Academic Year Job Postings

ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019

You may apply for Work Study jobs only if you were awarded Work Study on your Financial Aid award letter.

If you completed your FAFSA but do not know if you qualify, contact Financial Aid, 989.774.3674 or Student Employment Services, 989.774.3881. To confirm the amount of Work Study you have, contact Student Employment Services at 989.774.3881, Bovee University Center, Room 121.

Contact departments directly to pursue a job.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Annual Giving - seeks a Student Caller

Duties Include: Successful candidates have excellent telephone communication skills, are fluent in English, outgoing, have a great attitude, and willing to ask for donations. Ideal candidates are fun, outgoing, hard-working CMU students.
Skills Desired: A positive attitude, a desire to learn, and sales experience are a plus.
Schedule: Candidates must be able to work 3 shifts. Available shifts: Sun, 1p-5p; and 5:45p-9:30p; Mon - Thu, 5:45p-9:30p; and Fri, 12p-4p.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Athletics - seeks an Academic Tutor

Duties Include: Tutor student-athletes with CMU courses at the Indoor Athletic Complex. Courses include: ACC 501 and 531; BCA 101; BUS 300QR; CPS 181; ECO 211; EGR 290; ENT 101/200, 210, 213 and 221; FNS 497; FRN 333; GEO 120QR and 308; GER 101; HPS 101; HSC 219 and 526; HST 101 and 110WI; JRN 380; MTH 332 and 334; PES 125; PSC 150WI; SOC 302, 323, 324, 326 and 350; and STA 382QR
Skills Desired: Previous tutoring experience is a plus; must have a B+ or higher in the course desiring to tutor and a 3.0 cumulative GPA; must have a strong ability to present material utilizing a variety of tutoring strategies to meet the different learning styles of students.
Schedule: Hours vary according to the needs of the student-athletes' schedules. Hours would be between Mon - Thu, 8a - 10p; Fri, 8a - 4p; Sun, 4p - 10p.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, and academic history including grades, to Jennie Walker, walke1js@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Campus Dining

Duties Include: Assist and serve customers in a courteous manner; prep, serve, and cook assorted foods using various equipment and utensils; assist in keeping kitchen and service areas clean and sanitized; follow all safety and food handling guidelines; report to full-time employees as assigned; attend and complete employee trainings and meetings as scheduled; become familiar with and follow all CMU Campus Dining policies and standards; complete other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: Must be able to lift 25 lbs.; must be able to handle temperature changes including putting stock away in coolers and/or freezers; must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time; must be able to push loaded stock carts; prior food service and/or customer service experience.
Schedule: Days and hours vary by location.
Current Openings:
Burrito Bowl - Food Service Worker
Catering - Bartender
Catering - Team Member
Down Under Food Court - Food Service Worker
Down Under Food Court - Office Assistant
Fresh Food Company (FFCo) - Food Service Worker
The Market - Team Leader
The Market - Team Member
Merrill Residential Restaurant - Food Service Worker
Northside Market - Team Member
POD Market & Subway - Team Leader
POD Market & Subway - Team Member
Real Food on Campus (RFoC) - Food Service Worker
Robinson Residential Restaurant - Food Service Worker

GSA and WORK STUDY - Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning - seeks a Media Producer

Duties Include: Responsible for pre-production, production, and post-production of various media projects within CETL Media Production. Requires use of specialized editing software (FCPX, Adobe Creative Suite, Panopto) and studio equipment (Sony cameras, mics, lighting). Producers handle all communication with clients and are responsible to make sure proper invoicing and archiving procedures are followed.
Skills Desired: Experience with Final Cut Pro X, excellent writing and interpersonal skills.
Schedule: A minimum of four 4-hour shifts.
To Apply: Email a resume to Phillip Coffman, coffm1pc@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - CMU Libraries

Located within the Charles V Park Library building, the University Library and the Clarke Historical Library offer flexible hours, a variety of responsibilities and a desirable work environment. Many students work with the libraries for their entire college careers. Job vacancies are filled from applications submitted to the current job postings list located below. More information can be found on the library's website.  Applicants must have a current class schedule to apply.
Current Openings:
Research & Instruction Services - Student Assistant

WORK STUDY - Communication and Dramatic Arts - seeks an Entertainment Carpenter & Electrician

Duties Include: Building and installing scenery, lighting and sound for University Theatre productions; maintaining and repairing equipment and performance spaces; and other duties as needed in support of University Theatre.
Skills Desired: Understanding and safe usage of woodworking tools, both power and hand tools; a desire to learn entertainment and theatrical techniques for the execution of sets, lighting, sound, and rigging.
Schedule: 8-10 hrs/wk in 2 hour blocks minimum, Mon - Fri, 1p - 5p. Some additional weekend or evening hours may be available.
To Apply: Contact Dan Daugherty, daugh1dp@cmich.edu, with experience, availability and Work Study eligibility amount.


