Student Employment

*All applicants must be enrolled at least part-time and have a financial aid award letter on-file (award letter not required for PSEO students)

Off-Campus English & Math Tutor – Neighborhood Youth Services

Hours per Week: 10

Work Schedule: 2:30pm – 7:00pm, Monday – Friday

Job Location: Neighborhood Youth Services – Washington Center; 310 N. 1st Ave. W., Duluth, MN 55806

Responsibilities/Description: Seeking an enthusiastic tutor to work up to 10 hours per week with culturally diverse youth at our Neighborhood Youth Services (NYS) program. NYS is a community-based after school program for youth ages 6-18 located in downtown Duluth. The tutor would be responsible for supporting elementary, middle, and high school youths’ academic achievement through proactive and on-demand tutoring services offered at NYS.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be competent in English and Math, possess effective verbal and written communication skills, have direct experience working with youth ages 6-17 in an academic or similar enrichment environment, and be working towards a degree in education, human services, or a similar field with demonstrated experience related to the position.

Who to Contact: Josh Johnson, NYS Program Coordinator, 218-623-6474, jjohnson@thehillsyfs.org

Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) Assistant – Morning Shift

Hours per Week: 20

Work Schedule: 8am – 12pm, Monday – Friday

Job Location: EOC Student Services Front Desk

Responsibilities/Description: Promote and market the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) mission through one-on-one conversations. Establish personal contact and rapport with students while identifying them as potential participants in the EOC TRIO program. Facilitate individual and/or small group EOC pre-application sessions. Assist with record keeping using Student Access software. Promote awareness of individual responsibilities for academic success. Assist with any other projects assigned by your supervisor.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Competence working with Google Documents, Gmail, Excel, Microsoft Word, and other software applications. Proven record of handling responsibility, punctuality, self-motivation, and organizational skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when working with a diverse group of students. Comprehensive understanding of college policies and procedures.

Who to Contact: Please forward a resume and cover letter to Celeste Zuniga Brandt, EOC Director, 218-733-6950, Celeste.ZunigaBrandt@lsc.edu

Copy Center/Mail Room Assistant

Hours per Week: Up to 20-30 hrs/wk – within time frames listed below

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Job Location: Copy Center / Mail Room

Responsibilities/Description: Students will assist the Copy Center manager with work that is brought to the center for completion. When the manager is not available, the student will be responsible for completing tasks necessary to continue center operations. The following are some of the tasks that will need to be completed by students: copy/print jobs for students, staff and instructors, sorting and sending mail, shipping packages, preparing course packets for sale in the LSC store, binding, laminating, hand collating, etc.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Must have FAFSA completed and award letter for Financial Aid. The following skills are necessary:  attention to detail, multitasking, following directions, customer service, and organization. Experience with the following equipment is helpful but not necessary: high volume copiers, wide format printer and scanner, cash register, computers, postage equipment, laminator, paper punches, folder/inserter, and other equipment related to printing, copying and shipping.

Who to Contact: Michael Miller, Copy Center Manager, 218-733-7643, michael.miller@lsc.edu

Nursing Assistant 

Hours per Week: 10

Work Schedule: Flexible Monday-Thursday as per agreement with supervisor

Job Location: LSC Nursing Assistant Office/Lab

Responsibilities/Description: Maintaining lab inventory, ordering supplies, making supply kits, making schedules and forms, taking meeting minutes, filing, tasks as assigned

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Must have solid computer skills, CNA on MN State Registry preferred

Who to Contact: Marilyn Slattengren RN, 218-733-5982, m.slattengren@lsc.edu

Library Circulation Desk Assistant 

Hours per Week: 20

Work Schedule:  Varies: Hours between 8:00am- 4:00pm, Monday – Thursday; Fridays 8:00am – 11:00am

Job Location: Erickson Library

Responsibilities: Under the supervision of library professional staff provide customer service to library patrons including checking items in and out, responding to directional questions, referring patrons to appropriate services, assisting with the copier and printer, assisting in opening and closing the library, maintaining the cleanliness of the library, and other duties as needed.

Requirements: Attention to detail, computer skills, customer service skills, punctuality, and reliability.

Preferred Qualifications: Previous library or customer service experience.
Special Instructions: Please provide a copy of your class schedule and references.

