Student Job Board

Important: Southern participates in the government program Everify. (more information|mas informacion) Southern Adventist University requires all students to visit the Human Resource Department to complete new hire paperwork after they have been hired, and before the start of the first day of work:

Student Fianance Assistant 

Location/Department: Student Finance office

Description/Duties: An extension to the Finance counselor in helping student answer financial aid and various other questions. 

Duties include: answering phone calls and using our computer program to assist students on their financial journey, taking messages and returning voicemails. Other duties include general office duties such as filing, scanning and indexing documents to student's account.

Qualifications: Have previous phone experience. Must be able to navigate a computer. Preferred previous office experience (Spanish preferred not required).

Hours: Flexible, can work with class schedule. Preference of 8 hours minimum a week. Summer availability preferred. 

Pay Rate: In accordance with the Southern student wage scale, taking into consideration any previous experience.

Person to Contact: Bess Helton 

Email: besshetlon@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.235.2531

CK2 Food Prep

Location/Department: CK2 Eatery - Bietz Center

Description/Duties: Prep Fruits/Veggies, Prep Sandwiches, Grill work, Recycle room, Stock drinks, coolers, sweep, laundry....

Qualifications: Willingness to learn, positive attitude, punctual, loving, dependable, respectful, team spirit, fast learner, like working in a fast pace environment...

Hours: 7am-10am, 10am-1pm, 1pm-4pm, 4-7pm, 7-10:

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Kim Armstrong

Email: kimearmstrong@southern.edu

Other: Family Environment - Please send your FALL 2022 Class schedule in pdf form to Ms. Kim's email 

Office Assistant 

Location/Department: School of Social Work

Description/Duties: General office tasks (copying, filing, mail, phone, fax, errands, etc.) -Class support (grading writing and other assignments, maintaining grade book, etc.) -Document support (proofreading, making revisions, etc.) -Financial support (expense reports, etc.) -Work with different professors as needed -Communication support including, but not limited to:

-Department social media such as Facebook posts -PowerPoints on lobby screen

Qualifications: Computer skills (Word, Excel, Power Point) -Excellent communication skills (writing, verbal) -Ability to do accurate, detailed work -Organizational strengths -Self-motivated, responsible, trustworthy -Willingness to learn new tasks -Team spirit and a can-do-attitude -Confidentiality is a must

Hours: According to student availability

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Michelle Clinton

Email: mclinton@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2775

Other: To apply, email your resume.  If selected, you will be called for an interview within one week.

CK2 PM Stocker

Location/Department: CK2 Eatery - Bietz Center

Description/Duties: Stock/Rotate items in various coolers/freezer, keep track of expiration dates, restock island oasis mix, wipe counters, remove garbage, clean serving areas, fill grab n go cooler, fill additional duties-when needed...

Qualifications: Punctual, Dependable, Respectful, Loving, Takes the initiative, willing heart, team player, able to lift 40 pounds - Position starts August 21st, 2022 

Hours: 3:00pm-5:00pm (Flexible) 

Pay Rate: $9 / hr

Person to Contact: Kim Armstrong 

Email: kimearmstrong@southern.edu

Other: Please submit your Fall 2022 Class Schedule to Ms. Kim - kimearmstrong@southern.edu in pdf form 

CK2 AM Stocker

Location/Department: CK2 Eatery - Bietz Center

Description/Duties: Stocking/Rotate items in various coolers/freezer/shelving, Keep track of expiration dates, restock island oasis mix, wipe counters, remove garbage, clean serving area, fill grab n go cooler, fill additional duties...

Qualifications: Punctual, Dependable, Respectful, Loving, Takes the initiative, willingness, team player, able to lift 40 pounds

Hours: 7:00am-9:00am

Pay Rate: $9/hr

Person to Contact: Kim Armstrong

Email: kimearmstrong@southern.edu

Other: Please send your Fall 2022 Schedule in pdf form to Ms. Kim's email - kimearmstrong@southern.edu 

Human Resources Student Assistant - Summer/School Year

Location/Department: Human Resources 

Description/Duties: Provides assistance to certain office tasks and projects for the Student Employment Coordinator within the Human Resources Department. 
Scope of Responsibility:

  • Assists with organizing/maintaining all hard copy files.
  • Assists with internal audits on a regular basis.
  • Assists with filing, scanning and indexing documents to student’s account.
  • Processes I-9 forms and documents through the government entity E-Verify to ensure that all employees are authorized to work in the United States.
  • Assists with weekly cleaning
  • Assists with other tasks as assigned

Special Requirements: Must be enrolled at least half time in credit hours as an undergraduate or graduate student of Southern Adventist University.   

