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Student Employment

Federal Work-Study is a financial aid program funded by the federal government and administered by the university. Students can find employment to help pay for college expenses beyond the tuition bill.  

Open Positions

Students must be awarded Federal Work Study on Self Service Carolina. Please contact Linda Wendel in the Financial Aid office before interviewing for the job.  The positions will be updated weekly.

12 hours per week, $8.00 an hour 

Main Building, Dr. Helene Maire-Afeli:  864-424-8059, hmaire@mailbox.sc.edu 

The laboratory assistant position requires that the worker have some experience in science (at least a high school biology/chemistry course) and a high level of dependability/self-motivation. The duties include lab cleanup (washing dishes, sweeping floors, disposing of trash, etc.), lab preparation/setup, some preparation of solutions dependent on prior experience, and some clerical responsibilities (Xeroxing, filing, etc.). While this position would have many advantages for a student with a science major, the student is only required to have an interest in science and a willingness to learn some specialized techniques (including safety procedures).

12 hours per week, $8.00 an hour

Truluck Gym, Brad Greer: 864-424-8039, greerm@mailbox.sc.edu 

Supervise activities in the Truluck Activity Center: be responsible for opening and closing the gym and enforcing school policies pertaining to the center.

12 hours per week, $8.00 an hour

Central Building, Brad Greer: 864-424-8039, greerm@mailbox.sc.edu 

Answer phones, greet guests and visitors, make copies, and scan documents, help with orientations and other student related events.

12 hours per week, $8.00 an hour

Bookstore, Tanja Black: 864-424-8080, trblack@mailbox.sc.edu

Assist bookstore manager with day to day operations of the bookstore.  Duties include:

1) Receiving, stocking, pricing, shelving & selling merchandise. 2) Helping set up displays. 3) Clerical duties such as copying, answering the telephone & greeting customers. 4) Other duties as assigned by Bookstore Manager.

12 hours per week, $8.00 an hour

Nursing Building, Lynn Edwards ,RN: 864-424-8030, Edwar342@mailbox.sc.edu 

Performs clerical functions as requested by administrator (e.g. copying, filing, word processing, faxing, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring clerical functions for the department/site are performed in an accurate and timely manner. Prepares written materials (e.g. reports, memos, letters, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference and/or conveying information. Participates as needed in Career Fairs and Education at local schools. Processes documents and materials for the purpose of disseminating information to appropriate parties. Other functions: Assist other personnel for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.

11 hours per week, $8.50 an hour

Carlisle Municipal Building,  Mayor Mary-Ferguson Glenn: 864-427-1505, townofcarlisle@aol.com 

Duties will include helping in the GED class with exercise and nutrition program. Also providing help with the after-school program by helping with homework and with computer activities as well as some general office work.

11 hours per week, $8.50 an hour

Monarch School Building, Mickey Connolly: 864-429-1733, mickeyc@union.k12.sc.us

Duties will include helping students in the area of literacy.   Student will provide more individual help for students who have parents who cannot read and other duties as assigned by supervisor in the Multimedia center.                   

11 hours per week, $8.50 an hour

Buffalo School Building, Tammy Fisher: 864-429-1730, tfisher_bes@union.k12.sc.us

Duties will include helping students in the area of literacy.   Student will provide more individual help for students who have parents who cannot read and other duties as assigned by supervisor in the Multimedia center.                    

 


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