GSA and WORK STUDY - Engineering & Technology - seeks a Research Assistant

Duties Include: Literature review by searching published articles in the educational technology domain, continuously synthesizing the acquired information, and preparing cohesive reports enabling categorization of the information. The specific research topic will be provided upon hire.
Skills Desired: Candidates must be in senior or graduate standing (preferred) with a background in school psychology, educational technology, post-secondary education, or education in general. The ideal candidate is motivated to search, read, and effectively summarize publications. Previous intensive writing, proofreading experience is desirable. Candidates must be prompt and possess excellent communication skills.
Schedule: Flexible up to 20 hrs/wk.
To Apply: Email a statement of interest and a resume to Dr. Ernur Karadogan, karad1e@cmich.edu.

WORK STUDY - English Language and Literature - seeks a Student Assistant

Duties Include: Assist all department visitors, answer phones, deliver mail, image and scan documents, assist with office supply and equipment inventory, restock office supplies, make campus deliveries, complete special projects for faculty and staff, and other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: As the department’s front-line service representative, we are looking for someone who projects a positive image, demonstrates a can-do attitude and someone who is a team-player. Applicants must have excellent communication skills and an ability to manage multiple on-going projects while meeting project deadlines. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Office, must be well-organized and detail-oriented. Previous office experience is preferred. Reporting to work, on time, for your assigned shift is required.
Schedule: 6-20 hrs/wk, Mon-Fri, 8a - 5p; schedule is based on need and student availability. For the 2018 Fall semester, we currently have shift openings Mondays and Wednesdays, 10a - 2p.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume and class schedule to Jennifer Chandler-Conner, chand3jl@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Facilities Management - seeks a Custodial Assistant/Building Services

Duties Include: Assist custodial staff which may include sweeping, operating vacuum cleaner, wet mopping, washing windows, general cleaning, and trash removal; any other related tasks as assigned by the supervisor.
Skills Desired: Previous custodial experience is a plus.
Schedule: Must be available to work Sun-Thu, 10p - 12a; additional hours may be available
Apply Online

GSA and WORK STUDY - Facilities Management - seeks a Landscape Operations Student Worker

Duties Include: Takes care of all areas of CMU campus grounds and athletic areas; seeds, fertilizes, and waters landscape areas. Cleans, trims, and maintains all areas designated (sidewalks, flowerbeds, lawn areas, and bleachers). Assists regular Landscape Operations personnel in their duties as needed, along with performing other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: Must have a valid Driver's License and be able to pass a Driver's license check.
Schedule: Candidate must be available to work within the shop schedule, Mon - Fri, 7:30a - 4p.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Facilities Management - seeks a Laundry Worker/Building Services

Duties Include: Schedule pick-up and delivery of microfiber mops and rags to buildings around campus; sort laundry, wash and dry microfiber mops and rags
Skills Desired: Must have a valid Driver's License and be able to pass a Driver's License check.
Schedule: Applicants must be available to work 20 hrs/wk within office hours, Mon - Fri, 7:30a - 4p.
Apply Online

GSA and WORK STUDY - Facilities Management - seeks a Vehicle Service Worker/Garage

Duties Include: Clean and wash vehicles; clean and maintain garage work area; assist mechanics as needed.
Skills Desired: Must have a valid Driver's License and be able to pass a Driver's license check; must have the ability to lift 50 pounds; knowledge of and experience with basic automotive maintenance desired.
Schedule: Candidate must be available to work within the garage schedule, Mon - Fri, 7:30a - 4p.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Healthcare IT, a division of OIT