Qualifications: Must be a fluent and effective communicator in the English language (verbally and written form: spelling, grammar, and punctuation).  Strong computer skills in various areas including: MS Word, Word Perfect, and Excel. Excellent interpersonal skills is essential, along with the ability to multi-task, organize/prioritize tasks, be a self-starter, and work independently while meeting targets and deadlines.  Must be able to practice confidentiality. 

Hours: Flexible - coordinate with supervisor

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Kaylie Ackerman - Student Employment Coordinator 

Email: kaylieackerman@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2278

TA for Southern Connections

Location/Department: School of Computing

Description/Duties: Help students in Southern Connections in the development of basic programming projects, some of them require robots

Qualifications: CPTR-124 Fundamentals of Programming

Hours: Fall, Tuesday from 11-11:50AM 

Pay Rate: TA rate

Person to Contact: German Harvey Alferez Salinas 

Email: harveya@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2252

Front Desk

Location/Department: Guest Services and Lodging

Description/Duties: Answer phones, schedule appointments, assist guests, take call as needed, occasional light housekeeping.

Qualifications: Positive attitude, likes helping people 

Hours: Flexible

Pay rate: Based on class standing

Contact: Sandy James

Email: sjames@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.7000

Other: Fun environment, sometimes fast paced, often very relaxed. 

Student Assistant/Grader

Location/Department: The School of Business is looking for a self-motivated and responsible student to provide grading and office assistance to a business professor.  The student must be capable of:  

1.            Working with little supervision

2.            Keeping work organized

3.            Attention to detail and accuracy

4.            Utilizing Excel, Word, and Eclass.

Student will be grading for MGNT 288/488 Project Management, MGNT 371 Principles of Entrepreneurship and BUAD 128 Personal Finance, as well as assisting the professor with events and planning for the Institute for Ethical Leadership.

Qualifications: Student must be available to provide grading assistance following mid-term and final exams.  The ability to keep grades and other student information confidential is imperative.  Student must be willing to perform other office duties and organizational assistance as assigned.

  1. Completion of BUAD 128 Personal Finance
  2. Business major preferred (other majors will be considered)
  3. Freshman, Sophomore or Junior
  4. Previous office work experience preferred

Hours: Approximately 6 hrs/week 

Pay rate: Based on class standing

Person to contact: Please provide the following: a resume and names of two references to Michelle Doucoumes at mdoucoumes@southern.edu 

Office phone: 423.236.2659

Graphic Designer / Print Production 

Location/Department: Quick Print

Description/Duties: Looking for a unique, diverse, and fun summer job? Good news, Quick Print is currently hiring positions for graphic design and print production. If you have a keen eye for detail, enjoy a fluid, challenging, growing, and fast-paced enviornment, then we want to talk to you. 

At Quick Print you will be producing a variety of printed and digital collateral, including floor banners, t-shirts, posters, imagery for digital displays, and booklets. You will work closely with the customer to ensure that they are 100% happy with their final product. If you are interested then we want to hear from you!

Hours: Flexible 

Pay rate: Based on class standing

Person to contact: Ryan Vega

Email:krvega@southern.edu

Office phone: 423.236.2337

Fall 2022 Campus Card Desk Worker 

Location/Department: Information Technology 

Description/Duties: The Campus Card Desk worker provides excellent customer support for students and employees. Responsibilities include routing support calls and printing and encoding ID cards

Qualifications: The ideal candidate must be friendly and efficient, with an ability to learn computer programs quickly

Hours: MWF from 8-10 and/or MW from 2-5

Pay rate: Based on class standing

Person to contact: Michael McClung

Email: michael_mcclung@msn.com

Office phone: 423.236.2677

Landscape Worker

Location/Department: Landscape Services

Description/Duties: May include mowing, weeding, weed eating, planting, mulching, and general landscape jobs

Qualifications: Want to to work outside in the great outdoors

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8-12 and 1-5, and Friday, 8-12. Summer workers must have four-hour blocks.

