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Morrill Hall Nebraska State Museum
Morrill Hall is seeking a Work Study student to join our public services team. Duties include working at Morrill Hall’s front desk and in museum gift shop, and presenting birthday party activities and programs. We are searching for a reliable student who enjoys interacting with people and especially children. Cash handling, retail, and customer service experience preferred. Work 15-20 hours per week including weekends, special events and most Thursday nights. We have a convenient, fun environment. $7.85 per hour. TO APPLY: Applications are available at the front desk of Morrill Hall. Contact Pam Sniff at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (402) 472-2637 with questions.
Landscape & Nursery Crew - CITY & EAST CAMPUS
UNL Landscape Services
Student workers are needed at Landscape Services on our Landscape Crews. We have positions available on both City & East Campuses. Starting wage is $8.00/hour. Our normal work schedule is 7:00 am-3:30 pm, M-F, we will work around your class schedule. Job entails all aspects of Landscape Maintenance & Nursery Production. A valid drivers 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://www.unl.edu/landscape/), 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 email@example.com.
Student Worker - Nebraska Educational Telecommunications - EAST CAMPUS
NE Educational Telecommunications (NET)
NET is in search of hardworking students to assist us with a variety of general customer service tasks including setting up and providing technical support for events and routine building maintenance. Part-time positions for students who are detail-oriented, have excellent computer skills, organizational skills, interpersonal skills, the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, and work independently. 15-20 hours/week. TO APPLY: Submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Laboratory Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Biological Sciences
Student worker needed to assist with research especially genetic selection for Drosophila melanogaster resistance to a fly pathogen. $10/hour, 10 hours per week. TO APPLY: Contact Dr. L. Harshman by phone at 402-483-7753 or Li Ko at 402-219-2913.
Learning Spaces Trainee Developer, Job #1344 - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
The UNL ITS Learning Spaces is seeking an individual with good customer service skills, who is organized and self-motivated to fill our open student worker Learning Spaces Developer position. The individual must have good attention to detail skills, basic knowledge of computers, verbal and written communication skills, and an understanding of web development languages and databases. This position will be responsible for developing and supporting the Learning Spaces web based operational management software, gathering and analyzing data, and provide support to Learning Spaces customers. $8.40 per hour, Up to 20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Apply at http://its.unl.edu/jobs.
Technical Research/Writer - Job #1235 - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
Immediate opening. 20 hours a week. Responsible for creating and writing various types of user documentation, including how-to guides, references, manuals, cheat sheets, or instructions. Position will need to be able to gather and research information creating clear and concise documents to be used for planning purposes. Qualifications - Excellent Written and verbal communication skills; attention to detail; team player; ability to self-direct work activity as well as take direction; Microsoft Office Suite experience. $9.00 per hour, Up to 20 hours per week. Academic Year + Summer Hrs Possible. TO APPLY: Apply at http://its.unl.edu/jobs/.
Telephone Interviewer - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Bureau of Sociological Research (BOSR)
The Bureau of Sociological Research is taking applications for telephone interviewers to conduct social research – no sales or solicitation. Evening and weekend hours are available. Workers are requested to commit to a minimum of 12 hours per week (three 4-hour shifts) while studies are in progress. Applicants must be willing to work four weekend shifts each month. This position pays $8.50/hour. The telephone interviews are conducted in Benton Hall. Applicants should be available to work through the summer. TO APPLY: Application forms and more information are available online at http://bosr.unl.edu/telephone-interviewer
Explore Center Student Worker - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Exploratory & Pre-Professional Advising Center
The Exploratory and Pre-Professional Advising Center is looking for a student worker to provide various types of office support during May, June and July. Additionally, the student worker will assist with New Student Enrollment (NSE) June 9th-July 11th. Office duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, scheduling appointments, entering data, filling spinning racks with printouts, delivering campus mail to offices within walking distance, copying, scanning, recycling, some light cleaning and other projects and duties as assigned. NSE duties include greeting students and leading them in small group discussions while they’re waiting to be advised. Training will be provided. Work Study award for Summer 2014 is required. Ability to work 9:30-12:30 and 1:30-2:30 preferred. $7.25 per hour for 15-20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Application can be found at http://cas.unl.edu/studentapp.pdf or picked up from 127 Love Library South. Return application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax at (402) 472-3630 or in person to 127 Love Library South. Please contact Mikayla Tegler at (402) 472-3605 or email@example.com with questions.
