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Student Employment

Location:
117B Main Hall

Contact:
Michele Michel
330-244-3291
mmichel7@kent.edu

Student Job Openings

STARK CAMPUS STUDENT JOB OPENINGS

Students must meet and maintain the following in order to be considered for student employment:

  • enrolled for a minimum of 6 credit hours (graduate students 4 credit hours)
  • 2.0 cumulative GPA (unless a department requires a higher GPA)

DEPARTMENTS CURRENTLY HIRING

DEPARTMENT:  OFFICE OF STUDENT LIFE AND STUDENT SERVICES
JOB TITLE:     FLASH the Mascot
DUTIES:  Make appearances at Kent State University at Stark functions and events; pose in photos with students, faculty, staff and members of the University and community. Will have to work in both indoor and outdoor locations in extreme weather (heat, rain, snow, etc...) Represent Kent State University at all times and conduct one’s self in a professional manner at all times. Absolutely no talking is permitted while wearing the costume and the mascot head must not be taken off in public.
PREFERRED SKILLS:  Able to lift up to 25 pounds, perform in various weather conditions including extreme heat, flexible work schedule
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK:
0-10 (need will vary based on event. Average number of hours per semester is 15-20)
RATE OF PAY:  $7.95 per hour

DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE:  

COMMENTS:  

DEPARTMENT: ACADEMIC SERVICES          

JOB TITLE:  Tutor for German
DUTIES:  Assisting students in German courses with clarification of course concepts and study guidance by appointment at the tutor’s convenience
PREFERRED SKILLS:  Strong interpersonal communication skills, aptitude for language learning, a desire to help others

NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK: Varies; dependent upon student requests.
RATE OF PAY:  $7.95 an hour

COMMENTS:  

DEPARTMENT: RECREATION & WELLNESS CENTER          

JOB TITLE:  Group Exercise Instructor
DUTIES: Choreograph, teach and supervise drop-in group exercise classes that reinforce industry guidelines for healthy activity and promote and enhance permanent, positive lifestyle choices.
PREFERRED SKILLS:  Current CPR/ AED certification or ability to obtain required. We offer certification when needed. Current nationally recognized group exercise, cycling, yoga or other relevant certification required. Examples: Spinning, Zumba, AFAA, ACSM, NETA
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK: 2-5
RATE OF PAY:  $12.00 per hour
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE:  FALL SEMESTER
COMMENTS:  Resume, copies of relevant certifications, interview and 15 minute audition are required.

DEPARTMENT:  NETWORK SERVICES
JOB TITLE:  Computer Lab Assistant
REQUIREMENTS:  
Candidate should possess strong customer service skills. Must be organized, follow written directions and learn new tasks quickly. Also needs ability to lift, move, and connect computers with their peripherals.
DUTIES:
 The Computer Lab Assistant will have the overall responsibility of providing assistance to students, staff, and faculty in understanding the computer lab systems and in learning various software applications. The Computer Lab Assistant will aide in overseeing the proper use and maintenance of campus computer labs, classroom computers, and campus printers.
SKILLS: Ability to maintain a professional demeanor while collecting information from & providing instruction to users of the Helpdesk. A working knowledge of Windows, Office, Flashline, GMail, and Blackboard Learn is important.
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK:  15-25
RATE OF PAY: 
$7.95 per hour
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE:
COMMENTS:   If you enjoy helping others and want to learn more about computers, this position is for you. You should have basic computer skills to start with, but you will receive technical training on the items required. THIS POSITION REQUIRES NIGHTS

DEPARTMENT:  UNIVERSITY CENTER
JOB TITLE:  Wait Staff
DUTIES:  
Serve clients food & beverages; restocking of food and supply items; set-up & break-down for events; maintain appearance of dining supplies; must be customer service oriented.
PREFERRED SKILLS: 
Ability to multi task several duties simultaneously; may be asked to lift up to 20lbs; must have good people skills.
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK
: Looking for someone to work between 10 am and 2 pm during the week. Flexible schedule required as this position is as needed/per event.
RATE OF PAY:  
$8.95 per hour
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE:
COMMENTS:  This position requires some evenings and weekends; some days if events are available.  

DEPARTMENTS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Department is accepting applications for this position year round; however, there may not be an open or available position at this time.

DEPARTMENT: NETWORK SERVICES
JOB TITLE:  Helpdesk Tier 1 Support Associate
DUTIES:  This student worker will work closely with the Helpdesk manager to take the first calls from the Helpdesk line and begin troubleshooting based on documentation provided. They will input all the pertinent information into the Network Services ticket system and disperse the information to the rest of the department as needed. They will also help manage the Helpdesk database, running reports, cleaning data, review tickets for missing information and add notes as needed. They will help manage the documentation for the helpdesk and test any directions on various issues. They will be the backup support for lab and campus issues. Still maintaining regular lab assistant training and duties but will only be called in to those tasks when others are not available.
REQUIRED SKILLS:  Customer Service Phone Skills Basic use of Word, Power point, Excel and Access Organizational skills Create helpdesk documentation
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK: 10-15 a week more on long breaks
RATE OF PAY:  $8.25 per hour

DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE:  
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