On-Campus Student Jobs

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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, May 26, 2016

Student Life Complex Tutors - Summer & Fall Semester Positions- CITY CAMPUS
UNL Student Life Center
The Student Life Complex is now accepting applications for tutorial positions for summer and fall semesters! Tutors set their own availability and hours will vary based on courses/availability. Though we are currently accepting applications for ALL courses, here are a few specifics we are hoping to cover! 8 Week Session BIOS 213 BIOS 214 COMM 286 CYAF 150 LIFE 120 Mini-Session (6/06 to 8/11) AGRO 315 1st 5 Week Session CHEM 105 COMM 283 COMM 440 CRIM 211 CSCE 251 ETHN 212 HIST 246 MNGT 475 NUTR 100 NUTR 253 PHIL 213 SCMS 459 2nd 5 Week Session BLAW 300 ETHN 272 MRKT 346 POLS 363 Fall Semester AECN 325 AECN 357 AGRO 131 ARCH 240 ASCI 171 ASCI 251 BIOS 205 BIOS 206 BIOS 213 BIOS 214 BIOS 440 BLAW 300 BLAW 371 BLAW 372 CHEM 251 CHEM 443 CHME 442 CHME 452 CHME 462 CIVE 326 CNST 131 COMM 202 COMM 283 COMM 286 COMM 325 COMM 370 COMM 380 CRIM 221 CRIM 339 CRIM 403 CRIM 477 CSCE 156 CSCE 361 CSCE 451 CYAF 150 CYAF 222 CYAF 280 CYAF 333 CYAF 380 CYAF 382 ECON 211 ECON 212 ECON 215 ECON 417 EDPS 330 EDPS 459 ENGL 254 FINA 361 FINA 465 FORS 120 FREN 398 GERM 201 HIST 111 HIST 181 HIST 476A JOMC 487 LIFE 121 LIFE 121L MATH 203 MRKT 345 MRKT 346 MRKT 347 MRKT 443 MRKT 453 NRES 220 NUTR 131 NUTR 244 NUTR 250 NUTR 370 NUTR 371 NUTR 401 NUTR 450 PHIL 106 PHYS 222 PSYC 273 PSYC 428 SOCI 205 SOCI 206 SOCI 353 SOCI 355 SPAN 202 SPAN 210 STAT 218 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. We also hire graduate students! 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 Shannon Guy at sguy@huskers.com. Please include a PDF of your unofficial transcript. To access the application, login to Husker Hire Link http://www.unl.edu/careers.


Marketing & Sales Intern - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is seeking a MARKETING INTERN to assist with a wide array of marketing related initiatives including season ticket sales renewals, group sales solicitation, and overall campaign evaluation. DUTIES: •Work with Marketing Manager and Communications Coordinator to create compelling and cohesive messaging for season ticket holders •Make outbound phone calls to follow-up on group sales inquiries and lapsed season ticket holders- Provide performance recommendations based on past patron history •Build community awareness of upcoming Lied Center performances and outreach opportunities by establishing connections with local business and Lied sponsors •Distribute posters, flyers, and other materials throughout downtown Lincoln and to other key locations PAY: $10.50/hr - 15-20hours/week QUALIFICATIONS: Superior phone skills and the ability to work independently and efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are needed. Creative thinking and problem solving skills. Interest in or knowledge of the performing arts desirable, but not required. TO APPLY: Submit completed Lied Application Form (which can be found on Husker Hire Link), resume and cover letter to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu. Please include MARKETING & SALES INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.


Marketing Intern - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is hiring for a MARKETING INTERN to assist with a wide array of marketing related initiatives including group, corporate, and VIP ticket fulfillment, as well as managing the Lied Center's grassroots materials distribution to local businesses and sponsors. DUTIES: •Work with Marketing Manager to ensure superior group sales experience for all current clients •Periodically assist Marketing Manager on Lied Center performance nights with special events or with group coordination •Make outbound phone calls to follow-up on group sales inquiries •Build community awareness of upcoming Lied Center performances and outreach opportunities by establishing connections with local business and Lied sponsors •Distribute posters, flyers, and other materials throughout downtown Lincoln and to other key locations QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to work independently and efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are needed. Creative thinking and problem solving skills. Interest in or knowledge of the performing arts desirable, but not required. $10.50/HOUR: 15-20 HOURS/WEEK. Anticipated start date ASAP. TO APPLY: Submit a Lied application form, resume and cover letter to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu. Please include MARKETING INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.