Pay rate: According to class standing. Summer Bonuses are given to those who qualify!

Person to contact: Dee Dee Boyce

Email: dboyce@southern.edu

Office phone: 423.236.2747

Other: Please come to the Landscape Office and fill out an application

SVAD Productions Student Apprentice 

Location/Department: SVAD Productions/School of Visual Art and Design

Description/Duties: A SVAD Apprentice demonstrates a motivated interest in creative production. This individual searches out opportunities to support their team members and commits to fulfill their given task from start to finish. The SVAD Production Manager trusts they will arrive to set or deliver work on time and with enthusiasm while seeking out opportunities to improve their skills between projects.

Tasks will be given based on Apprentice aptitude and interest in different roles needed, ranging from producing, directing, filming, sound mixing, editing, and motion graphics. Weekly hours are not guaranteed, work based on incoming projects to SVAD Productions.

Qualifications: *Editing experience 

*Adobe Premiere

* Adobe Photoshop

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: $10 hourly wage

Person to Contact: Anastasia Oliver

Email: anastasiaoliver@southern.edu

Phone: 423.236.2732

Other: Come to the 2nd floor of Brock Hall for an application, room 2006

Program Assistant

Location/Department: School of Health and kinesiology/Outdoor Programming 

Description/Duties: Help with a variety of  programs including but not limited to caving, rockclimbing, rafting, canoe, hiking and ropes course.  There will also be the opportunity to get hours for gear and facility maintenance.  No experience required, but a  strong work ethic and commitment the goals of the program is key.

Qualifications: Possess the ability to learn and eagerness for new experiences .  

Hours: Flexible, it depends on the programs that are scheduled

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Michael Harris

Email: adventureprogramming@southern.edu

Phone: 931.252.2793

Office Assistant

Location/Department: School of visual Art and Design

Description/Duties: Perform receptionist duties and provide a welcoming and hospitable environment for the department: answer and direct incoming phone calls and deliver positive, professional service to students, employees, and visitors. General office duties include, but are not limited to: distribute mail and packages, maintain filling systems, make folders, labels, and copies, do data entry, clean and organize the office, kitchen, and lobby, assist with projects at the direction of the office manager or SVAD faculty. 

Qualifications: Professional appearance and behavior essential; honesty and confidentiality essential; ability to do accurate and detailed work is essential; be self-motivated, punctual, have good interpersonal interaction skills, and be comfortable working with faculty, students, guest artists, and greeting visitors.

Hours: 15 weekly

Pay Rate:  Based on class standing

Toapply: Contact Anastasia Oliver

Email: anastasiaoliver@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2737

Other: Come to the SVAD front office to pick up an application at Brock Hall, room 2006

Electric Lock Battery Installer 

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Replace AA Batteries in electronic locks and update electronic locks with portable programmer. Able to work with little to no supervision

Qualifications: Must be able to life up to 40lbs and walk from lock to lock

Hours: 7:15-12, 1-5. Off at noon on Fridays

Pay Rate: $10 plus bonus pay of $500 for working 300 hours and doing a good job

To apply: Contact Kim Strum

Email: kastrum@southern.edu

Office phone: 423.505.0985

Farm Worker

Location/Department: History Department

Description/Duties: As a farm worker, you will be responsible for helping to maintain the farm. Previous farming or gardening experience is a plus.
Jobs Include:

  • Seeding
  • Weeding
  • Transplanting
  • Harvesting
  • Potentially going to markets
  • Washing produce
  • Watering seedlings
  • Preparing beds for planting and more
  • Qualifications on time
  • Complete jobs in a timely manner
  • Hard worker
  • Dedicated
  • Willing to work outdoors and get slightly dirty

Hours: Flexible, broken into morning, afternoon, and evening shifts. Sunday is also a possibility

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact Seth Shaffer

Email: sshaffer@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2792

Student Worker

Location/Department: McKee Library Periodical Department 

Description/Duties: As a student worker, you will be responsible for helping patrons with printing, questions, scanning and checking in mail. Various projects will come up over the summer that will require attention to detail

Qualifications:

  • Be on time
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Have attention to details
  • Have good work ethic
  • Be good at dealing with the public

Hours: Flexible shifts broken into morning and afternoon

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact Seth Shaffer

Email:sshaffer@southern.edu 

Office Phone: 423.236.2792

Desk Worker

Location/Department: Guess services and lodging 

Description/Duties: Answer the phone, make reservations, be on call some nights and weekends, light housekeeping as needed.