Office Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Academic Services and Enrollment Management
The Office of Admissions is looking for someone to provide general office support. Qualifications/Duties: •Assisting with variety of mailings •Keeping inventory and shipment of Admissions materials •Preparation for Admissions events •Maintaining the university state cars for the office of admissions •Requires a valid driver's license Hours: Work hours are 10-15 per week Monday - Friday (8am - 5pm) If you have additional questions, contact Kelli Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org TO APPLY: Apply at: http://admissions.unl.edu/connect/student-jobs.aspx
Work-Study Receptionist - CITY CAMPUS
UNL College of Education and Human Sciences
College of Education and Human Sciences Advising Center is looking an additional new student employee to start this summer. Applicants MUST be Freshman or Sophomore and have a major within the College of Education and Human Sciences. Students must be able to greet visitors, answer phone, schedule appointments, and assist advisers as needed. The office is looking for someone who is available during the summer and continue through the academic year, as well as be available to work additional hours during school breaks. Student employees will work 12-20 hours per week during the summer and 5-8 hours per week during the academic year. Also, applicants MUST be approved for Federal Work Study to work for the Fall and Spring semesters (you do not have a qualify for FWS for summer). TO APPLY: Please email email@example.com or stop by Henzlik Hall Student Services, 105 to receive an application. Contact Jennifer Hartig at 472-8625 for questions regarding this position. Application will be accepted until April 16, 2014
Customer Service/Production Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Instructional Design Center
Work Study Customer Service/Production Assistant at the Instructional Design Center Help Design Center customers order posters, copies and other print materials and services. Assist with printing, laminating and trimming posters. Scan and copy documents. Front counter, phone and cash register responsibilities. Qualifications: Must be eligible for Federal work study. Customer service experience desired. Advertising, marketing, art and related majors preferred. Preference given for copywriting, CSS, or graphic design experience. Sophomore or junior standing. Salary Range: Beginning salary = $7.90/hour Duration: weekdays, except during fall, spring and holiday breaks. Approximate hours/week: 10-20, approximately 11am – 2pm. Instructional Design Center, 46 Henzlik Hall, 1430 Vine Street, Lincoln City Campus TO APPLY: Contact Valerie Crook at firstname.lastname@example.org. Open until filled.
Student Intern - Events Coordination
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is seeking a student intern to assist in events coordination of performances and rentals at the Lied Center. Duties Include: 1. Assist with selling artist merchandise. 2. Transport artists to/from airport, hotel and Lied Center/UNL. 3. Coordinate catering and pick up food/hospitality items for artists. 4. Assist with volunteer usher program. 5. Monitor small events while event is taking place in the building. 6. Other events coordination duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS: Must be able to multi-task and be detail-oriented, friendly and outgoing. Ability to focus on job at hand and complete given tasks in an efficient and timely manner is key to success of Front of House department. Excellent communication skills desired. A working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheets is required, along with cash handling experience. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive a UNL van. An interest in or experience with event planning is highly desired. PAY/HOURS: $8.50/hour for approximately 10-15 hours/week and some nights and weekends, depending on event schedule. Seeking someone to begin soon and work through the Fall semester and longer, if possible TO APPLY: Please complete a Lied Center Application Form and email it, along with a cover letter and resume, to the attention of Natalie Stroud at email@example.com. Or, apply in person at the Lied Center’s Administrative Offices, 301 N 12th St between 8-5 (office closed noon to 1 pm) Monday – Friday.
Temporary Creative Consultant - Graphic Design Creation Position, Job #1333b - Work Thru Summer 2014 - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
Information Technology Services is seeking a temporary student worker to join our team. NOTE: This student appointment is Immediate, however, a Temporary Appointment running through the end of the 2014 Summer Term. You will work on a student team in a highly creative and collaborative environment. You will learn new technology and develop problem-solving skills. Creativity and enthusiasm for new technology is highly valued on our team. Duties include graphic design creation and editing utilizing appropriate software. Consulting with team members and clients on design projects. Knowledge of graphic based software such as Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator, User Experience/Interface (mobile/web) desired. $8.40/hour; up to 20 hours/week. TO APPLY: Apply online at http://its.unl.edu/jobs/
Federal Work-Study Student Assistant - EAST CAMPUS
University of Nebraska College of Law
The College of Law Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic (E-Clinic) is seeking one part-time, undergraduate, federal work-study student to perform general office duties when the E –Clinic’s part-time Legal Assistant is not available. Specific duties include: staffing the E-Clinic reception desk; answering phone calls, monitoring emails, and delivering messages; updating the E-Clinic calendar via Outlook; filing, copying, scanning and faxing documents; entering potential client intake questionnaire information into the CLIO database; tracking contacts and conflicts checks in Excel; conducting phone interviews with potential clients; and otherwise addressing director, student and client needs. Ideal candidates are self-motivated, computer savvy, flexible and discrete. Attention to detail, respect for the confidentiality of client information, and a strong work ethic are required. Students with an interest in business or law preferred, but not required. Successful candidates will have the option of remaining with the E-Clinic until their graduation. Applicants without federal work-study approval will not be considered. For additional information on federal work-study please contact your campus financial aid office. SALARY: $8.50/hour for approximately 20 hours/week. Federal work-study financial aid approval is required for these positions. TO APPLY: Please send your resume and cover letter to Prof. Brett C. Stohs at firstname.lastname@example.org. APPLICATION DEADLINE (Summer 2014 Position): April 22, 2014, or until the position is filled.
