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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:
The role of a Resident Assistant is a respectable accomplishment that can enhance your educational experience, help you realize your abilities, and build your resume! Benefits: include a competitive monthly stipend, single room in a residence hall or apartment and a great opportunity to develop the skills employers require!
Responsibilities: A Resident Assistant (RA) 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, sophomore standing by the fall semester prior to applying, two semesters previous on campus living, and no academic or disciplinary probation.
How to apply: To apply, download the above application form and appropriate reference form. The completed application and three recommendation forms must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline to be considered. If you have any questions or would like more information, call 465-2040 or talk with your RA.
Office and Mailroom Assistant
The Office and Mailroom Assistant (Office Assistant) position serves Residence Life and the approximately 2000 students it serves by providing administrative, clerical, and customer service support to the business operation which serves students, parents, vendors, and visitors to the University (academic year only). Please complete the application and return to the Community Center front desk or email it to email@example.com
Desk Services Manager
The Desk Services 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 (approximately 5 additional hours) for an average of 15 hours per week. Please complete the application and return to the Community Center front desk or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Custodial & 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 $8.25 per hour with a maximum of 20 per week (academic year) between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday) and up to 40 hours per week at $8.50 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.
Summer Housing Assistant
The Summer Housing Assistant serves on a staff of 8, 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; check-ins and check-outs of students, campers, and guests; serving in an on-call and on-duty capacity; and providing guest services.
Interviews will be held in early March with position offers made prior to spring break. To ensure consideration, submit application by March 1st by 4:00 p.m. to Housing@uwgb.edu or to the Office of Residence Life, Community Center, 3350 Leon Bond Drive.