.edu/connect/student-jobs.aspx

Student Worker - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Exploratory & Pre-Professional Advising Center (EXPLORE Center)
Education Abroad, the Explore Center and First-Year Experience & Transition Programs are looking for one to two student workers to provide various types of office support at their combined front desk. Duties to include greeting visitors, answering phones, scheduling appointments, entering data (Excel, MyPLAN and MyWorld), delivering mail to offices within walking distance, copying, scanning, some light cleaning and other projects and duties as assigned. There are a few optional evening/weekend opportunities for activities such as proctoring Practice LSATs and assisting with Pre-Departure Orientation. Previous customer service experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office desired. Experience with Adobe and InDesign and prior international or study abroad experience helpful. $7.25/hr for 10-20 hrs/wk. TO APPLY: Application can be found at http://go.unl.edu/ls127studentapp or picked up from 127 Love Library South. Submit application, resume and availability via email to (rmathis4@unl.edu), fax (402-472-3630) or in person (127 Love Library South). Questions can be directed to Rebecca Mathis (402-472-5358; rmathis4@unl.edu).

Custodian Student Worker - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Nebraska East Union
Student workers needed for weekend custodial duties at the Nebraska East Union. Friday through Monday, 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. PAY: Starting pay is $9.00/hour. TO APPLY: Apply by stopping by the Nebraska East Union Office, Room 314 on the third floor of the Nebraska East Union.

Student Staff - CITY CAMPUS
UNL TRiO Programs
Educational Talent Search (ETS) would like to hire one student staff member for the fall and spring semesters. Start dates are as soon as possible. Position requires basic office duties, data entry, light graphic design for flyers, and other duties as needed. QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate must have experience working with filing systems and confidential information; possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, telephone etiquette, Microsoft Office knowledge, data entry skills, and the ability to work with diverse populations. PAY/HOURS: $7.25/hour. The hours needed are: Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10:30am-1:00pm. However, there is room for flexibility and the addition of hours. TO APPLY: Please pick up an application at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Office of TRIO Programs, Educational Talent Search (ETS), 229 Canfield Administration Building. For more information please call Beth Jacobson at (402) 770-9814. Workstudy students are encouraged to apply.

Survey Coder - CITY CAMPUS
UNL College of Arts & Sciences
Are you looking for research experience? Help with an NSF funded doctoral research project is needed for 10-20 hours per week. The study involves examining interviewer voice characteristics in asking survey questions during telephone surveys. Work will start immediately. Pay is $8 per hour. Schedules are flexible. TO APPLY: Interested people should contact Nuttirudee (Fay) (voicecoders@gmail.com) and send resume.

NET News Intern
NE Educational Telecommunications (NET)
Experience will be focused on radio/television/digital reporting and interactive journalism. The intern will work with NET News reporters and producers and receive instruction on best practices and hands-on training on producing stories for multiple platforms. Intern may be asked to pitch story ideas and provide research assistance to staff. Students must be a junior or senior in good academic standing and have completed at least two journalism courses. They will be expected to stay abreast of current events and to follow NET News content on radio, television, online and social media. If appropriate, intern may be asked to work toward producing at least one radio, television or digital news story to be evaluated by news personnel for possible use on NET Television, NET Radio, or the NET News website. 10-15 hours per week paid position. To apply, send resume to clund@netnebraska.org and sguthrie@netnebraska.org

NET Television Production Intern/Student
NE Educational Telecommunications (NET)
Intern will gain knowledge and experience in video production, Avid editing, remote broadcasts and television studio production. Create and edit short video segments for online & broadcast. Develop documentary organizational skills including research, writing, shooting, editing and post production. Assist in the set up and production of programming originating from NET remote trucks. Assist producer with show preparation, relay game statistics to graphics operator and on-air talent. Assist producers videotaping projects on location. Share responsibility for cataloging and record keeping of video tape, still photos, and other research materials collected for television programs. Assist in gathering information for documentaries and other projects. Assist producers during live and taped studio-based programs. Junior or Senior-level college student majoring in Broadcasting or a related field. Must be highly organized, detail-oriented and able to organize multiple projects. Must have strong computer, communication skills and professionalism . Must be able to work well with others. 10-20 hours per week paid position. To apply, send resume to clund@netnebraska.org and sguthrie@netnebraska.org