Who to Contact: lsclibrary@lsc.edu or 218-733-5912

Peer Writing Tutor (Fall 2017)

Hours per Week: 10 – 20

Work Schedule: Monday –Thursday:  7:30am – 6:00pm and Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm – Preferably able to work in 2-4 hour shifts

Department/Location: Learning Center

Responsibilities/Description: Assist students in developing effective paragraph, essay, and research paper writing skills.  Assist students with D2L and online resources as needed

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Completion of College Comp I and II with “B” or higher; writing sample required; dependable, good interpersonal skills; English language proficiency required; able to work with diverse student population; appropriate casual dress; paid tutor training is required and will be provided.

Who to Contact: Barbara Pezze, Director, Learning Center, barbara.pezze@lsc.edu

Peer Math Tutor (Fall 2017)

Hours per Week: 10 – 20

Work Schedule: Monday –Thursday:  7:30am – 6:00pm and Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Department/Location: Learning Center

Responsibilities/Description: Assist students in understanding math principles; provide study tips and examples of similar problems.  Tutors are needed in two different Math labs. Math Lab A supports students in classes ranging from Alg. I to Pre-Calc. Math Lab B supports students from Calc I to Differential Equations.  Most student tutors work in one lab or the other.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Math Lab A Required Coursework:  Completion of College Algebra or Pre-Calc. with a grade of B or higher OR earned a grade of B or higher in any other upper level Math classes. Math Lab B Required Coursework: Completion Calculus I with a grade of B or higher. Students who are qualified in the above mentioned are not required to remember all coursework. Tutors will have the assistance of professional tutors and access to text resources. Tutors are expected to demonstrate to students how to find the answers. Other requirements: dependable; effective speaking and listening skills; English language proficiency; able to work with diverse student population; casual appropriate dress; paid tutor training is required and will be provided.

Who to Contact: Barbara Pezze, Director, Learning Center, barbara.pezze@lsc.edu

Career Services Assistant (Fall 2017)

Hours per Week: 6-10

Work Schedule: Flexible, Monday – Friday; Some evening hours possible

Job Location: Career Services in the Student Resource Center

Responsibilities/Description: Primary focus will be to update job postings LSC’s Job Board and the Career Services website. Other duties include: assist in implementation and tracking of graduate surveys, communicate with employers, students and graduates, help promote and prepare for Career Services events and workshops, maintain the Professional’s Closet, and help to develop and maintain career-related resources.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Must have strong interpersonal and data management skills, and the ability to communicate with students, graduates and employers in a professional manner.

Who to Contact: Eric Brandt, Career Services Director, e.brandt@lsc.edu

Technology Support Assistant – Entry Level I

Hours per Week: 10 – 20

Work Schedule: Flexible, Monday – Thursday (7:30 am – 5 pm) Friday (7:30 am – 11:30 am)

Job Location: Technology Division (Located in the Atrium)

Responsibilities/Description: Work within the IT Division area on inventory, computer maintenance, and/or other relevant computer support.  Continually inventory, report, and track equipment.  Assist with help desk tickets.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Good Customer Service and Communication Skills, Dependable, Minimal Computer Knowledge Needed.

Who to Contact: Carly Beckwith, 733-7654, carly.beckwith@lsc.edu, or stop by E1001

Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) Assistant – Afternoon Shift

Hours per Week: 20

Work Schedule: 12pm – 4pm, Monday – Friday

Job Location: EOC Student Services Front Desk

Responsibilities/Description: Promote and market the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) mission through one-on-one conversations. Establish personal contact and rapport with students while identifying them as potential participants in the EOC TRIO program. Facilitate individual and/or small group EOC pre-application sessions. Assist with record keeping using Student Access software. Promote awareness of individual responsibilities for academic success. Assist with any other projects assigned by your supervisor.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Competence working with Google Documents, Gmail, Excel, Microsoft Word, and other software applications. Proven record of handling responsibility, punctuality, self-motivation, and organizational skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when working with a diverse group of students. Comprehensive understanding of college policies and procedures.

Who to Contact: Please forward a resume and cover letter to Celeste Zuniga Brandt, EOC Director, 218-733-6950, Celeste.ZunigaBrandt@lsc.edu

Financial Aid Assistant

Hours per Week: 10

Work Schedule: Flexible based on course schedule – Position will start on July 1st, 2017

Job Location: Financial Aid

Responsibilities/Description: Assist the Financial Aid Department with processing, filing, data entry and other related tasks

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Math skills are beneficial.

