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360 Center of Excellence

STUDENT POSITION---MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS

Accepting applications for Fall 2016

Work study or payroll student workers may apply.

Position: Marketing and Communications  

360, a manufacturing-based center of excellence led by Bemidji State University, is seeking a student worker to support marketing and communications for 360’s programs.

This is an excellent opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in marketing, communications, and/or public relations while learning about the exciting, high-tech industry of advanced manufacturing. You will gain real-world experience working independently and on a team.

The following is a potential list of projects and tasks that a student can expect to take on:

  • Design monthly newsletters.
  • Assist with website content development and maintenance
  • Work with social media
  • Help with special events and robotics camps as needed
  • Manage mailings and dissemination of resources
  • Marketing research (e.g. statistics, social media platforms, etc.)
  • Proofread and help write press releases, articles, etc.

Design skills/Knowledge of Adobe software are a plus!

This position may be used as an internship. Other benefits include scheduling work hours around your class schedule, possible employment throughout your studies at BSU, work on campus, and real-world experience.

Please contact Jessica Gehrke, 360 Communications Specialist, at 218-755-2209 or jgehrke@bemidjistate.edu with any questions about the position. To apply, please email your resume to Jessica Gehrke at jgehrke@bemidjistate.edu.

 

Advising Success Center Peer Advisor

Posted: 8/12/16

The Advising Success Center is looking for competent, personable, and organized students interested in becoming Peer Advisors. We are looking for junior or senior standing students who are in good academic standing and in compliance with the student code of conduct. 

Advising Success Center Peer Advisors assist conditionally admitted students transition to the university by assisting them with basic academic processes, reinforce student skills for success, act as a referral source, offer a complementary point of view from staff or faculty perspectives, and act as a role model for college success at BSU.  

Peer Advisors are hired as student workers and their hours will work around their college schedule.  Each Peer Advisor will be asked to have a minimum of 5 hours per week devoted to the responsibilities of the position. 

To apply, please stop by the Advising Success Center in Decker Hall 202 and pick up an application.

Contact: Tori Dahlke at (218) 755-2094 or email advising@bemidjistate.edu

 

Academic General Maintenance Workers

Fall: 2016

Posted: 6/20/2016

Job Description: Student workers needed for general maintenance work in the academic buildings.  Regular payroll or work study eligible and flexible afternoon hours. 
Contact: Dan Statton, Memorial Hall #101, 755-2062

 

American Reads Tutor – Lincoln Elementary

Fall: 2016

Posted: 9/16/16

An outstanding job opportunity is available for work study eligible students at Lincoln Elementary School.  Tutors will assist elementary age children in developing and improving their reading skills.  Various times and days are available.

Contact Person:  Jason Luksik, Principal, Lincoln Elementary School; Phone –218-333-3250

 

Athletics - Bucky the Beaver Mascot

Posted: 8/16/2016

Now Hiring students for Bucky the Beaver Mascot. Must be outgoing and willing to interact in a positive manner with children and the public attending BSU Athletic Contests. We are also looking for students who can Ice skate and are willing to work Men’s and Women’s Hockey at the Sanford Center as Bucky the Beaver! The positions are available for both Student Work Study or Student Payroll! Meeting on Thursday August 25 at 9pm in the Beaver Pride Room located in the PE Building next to the John Glas Fieldhouse. Requires availability on weekends!!

Athletics - Event Management

Posted: 8/16/2016

Event Management workers for Athletics! Hiring Ushers, Program Sellers,  Security, Scoreboard Operators, Announcers, etc.. for BSU Beaver athletic events. Must have some experience with High School or College Athletics either as a player or worker. Hiring for Work Study or Payroll Positions! Meeting for hiring on Thursday August 25 at 9pm in the Beaver Pride Room which is located in the PE Building next to the John Glas Fieldhouse!! Sports included: Football, Volleyball, Soccer, Men’s and Women’s Hockey, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Indoor Track and Field and other events as needed. Requires availability on weekends!!

 

Event Management Student Leads and Supervisors for Athletic Contests! Looking for highly motivated student workers who wish to be in a supervisory role. These Student workers are involved in the planning, marketing, set up, supervision of working staff and work directly with our Event Manager and Director of Athletics. Positions available for all sports! The positions available are for either Student Work Study or Student Payroll. Meeting on Thursday August 25 at 9pm in the Beaver Pride Room located in the PE Building next to the John Glas Fieldhouse. Requires availability on weekends!!

