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Friday, August 23, 2013

Diversified Agriculture-Work Study


Department/Division:  Diversified Agriculture
Supervisor:  Hans Straight

Hours:  15-20 hours per week
Rate of Pay:  $8 per hour

 
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

·         Assist with the establishment of Diversified Agriculture program demonstration garden on campus. 

·         Clean up, prepare, and seed two plots of land on Happy Valley Road. 

·         Manual labor (use of hand tools and power equipment) will be required at times.


Preferred Time to Perform Job:  Mornings and/or afternoons between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

 
To Apply:  Must be eligible to participate in the Federal Work Study Program.  If you are uncertain, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (304) 424-8210.

 
E-mail resume and cover letter to Hans.Straight@wvup.edu.  Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Culinary Arts-Work Study


Department/Division:  Culinary Arts Program
Purpose of Student's Job:  Kitchen Steward

Supervisor:  Gene Evans 
Hours:  15-20 hours per week

Rate of Pay:  $8 per hour

 
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

·         Light janitorial work

·         Cleaning, organizing and maintaining of walk-in cooler and freezer, dry storage area and kitchen spaces

·         Receiving and storing of food items, dry goods and chemicals

·         Dish and ware washing

·         Dining room set-up cleaning and organization

·         Aid Chef with special events

Preferred Time to Perform Job:  Mornings and/or afternoons between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

 
To Apply:  Must be eligible to participate in the Federal Work Study Program.  If you are uncertain, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (304) 424-8210.

 
E-mail resume and cover letter to Gene.Evans@wvup.edu.  Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Jackson County Center Science Lab-Work Study


Employer:  West Virginia University at Parkersburg Jackson County Center
Supervisor:  Violet Mosser, Student Services Coordinator, JCC
Dept/Division:  Jackson County Center

Hours per week: 15           
Rate of pay:  $8/hour

Purpose of Student’s Job:  Prepare science lab for classes and do inventory

To Apply:

Please check with Financial Aid to make sure you are eligible for Student Work Study before applying.
E-mail resume and cover letter to becky.scarberry@wvup.edu

Jackson County Center-Work Study


Dept/Division:  Jackson County Center
Purpose of Student’s Job:  To assist Jackson County Center office staff in providing a student friendly, one-stop-shop for all student services and functions.
Supervisor:  Violet Mosser, Student Services Coordinator, JCC
Hours per week:  15        
Rate of pay:  $8 per hour

Description of Duties:

Faculty Secretarial and Clerical Support

·          Providing typing services for syllabi, course handouts, tests, etc.

·          Providing security for tests and other sensitive documents.

·          Distributing student handouts and papers when students drop in.

·          Assisting full-time faculty with last minute details for class requirements.

Student Assistance

·          Assist students by answering general questions or referring to the appropriate personnel.

·          Making appointments for students for academic advising, financial aid assistance, etc.

·          Handle routine tasks as assigned.

Records and Admissions

·          Assists students with admissions process, including processing forms and completing data entry on admission applications and other documentation required to fully admit students to the institution for all types of admission including full, transient, and early admission.

·          Assists students with registration and withdrawal processes, including processing forms and completing data entry on the computer.

·          Assists students with processing financial aid forms for submission to Parkersburg campus for obtaining financial aid.

·          Assists students with routine financial aid questions, using Banner system and communication with Financial Aid staff on Parkersburg campus

General Administrative Duties

·          Assist full-time office staff in maintaining adequate inventory of all forms, office supplies, etc.

·         “Switchboard” Operations, including answering  3 incoming lines, routing calls appropriately, taking written messages from students to faculty regarding absences or problems.

·         Assist Student Services Coordinator with Student engagement and other activities as needed.

Business Office Duties                                                                                                                  

  • Communicating with students during payment periods as to the status of their payments, rules and regulations for payment options, etc.
  • Use computer to check student’s registration.

Skills Needed to Perform Job:

·          Computer Software, including Office 2010.

·          General administrative and office experience.

·          Mature and professional demeanor.

·          Ability to handle student records confidentially and maintain security and integrity of records.

Preferred Time to Perform Job (mornings, afternoons, evenings, etc.): Student assistant must be willing and able to work to cover JCC office in absence of full-time staff during lunch and dinner times.  Some evenings are expected.

To apply:  Must be eligible to participate in the Federal Work Study Program.  If you are uncertain, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (304) 424-8210.

E-mail resume and cover letter to Violet.Mosser@wvup.edu.  Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

Health Sciences Division Work Study



Job Title:  Student Worker – Nursing Lab
Supervisor: Amy Richards
Department/Division: Health Sciences Division

Purpose of Student’s Job: The purpose of this job is to maintain the nursing skills lab in a clean, orderly, and safe environment and enhance development and learning of the WVU Parkersburg Health Science Students.

Overall Responsibilities: The primary duties of this job is making, straightening, and maintaining beds, assisting with preparation of mannequins and lab set up , stock supplies as needed in rooms, med carts, closets, and simulation carts, assist lab coordinator with phone and visitors as needed, assist students with scheduling available lab times to practice, assist clerical work as needed.

Qualifications:  Must be eligible for Federal Financial Aid Work Study (if you are unsure whether you qualify for Federal Aid Work Study, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 304-424-8210)
· Excellent communication skills
· Good organization skills
· Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
· Self motivated
· Professional demeanor
· Able to work blocks of time during normal work hours (8am – 4pm)

Preferred: Admitted to the Nursing Program

To Apply: Must be eligible for Financial Aid.  Please contact Financial Aid to check to eligibility.

Email Amy Richards at amy.richards@wvup.edu with a cover letter, resume, and names/contact information for 2-3 references.  

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.