Student Employment Opportunities

Summer opportunities

6 Summer jobs

Biology Department Asst

Openings: 0

Announcement to: Biology Majors

From:   Maureen Carlson

            Technical Coordinator

            Biology Department

The Gustavus Biology Department has one summer position available from June 3 to August 23.  This job is for a self-motivated, flexible student who will be working closely with the biology staff.


The position is for approximately 400 hours, starting at $7.25 per hour, for a maximum total of $3000 for the summer (subject to change).  Weekend work will be required.

 Duties include but are not limited to:

            Greenhouse Care/Maintenance

            Animal/Aquaria Care/Maintenance

            Chemical and Equipment Inventory

            Lab Maintenance

            Assist with summer ordering

            General office assistance, including computer work

            Other duties as determined by the department


Student will be supervised by the Biology Technical Coordinator.


If interested, please send a letter of intent stating why you want the position and any applicable experience by March 28  to:

  Maureen Carlson

  Department of Biology

   Nobel Hall of Science

   Room 232, Ext. 7334


Biology Majors

Contact: Maureen Carlson 507-933-7334

Student Assistant
Admissions Phoning

Openings: 0

We are looking for positive, involved students who would like to help us recruit the next group of Gusties! Applicants should be friendly, energetic, professional, & detail-oriented. Successful applicants will be strong communicators who are very reliable. Learn transferable skills including telephone communication.

ContactAlan Meier 507-933-7682

Contact: Alan Meier 507-933-7682

Student Assistant

Openings: 0

Students assist in the Book Mark as cashiers, clerical workers, making displays and signs, as well as receiving, pricing, and stocking books and merchandise. Previous office, retail, graphic arts, and computer experience helpful

Need to fill a 10-12 hour per week opening for summer- (May 28- Sep 7)

Contact: Erin Kuiper 507-933-6045

Student Assistant

Openings: 0

Campus Summer Job
Openings — CICE

We are looking for two 40 hour week summer employees to work in the Center for International and Cultural Education (CICE) this summer, 2015. 12 weeks at $8.00 per hour. Employees will start the 2nd week of June. We would like to have students who have good computer skills and some experience with working on databases. Receptionist skills, as well as articulate phone abilities would be needed. The students would be required to be punctual and run the office when other personnel are not present. We are looking to revise and complete many new processes for the office. The people who choose this work would be relied upon for detailed, accurate work results.

If anyone is interested in being an employee in our office during the summer 2015, they must contact Linda Shaw, As application materials we will need an email with an attached resume. The email should contain an explanation of why you would want to work in this office, plus what your expectations of working in this office would be. Please give details about skills and experiences you have had that you believe would make you a valuable employee in this office.

We will accept application materials until Friday March, 20th. If you are contacted for an interview, the interviews will occur on March the 23-25th. All applicants will be notified as to the status of their application on March 28th. 

Contact: Linda Shaw 507-933-7545

Student Assistant
Registrar's Office

Openings: 0

The Registrar’s office has an opening for 40 hours per week this summer. This is a paid 12 week position at $7.25 per hour. Hours are 8:00 am to 4:45 pm, Monday through Friday, beginning June 2, 2014.  Duties include data entry, Microsoft Word, scanning, and assisting students with registration.  Punctuality, accuracy, and confidentiality are essential.

Contact: Phyllis Kuhlman 507-933-7497

Student Assistant
Summer Academic Programs/Forensics

Openings: varies

Department: Summer Academic Programs/Forensics - 10-15 hrs. per week
A student assistant will be responsible for managing camp registrations and data entry, preparing mass mailings, assisting with marketing of programs, handling camp tuition receipts, assisting with credit card reconciling, and other forensics projects on an as needed basis. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, social media (Facebook/Twitter), and forensics is required. The candidate should also possess exceptional written and oral communication skills. 


Must qualify for need based financial aid.

Contact: Philip Voight 507-933-7369