Qualifications: Answer the phone, make reservations, be on call some nights and weekends, light housekeeping as needed.

Hours: Flexible but shift will be between 8am and 5:30pm.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact Sandra James

Email: sjames@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2491

Student Director 

Location/Department: Admissions

Description/Duties: To assist the Campus Experience Manager in the planning and implementing of personal tours and events here at Southern Adventist University. Student Directors are also responsible for training and managing the student ambassadors.

Qualifications: Must have experience as a Student Ambassador. Must love Southern Adventist University and have a passion for sharing your experiences here at Southern.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 12:30pm or Monday - Thursday, 12:30pm - 4pm. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing and experience

To apply: Contact Christalee Crary

Email: ccrary@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2807

QEP Assistant

Location/Department: Student Support Services - Counseling & Testing

Description/Duties: Event planning, social media content development, resource development, light research, light office duties, and event staffing support.

Qualifications: Must be self-directed and disciplined. Strong computer skills and excellent communication skills.

Hours: 8-10 hours per week.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact Tiffany Bartell for additional information and application.

Email: tkbartell@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2782

Student Dispatch Officer - *Summer sign-on Bonus available!*

Location/Department: Campus Safety

Description/Duties: The student dispatch officer mans the dispatch desk, answers and maintains a log of all incoming and outgoing radio traffic among officers, handles walk-in traffic with various needs, answer the phones in a timely, professional manner, monitors several emergency and alarm systems, and any other tasks as assigned by the Dispatch Supervisor.

  • Learns the policies and procedures of Southern Adventist University and abides by them.
  • Documents and communicates emergencies including fire alarms, panic alarms, door alarms, hazardous weather, and medical emergencies to appropriate responding officers.
  • Notates incoming and outgoing phone calls and pertinent radio traffic using the ReportExec dispatch log system.
  • Learns the Vehicle and Traffic Regulations. Assists in parking management including distributing parking permits, enforcing the vehicle code, and processing parking citations.
  • Monitor door activity in Cardkey and Salto.
  • Process items for Lost & Found.
  • Performs all other reasonably business-related functions as assigned by the
  • Dispatch Supervisor of Campus Safety.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications: 

  • Must be a student at Southern Adventist University.
  • Be 18 years of age or older.
  • Maintain GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work without supervision.
  • Must have good cause and effect reasoning and decision-making skills.
  • Must be responsible, dependable, and a team player.
  • Must be willing to work every other weekend and some vacations.
  • Must present a professional demeanor, display a spirit of helpfulness, work well with others, and maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Must be able to write and speak English fluently.

Hours: Up to 38 hours per week during the summer.

  • 1st Shift: 8am - 4pm
  • 2nd Shift: 4pm - 12am
  • 3rd Shift: 12am - 8am

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. $1000 scholarship potential specifically for 3rd shift. ***Summer Sign-on Bonus***

To apply: Contact Corbett Cole via email.

Email: cccole@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2100

 

Writing Center Writing Tutor - Fall 2022

Location/Department: Writing Center - McKee Library

Description/Duties: Tutors help students with brainstorming, clarifying ideas, organizing a paper, strengthening specific sentences and paragraphs, citing sources correctly, and working on grammar and mechanics.

Qualifications: Meets the minimum GPA requirements of 3.0. Received at least a B+ in ENGL 101 and ENGL 102. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Hours: Flexible

Pay Rate: $9 - $9.75/hr. based on class standing

To apply: Contact Sonja Fordham for an application.

Email: sfordham@southern.edu

Summer Cleaning Crew - Talge

Location/Department: Talge Hall

Description/Duties: Clean and disinfect multiple areas in the dormitory.

Qualifications: Attention to detail, able to work independently, able to listen to instruction, efficient, and punctual.

