Summer Internship in the Office of Public Affairs: Apply by April 4
Would you like to be a part of the team that helps to shape the public image of Amherst College? Do you want to work on publications that help new students get to know their classmates and the college? Apply to be the Summer 2014 intern in the Office of Public Affairs! The summer intern will coordinate the production of the first-year "facebook" and Student Handbook. The intern will also gain experience writing news releases and articles for the college magazine and other publications; answering phones; providing office support; and assisting with sports information, design and Web work. Relevant experience is desirable, and excellent oral and written communication skills and a keen sense of intellectual curiosity are a must. The summer intern will work 20 to 35 hours a week. The position, which begins on Monday, June 2, and ends mid-August, is open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors and pays $10 an hour. Summer housing is provided. To apply, submit a cover letter, a résumé and two writing samples to Maryann Wood, administrative assistant in the Office of Public Affairs, at AC #2202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall 2014 Campus Center Manager Applications Due March 14
The Student Activities Office and Keefe Campus Center will be hiring students for the Campus Center Manager position for the fall 2014 semester. Please visit the link below to access the application. Applications are due by Friday, March 14, to Room 021 of the Campus Center.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/keefe/ccm
Office of Admission Summer Internship: Apply by March 14
The Amherst College Office of Admission invites you to apply for our summer internship! Summer interns have the unique opportunity to participate in various aspects of the recruiting and admission processes, and to become members of our diverse, fun-loving, hard-working office community. All students in the classes of '15, '16 and '17 are eligible. Interns give daily tours, assist deans with special projects and daily information sessions and perform general office duties. Positions begin on Wednesday, June 4, and conclude at the end of August. The salary is $8.50/hour for a 35-hour week. Campus housing is included. To apply, please visit the link below. Applications will be accepted no later than noon on Friday, March 14. Questions? Contact Daniel Pastan: email@example.com.
For more information: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ADMISummerIntern
Note Taker for Sexual Respect Task Force
Department Name: Sexual Respect Education/ Health Education
Job Title: Note Taker for Sexual Respect Task Force
Term/Start Date: Immediately
Job Description: The Responsibilities of this job include taking notes at all Sexual Respect Task Force Meetings, including attendance of those SRTF members present. Notes will then be published on the Sexual Respect/ Title IX Website for public information. Notes must be distributed via email to all SRTF members and approved at meetings before being posted.
Approximate Number of Hours: 1.5 hours per week
Requirements: Must be able to take excellent notes and have skills in Word and Amherst College Website Management.
Hourly Wage: $8.25
How to Apply: Please send a resume and email of interest to Amanda Collings Vann, Sexual Respect Educator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Name: Amanda Collings Vann
Address: 102 Health Center
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Student Drivers Needed
Department Name: Dean of Students
Job Title: Student Driver
Term/Start Date: ASAP
Job Description: Driver to transport students to the Social Security Office in Holyoke, MA with Amherst College vehicle.
Approximate Number of Hours: 6 hours per week
Requirements: You must be a currently credentialed driver through Campus Police.
Hourly Wage: $10 per hour
How to Apply: Please fill out an application at: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/deanstudents/international/ssoffice/SSoffTran/driver
Contact Name: Jennifer Good-Schiff
Address: 105 Converse Hall, Dean of Students Office
Application Deadline: on-going until filled.
Five College Center for the Study of World Languages
Five College Center for the Study of World Languages
Job Title: Conversation Partners
Term/Start Date: Employees are hired by the semester
Job Description: On campus employment for Amherst College international students and native speakers of less-commonly studied languages. The FiveCollege Center for the Study of World Languages is seeking applications from native speakers to be conversation partners. The Center accepts applications in many languages including: Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic (all dialects), Bangla/Bengali, Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Bulgarian, Czech, Dari, Filipino, Georgian, Greek, Haitian Creole, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Malay, Mongolian, Nepali, Norwegian, Pashto, Persian, Romanian, Shona, Slovak, Swahili, Tajik, Thai, Turkish, Twi, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Wolof, Xhosa, Yoruba, Zulu, and other less-commonly studied languages. We are seeking in particular: NORWEGIAN, FINNISH, DANISH, ICELANDIC, DUTCH, HAITIAN CREOLE, AND THAI.
Conversation partners work 2-4 hours per week with individuals or small groups of students to facilitate conversation practice in the language. Conversation partners serve as a living link between the students and the language and culture being studied.
Approximate Number of Hours: 2 to 4 hours per week
Requirements: Conversation partners must have native or near native spoken fluency in the language and must also be able to read and write in the language.
Hourly Wage: stipend based on a starting hourly rate of $12.50/hr
Contact Name: Jess Deshayes
Campus Police - Student Security Monitor
Department Name: Campus Police
Job Title: Student Security Monitor
Term/Start Date: Fall & Spring semesters
Job Description: Monitors aid in maintaining the safety of students at school-sponsored events such as TAPs, Spring Formal, and Spring Concert. Includes RAD training for females.
Approximate Number of Hours: 1 hour/week plus 3-4 hour events; a student may work as much as 10 hours/week or as little as 8 hours/month.
Hourly Wage: $8.25 +$0.25 cent raises with continued employment.
How to Apply: email email@example.com stating interest.
Application Deadline: hiring takes place year-round; jobs are always available