Marketing Intern - Graphic Design - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
MARKETING INTERN-GRAPHIC DESIGN, will assist in designing all marketing materials, both print and electronic, for the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Projects will include direct mail, posters, displays, brochures, advertisements, emails, and more. Reporting to the Graphics Specialist, it is an excellent chance for a student to obtain real-world work experience, learn about client relations, and develop a wide array of pieces for a portfolio. This position is an important part of the marketing team for the Lied Center. DUTIES include: -Creating designs that support the overall brand of the Lied Center -Working with “internal clients” in education, development and sales departments to pitch project concepts and follow through with the project from start to finish -Maintaining organized electronic files, and other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Professional demeanor, attention to detail, and the desire to be a vital and consistent part of the marketing team. Proficiency in Adobe software including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Ability to work efficiently; organization and self-driven initiative are necessary. Possess creative thinking and concepting skills. Some experience with social media, web design, e-communications and video editing software preferred. Attention to detail and accuracy in work is a MUST. SALARY/HOURS: $10.50/hour; 15 hours/week. TO APPLY: Submit a Lied Center application (which can be found on Husker Hire Link), cover letter, resume, and 3-5 work samples to Kira Geiger, kgeiger2@unl.edu.


Customer Service Rep., Huskertech - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Technology Services
ITS is currently seeking a Customer Service Representative for Huskertech. Primary duties include providing customer support in the UNL Computer & Phone Shop including, but not limited to, assisting with purchases, returns, and product or service inquiries. QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent customer service skills, sales, data entry, billing, technical assistance, special projects, deliveries and advertising experience. Federal Work-Study preferred but not required. PAY/HOURS: $10/hr. Up to 29hrs/week during the academic year. Summer availability preferred. TO APPLY: Apply online at https://its-src.unl.edu/apply.


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 $9.00 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.


Digital Learning Center (DLC) Support Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Technology Services
ITS is currently seeking a Support Assistant for the Digital Learning Center in Love Library North. Primary duties include assisting UNL students at the DLC reception desk for check-in, check-out, and general assistance. Duties also include, but are not limited to, general communication with student users and faculty members, maintaining exam security, and providing general support for the student testing experience. QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent customer service skills, adherence to UNL confidentiality standards regarding sensitive information, and ability to perform duties in a courteous, friendly and professional manner. Applicants must be reliable and organized with excellent attention to detail. A functional knowledge of computers, including hardware/software trouble-shooting and proficient keyboarding skills, are required. Federal Work-Study preferred but not required. PAY/HOURS: $10/hour. Up to 29hrs/week. Hours are scheduled M-F between 8:30a & 3:00p and Sundays from 11:30a to 3:00p. This is a summer appointment with the possibility of an extension into the fall. (The fall hours would vary considerably due to increased DLC hours.) TO APPLY: Apply online at https://its-src.unl.edu/apply.


Housing IS Assistant- CITY CAMPUS
UNL Housing Technology Solutions (IS)
Duties and Responsibilities: Under direct supervision of the Client Systems Manager and/or appropriate project leader, Housing Technology Solutions Help Desk student employees will provide quality customer service to Housing staff to assist them with any technology needs. The duties include, but are not limited to, the following: • Answer incoming support phone calls, emails, and tickets • Keep support tickets up to date • Deploy new technology to housing areas • Troubleshoot computer and peripheral problems • Troubleshoot networking (wired and wireless) problems • Image and deploy computers • Keep data bases up to date • Setup Audio/Video equipment for events • Perform technology audits • Other duties as required Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to consistently accomplish each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. • Currently enlisted in classes at a higher education institute • Have a desire to develop interpersonal and technical skills • Must be able to follow verbal and written directions • Be able to work well in a team environment • Possess excellent customer service skills • Have basic knowledge of computer, peripherals, and networking operations • Experience using Microsoft Windows and Office products • Understand and utilize basic troubleshooting techniques • Regularly lift and carry packages and/or equipment up to 20lbs • Able to communicate fluently in the English language • Self-motivated to work and get tasks done • Clean and organized TO APPLY: To apply for this position please go to: http://www.unl.edu/housing/forms/information-systems-student-worker-application


