The Office of Conferences & Special Events has many student employment opportunities available. Please e-mail us if you have any questions.

Graduates toss their caps into the air after the Commencement ceremony

Commencement Coordinator

The Commencement Student Coordinator is responsible for managing the 30+ student staff hired for Commencement activities

Johnson Chapel full at LitFest

Event Staff

Interested in working a festival, lecture, or dinner? We hire student event staff for usher and coat check positions.

Office Doorway at 79 South Pleasant Street

Office Assistant

The Office Assistant position includes administrative tasks, greeting visitors at the front door, and helping with projects for Pindar Dinners, Speakers and Festivals.

Pindar Concierge speaks at Pindar Dinner in Alumni House

Pindar Concierge

The Pindar Concierge is responsible for the assignment and execution of seating assignments, and is also the Master/Mistress of Ceremonies at the dinners.

2019 Summer Programs Assistants hold lawn signs

Summer Programs Assistant

Summer Programs Assistants are an integral part of the summer conference and event operation at Amherst College, providing daily event support and coordination to 40+ programs throughout June, July and August.