 

Now hiring Athletic Equipment room workers for BSU Athletics. Requires washing clothes, Cleaning, prep for athletic events, etc…These positions are for Work Study only. See Mindy in the athletics equipment room for further information!

 

Bemidji Schools Community Education – After School Program Staff and Tutors - AKA - Kids & Company

Fall: 2016

Posted: 9/16/2016

Activity Assistants:
Several positions are available which involve working with elementary children after school from approximately 2:30 - 5:45 pm on school days.  Activity Assistants supervise and engage kids in a variety of enriching activities such as crafts, gym activities, computer, art, board games, homework assistance and reading at one of the seven ISD 31 elementary schools.  Prefer those who can work five days a week, but other options are also available.  This is an opportunity to hone group management skills while building positive relationships with children.  Most openings available in early August and January.

Fall: 2016

Posted: 6/16/2016

American Reads/America Counts Tutor:
An outstanding job opportunity is available to current work-study eligible students who are seeking a degree related to children. These tutors will assist children in the Kids & Company afterschool program with a variety of academic related activities such as homework completion, improving reading and math skills, reading to children and or listening to them read, or playing academic games.  Various weekdays are available.
Contact Person:   Susan Shelquist, phone 333-3284, ext. 309 email sac@bemidjicommunityed.com.   
**E-mail is the best method with our department - please make sure to check your e-mail account for a response**
 

 

Boys and Girls Club of the Bemidji Area

Positions available working with youth education, in business administration and with facilities management!

The Boys & Girls Club is an afterschool youth development facility about four blocks from the BSU campus that is virtually free to all youth.  In Bemidji, we typically serve 160 youth per day with about 60% elementary and 40% middle school/high school in a high energy environment.  Our goal is to help youth become productive, caring and responsible citizens through offering them a fun place to go that is safe, where there are supportive adults who offer a diverse range of opportunities as well as set expectations for success and recognize youth for their achievements large or small.


If this sounds like an environment that you would like to be a part of, please read below and inquire with Karl Mork, Impact & Administrative Director, at 218-444-4171 or preferably by email at kmork@paulbunyan.net.  Interviews and hiring is all done on a first come first serve basis, and this list will be updated as positions become filled. A successful background check is a requirement for all employment opportunities.  Please inquire or refer friends about fall 2016 regular payroll and summer 2017 employment options as well. 

 

Openings for fall 2016

Please read above for application directions

Posted: 07/18/2016

Position: Marketing and Special Event Assistant

Job Description:

         Work study position would involve supporting the marketing, fundraising campaigns and special events of the Club.  Applicant would be expected to write and submit social media posts, e-newsletters, public service announcements with opportunities to create posters, banners, print, radio and tv ads and perform other forms of communication including phone and email to spread the message of the Boys & Girls Club. Applicant would also be expected to provide event and fundraising campaign support in the areas of planning, creating and printing materials, attending and assisting at events and managing data.

Requirements

          A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Self-starter, resilient, creative writer, desk top publishing, ability to work in fast paced environment, positive, organized, timely, verbal and written communication, ability to keep confidential, and reasonably proficient typing and computer skills.  Understanding of Word, Publisher, Excel, Constant Contact & Social Media outlets is a plus.  Students would be expected to work approximately 10-14 hours a week as schedules allow.

Posted: 07/18/2016

Position:  Administrative and Special Event Assistant

         Work study position would involve supporting the administrative office, fundraising campaigns and special events of the Club.  Applicant would be expected to use copier, phones, printers, computers to perform data entry and create thank you cards or other documents, participate in stewarding donors, stuff envelopes and work with kids to create original-creative artwork for constituents. Applicant would also be expected to provide event and fundraising campaign support in the areas of planning, creating and printing materials, attending and assisting at events and managing data.

Requirements

          A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Self-starter, resilient, experience working in an office, ability to work in fast paced environment, positive, organized, timely, verbal and written communication, ability to keep confidential, and reasonably proficient typing and computer skills.  Understanding of Word, Publisher and Excel is a plus.  Students would be expected to work approximately 10-14 hours a week as schedules allow.

 

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Arts and Culture Coordinator

Job Description:
     Work study position would involve developing youth’s creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and an appreciation of the visual arts, cultural exploration, crafts, performing arts, and creative writing.  Programs and activity examples include drawing, dance, origami, painting, photography, puppetry, sculpture, or storytelling. The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, education, or just like working with youth, working at the Club would be a terrific real life experience.