Social Media Marketing Intern-EAST CAMPUS
4-H Youth Development
JOB DESCRIPTION University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension 4-H Youth Development is seeking a positive, organized, self-motivated social media marketing intern that’s eager to gain hands-on experience working in a startup environment. The ideal applicant must be able to multi-task, learn quickly, pay close attention to detail, and have strong problem-solving skills. An interest in education or positive youth development is a plus, and strong social media, computer and management skills are required. RESPONSIBILITES INCLUDE (but aren’t limited to): • Working with marketing team to update social media outlets by scheduling social media posts into Hootsuite • Researching new and creative campaign ideas • Developing and collecting content for multiple platforms, including social media, web, print and digital media • Working with marketing team to compile content and distribute newsletter • Updating and maintaining partnerships and contacts in CRM database REQUIREMENTS: • Ability to work 20-25 hours a week • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Must be at least a junior majoring in a communications, marketing, public relations, or similar field • Must poses strong computer skills (Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) • Must have a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, strong problem-solving and analytical abilities • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment TO APPLY: email your resume to samantha.gerken@unl.edu


Field/Laboratory Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Center for Plant Science Innovation
The Clemente Lab has openings for two undergraduate student workers. A major in a biological science field preferred. Must be able to do field work from morning to early afternoon. Field duties will include tagging plants, collecting leaf samples, and harvesting of selected plants. Lab work will involve extensive harvesting of seeds (soybeans, corn, wheat and sorghum), database entry, DNA isolation from plant tissue for PCR and Southerns. Skill in microbiology techniques useful but not required and can be taught. 20-25 hours per week at $9 per hour. Contact: Shirley Sato at ssato1@unl.edu. TO APPLY: email your resume to ssato1@unl.edu


Student Position - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Facilities Business Operations
Facilities Business Operations has an open student position with the following duties: • Account Reconciliations • Data Entry • Filing • Other general office duties • Flexible hours can be scheduled around the student's classes • Prefer at least a minimum of 10-15 hours per week between 8 AM and 5 PM office hours • Hiring rate will be $9.00 per hour TO APPLY: Please send resume to Supervisor: Luke Barnard lbarnard3@unl.edu (402) 472-4843


UNL Dairy Plant Student Crew Member - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Dairy Plant
Description: Come and make cheese and ice cream with us here on East Campus! Reliable, motivated students are needed immediately for assistance in the production of small batch, handcrafted dairy products. Flexible schedule, 10-30 hours a week, pays $9.00 per hour to start. All training provided. TO APPLY: Contact Jonathan Hnosko at jhnosko2@unl.edu with any questions you might have and stop by the UNL Dairy Store on East Campus for an application.


Field/Laboratory Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Center for Plant Science Innovation
The Mackenzie Lab is looking to hire a number of undergraduate students for mainly field work from the month of June to November, 2016. Working hours preferably 15-20 hours/week. Wage will be $10.00/hour. The work will involve but not restricted to plant thinning, taking measurements, bagging flowers, etc. The hires will need to have their own transportation with flexible working hours. TO APPLY: Submit resume and inquiries to ywamboldt2@unl.edu.