Located within the College of Health Professions and Saginaw College of Medicine Campus, offering many specialized learning opportunities, great job experience, flexible hours and a fun working environment. We support CMU classroom, lab, clinician, faculty, and staff workstations, printers and mobile devices, and provide support through direct customer contact and various enterprise-level management and administration tools to assist our end users.  Applicants must have a current class schedule to apply.
Current Openings:

GSA and WORK STUDY - HEV: Child Development and Learning Lab - seeks a Lunch Helper

Duties Include: Serve preschool children lunch. pass food, clean up, and talk with the children.
Skills Desired: A pleasant personality and desire to learn and work.
Schedule: Mon - Fri, 11a - 1p or hours very close to that (10:45a - 12:45p or 11:15a -1:15p).  If you can do some of the days, please apply.
To Apply: Email Margaret Desormes, desor1me@cmich.edu

GSA and WORK STUDY - Information Technology: Technical Services - seeks a Level 3 Technician

Duties Include: Provide on-site, carry-in, and drop-off repairs and other IT services for CMU's staff, faculty, and students; maintain, upgrade, diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair any hardware or software issues for desktop computers, laptops and netbooks, servers, peripherals, printers, tablets, and smartphones. Our services also include consultation, research, testing, documenting solutions for new and existing systems, and training users.
Skills Desired: Customer service background;  current industry-standard certifications are strongly encouraged such as CompTIA's A+; comfortable with current and popular computer operating systems, devices, and software; able to independently search for answers or create solutions to obscure and complicated problems.
Schedule: Flexible hours within M-F, 8a – 8p, Weekends, Noon - 8p. Openings vary by semester. If selected, you will be contacted for an interview.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Information Technology: Technical Services - seeks a Resnet Depot Technician

Residential Networking (Resnet) helps on-campus residents connect to CMU's internet, wireless, and network resources at the start of each Fall semester. Depot Techs set up stations in two convenient locations on campus to provide technical support for CMU's network registration process for thousands of campus residents. Tech savvy CMU students run  Depots  August 17 - 30, 2018, from early move-in to the start of classes. Early move-in options are available for Techs who will be campus residents themselves. 
Apply online.

WORK STUDY Community Service - Isabella County Parks & Recreation - seeks a Park Ranger

Duties Include: Participate in the maintenance of a county park performing general grounds upkeep, assist in the completion of maintenance projects (i.e. janitorial duties), work on special event preparations, and complete other work assignments as provided by the supervisor. Range: $9.25-$10.23.
Skills Desired: Grounds keeping skills preferred but not necessary
Schedule: Flexible during Park Hours: Sunday - Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
To Apply: Email an  Isabella County Application, resume, class schedule and Work Study award amount to Miranda Walker, mwalker@isabellacounty.org or mail to Isabella County Parks, 200 North Main Street, Mount Pleasant, MI 48858.

GSA and WORK STUDY - Licensure Regulatory Services & Human Capital - seeks a Student Assistant

Duties Include: Copy, print, scan, and compile faculty materials; type faculty forms; utilize CMU systems including CRM and Perceptive Content; update and maintain system manual and student manual; and other duties as assigned. Regulatory Services include daily maintenance of military student portals; deliveries of confidential compliance leasing and licensure documents; maintenance of confidential compliance, and leasing and licensure files. Building Operations Related duties include assist with building front desk operations including answering phones and assisting incoming visitors; daily mail deliveries to various locations on campus; assist with daily upkeep and maintenance of CMU vehicles including taking vehicles for repairs and routine maintenance, vehicle detailing, and small maintenance items; assist with miscellaneous building related tasks such as mail room, inventory, and stock items.
Skills Desired: Attention to detail, proofreading, experience filing, processing mail, distributing and processing confidential faxes; ability to handle and maintain confidential information and documents; candidates have a valid driver's license and the ability to drive CMU licensed vehicles.
Schedule: 15-25 hrs/wk during the Academic Year, with more possible hours available during the Summer.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, class schedule and completed application to globaljobs@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - MEDIAGraphix - seeks a Graphic Designer

Duties Include: Turn design requests to record requirements and client needs; manage project implementation and define budget constraints; work with the latest Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator programs; think creatively and develop new concepts, visuals and layouts; prepare rough concepts and present your ideas; amend final designs to clients' comments and gain full approval; and assist with advertising and university event signage.
Skills Desired: Evident graphic design skills with a strong portfolio; possession of creative flair, versatility, conceptual and visual ability and originality; professionalism regarding time, costs and deadlines; high proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator); exhibit excellent customer service, professional appearance and communication; ability to interact, communicate and present ideas; possess strong organizational skills; and display a positive eager-to-learn attitude and hardworking demeanor.
Schedule: Candidates will be available to work at least 4 hrs/day, Mon - Fri.
To Apply: Submit applications online and email required documents to mgx@cmich.edu.