Requirements:
    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Prior arts experience or proficiency, patient, nonjudgmental, teaching skills, program planning & implementation, positive, enthusiastic, ability to positively discipline, ability to stretch limitations and push for excellence, thinking outside the box. Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-7:00p.m. M-F.

 

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Impact & Administrative Assistant

Job Description:

Works with our Impact & Administrative Director on developing successful outcome & output evaluation strategies and supports Club staff training, adoption, implementation and accountability of strategies.  Provide timely reporting based on programmatic outputs and outcomes to help drive Club programming, fulfill grant deliverables and drive future financial investment.  Provides assistance to the Impact & Administrative Director in the way of human resources, volunteer recruitment/retention, general organization and filing.

Requirements:

A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Position could be a great fit for students interested in business administration, psychology, measurement statistics or human resources.  Preferred skills/traits in an applicant include: strong written language/keyboarding, detail oriented, assertiveness, task administration, works well in teams, have an affinity for children and is competent with Windows PC environment.  Students would be expected to work approximately 9-13 hours a week between the hours a week, scheduling is mostly flexible.

 

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Elementary Tutor

Job Description:

            Work study position would involve assisting, guiding, and encouraging elementary members to strive for their best academically by studying and doing homework with them whenever needed. The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, education, or just like working with youth, working at the Club would be a terrific real life experience.

Requirements:

    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Prior tutoring experience, teaching skills, patience, positive, perseverance, encouraging, love of learning, knowledge of developmental characteristics & friendly.  Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-7:00p.m. M-F.

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Elementary Social Recreation

Job Description:

                Work study position would involve planning, implementing, and supervising fun group programs that socially engage the elementary members and help them develop new friendships, social norms, learn sportsmanship as well as teambuilding and communication skills. Program and activity examples include group games, science classes, bike rides, game tournaments, music activities, carnivals, and more.  The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, education, or just like working with youth, working at the Club would be a terrific real life experience.

Requirements:

    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Enthusiastic, flexible, creative, caring, ability to positively discipline, patience, level headed, and consistent. Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-6:00p.m. M-F

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Middle School Teen Coordinator
 

Job Description:
     Work study position would involve planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating programs and activities for youth grades 6th-8th. Program and activity possible examples include group games, self-esteem groups, volunteerism, field trips, and more.  The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, education or just like working with youth, working at the Club can be a terrific real life experience. 

Requirements:
    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include:  Patient, teaching skills, listening skills, good motivator, self-starter, ability to positively discipline, excels academically, strong math skills. Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-7:00p.m. M-F.  Students may also be asked to work one or two Friday nights a month until 10 p.m.

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Nutrition Coordinator

Job Description:

Work-study position would involve planning, implementing, supervising, evaluating & reporting on food service and gardening operations for youth of all ages.  The Club typically serves around 120 daily snacks as well as we run a 1000 square foot greenhouse on our property.  Students who are interested in human services, nutrition education, and professional education or just like working with youth, working at the Club can be a terrific real life experience. 

Requirements:
    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include:  Patient, teaching skills, attention to detail, a green thumb, good motivator, a self-starter, ability to positively discipline, willingness to clean & strong ability to multi-task. Students would be expected to work approximately 10-14 hours a week between the hours of 3:00p.m.-6:00p.m. M-F.

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: Sports, Fitness & Recreation Coordinator (Outdoor & Indoor)

Job Description:
    Work study position would involve planning, implementing, and supervising fun outdoor & indoor group programs that physically & mentally engage Club members and help them develop new friendships, social norms, learn sportsmanship as well as teambuilding and communication skills. Program and activity examples include teaching traditional & nontraditional sports fundamentals, playing cooperative & competitive games, leading fitness and workout groups and more.  Staff will be expected to bring youth outdoors in most weather situations including winter, after dark, snow and light rain.  The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, education, or just like working with youth, working at the Club would be a terrific real life experience.
 

Requirements:
    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Enthusiastic, physically in shape, likes winter, flexible, creative, caring, ability to positively discipline, patience, level headed, and consistent. Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-7:00p.m. M-F.

Posted: 06/21/2016

Position: STEM Coordinator
 

Job Description:
     Work study position would involve planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating programs and activities around Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Program and activity possible examples include photography, geography, geology, science clubs, graphic design, internet safety, video gaming, and more.  The Club works to provide youth with opportunities and expectation for success as well as to develop a sense of belonging, usefulness, competence, and influence in every child.  Students who are interested in human services, computer science and education or just like working with youth, working at the Club can be a terrific real life experience. 