Who to Contact: LaNita Robinson, Financial Aid Director, 218-733-7616, l.robinson@lsc.eu

LSC Store Assistant 

Hours per Week: 20

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 4:00pm, flexible around classes

Job Location: Lake Superior College Campus Store, 2nd Floor of E Building

Responsibilities/Description: Serve customers of LSC Store by providing excellent customer service; cash handling; shipping/receiving book orders; general housekeeping and office tasks as assigned.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Work well in a team, ability to multi-task, be responsible, reliable, and punctual. This position includes summer work and work throughout winter and spring breaks. Position will start around August 1st.

Who to Contact: Val Vegar, 218-733-7755 or Brittany Raveill, 218-733-7668

Front Desk Assistants/Campus Ambassadors

Hours per Week: 10-20 (flexible)

Work Schedule: M-Th 8am to 4pm and F 8am to 12pm

Job Location: Student Resource Center and Information Desk of the E building

Responsibilities/Description: Student workers at the Resource Center help students locate their classes and map out where the resources of the college can be found. Student workers are responsible for processing transcripts that are being sent out of the college and answering phones for the evening main switchboard and Resource Center line. Student workers also help Student Services with conducting tours for prospective/new students and giving tours to prospective candidates who may work for the college in the future as either staff or faculty.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Looking for students who enjoy working with people, can work well as a team with staff and are able to handle confidential information appropriately. Must be student worker eligible and willing to work mornings. If you are taking classes during summer semester, you must be enrolled in at least 6 credits.

Who to Contact: Chelsea Williams, 218-733-7635, chelsea.williams@lsc.edu

Fire Tech/ERTC Assistant

Hours per Week: Up to 20

Work Schedule: Flexible, based on worker’s class schedule and the needs of the ERTC.

Job Location: LSC Emergency Response Training Center (ERTC) 11501 Hwy 23, Duluth, MN 55808 (Gary New Duluth)

Description: To provide cleaning and maintenance of fire/rescue equipment, vehicles, props, classrooms, and living areas, etc. Assist instructors with class prep and equipment restoration. Perform clerical and general custodial work. Assist with other miscellaneous tasks as directed by ERTC staff.

Requirements: Must be enrolled in Fire Tech Degree program and eligible for tuition assistance. Consideration of individual skills, previous work experience, and available work hours will be given.

Who to Contact: Marty Schubitzke, m.schubitzke@lsc.edu (please put “Student Worker Position” in subject line).

Creation Station Closing Teacher

Hours per Week: 12-13

Work Schedule: M-F 3:00-5:30 p.m.

Job Location: Creation Station Nature Preschool located on campus at LSC Main Campus (Rm 1844)

Responsibilities/Description: Closing Preschool Teacher

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: 12 college credits/2 years of experience working with children/CPR, First Aid, AED (Creation Station will help with cost of certification)

Who to Contact:  Julie Walker; creation@lsc.edu, 218-733-7647

Peer Science Tutor (Fall 2017)

Hours per Week: 10-20

Work Schedule: Monday –Thursday:  7:30am – 6:00pm and Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Job Location: Learning Center

Responsibilities/Description: Tutors needed in Chemistry, Aspects of chemistry, MLT, nursing courses, Intro to Cell Biology, Anatomy & Physiology (I and II), and Medical Terminology; must incorporate study skills into tutoring.  Applicant must be able to tutor in three or more subjects.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Completion of course work with a grade of B or better; dependable; effective speaking and listening skills; good interpersonal skills; English language proficiency required; able to work with diverse student population; appropriate casual dress; and paid tutor training is required and will be provided.

Who to Contact: Barbara Pezze, Director, Learning Center, barbara.pezze@lsc.edu

Learning Center Receptionist (Fall 2017)

Hours per Week: 10-20

Work Schedule: Monday –Thursday:  7:30am – 6:00pm and Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Job Location: Learning Center

Responsibilities/Description: Greet and assist students as they enter the Learning Center; answer the phone; take messages/tutor appointments; prepare documents and materials that require a strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; assist students in navigating online courses and computer skills; perform light cleaning to maintain a neat and orderly work environment.

Requirements/Minimum Qualifications: Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, Excel and Publisher) is required; knowledge of D2L (online class) “navigation” and student email required; dependable, polite and friendly, effective speaking and listening skills, strong oral and written communication skills; able to work with diverse student population; casual, appropriate dress; paid tutor training is required and will be provided.

Who to Contact: Barbara Pezze, Director, Learning Center, barbara.pezze@lsc.edu