GSA - Medicine - seeks a Student Office Assistant

Duties Include: Clerical in nature, stocking healthcare and medical student supplies for home visits, general office work, copies, and mailings.
Skills Desired: Word and Excel
Schedule: 4 hrs/day, 3 days/wk; flexible approximately 12 hrs/wk.
To Apply: Email a resume and references to Andrea Beatty, beatt2ae@cmich.edu

WORK STUDY - Medicine: Finance Department - seeks a Student Assistant

Duties Include: Data entry, imaging and scanning documents, preparing Excel spreadsheets, assist with account reconciliations, assist with downloading reports and preparing journal entries in SAP, plus other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: Experience with SAP and Microsoft Office; organized and detail-oriented; must be able to maintain confidentiality.
Schedule: 20-40 hrs/wk, Mon-Fri, 8a - 5p; schedule is based on need and student availability.
To Apply: Email cover letter, resume and class schedule to Kim Denslow-Wheeler, densl2ke@cmich.edu.

WORK STUDY Community Service - Mount Pleasant Community & Adult Education - seeks an Office Assistant

Duties Include: Customer service in a fast-paced environment; answer phones and questions, and keep accurate files; create flyers and bulletin boards and other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: Communication skills; time management skills; organized and creative.
Schedule: 10 - 15 hrs/wk; most preferably on TuWe, 1p - 4p. Office hours, Mon - Fri, 8a - 4p.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, Work Study award amount, and class schedule to Tonia Fenn, tfenn@mp.edzone.net.

GSA and WORK STUDY - ORGS Vivarium - seeks an Animal Care Technician

Duties Include: General animal care such as feeding, watering, daily health checks, daily paperwork, general housekeeping such as sweeping, mopping, laundry, cage and bottle wash, and operating autoclave.
Skills Desired: Ability to work with rodents, able to lift 35lbs, ability to stand and work on your feet for extended periods of time, ability to work with disinfectant chemicals, and the ability to follow and wear all personal protective equipment.
Schedule: List all available 3-4 hour time blocks within Mo - Fr, 8a - 5:30p, M-F; must be able to work semester breaks, holidays, and rotational weekends.
To Apply: Email a resume, work availability, and a cover letter explaining why you would like to work in the vivarium and if you have any experience working with rats, mice, and/or other animals to Carol Stevens, steve1ca@cmich.edu.

WORK STUDY - Police Department- seeks a Safe Rides Escort Officer

Duties Include: Transport students from one Safe Rides Stop to another Safe Rides Stop in a marked department vehicle via a routing system. 
Skills Desired: Have a good driving record.
Schedule: 8p-2a, 7 days/wk when classes are in session. 

GSA - Technology Operations- seeks a Web Developer

TechOps developers have gone on to work for large corporations, join tech companies or start a business of their own. Freshmen are encouraged to apply and training is provided. 
Duties Include: Duties include the design of user interfaces and the creation of web applications and APIs.
Skills Desired: Self-motivation, willingness to learn from others, ability to work on a team, ability to carefully follow written and verbal instructions, at least two years of eligibility remaining (graduating May 2020 or later and planning to work until graduation), and interest in web development. Desired qualifications include experience with Python, Django, Git, HTML, CSS, Javascript, user interface and experience design, databases, the command line, and Redis.
Schedule: Required to work a minimum of 15 hrs/wk in shifts of at least 2 hrs between 8a - 5p, M - F. Within these parameters you can usually set your own schedule. 
To Apply: Send a resume, cover letter, code samples and/or design work to Kevin Daum, daum1kc@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - University Events - seeks Event Crew