Hours: 8am - 5pm, up to 38 hours per week during summer.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing, up to $1.00/hr. more an hour for summer. Plus potential bonus at the end of the summer based on amount of hours worked.

To apply: Contact Jenny Spicer

Email:jspicer@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2909

Summer Cleaning Crew - Thatcher/Thatcher South

Location/Department: Thatcher/Thatcher South

Description/Duties: Clean and disinfect multiple areas in dormitory.

Qualifications: Attention to detail, able to work independently, able to listen to instruction, efficient, and punctual.

Hours: 8am - 5pm, up to 38 hours per week during summer.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing, up to $1.00/hr. more an hour for summer. Plus potential bonus at the end of the summer based on amount of hours worked.

To apply: Contact Amy DeWind. 

Email: adewind@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2909

Writer - Summer Work

Location/Department: Marketing and University Relations

Description/Duties: Get your articles published as part of the Marketing and University Relations team! Come up with story ideas, carry out interviews, write articles and press releases, and build your portfolio as you gain valuable experience that is relevant to your future career. Student writers work directly with the Editorial Manager and contribute content to Columns, the Adventist Review, and other publications.

Qualifications: Should have proven writing skills, enjoy writing news and feature articles, be comfortable in Microsoft Word, demonstrate attention to detail, and be self-motivated. Communication or English majors are proffered but not required.

Hours: Minimum of 15 hours a week.

To apply: Contact Janell Hullquist. Please send two writing samples. Bonus points for including a resume!

Email: janell@southern.edu

Painter

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Prep and paint alongside a Painter.

Qualifications: Must be motivated to work and have a good attitude, we can teach you the rest.

Hours: Summer, either full or part time. (Up to 38 hours)

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr. plus potential for end of summer bonus.

To apply: Contact Kim Sturm

Email:kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2919

HVAC Helper

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Help work on and clean unites, change filters, etc.

Qualifications: Must be motivated to work and have a good attitude, we can teach you the rest.

Hours: Summer, either full or part time. (Up to 38 hours)

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr. plus potential for end of summer bonus.

To apply: Contact Kim Sturm

Email: kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2919

General Laborer

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Work on keeping the shop and surrounding area clean. Organize, sweep, do miscellaneous things as needed by different Technicians.

Qualifications: Must be motivated to work and have a good attitude, we can teach you the rest.

Hours: Summer, either full or part time. (Up to 38 hours)

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr. plus potential for end of summer bonus.

To apply: Contact Kim Sturm

Email: kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2919

Plumbing Helper

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Help Plumbing Technician in light plumbing duties. Learning how to change out parts in toilets, unclog drains, etc.

Qualifications: Must be motivated to work and have a good attitude, we can teach you the rest.

Hours: Summer, either full or part time. (Up to 38 hours)

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr. plus potential for end of summer bonus.

To apply: Contact Kim Sturm

Email: kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2919

Electrical Helper

Location/Department: Plant Services

Description/Duties: Assist Electrical Technician on various light duties.

Qualifications: Must be motivated to work and have a good attitude, we can teach you the rest.

Hours: Summer time, either full or part time. (Up to 38 hours a week)

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr., plus potential bonus at end of summer.

To apply: Contact Kim Sturm

Email: kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2919

Summer Worker

Location/Department: Talge/Thatcher Maintenance

Description/Duties: Prep dorm for the school year.

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8am - 12pm; 1pm - 5pm; Friday, 8am - 12pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact Dusty Miller

Email: gcmiller@southern.edu

Fire Extinguisher Recycler

Location/Department: Campus Safety

Description/Duties: Disassemble used fire extinguishers so they can be recycled.

Qualifications: Must be able to lift 25lbs and have sufficient dexterity to operate hand tools.

Hours: Flexible - performed when available between 8am - 8pm. Temporary job, completed when all recycling is finished.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

To apply: Contact Josh Fraker

Email: jdfraker@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2100

Maintenance Mechanic

Location/Department: Transportation

Description/Duties: General maintenance on university vehicles.

Qualifications: Minimal mechanical skills required. 

