** Also consider internships for valuable work experience. Current internships are listed in Husker Hire Link. **
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 to staff. Duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, scheduling appointments, filling spinning racks with printouts, occasionally delivering mail to offices within walking distance, copying, scanning, recycling, shredding, 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. Work Study award for the 2013-2014 academic year is required. Continuation of appointment is contingent upon subsequent Work Study funding. Ability to work in 2+ hour blocks preferred. $7.25 per hour for 10-20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Application can be found at http://cas.unl.edu/studentapp.pdf or picked up from 33 Canfield. Return application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax at (402) 472-3630 or in person to 33 Canfield. Please contact Mikayla Tegler at (402) 472-3605 or email@example.com with questions.
Staff Aide - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Arts & Sciences Deans Office
Provide various types of office support to staff in the Dean's Office for the College of Arts & Sciences. Support to include reception/phone duties, filing, copying, mailings, special projects, and provide mail delivery to various offices within walking distance of Oldfather Hall. $7.35 per hour for 10-20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Application can be found at http://cas.unl.edu/studentapp.pdf or picked up in 1223 Oldfather Hall. Return application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org using “Student Worker Application” in the subject line or return it to 1223 Oldfather Hall. Please contact Mary Klucas at (402) 472-7325 or email@example.com with questions. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 24, 2013.
Education Assistant Summer 2013 - CITY CAMPUS
NE State Historical Society
General office work, make copies, Prepare mailings, Compile survey information, Enter Trailblazer orders into database, Supervise students visiting the Investigation Station (Hands-On History Room) A background check will be conducted. Must have Work study award; Detail orientated. Organized, Dependable, Comfortable with computers Microsoft Office and making phone calls reqularly, Interested in Nebraska history and working with a variety of people: volunteers,staff, children, and visitors. Training will be provided. $7.75/hour, up to 20 hours/week Tuesday through Friday. TO APPLY: Contact Judy Keetle at 471-4757, Judy.Keetle@nebraska.gov.
Library Assistant - CITY CAMPUS (Summer 2013)
NE State Historical Society
Must have been awarded work study. Sort/shelve/move books; sorting catalog cards/data entry in library databases based in Access or Excel. Manual dexterity and attention to detail required; ability to life 40 lbs. Prefer some knowledge of Library Technical Services, but not required. $7.75/hour; 10-20 hours/week depending on student. Must be work study eligible TO APPLY: Contact Cindy Drake at 471-4786, Cindy.Drake@nebraska.gov .
Lab Assistant - (ZERA LAB) CITY CAMPUS
UNL Biological Sciences
Laboratory Assistant position in biology (Zera Lab). Duties will mainly include food preparation, feeding and maintenance of cricket colonies and dishwashing. 8-15 hours per week; hours flexible; $8.00/hr. There may also be some data collection in experiments. No prior experience is necessary. TO APPLY: Fill out an application form in the Biological Sciences Office, 348 Manter Hall.
File and Computer Clerk - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Academic Services and Enrollment Management
Office of the University Registrar is currently seeking Federal Work Study Students to work as File Clerks and Computer Clerks for five available positions open immediately. Duties are answer phones and take/relay messages for office. Retrieve and verify student records via PeopleSoft. Alphabetize and file material. Deliver computer print-outs and student records to other departments. Assist with moving boxes of office material when needed and other general office duties. Keyboarding 25 wpm accurately, good communication, alphabetizing, and proof-reading skills. Computer experience desired. $7.25 per hour. 20 hours per week. TO APPLY: Please apply in person. Canfield Administration-South Room 107. Contact Melissa Clanton at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Customer Services Rep I - UNL Computer & Phone Store (Two Positions Open) - Often @ EAST CAMPUS
UNL Information Services
Customer Service Rep I in UNL Computer & Phone Store - (Two Positions) Often working @ East Campus. Student available to assist customers with phone sales, answer phones, billing, data entry. QUALIFICATIONS: 1. WORK-STUDY STUDENT PREFERRED, 2. Reasonably flexible and hard working, 3. Valid Driver's License. $8.20/hr. Hours as arranged. Available immediately, Academic Year w/ possible Summer hours. TO APPLY: Online at http://is.unl.edu/jobs/.
Student Worker – CITY CAMPUS
University of 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. $7.80 per hour. TO APPLY: Applications are available at the front desk of Morrill Hall. Contact Mark Harris at email@example.com or (402) 472-6699 with questions.
Work-Study Lab Assistant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Basolo Lab
Highly motivated individuals sought to assist in care of tropical fishes. Students will help maintain and care for fishes used for behavioral and genetic research. Must show an interest in animals. 30-40 hours weekly. Summer session. TO APPLY: Please submit resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Sessions & Fall Semester: Student Life Complex Tutors - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Student Life Center
The Student Life Complex is now accepting applications for tutorial positions for ALL SUMMER SESSIONS and FALL SEMESTER. We always accept applications for any courses, but we are specifically looking for the following courses at this time. ACCT 201 CHEM 109 CHEM 221 COMM 201 CYAF 446 ECON 211 ECON 212 ECON 215 EDPS 451 EDPS 459 GEOL 101 MATH 100A MATH 101 MATH 102 MATH 104 MATH 106 MATH 107 MATH 203 MATH 221 NUTR 131 NUTR 244 PSYC 489 SOCI 101 SOCI 205 SOCI 355 SPAN 101 SPAN 202 SPAN 210 STAT 218 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 (the link is near the top of this page to the right hand side, under the "Attachments" heading), listing any and all courses you'd be interested in tutoring, and email it to Andrea Einspahr at email@example.com.
Visitor Services-CITY CAMPUS
UNL Great Plains Art Museum
Visitor Service personnel provide friendly, welcoming and information assistance to museum patrons. Duties include performing general security functions and sales of Great Plains-related publications and artwork, execute projects as specified by the Curator such as filing, mailings, inventories, and some art handling. Also included is assistance with special events and installation of exhibitions. Pay is $7.25/hour. 10-30 a week, evening and weekend hours available. Summer with potential extensive for Academic Year WORKSTUDY FUNDING REQUIRED. TO APPLY: Please forward your resume to Amber Mohr (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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