Student Positions

Student employment is a great way to learn real-life skills and supplement your college education expenses.  Housing and Residential Education 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

Resident Assistant Job Description (PDF) 

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year!

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 Housing and Residential Education policies.

Responsibilities: A Resident Assistant is a UW-Green Bay student who has been selected and trained by the Housing and Residential Education 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 Housing and Residential Education 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 the start of employment, 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 references.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please email ra_selection@uwgb.edu or call 920-465-2040.
 

Facilities Custodial and Maintenance

Facilities Management employs about 15 students for facilities custodial and maintenance during the academic year and up to 30 students 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.

The starting pay is $11.00 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 $15.00 per hour during the summer months. Summer Custodial Staff will also receive a 50% Housing discount for summer housing. 

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.

Position Description (PDF)
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Front Desk Assistant

Front Desk Assistants support Housing and Residential Education by staffing a 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. The starting pay for this position is $10.50 per hour.  Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. 

Position Description (PDF)
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Student Mailroom Assistant

Student Mailroom Assistants support Housing and Residential Education 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. The starting pay for this position is $10.50 per hour.  

Position Description (PDF)
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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. Applications are not being accepted at this time.

Position Description (PDF)

Community Service Officers

UW-Green Bay is implementing a non-sworn, part time, student employee Community Service Officers (CSOs) Program. University Police and Housing and Residential Education have created a partnership to provide a visible presence within academic buildings, on University grounds, and in other buildings on campus.  As a result, the CSO Program has been developed.

The role of the CSO is to provide outstanding quality customer service to the students, staff, faculty, and visitors, to observe and report, to serve as a resource to residents and other students, and at times serving as the primary contact person for visitors, students, and most importantly our residents.
Community Service Officers (CSOs) assist with providing services to the campus, its students, University Police and Housing & Residential Education.

These positions offer up to 25 hours per week and a wage of $13.00 per hour. Applications will be accepted for fall 2022 until all positions are filled. 

Community Service Officers (Housing & Residential Education) - Position Description (PDF)
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Student Graphic Artist

This position carries out a variety of functions and duties related to marketing and communication included but not limited to designing logos, graphics, posters, program promotion pieces, banners, html emails, developing and editing web content, assisting in the design of Facebook and YouTube video and advertisements, developing and maintaining a photo gallery, and serving on committees as assigned.  

Position Description (PDF)

Social Media Assistant

The Social Media Assistant supports ongoing and newly developed marketing initiatives by assisting in the planning, design, and implementation of marketing strategies using social media and other electronic media.  Applications are being accepted at this time.  To apply, send a cover letter and resume, and three references to Housing and Residential Education, UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, WI 54311 or to housing@uwgb.edu 

Position Description (PDF)