NET Web /Interactive Media Intern
NE Educational Telecommunications (NET)
The Web/Interactive Media Intern is responsible for creating, updating and maintaining visually appealing educational web sites, eBooks and interactive projects for the NET Interactive Educational Media Group. Responsibilities may include: Update database sites with metadata, graphics, video and content. Create, update and maintain podcasts, video clips, features and multimedia assets for the NET CMS and Educational media resources. Assist in the development of a social media presence through Facebook, twitter, YouTube among others for education and outreach. Provide graphic and/or web programming support for a variety of web, eBook and interactive educational content. Create original graphical icons; size and correct images (icons and photos); create interactive web or eBook elements, including use of audio and animation. Video production and/or assistance for releases, logs, disks; help with scheduling; responsible for props or craft services; assist and take charge of still photography on a video shoot; serve as quality control and continuity to monitor scripts and scan video monitor for issues. Experience with content creation for various Content Management and Learning Management Systems (Drupal, Moodle, Blackboard, etc). 10-15 hours per week paid position. To apply, send resume to clund@netnebraska.org and sguthrie@netnebraska.org

Student Ticket Office Worker - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
Hiring UNL students for Lied Center for Performing Arts ticket sales. Starting rate: $7.90/hour for 10-20 hours/week. Preferred availability needed for Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the day. The job will also require occasional evening hours up to 8 p.m. and weekend hours as needed for performances. Must be detail-oriented, have excellent phone and keyboarding skills, previous customer service, sales, and cash-handling experience and communicates clearly. Prefer students who will be available for summer work as well. $7.90/hour for 10-20 hours per week. TO APPLY: E-mail a completed Lied Center Application Form to Jesse Dillman at jdillman@unl.edu, or drop it off at the Lied Center Ticket Office, 301 N 12th M-F between 11am and 5:30pm. Applications are available in Husker Hire Link.

UNL Operations Center Student Assistant - #1251 - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
Monitor the operational integrity of the UNL network, the continuing operation of UNL systems and data centers and a campus alarm system. Assist customers calling into a 24-hour-a-day/7-day-a-week UNL Operations Center serving the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, State of Nebraska, Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln, governmental agencies. Provide tier one support for networking, systems and datacenter operations. Monitor all types of alarms (fire, security and temperature, equipment) for the University. Answer incoming calls for the University, State and County/City personnel and offices. Provide basic audio conferencing services and provide after hours answering services and support. Demonstrate knowledge of computer and networking terminology. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written. Proven problem solving and diagnostic skills. Must be able to remain calm in emergency situations. 1) Reasonably flexible and hard working, 2) Hours arranged as position is a 24-hour operation, must be able to work a variety of 1st (8am-5pm) and 2nd shifts (4pm-12 midnight), including evenings and weekends, 3) Must have a valid operator's license. $8.20/hour, 20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Apply online at http://its.unl.edu/jobs.

Market Research Analyst
Whale Path, Inc
Whale Path is a venture backed, on-demand business research platform for corporate customers. Our unique platform combines the power of big data analytics with the knowledge and a network of Market Analysts. Facilitating leading and/or participating in research projects in your area of expertise. Performing market and competitive research and analysis through primary and secondary sources. Sourcing data and conducting in-depth data analyses using quantitative and qualitative research methods. Interpreting data, formulating reports and making qualitative analysis based on you research findings. Generating and supplying analytical content and results in the presentable format. Research Project Examples: Market size and trends Competitive analysis SWOT analysis Data analysis and mining Predictive statistical modeling Regression analysis

Student Tutor - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Student Support Services
To assist Student Support Services’ students in learning course material and developing study skills so that they may achieve satisfactory performance in a course. Responsibilities: 1. Meet with assigned student tutees on a regular basis. During tutoring sessions, tutors will determine tutorial objectives, prepare learning activities, and help tutees enhance their understanding of concepts and skills required by the course. 2. Complete tutee/tutor evaluations at the end of four-week periods for each tutee. The evaluation includes your assessment of the effectiveness of the tutoring sessions (e.g. tutee’s course grade, attendance, comprehension of material). 3. Submit time sheets weekly to the Tutoring Coordinator documenting session date, and time with tutor’s and tutee’s signatures. 4. Attend tutor training and workshops, mandatory attendance to continue employment. 5. Inform the Tutoring Coordinator of any worrisome academic or personal problems of tutees so that appropriate action or referral can be made. We are seeking tutors for all courses. QUALIFICATIONS: •Tutors must be UNL undergraduate or graduate students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. •Tutors must be strongly committed to learning and must be sensitive to the individual problems of a wide range of students. •Tutors need strong interpersonal communication skills in order to express ideas clearly to under prepared students. PAY/HOURS: $7.50/hour for approximately 20 hours/week (this number will vary). TO APPLY: Applications can be found online at http://www.unl.edu/trio/sss/tutors.shtml or in person at 220 Canfield Administration Building. Applications must be printed and turned in to the Student Support Services office.

