Academic Year Job Postings

ACADEMIC YEAR 2019 - 2020

Students may apply for Work Study jobs only if awarded Work Study on the 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.

All students may apply for General Student Assistance (GSA) jobs. 

Contact departments directly to pursue a job.


WORK STUDY - Arts & Media: Dean's Office - seeks an Office Assistant

Cannot be majoring or minoring in any programs under the College of the Arts & Media.
Duties Include: General clerical office duties including copying, deliveries on campus, retrieving and sorting mail, tracking office supplies for reorder, keeping printers filled with paper, dusting, helping set up for and cleaning up after meetings, shredding, occasional typing, assist with promotional items inventory and organization, answering phones and greeting visitors when secretary is away; assist others in the office as needed.
Skills Desired: Friendly, courteous, punctual, self-motivated, willing to do various tasks, not afraid to ask questions if unsure of a task given, speak clearly, able to do on campus deliveries, able to work 12 hours or more each week.
Schedule: Flexible with class schedule during office hours, Mon - Fri, 9a - 5p.
To Apply: Email Maxine Davis to receive an application and time grid for work availability to be completed and returned. Once received, only candidates for the position will be contacted by email for an interview to be scheduled.

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 250, 255, 301, 302, 321, 501 and 531; ANT 175; BCA 318WI, and 503WI; BIO 500 and 537; BIS 255 and 315; BLR 202, 222, 235WI, 302 and 350; BUS 100, 300QR and 301S; CHM 132, 211QR, 342; COM 352, 353, 362, 365, and 461; CPS 181; ECO 202, 203, 204, and 365; EGR 190QR, 200, 253, 255, and 499WI; ENG 381WI; ENT 200, 210, 213, 221 and 300; FIN 302, 310, 315, 425, 442, 448, 499, and 573; FNS 370, 374, 375; HDF 110, 213, 302, and 303; HSC 211, 214, 215, 216, 235, 308, 404, HST 110W and 325WI; IET 154; JRN 203QR, 340, 350, 380 and 556SL; MKT 255, 300, 304, 340, 420, and 440; MTH 107, 113, 130, 132, 133, 175, 217, 223, 332, 334, 341, 363, 499, and 553; PES 218, 280, and 318; PHY 131 and 171; PSC 100WI, 150WI, 261, 280QR, and 371; PSY 383, 385, 459, and 487; REL 240WI and 320; SOC 200, 323; STA 282QR and 589.
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. A minimum of 5 and maximum of 20 hrs/wk desired.
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, and academic history including grades, to Malik Peacock,

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
Cafe Operations - Food Service Worker
Catering Sales - Office Assistant
Concessions - Team Member
Down Under Food Court (DUFC) - Food Service Worker
Fresh Food Company (FFCo) - Team Member
The Market - Team Leader
The Market - Team Member
Merrill Residential Restaurant - Team Member
Northside Market - Team Leader
Northside Market - Team Member
POD Market/Subway - Team Leader
POD Market/Subway - Team Member
Real Foods on Campus (RFoC) - Team Member
Robinson Residential Restaurant - Team Member
Starbucks -Barista

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,

WORK STUDY - Educational Leadership - seeks an Office Assistant

Duties Include: General office duties, answering phones and greeting visitors, and assist faculty and staff in the office as needed.
Skills Desired: Friendly, courteous, punctual, self-motivated, willing to do various tasks, not afraid to ask questions if unsure of a task given, and knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Schedule: Flexible with class schedule during office hours, Mon - Fri 8:30a - 5p.
To Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and Fall class schedule to Nan Clapp,

WORK STUDY - English Department - seeks an Office Assistant

Duties Include: Tend the front desk, answer office phones and forward or take messages as needed, scan and copy projects on behalf of professors, and deliver interdepartmental mail as needed.
Skills Desired: Office experience is preferred, but not required; excellent written/oral communication skills, strong attention to detail, and ability to present a professional face is required.
Schedule: Flexible during office hours Mon-Fri, 8a - 5p.
To Apply: Email a cover letter and resume to Megan Stevens,

WORK STUDY - Marketing & Hospitality Services Administration - seeks a Student Assistant

Duties Include: Provide assistance to faculty, staff and office visitors, answer the phone, note and deliver accurate messages, schedule appointments for the academic advisor, file, mail distribution, campus delivery, copy jobs, data entry, and construct documents and spreadsheets; other duties and projects as assigned.
Skills Desired: Project a positive attitude and be dependable; possess interpersonal skills to interact effectively with students, staff and the public; must have an eye for detail; exhibit willingness to learn and be a team player; able to work with minimal supervision; a base knowledge of MS Office Suite is required; familiarity with campus and the CBA is a plus; previous office experience is preferred but not required. 
Schedule: Flexible with class schedule; availability varies during office hours Mon - Fri, 8a-12p, 1p-5p.
To Apply: Send an introductory email addressed to Robin Berry, MHSA Department Executive Secretary,, and attach a cover letter, resume, and Fall class schedule. Do not apply in person or by phone.

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. 
Apply Online

WORK STUDY - Psychology - seeks an Office Assistant

Duties Include: Typing; scanning; filing; data entry; copying, collating and stapling of class materials; running errands on campus; answering phone; and providing general assistance to department staff and faculty.
Skills Desired: Prior office experience; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; accurate typing; spelling and proofreading skills; and excellent attention to detail.
Schedule: Approximately 10-15 hrs/wk, Mon - Fri, between 8a - 5p, based on student availability and Work Study funds. 
To Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, and class schedule to Colleen Craft,

GSA and WORK STUDY - Residence Life: Towers Student Success Center - seeks an Office Assistant

Duties Include: Office Assistants are among the front line of the office, greeting incoming traffic, and answering phone calls and emails. Office Assistants are responsible for general clerical duties in an administrative office including typing and proofreading, creating and working with databases, answering phones, processing mailings, providing information to CMU and non-CMU constituents about The Office of Residence Life, and other duties as assigned. This position involves significant work with confidential information. Rate of pay: $9.45/hr.
Minimum qualifications include: A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher at the time of application and at the conclusion of the semester in which you are applying (cumulative grade point average of 2.0 must be maintained during the period of employment), basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, strong oral and written communication skills, demonstrated ability to follow through with each task to completion, excellent customer service skills, ability to maintain confidentiality, and self-motivation. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Knowledge of Residence Life programs and other campus offices and resources preferred.
Schedule: Candidates must be available to work at least 4 semesters; 5 or more semesters is preferred. The ideal candidate is able to work MoWe, 1:30 - 5p and Tu, 12:30 - 2pm in Fall 2019 as these are the specific hours that need filled. Applicants will not be considered if not able to be on campus through May 2020.
To Apply: Email completed application and schedule to attention: Kim Voisin.