Infrastructure Assistant #1231 - CITY & EAST CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
Immediate Opening. Primary Responsibilities - Assist Infrastructure team on daily tasks & projects helping to maintain campuses communication rooms, certifying/labeling data jacks, working on network data connection activations and trouble tickets. Assist in the Data Centers documenting fiber and working on various projects, as needed. 1) Valid Driver's License; 2) Due to working with electrical color coded wiring, applicants "not color blind" are preferred. $8.20/hour for approximately 20 hours/week. TO APPLY: Apply online at http://is.unl.edu/jobs.
Communications/Media Intern - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Career Services
Career Services is seeking an effective and creative communicator who enjoys writing, design, engaging UNL students in conversations and activities, researching and identifying appropriate content, and supporting daily office operations and events. Qualifications: • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills • Strong attention to detail and a high level of professionalism • Experience in strategically using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, as well as other media outlets • Knowledge/experience in basic graphic design • Knowledge/experience in basic web design preferred • Ability to self-direct work activity as well as take direction and work as part of a team • Ability to accept feedback and constructive criticism and adapt accordingly TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to Emily Wilber at email@example.com.
Office of Admissions - Campus Visits Tour Guide - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Academic Services and Enrollment Management
Be a part of the Office of Admissions Tour Guide Team! Job Description: The Office of Admissions is looking for upper-class students (sophomores - juniors) with leadership experience to join our team. As a tour guide, you will host prospective students and families visiting campus, provide event support and highlight the amazing academic and campus life at UNL. Qualifications/Duties: •Efficient time management skills and attention to detail •Excellent interpersonal communication including large group and one-on-one visits •Reliable and ability to display commitment to the role of a campus representative •Enthusiasm for UNL Hours: Employees can expect to work approximately 8 -15 hours/week Tour guides must be available to work the following hours Monday through Friday. •9:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. •11:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (lunch included) •1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. There are also occasional Saturday and special event opportunities that tour guides will be asked to provide assistance. If you have additional questions, contact Megan Rolofson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-472-0984. TO APPLY: Apply at: http://admissions.unl.edu/connect/student-jobs.aspx
Student Staff Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Career Services
Position to begin Summer 2014, continuing through academic year 2014/15. Responsibilities: 1. Greet and direct visitors at the Career Services (CS) front desk. 2. Answer phone and direct callers appropriately; schedule appointments. 3. Collect, verify and enter data. Generate and format reports in print and online. 4. Assist students with CS services and resources. 5. Support career fairs and other academic year events. 6. Assume other duties as assigned. Qualifications: 1. Positive, friendly attitude and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 2. Prompt, reliable, and able to work independently as well as part of a team. 3. Knowledgeable in basic computer systems. 4. Prior office and/or customer service experience preferred 5. Current undergraduate in good academic standing. 6. Intention and availability to work beyond 2014 academic year; graduation date must be a minimum of 2 years out. Schedule: Hours available between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday. 20-40 hours available in the summer. Schedule will be established and maintained throughout the summer. Fall/Spring schedule requires 12-15 hours/week. Salary: $7.75/hour TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter with a schedule of your availability throughout the summer to Emily Wilber at email@example.com.
Part Time Child Care Assistants - COMMUNITY WORK STUDY
Trinity Infant & Child Care
NEED A SUMMER JOB??? Start NOW and work through the Summer. No Nights! No Weekends! Trinity Child Care at Village Gardens, 7130 Kentwell Lane (near 56th & Pinelake Rd) is hiring part-time employees who enjoy working with children of all ages. Hours available: M-F 7:00am-9:30am and/or 3:00pm-6:00pm. Field Trip and Full Day sub hours also available. $8.00-8.50 per hour. TO APPLY: Call Julia Garrison at 402-421-0184 for more information OR stop by and fill out an application.