Student IS Technician - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Housing
Want a great place to work on campus and get job experience while in school? * Position Responsibilities include * Work with team members to solve problems and plan future technologies * Troubleshoot and repair computer hardware problems * Troubleshoot and repair Windows computer problems * Help users with software problems * Install and replace Microsoft Windows * Work well on a team * Provide phone help desk support * Choose and manage independent IS projects * Ability to maintain customer service in occasional stressful circumstances * Technical Support experience a plus * Multiple positions open * QUALIFICATIONS: * Two years experience with computers * Knowledge of Microsoft Windows * Knowledge of Microsoft Office * Provide work schedule of 12 to 15 hours weekly and up to full time during the summer. * Lift and carry up to 50 lbs. $10.15/hour. TO APPLY: Apply online at http://Housing.Unl.Edu/isjobs.

Undergraduate Student Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Graduate Studies
The Office of Graduate Studies has an opening for undergraduate student assistant. Employment will begin at the beginning of the fall semester or slightly before if the student is available. Position will assist in evaluating, researching, and entering information regarding prospective graduate students in a Customer Relationship Management system for the purpose of recruitment. The Office of Graduate Studies is seeking a responsible, effective communicator with excellent organization and accuracy for data entry with the ability to follow directions. Student Assistant must have familiarity with conversational English, as well as proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other Office applications. Applicant should be capable of performing in-depth Internet searches, have a sharp eye for detail and possess the ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced office environment with minimal supervision. Student must be able to work at least 12 hours between 8am-5pm Monday through Friday during the fall semester. Hourly wage is $7.25. TO APPLY: Contact Kevin Ashmos at kevin.ashmos@unl.edu for an application.

Temporary Student Worker - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Agronomy and Horticulture
The job is temporary in Agronomy and Horticulture Department from September 12 to October 31; Student would be helping with harvest of corn and soybeans on experimental research plots off campus (cutting, weighing, drying, separating, etc.). Must have one or more full days available to be out in the field. Must be able to work outside and use hand tools. Must be able to drive a university vehicle. No weekends. Flexible schedule. Pay is anywhere from $8.50 to $10.50/hr depending on experience and class status (ie Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior). TO APPLY: Contact Denise Wally at 402-617-1915 or kwally2@unl.edu if interested.

Landscape Services - CITY & EAST CAMPUS
UNL Landscape Services
Work Study and Student Workers-City and East Campus Work Study and Student workers are needed at Landscape Services. We have positions available on both City & East Campuses. Starting wage is $8.50 per hour. Our normal work schedule is 7:00 am-3:30 pm, M-F. Job entails all aspects of Landscape Maintenance. A valid driver’s license is required and you must have at least 7 points remaining of 12 points on your driving record to be eligible for employment. You must be at least 18 years old. TO APPLY: Applications are available online http://fmo.unl.edu/landscape-services/student-employment, at the City Campus Office, 1309 N. 17th St. or at the East Campus Office, East Campus Loop (north of Tractor Test). If you have questions call Susan Budler (472-1229) or e-mail at sbudler1@unl.edu.

Graphic Designer - CITY CAMPUS
Daily Nebraskan
The Daily Nebraskan is seeking a part-time graphic artists to join our growing marketing team. This position works directly with the marketing department and the Student Sales Manager. The position requires experience in Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe, Quark. Must be able to multitask. Ideal candidate will create print and online ads as well as help brand the The DN at several special events. This is a hands on job that will be a fabulous feature on your resume! The DN offers an educational and fun learning environment. You are paid per project. TO APPLY: Apply online or visit us at the Daily Nebraskan; Nebraska Union, Lower Level, (under Wells Fargo) or email your resume to pbillheimer2@unl.edu or call 402-472-2589.

Broomball Sports Officials - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Campus Recreation
Hiring Intramural Sports Officials for Broomball. Current UNL Students. QUALIFICATIONS: Current UNL Student PAY/HOURS: $8.85/hour, 2-15 hours/week. TO APPLY: Please attend the training meeting on Tuesday, September 23, at 4:30pm at Campus Recreation.

Volleyball Officials for Intramural Sports - PRIMARILY CITY CAMPUS
UNL Campus Recreation
Volleyball Officials for Intramural Sports. Current UNL Students. PAY/HOURS: $8.35/hour, 8-20 hours/week. TO APPLY: Attend the meeting on Tuesday, September 30, at 4:30 Campus Recreation Center.