Requirements:
    A background check is a pre-requisite for employment.  Preferred skills in an applicant include: Prior technology experience or proficiency, patient, teaching skills, ability to multi-task, flexible yet firm, organized, program planning & implementation, positive, enthusiastic, and ability to positively discipline. Students would be expected to work approximately 8-12 hours a week between the hours of 2:30p.m.-7:00p.m. M-F.

 

Central Receiving

Posted: 10/20/16

The job involves checking in and putting away freight, helping with receiving freight, taking physical inventory, filing paperwork delivering freight to campus offices and other assigned duties. We would prefer students that have morning hours available, at least for this semester.

Students should apply in person at the Central Receiving office(the building across from the Oak parking lot). They can call me at 755-2885 with questions or if they need directions.

 

Geology

Posted: 9/15/16

Looking for a student interested in working as an Assistant for the Geology Lab. The functions will be organizing lab materials and organizing rock and mineral collections. A very basic knowledge of rock and mineral samples is required. The student is expected to work around 10 hours a week. Flexible schedule.

To apply for the job the student will need to send an email to Miriam Rios-Sanchez (mriossanchez@bemidjistate.edu) indicating his/her interest, qualifications and time availability.

 

Grounds

Posted: 8/24/16

Grounds worker= duties include mowing ,raking, picking trash, shoveling snow ,marking fields

Contact Rich Moen if interested rmoen@bemidjistate.edu

Phone: 218-755-2060

 

Housing & Residence Life

Residence Hall Desk Assistants:

Posted: 8/19/15

Residence hall desk receptionists are needed in each residence hall. Duties include performing administrative tasks, opening and closing the residence hall at break periods, working in the game rooms, checking out equipment, distributing mail and packages, etc.

Contact: If interested, contact Residence Hall Front Desk

 

Housing & Residence Life Central Office Desk Assistants:

Posted: 8/19/15

The Department of Housing & Residence Life needs student receptionists to answer general inquiries in person and over the phone, file, type, sort mail, and perform office tasks as assigned.  Hours available are Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm. One year of residence hall living experience preferred. 1-2 positions available

Contact: Kelsey Christofferson – Housing & Residence Life, Walnut Hall, 755-3750

 

Residential Life General Maintenance Work:

Posted: 2/9/2016

We are looking for student workers who are willing to perform manual labor including cleaning, mopping, vacuuming, moving furniture, organizing storage spaces and other cleaning duties as assigned.

Work up to 20 hours per week.

Contact: Paul Ekhoff – Housing & Residence Life, Walnut Hall, 218-755-3750

 

Hobson Memorial Union

Posted: 7/26/2016

Hobson Memorial Union is looking for competent, outgoing and skilled work study students to work at the Information Desk.

Hours vary, but will include days, evenings and weekend hours.

If interested, please stop by the Information Desk and pick up a job description and application.

 

KBSU Sports

Are you looking for a job in the fast paced world of live Sports Broadcasting?  KBSU Sports is currently seeking a production assistant to help out with broadcasting all BSU home basketball games.  Duties include camera operators, computer graphics, technical direction, video editing, set-up prior to the game and also take-down after the game.  No experience required, must be work study eligible.  Games are on Fridays and Saturdays at the BSU Gym.  Transportation and Meals are provided.
For more information or to apply: contact KBSU Sports Director Kelly A. Kirk at:
(218) 755-2912
kbsusports@gmail.com

Lakeland Public Television

Posted:7/25/16

Office Assistants

Lakeland Public Television is looking for a student workers to assist in the operations of our main office located at 108 Grant Ave NE in Bemidji (Next to the Sanford Center).

Duties include answering phones, data-entry, bulk mailings, general office work as well as other duties as assigned.

The following skills would be helpful: strong communication skills, organizational ability, a desire to learn from experience and the ability to work with others.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Glenn McLean at (218) 333-3016 or gmclean@lptv.org.

MATH

WORK STUDY JOB AVAILABLE

Posted: 11/29/2016

Math Help Center Tutors and

Math Workroom Office Workers needed!

Minimum Requirements:

Must have passed calculus I or above with a minimum grade of C. (A or B desired)

Be enrolled for Spring 2017 in a mathematics or statistics class above Calculus I.

Be responsible toward your job and coursework, conduct yourself in a positive manner on the job, and be willing to learn what is necessary to do the job well.

Applicants should email a resume to Dr. Livingston (clivingston@bemidjistate.edu) that includes your contact information, lists your mathematical and statistical coursework, explains your previous work, volunteer and activity experiences, and describes your interest in working as a math tutor.