Hours: Looking for availability between the following hours:

  • Mon-Thurs, 8am - 5pm
  • Fri, 8am - 12pm

To apply: Contact Sandra Garcia

Email: sandrakgarcia@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2716

7th Language Arts/Social Studies Reader

Location/Department: CA middle

Description/Duties:

-Grading/creating resources for Language Arts and Social Studies

Qualifications:

-Comfortable with basic writing structures and elements

-Willing to learn new concepts if needed

Hours: Can work 5-10 hours a week

-Early mornings are an option, from 7:15am if you are an early riser!

-Need to have a minimum of 90 minute work blocks available

Email: lbarto@collegedaleacademy.com

Office Phone: 423-396-3020

To Apply: Contact Leanne Barto

Student Worker

Location/Department: The Garden

Description/Duties: Welcome to our TEAM.

Each member is a vital asset to the success of a smoothly run kitchen.

Being a team member includes a willingness to clean dishes, chop and assemble ingredients for cooking, help with salad/sandwich assembly, fill and deliver orders, and greeting customers and coworkers with a ready smile.

If this is something that interests you, we would love to meet you!

Qualifications:

A willingness to work and pitch in where needed.

Past experience in food service a big plus!

Hours: As student is available

Pay Rate: Determined by class standing

Email: mpickens@southern.edu

Office Phone: 7068093714

To Apply: Contact Magdalana Pickens

Academic Support Manager (ASM) - Summer workers needed ASAP

Location/Department: Lynn Wood Hall / Retention Services

Description/Duties:
Academic Support Managers (ASM) provide support for students who are struggling academically. All ASMs receive paid training on how to assess a student’s needs, how to help them develop an Individual Action Plan (IAP), and monitor their progress toward achieving their goals. In addition, ASMs connect students to appropriate resources, maintain up-to-date documentation, and assist with intervention programs.

This job will look great on your resume and we will provide recommendations to future employers. Remote work is also an option.

Qualifications:

  • Upper-level undergraduate or graduate student (Social Work, Psychology, or Education emphasis, preferred)
  • Maintain good academic standing
  • Excellent verbal, written communication, and critical thinking skills
  • Customer service-minded and familiar with all campus resources
  • Organized, self-starter, and able to work efficiently alone or with a team
  • Strong leadership qualities and the ability to connect with students.
  • Integrity and confidentiality are essential
  • Proficient in MS Office with the ability to learn other programs

Hours:

Summer hours up to 34 per week

Fall/Winter hours 10-20+ hours per week

Pay Rate: Summer pay rate begins at $10/hour

Email: reginabailey@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2838

To Apply: Email your resume to Regina Bailey.

Vehicle Detailer

Location/Department: Transportation

Description/Duties: Clean and fuel rental cars, minivans, 12-passenger vans and buses.

Qualifications: Must have at minimum driver's permit.

Must be able to work at least a 2.5 hour shift during hours we are open.

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 8-12   1-5
  • Friday - 8-12

Pay Rate: 10.00

Email: sandrakgarcia@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2716

To Apply: Contact Sandra Garcia

eClass Support Tech

Location/Department: Online Campus

Description/Duties: We're looking for an eClass Tech Support Agent to handle phone and email support requests from both students and professors. You will be responsible for helping each person achieve their goal with the software or LMS (Learning Management System), whether the problem relates to a user error, a bug, or something else entirely. The eClass Support Tech will also be responsible for communicating with the supervisor about suspected software problems. If this sounds like a good fit, get in touch.

Responsibilities include:

*Provide technical support for faculty and students relating to eClass via phone, Zoom, or in-person.

*Become proficient at utilizing software for course support:

     *eClass (Learning Management System)

     *Zoom and Teams (Video Conferencing Software)

     *Panopto (Lecture Capture System)

*Know how to develop instruction/tutorial documents pertaining to supported software.

*Assist in troubleshooting and supporting classroom technology such as lecture capture and video broadcast.

*Provide one-on-one training with faculty or students *Be knowledgeable of policies and procedures related to online learning and eClass support and be able to field questions from students and faculty.

*Assist in online course development and course-related student issues.

*Complete other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications:

*Plan to return to Southern Adventist University for the 2022-2023 school year.

*A solid understanding of computer systems and applications.

*Basic HTML knowledge.

*Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite and Internet navigation.

*Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.

*Excellent writing skills.

*Independent working and problem-solving skills.

Hours: Flexible within our office hours of M-Th 8-5, F 8-noon

Pay Rate: Hourly - Student Worker Rate

Email: gmerchant@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2086

To Apply: Contact Greg Merchant

Student Model

Location/Department: School of Visual Art and Design 

Description/Duties: Must be strong and flexible and able to hold standing poses or reclining poses; Typical poses will be around 1 to 3 minutes though some long-form poses may but up to a ½ hour. Pay is $7.50 per hour. Each session is 2 hours.

Two Models minimum are need with the possibility of three.

There are three drawing sessions through the course of a week, Mon 8:30-10:50am, Weds 9:00-10:50am, and every Sun 4:00-6:00pm Ideally each student would take one week day session and alternating Sunday sessions.

You must be able to meet at least one of these timeslots in order to apply:

Mon 8:30-10:50am, Weds 9:00-10:50am, Sun 4:00-6:00pm Additional time slots or backup modeling positions may also available.

Qualifications:

  • Strong and Flexible, able to bend or twist and hold positions with minimal movement
  • Able to come up with your own routines
  • Comfortable modeling in swim -wear or spandex.
  • Able to commit to a schedule and show up on-time.
  • Must be professional and able to accept direction

Hours: 2-4.5

Pay Rate: based off class standing

Email: jlradem@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2732

If interested contact Jesse Rademacher at the School of Visual Art and Design. jlradem@southern.edu

Call Center Agent

Location/Department: Admissions

Description/Duties: The Call Center Agent will serve as a liaison between the university and caller (parent/student/community). The successful candidate will be able to accept responsibility for effectively assisting and solving each callers unique request or issue. They will exhibit and ensure that their behavior and actions will reflect the university standards at all times, in addition to a willingness to accept instruction in a positive manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing inbound and outbound calls.
  • Identify the callers reason for contacting the university.
  • Clarify information, research and provide solutions.
  • Create opportunities to provide additional information and/or service to the caller.
  • Provide excellence in customer service to internal and external callers.
  • Follow all call center communication scripts when handling calls.
  • Complete all assigned tasks in a timely manner.
  • Data entry; create historical documentation.
  • Meet the call center teams qualitative/quantitative targets.
  • Collaborate with student managers to assist with daily operational tasks.
  • Assist with departmental tasks and special projects as needed.
  • Provide support to the campus visits team by assisting with campus events and tours.
  • Represent Southern Adventist University standards at all times.

Qualifications:

  • Must have superior phone etiquette, with the ability to communicate effectively, articulating responses to our customers and staff in a clear and concise manner.
  • Proficient with Slate and the university website is preferred.
  • Provide accurate documentation for historical tracking.
  • Demonstrates the ability to deliver excellent service in all interactions.
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent organizational skills.
  • Must have the ability to work independently with little or no supervision.

Hours: Monday-Friday: 8am to 5pm

Pay Rate: Starting at $7.25/hr. (Pay varies dependent upon experience and class standing.)

Email: janela@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2555

To Apply: Contact Janel Anderson

Student Mentor

Location/Department: Bietz Center Suite 3400 |First Year Experience

Description/Duties: The primary concern of the Student Mentor is the first-year student's adjustment to college life- residentially, socially, academically, and spiritually during the first year. In the first several weeks, it is the Student Mentor's job to help acclimate the first-year students to the campus and integrate them into the SAU community. The Student Mentor visits the new arrivals, provides academic support, facilitates social connections, and is available to answer any questions and familiarize the new students to services provided on campus and in the community. Each mentor will be assigned approximately 15 new students, of mixed gender.

- Help lead out and be involved at the New Student Orientation for all freshmen.

- Meet once a week, with the Student Mentor Coordinator of the program. [This is for further instruction, collaboration opportunities and fellowship].

- Attend and help the Professor with the weekly Southern Connections class.

- Each Mentor will visit their assigned students and fill out a report every week per student. [This will help update and alert the, Support Staff concerning new students who may be struggling, etc.].

