The Office of Comminications - Summer Website Redesign

The Office of Communications is looking for student employees to help us move and update hundreds of pages on Amherst.edu over the summer. You must be detail-oriented; self-motivated but also able to follow instructions closely; and have some familiarity with Amherst’s website page editing tools. Some knowledge of HTML is preferred, but not required. Experience using Photoshop or other image editing app is a plus.

Expected start date: Late May/early June 2015

Hours: As needed, not to exceed 20 hours per week

For information about library positions, please visit:

Office of Student Affairs - Student Driver

Department Name: Office of Student Affairs

Job Title: Student Driver

Term/Start Date: ASAP

Job Description: Driver to transport students to the Social Security office in Holyoke, MA in Amherst College vehicle.

Approximate Number of Hours: As-needed

Office of Communications Seeks Student Staff Photographers (Still/Video)

The Amherst College Office of Communications is seeking to hire experienced photographers and videographers who are both skilled and creative in the production of visual content that is neither posed nor staged. Those who advance in this process know how to measure exposure, compose, document important moments, produce video shorts under tight deadlines and thrive in ever-changing environments.

Student Security Monitor

Department Name:  Police Department  

Job Title: Student Security Monitor

Term/Start Date: September 1, 2014

Job Description: Student Security are paid student employees who provide services for college sponsored events at the direction of the Amherst College Police Department. 

Approximate Number of Hours:  4 – 8 hours a week

Requirements: Must be able to work nights and weekends.

Hourly Wage:  $9.50

No Athletic Dept. academic year positions are available at this time. If you are interested in being placed on a wait list please contact the following:

Fitness Center: Chris Boyko - Please fill out Fitness Center Monitor application/wait list here

Sporting Events: Mike O'Brien at mhobrien@amherst.edu

The Pool: Nick Nichols at nnichols@amherst.edu

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

Valentine - Catering - Schwemm's

For information about  student positions at Valentine Dining Services, Catering, or Schwemm's Snack Bar, please visit:  https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/dining/student_jobs