 

Mass Communication

Job Opening: Mass Communication will have openings for equipment checkout workers and students to work sports video and radio station jobs again this year.
Contact: Roger Paskvan, Deputy 215L, 755-3903

 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION/CLINICAL EXPERIENCES OFFICE

Posted: 8/24/16

Work Study and Regular Payroll positions.

Clinical Experiences Office of the Department of Professional Education has openings for student employees to provide office support for student teaching/student practicum placement management. This includes supporting the Clinical Director and Secretary with data entry, scanning, filing (electronic/hard copy) and running errands. This position works with data files so employee must be strong in detail management.  Student classes is considered in assigning work schedule.

For an application please contact Marlene Erickson, Clinical Experiences, merickson@bemidjistate.edu 218-755-2930 Bensen Hall 326.

 

Public Safety Officer

Fall: 2016

Posted: 6/20/2016

The Department of Public Safety is currently in the process of hiring student officers to begin employment spring 2016 with the opportunity for full time hours during the summer.

This employment opportunity is a great resume builder regardless of field, offers a diverse working experience, and gives students an opportunity to help provide a safe and secure learning environment for the Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College communities.

An application can be obtained at the Department of Public Safety office located in the lower level of Walnut Hall or via the Internet at http://bemidjistate.edu/offices/safety/.  Simply go to the About tab, select the Student Employment tab from below, and click the “download an application here” link that is provided on that page.  The application can be submitted to the Department of Public Safety office via person, mail (The Department of Public Safety, 1500 Birchmont Dr. NE, Box #33, Bemidji, MN 56601- 2699), or e-mail (publicsafety@bemidjistate.edu).

Minimum requirements include: Enrolled for a minimum of six credits, GPA of at least 2.0 or higher, no criminal history (background checks are conducted), and a valid driver’s license.

Contact: Aaron Ebbighausen – 218-755-3888

 

Rec Center

Fitness Instructors (Work-Study Positions)

Bemidji State University Rec Center

Looking for ENTHUSIASTIC Male & Female Instructors

(Zumba, Pilates, Kettlebell, Yoga, TRX, ABS, STEPS, Kick-Boxing)

Minimum Certifications Requirements (current CPR/FIRST AID/AED)

Additional Certification from Club and/or Nationally Accredited Organization

 

Please contact Kierstin Hoven at the Rec Center if interested.

 

Intramural Officials

The Department of Campus Recreation is now accepting applications for Intramural Officials.  Student officials are responsible for team registrations, game set-up/take-down, officiating, and scorekeeping in a variety of sports, with the opportunity for advancement in areas of league management and supervisory experience.  Hours are Monday-Thursday evenings and some Sundays.  Officiating experience preferred, sport experience required

Please contact Cole Grandgenette if interested.

 

Student Center for Health & Counseling

Location:  Bemidji State University, Cedar Hall

Supervisor:  Kristi Reiplinger       

Posted: 6/20/16

Job Title:  Student Worker/Receptionist

Purpose of Job:  To assist in the daily operation of the Student Center for Health & Counseling.

General Requirements:  Normal work hours (week days).  Ability to undertake and understand the importance of routine daily procedures while maintaining a good working relationship with students and staff.  Strict confidentiality of all records and data pertaining to clients must be kept. 

Duties and Responsibilities:  General reception duties (greeting clients upon entrance to the Clinic taking phone messages, making appointments); filing; running errands; assisting in the Health Education area and assisting with other miscellaneous assignments/events.  The applicant must be able to manage multiple tasks and pay attention to detail.

Equipment Routinely Used:  Telephone, Computer, photocopier, Fax machine, scanner, shredder.

Working Conditions:  The student employee must have the ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty and staff and be capable of handling urgent situations when they present.  Work hours vary from day to day depending upon the availability of the student.  Office hours are 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday when classes are in session.

CLICK HERE for the application.

Complete an application and submit it to Kristi Reiplinger at the Student Center for Health & Counseling.  If you have any questions call 218-755-2053 or email kreiplinger@bemidjistate.edu.

 

School of Technology, Art & Design

Posted: 8/20/16

School of Technology, Art and Design is looking for Work Study Eligible students to work in various positions, including Lab Attendants, Assistants in the Office and other duties as needed.  If you have computer experience, it is helpful for working in the Labs.  If you have experience with machinery, especially as related to the Technology and Engineering majors, it is helpful for the materials labs.

If you are work study eligible, please contact Deb in Bridgeman 251 or email her at dkrueger@bemidjistate.edu.  Interviews will be conducted.

 

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