Animal Care Worker Viral Free Mouse Lab - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Animal Science
Clean mouse lab needs a hard-working, reliable student to help with maintenance and stocking of supplies. ~flexible hrs/day TO APPLY: email your resume to skurz2@unl.edu


Student Worker --EAST CAMPUS
UNL HAPPI Business Center
The Agronomy and Horticulture department is looking for a responsible and dependable student to complete the following duties: • Capture video of turfgrass research and extension events during the summer and possibly into the next academic year. • Professionally edit the footage into short video segments with Adobe Premiere or similar software. • Create design templates for graphics and segments that can be used in each video. • Post and maintain videos on our YouTube channel. Requirements: • Knowledge and experience to work with video editing software like Adobe Premiere or similar platform. • Experience with other graphic design software such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and Flash, preferred but not required. • Ability to communicate effectively with faculty and staff. • Video needs to be of professional quality and can be used to build your videography portfolio. • Available to work a minimum of 10 hours a week. More hours available if desired. Hours include production time, which can be completed off-campus. Several hours on campus required weekly to shoot video. • Schedules are flexible and great for students taking summer courses. TO APPLY: If you are interested in this position, please contact Bill Kreuser at wkreuser2@unl.edu or at 402.472.1869.


Child Care Student Employee - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Children's Center
Work at the UNL Children's Center - Assist the full time teaching staff 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. Must be certified in CPR/First Aid within 30 days of employment. $9.00/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.


Student Custodian - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Housing
We are looking for a student to work 20-40 hours per week during the summer. Basic custodial knowledge. Ability to lift 35lbs. Ability to work independently. Salary starts at 9.75/hour. Position starting in May and continuing through the summer. TO APPLY: Please contact Betty at 402 472-1028 for application information.


Student Painter/Maintenace Worker - EAST CAMPUS
UNL Housing
Perform painting and minor repairs or preventative maintenance in a Residence Hall and apartment setting. QUALIFICATIONS: 1) Ability to lift 25-50 lbs. 2) Basic painting skills 3) Knowledge and ability to perform minor repairs and routing maintenance SALARY/HOURS: $9.75/hour during the summer for 15-40 hours/week TO APPLY: Send and e-mail to glokie1@unl.edu or call 402 472-1028


Student Worker -EAST CAMPUS
UNL HAPPI Business Center
2 WEEK EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY University of Nebraska Popcorn Breeding Project Job Responsibilities • Assist popcorn breeding program with planting preparations • Assist with packaging seed for planting • Located on East Campus Requirements • No experience is necessary • Be able to work in dusty conditions and with popcorn • Be able to work during the hours of 8am- 4pm. • Be able to lift up to 40lbs occasionally Benefits • Gain knowledge about how plant breeding programs operate • Flexible Schedule • Good work experience • Start immediately TO APPLY: If interested please contact Christine Smith University of Nebraska csmith116@unl.edu


Campus Engagement/Marketing Intern - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is seeking a CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT/MARKETING INTERN to manage the Lied's programs and brand awareness on the UNL campus. DUTIES: •Create and execute action plan for students, faculty and staff to establish a consistent Lied Center presence on campus. •Coordinate all components of the Lied Center’s Big Red Lied Experience initiative that presents two free performances to UNL students •Manage reservations, scheduling, and staffing for festival booths including Big Red Welcome, Get Rec’d, and others •Help to achieve and surpass established ticket sales and distribution goals for all performances •Other duties, as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: •Excellent people skills and the ability to network widely across campus •Organization and self-driven initiative •Experience with social media, e-communications, and program coordination preferred TO APPLY: Submit a Lied Center Application form (which can be found on Husker Hire Link), resume and cover letter to Matthew Boring at mboring2@unl.edu. Please include CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT INTERN APPLICATION in the subject line.


Landscape Services-CITY CAMPUS
UNL Landscape Services
Work Study and Student Workers-City Campus Work Study and Student workers are needed at Landscape Services. We have positions available on both our Construction and Irrigation crews. Starting wage is $9.00 per hour. Our normal work schedule is 7:00 am-3:30 pm, M-F. Job entails all aspects of Landscape Construction and Irrigation 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. If you have questions call Susan Budler (472-1229) or e-mail at sbudler1@unl.edu.