Friday, March 2, 2018

Apply to be a CSE student Outreach Assistant this summer

CSE is hiring student Outreach Assistants (OAs) for the summer. As an OA, you would serve as a summer camp counselor and assist the CSE outreach coordinator with event planning and other tasks.
Be an Outreach Assistant!

Outreach Assistants (OAs) work with the CSE outreach coordinator Kelsi Klaers throughout the summer and primarily serve as camp counselors for CSE summer day camp programs.

About the Job
This seasonal position will start Monday, May 14, and end Friday, Aug. 31.

Work hours will be 40 hours per week during training and camp sessions (June 11-Aug. 10 with the exception of the July 4 University holiday), and a maximum of 20 hours per week otherwise.

Outreach Assistants serve as camp counselors for three CSE summer day camp programs Eureka! (in partnership with Girls Inc. at the YWCA of Minneapolis), and Discover STEM. Other duties include developing and leading outreach activities and ice breakers, giving campus tours, event planning tasks, clerical/administrative tasks, and attending program staff trainings and meetings.

The best candidates for the CSE Outreach Assistant positions will be CSE students with a strong academic background who have previous outreach experience and have worked with diverse populations of students.
Job Requirements
  • Currently enrolled College of Science and Engineering student
  • Strong academic background
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • At least 19 years old by June 18, 2018
  • Previous experience working or volunteering with K-12 students
  • Willing to complete First Aid/CPR/AED training and administer if needed
  • Prompt and reliable
  • Ability to work independently and pay attention to details
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

To Apply
Go to the student employment website and search by Job Opening ID 322475.
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CSE Student Services
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