Student Life Complex Tutors for SUMMER & FALL - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Student Life Center
The Student Life Complex is now accepting applications for tutorial positions for the summer and fall sessions! Tutors set their own availability and hours will vary based on courses/availability. WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ALL COURSES! Tutors must be at least a junior in class standing with a cumulative GPA above 3.0. Must commit to one semester minimum and possess great communication skills. Previous tutoring or teaching experience preferred. Applicants able to tutor multiple subjects preferred. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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
Student Worker- Accounting and Grants Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL College of Engineering
The College of Engineering Business and Grants offices has an opportunity for a student worker. Duties will include populating various databases, gather and validate reports, assisting with transaction reviews, budget set up and process documentation. Ideal candidates will be a junior year accounting student who has a strong working knowledge of Excel. Experience with Access also helpful. $10.00 per hour. 20 hours weekly during the summer. TO APPLY: Submit resume, cover letter and a copy of your unofficial transcript to email@example.com.
Child Care Staff - COMMUNITY WORK STUDY
Willard Community Center
Before and After School child care staff needed to work with elementary school students. Mix of days and hours available starting at 6:30 a.m. to the start of the school day and from the end of school day to 6:00 p.m. Additional hours available on LPS non-school days and summer. $7.50/hour to start for approximately 10-15 hours/week, depending on availability.TO APPLY: email Sarah with your availability at firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Web Developer - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Nebraska Transportation Center
Student Worker - CITY CAMPUS
Student Worker UNL CHEMISTRY The Department of Chemistry seeks a student worker to do a variety of webdesign and potential graphic design tasks related to the web. Duties will include, but are not limited to: assisting the Recruiting and Communications Coordinator with webpage updates; webdesign ideas; management of webpage databases; and other webpage and/or administrative duties as assigned. Good working knowledge of computer applications and web programing, specifically Adobe Dream Weaver, HTML, and Java Script for web maintenance and graphic design background beneficial. Required work traits are a flexible work attitude, ability to multi-task, and good interpersonal skills with faculty, staff, and students. Ability to work in 2+ hour blocks preferred. Work hours are flexible within an M-F/8-5 timeframe. $8.50 per hour for 10 hours per week. TO APPLY: Please submit application online through Husker Hire Link at http://www.unl.edu/careers/hhl. Please contact Dodie Eveleth at email@example.com with questions.
Student Worker- Classroom Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL College of Engineering
The College of Engineering is currently seeking highly motivated students to be classroom assistants for a new freshman level course, Engineering 100: Interpersonal Skills for Engineering Leaders for Fall 2014. We are looking for students who are interested in strengthening their leadership, professional, and teaching skills. Successful applicants will possess a strong academic and student involvement record and have an interest in mentoring and leading freshman engineering students. Applicants need not be an engineering major. General duties include leading small group activities and classroom discussions, assisting with grading and lesson planning, devoting time to mentor freshman students, and other duties as required. Minimum Qualifications: At least sophomore standing with a cumulative GPA above 3.0. Must commit to one semester minimum. Preferred Qualifications: Previous tutoring, mentoring and/or teaching experience preferred. Successfully completed ALEC 102: Interpersonal Skills for Leadership with a grade of A or higher. $8 per hour, 10 hours per week. TO APPLY: Submit resume, cover letter and a copy of your unofficial transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Federal Work-Study Student Assistants - EAST CAMPUS
University of Nebraska College of Law
The Career Services Office at the College of Law is seeking part-time, undergraduate, federal work-study students to perform general office duties and database management, assist with the maintenance of an online database of legal job postings, promote and assist with CSO programming, and be the face of the CSO when full-time staffers are not available. Ideal candidates are creative, discrete and friendly, with common sense to spare. Good computer skills, attention to detail, and a strong work ethic are required. Students with an interest in administration or law preferred, but not required. Successful candidates will have the option of remaining with the CSO until their own graduation. We are seeking students for the summer with the opportunity to stay for the 2014-15 school year. Position will remain open until filled. Federal work-study financial aid approval is required. Applicants without federal work-study approval will not be considered. For additional information on federal work-study please contact your campus financial aid office. SALARY/HOURS: $8.50/hour for approximately 8-12 hours/week. TO APPLY: Please send your resume and cover letter to Heather Hilgers at email@example.com.
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:
- Campus Recreation
- CBA Information Technology Services
- UNL Information Technology Services
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