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Student employment is a great way to learn real-life skills and
supplement your college education expenses. The Office of
Residence Life values and relies on student staff in its business and
facilities operations, and in community development.
Student serve in a variety of roles as follows:
Resident Assistant Job Description (PDF)
Applications are currently being accepted for the 2017-18 Academic Year!
Our Resident Assistant selection process for the 201-2018 school year is continuing. We strongly encourage all interested candidates to apply. The RA experience is one of a kind where you can gain many transferable skills which will help you now and in the future. To gain better insight to the RA position, please check out the details listed below.
A Resident Assistant is an UW-Green Bay student who lives in one of the residence halls/apartments. They serve as a community facilitator, referral agent, peer advisor, and programmer. The RA also helps maintain a living environment conducive to sleeping and studying and upholds University and Residence Life policies.
Responsibilities: A Resident Assistant is an undergraduate student who has been selected and trained by the Office of Residence Life as a paraprofessional staff member. RAs live in the residence halls and apartments serving as a community facilitator, referral agent, peer advisor, and programmer. In addition, RAs uphold University and Residence Life policies and help maintain a living environment conducive to sleep and study.
Requirements: Minimum requirements are a 2.40 cumulative and semester GPA, full-time student status, sophomore standing by Fall 2017, at least two semesters living in on-campus housing (can be from a campus different than UWGB), at least one semester living in on-campus housing at UW-Green Bay, and in good academic and disciplinary standing.
Once you complete your application, recommendation forms will be sent to your three references.
If you have any questions or would like more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 920-465-2040.
Facilities Custodial and Maintenance
The Office of Residence Life employs about 15 students for facilities custodial and maintenance during the academic year and more than 30 students in the summer months. The starting pay is $9.00 per hour with a maximum of 25 hours per week (academic year) between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday) and up to 40 hours per week at $9.25 per hour in the summer months. Most student employees will be assigned to cleaning duties in residence halls and apartments. Some positions are available on the facilities maintenance and painting staff.
Must have good interpersonal communication, organizational and customer service skills, and the ability to respond to students and staff in a positive manner, be willing to work as a team member, and be able to perform physical labor such as cleaning and lifting (up to 50 pounds). The employees must maintain a 2.0 GPA throughout employment.
Front Desk Assistant
Front Desk Assistants support Residence Life by staffing our 24-hour front desk located in the Hendrickson Community Center. The front desk serves students, parents, summer guests, vendors, and visitors to the University throughout the Academic Year. For additional details please review the position description. Applications can be completed online.
Position Description (PDF)
Student Mailroom Assistant
Student Mailroom Assistants serve Residence Life by staffing the student mailroom located in the lower level of the Hendrickson Community Center. This position assists in sorting of mail and processing of over 20,000 packages during the academic year. For additional details please review the position description. Additional information on the student mailroom can be found on the mailroom page. Applications can be completed online.
Position Description (PDF)
Desk & Facilities Student Manager
The Desk & Facilities Student Manager positions provide supervision and leadership to the front desk and mailroom including working approximately 10 scheduled hours and serving in an on-call capacity on a rotating basis in the evening and on weekends for an average of 20-25 hours per week. Please complete the online application.Position Description (PDF)
Summer Operations Assistant
The Summer Operations Assistant (SOA) serves on a staff of five supervised by a team of professional staff, assisting in the administration of summer camps, conferences, summer guest housing, and summer student housing at the University of Wisconsin Green Bay.
This responsibility includes providing staffing for the camp and conference housing operation including but not limited to: serving as a Resident Assistant in an assigned building for students and adult guests, check-ins and checkouts, performing room set-ups, serving in an on-call and on-duty capacity, and providing guest services.
Business Services Assistant
The Business Services Assistant (BSA) serves on a staff of five supervised by University Services Program Associate for Resident Services to provide support to the front desk and mailroom operations which serve students, parents, summer guests, vendors, and visitors to the University.
This responsibility includes providing support to the camp and conference housing operation including but not limited to: serving as an office receptionist and mailroom assistant; responding to questions; assisting students and guests with door access issues; making referrals; data entry; clerical tasks such as filing, scheduling appointments and room reservations; and operating standard office equipment.