** Also consider internships for valuable work experience. Current internships are listed in Husker Hire Link. **
UNL Women's and Gender Studies Program
The Women's and Gender Studies Program is an interdisciplinary academic program in the College of Arts and Sciences. The work-study student is an important member of the office staff. The person will assist with general office duties such as answering the telephone, preparing mailings, posting fliers on campus, doing some computer work, filing, keeping VHS/DVD Resource Library organized, checking in/out VHS/DVDs for students and faculty, scanning and copying materials, performing light office cleaning and maintenance, and various other tasks as assigned. $7.25 per hour, 8-13 hours weekly. Work hours are flexible. Qualifications: • Be qualified for work-study through the Financial Aid Office • Be dependable and have good organizational skills • Be willing to work a variety of tasks • Enjoy working with students and faculty • Be able to work with others toward a common goal • Basic computer skills • Interest in Women’s and Gender Studies TO APPLY: Submit letter of application, resume, and two professional references to email@example.com. Interviews will start on Monday, May 5.
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 planning and installation/de-installation of exhibitions. Pay is $7.25/hour for approximately 10-20/hrs a week (i.e., day, evening and weekend hours). WORK STUDY FUNDING PREFERRED. TO APPLY: Please forward your resume to Johanna Sawyer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Student Web Developer - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Nebraska Transportation Center
Summer Custodial/Housekeeping Attendant - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Campus Recreation
Perform a combination of tasks which maintain Campus Recreation premises in a clean and orderly manner, thereby contributing to a pleasant and sanitary patron experience. Responsibilities: Cleans and restocks bathrooms; Maintains and stocks cleaning cart; Cleans hallways, lobbies, lounges, corridors, elevators, stairways/ramps, locker rooms and other areas; Follows prescribed safety procedures particularly with regard to hazardous materials such as bodily fluids and aerosol cans; Empties wastebaskets and recycling bins and transports to disposal area; Greets patrons in a friendly and warm manner; Completes daily checklists; Other duties as assigned. Uses hands to lift, carry or pull objects that may be heavy; Understands simple instructions; Learns simple procedures and techniques; Performs routine work or the same task over and over again; and Must be able to understand cleaning chemicals and dilution ratios. An appreciation of, and eye for, cleanliness. Experience helpful but not required. Paid training provided. Must pass criminal background check. $9 per hour, 16 hours per week. TO APPLY: Submit resume to email@example.com.
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. $7.50/ hr for 5-20 hrs/week. More hours are available during the summer months. Employment can begin ASAP, but is mandatory to start May 12th. TO APPLY: Email firstname.lastname@example.org 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 qualificaiton 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. Hours will be 9:00-12:30 or 12:30-4:30/5:00. Prefer Monday, Wednesday, Friday or Tuesday, Thursday shifts. $7.50/hour. Hours worked per week will vary based on the shift taken. May 2014-August 2014. May continue to work in the fall depending on availability. TO APPLY: Application form to be completed are available through Husker Hire Link, Career Services' online job listing service at www.unl.edu/careers. This application form is attached to this job posting in Husker Hire Link. For assistance with Husker Hire Link, visit Career Services at 225 Nebraska Union.
Outdoor Adventures Staff (Summer & Fall 2014) - CITY CAMPUS
UNL Campus Recreation
"Men (Females) wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold, long hours of complete darkness. Safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in event of success." - Earnest Shackleton Dear Candidate, We are currently seeking motivated individuals to join our Climbing Staff, Equipment Rental Bike Shop and Adventure Trip program who have a passion for the outdoors, enjoy learning new skills, and have a genuine desire to teach others. Let me briefly explain what it means to be with Outdoor Adventures. And it all starts with our mission: To Engage Individuals and Groups in Adventure Experiences for Escape, Education & Enjoyment Outdoor Adventures program is student driven. This means that students are empowered and trained to plan and lead programs which have included activities and destinations in the past such as backpacking in the Grand Canyon, rock climbing in Arkansas, paddling in Nebraska, teaching top rope classes, leading challenge course programs, and assisting customers with a variety of equipment and gear rental needs. We operate programs 7 days a week, during school breaks, and some holidays. Your success depends on your ability to be detail oriented, professional, organized, and pro-active with your own development. Basic Duties Climbing Wall: Serves as the primary tool for management of risk at the Indoor Climbing Facility; Supervises participants in use of facility; Performs skill checks to standard, ensuring each participant passed can effectively demonstrate their competency of skill and understanding; Foster and/or reinforce social nature of facility, connecting patrons, encouraging community, etc. Basic Duties Equipment Rental: Serves as the primary point for customer contact with OA Program; Money Handling/ Credit Card/ Ncard transactions; Outdoor equipment competency; set up/ use/ take down; Educate customers on use of OA rental items; Foster and/or reinforce social nature of facility, connecting patrons, encouraging community, etc TO APPLY: To apply for this position please submit a cover letter and the UNL Campus Recreation Employment Application to Kyle Hansen email@example.com no later than 12:00pm May 2, 2014. We will be holding interviews on May 7, 2014. The application is attached to this job posting in Husker Hire Link, Career Services' online job listing service at www.unl.edu/careers. For assistance, visit Career Services at 225 Nebraska Union. Feel free to contact me with any further questions. Kyle Hansen Khansen2@unl.edu 402-472-4703 “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir
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.
Temporary Creative Consultant - Graphic Design Creation Position, Two Openings - Job #1333b - Work Thru Summer 2014 - CITY CAMPU
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/
Custodial/Cleanup, Setup & Strike Crew-CITY CAMPUS
UNL Lied Center for Performing Arts
Hiring UNL students for the Lied Center for Performing Arts Facilities Services Department. Part-time jobs doing mainly custodial duties, cleaning up after events, and some setup work for events. Custodial duties include but are not limited to vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, bathrooms, trash removal, and seasonal snow removal. No experience required. Starting rate is $7.75/hour. Hours needed: Flexible day shifts between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. and night shifts between 5 p.m. and 2 a.m., includes some weekends.
Student Worker - CITY CAMPUS
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.
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.
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
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 email@example.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
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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