Duties Include: Responsible for event setup duties including transportation, maintenance, and inventory of UE equipment and furniture. Will be involved in on the job and formal training sessions that may include but are not limited to: leadership, venue safety, and event logistics. Applicants should have the ability to excel within a dynamic team structure. Other responsibilities include preparation and restoration of event venues before and after use. Ability to operate a CMU vehicle is required and must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. Work uniform requirement to include black pants (no jeans), black work shoes, and shirt supplied by department. 
Skills Desired: Willingness to learn and follow instructions is essential. Must maintain a positive demeanor to CMU customers and the public, and must be adaptable with changing event needs and schedules. Applicants should be self-starters who are detail oriented and able to multitask with minimal direction. Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently is critical. Must display continued integrity, positivity, and maturity while working late nights, early mornings, and long shifts. Applicants should be able to work and communicate effectively in a team setting while maximizing productivity. Those selected that show initiative may be selected for future leadership roles.
Schedule: Frequent night and weekend work required. Late nights, early mornings and long shifts.
To Apply: Send a resume and cover letter listing skills and interest to uevents@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - University Events - seeks an Event Technician

Duties Include: Will be involved in on the job and formal training sessions that may include but are not limited to: audio, lighting, and other A/V applications. Must be able to work at heights in excess of 6 feet. Responsible for preparing, maintaining, and operating UE technical equipment. Other responsibilities include preparation & restoration of event venues before and after use. Ability to operate a CMU vehicle is required and must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. Work uniform requirement to include black pants (no jeans), black work shoes, and shirt supplied by department.
Skills Desired: Based on job requirements cell phone use is not permitted during work. Willingness to learn and follow instructions is essential. Must maintain a positive demeanor to CMU customers and the public, and must be adaptable with changing event needs and schedules. Applicants should be self-starters who are detail oriented and able to multitask with minimal direction. Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently is critical. Must display continued integrity, positivity, and maturity while working late nights, early mornings, and long shifts.
Schedule: Frequent night and weekend work required. Late nights, early mornings and long shifts.
To Apply: Send a resume and cover letter listing skills and interest to uevents@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - University Events - seeks Front Desk Staff

Duties Include: Answer the phone, greet guests and other general receptionist duties; process event information using precise detail when inputting requests utilizing Astra and KX for external and internal clients campus wide; create Excel spreadsheets and Word documents; other duties as assigned.
Skills Desired: Previous office experience is preferred. Strong written and oral communication skills; a demonstrated ability to provide excellent customer service and maintain confidentiality; experience with a printer and fax; demonstrated organization skills with strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision; proficiency in Word and Excel; must present a professional image.
Schedule: Schedule 20-40 hrs/wk, during office hours, Mon - Fri, 8a - 5p. Positions continue into the Academic Year, 10-20 hrs/wk. Actual schedule to be determined based on student availability and office need. Schedule may change each semester. Candidates are available during Spring Break, Winter Break and Summers.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume and class schedule to Cindy Verwey, verwe1c@cmich.edu.

GSA and WORK STUDY - University Recreation

CMU's University Recreation department offers a variety of employment opportunities at the Student Activity Center. The SAC work environment prides itself on being not just a job, but also an experience. No matter what your academic focus, URec Student Staff gain valuable lifelong skills from their employment experiences at the SAC. With more than a million users and visitors coming into the SAC each year, student staff gets to work in a diverse environment and share a unique employment experience.
Current openings:
Group Fitness - Cycling
Group Fitness - Strength/Cardio
Group Fitness - TRX
Group Fitness - Zumba

GSA and WORK STUDY - Volunteer Center - seeks an America Counts & Reads Elementary Classroom Tutor

Duties Include: Work in local elementary classrooms directly with children, helping with reading and math. View the application to read more information about the program.
Skills Desired: A passion for literacy and positively impacting local youth, timeliness, consistency and reliability. ACR considers students from all majors. Previous experience working and/or volunteering with children is required. Interested students should already be a self-starter and strong independent worker.
Schedule: Tutoring schedules are flexible around class times, but having open mornings (8a - 12p) or afternoons (12p - 3p) on a MoWe or TuTh schedule works best.

GSA and WORK STUDY - WCMU Public Media - seeks Television Production Crew

Duties Include: Operating a studio camera, audio board, graphics, floor directing, setting up and striking sets. 
Skills Desired: Familiarity with live or live-to-tape video production setting; candidates should be punctual, eager to learn and have a positive attitude. 
Schedule: Must have some availability on MoWe, 9:30a - 1:30p.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, and class schedule to Chris Ogozaly, ogoza1cj@cmich.edu.