- Plan and implement social activities during the semester. These will foster friendships among the students in your group, touch base to see how each individual is doing, and offer encouragement and guidance

Qualifications:

1. Need to be on campus on August 10, 2022 at 9 am (For training and preparation for orientation.) We will meet in the The Grid on the 2nd floor of the Bietz Center) *Date is subject to change

2. Have concern for the well-being of first-year students, good listening and interpersonal skills, as well as enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

3. Be committed and responsible in visiting and following up with assigned students.

4. Have a GPA of 3.00 or above.

Hours: During the school year, mentors work 8 hours a week:

3 hrs One to One contact time connecting with mentees

1 hr Attending the designated Southern Connections Class

1 hr Supervision Meeting

1 hr Planning and Executing Social Activities

1 hr Emailing and Texting with Students

1 hr Reporting & Consulting with Connections Professor

Mentors are required to report for training on August 10 and work full time during New Student Orientation.

Pay Rate: Class Standing Sliding Scale

Email: fye@southern.edu

Office Phone: 2575

To Apply: Contact Renita Moore

Videographer

Location/Department: Marketing and University Relations 

Description/Duties: Assist with filming and editing for various video projects. Editing work may be done remotely, if preferred. Possible types of video projects: social media videos, documentary-style videos, campus b-roll footage, and more. You are NOT required to have your own equipment; this will be provided for you, or you can use your own if you prefer.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of cameras and other supplementary equipment for video production (mics, gimbals, etc.)
  • Skilled in Adobe Premiere
  • Good listener
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Organized
  • Must have availability to occasionally attend evening or weekend campus events as needed
  • Licensed to fly drones a plus

Hours: Varies; generally 5-10 per week

Pay Rate: $10/hr

Email: smichalek@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2687

To Apply: Contact Shana Fairchild

Office Assistant

Location/Department: Online Campus

Description/Duties: Our department is looking for an Office Assistant to be responsible for handling clerical tasks in our office. You will be answering incoming phone calls and other communications, greeting students, faculty, and visitors, as well as managing files, updating paperwork and other documents, and performing other general office duties and errands.  The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, a desire to work as efficiently as possible, and excellent communication skills.  

Office Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Handling incoming calls and fielding questions from students, faculty, and interested parties.
  • Updating paperwork, maintaining documents, and Word processing.
  • Performing general office duties and errands.
  • Creating, maintaining, and entering information into databases and documents.
  • Greeting students, faculty, and visitors.
  • Regularly create, edit, publish and share engaging content (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news) on department social media accounts.
  • Complete other office tasks or projects as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Current GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat software
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Solid computer, telephone, and general office skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Independent working and problem-solving skills

Hours: Flexible between the hours of 8-5 M-Th, 8-12 F

Pay Rate: Hourly - Student Worker Rate

Email: online@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2087

To Apply: If you feel you meet this description, please email online@southern.edu with a current resume, and a description of why you feel you would be a good fit.

Waste Management Worker

Location/Department: Landscape Services

Description/Duties: Help with emptying trash cans and trash rooms on campus.

Qualifications: Must be dependable and motivated to work on your own on occasion.

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8-12 and 1-5, and Friday, 8-12.  Must at least work a 2-hour block.  You can work up to 24 hours per week.

Pay Rate: According to class standing plus $1.00.  Potential semester bonus!  Eligible for Continuous Service Rate Increase after two semesters.

Email: dboyce@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2747

To Apply: Please come to the Landscape Office on Park Lane and fill out an application.

Clerical Personnel

Location/Department: Wright Hall Suite 2065/Risk Management

Description/Duties: Managing Confidential Information; Data entry and management using Colleague & OnBase programs, Create files/labels, sort and file documents, answer questions via email and telephone, assist walk-in visitors; i.e. students, parents, staff, professors. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Excellent communications skills, organized, skilled in using Microsoft Office Suite; i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.

Hours: Flexible; 8-10 hrs/week

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and class standing.

Email: amyaing@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2266

To Apply: Contact Andrew Myaing

Accounting Student Worker

Location/Department: Accounting Services

Description/Duties: Provide custmer service and assist the Accounts Payable Manager in the daily operations which include but are not limited to:

  • Entering invoices into the A/P system
  • Sorting invoices
  • Scanning and filing check backup documentation
  • Stuffing evelopes
  • Helping to go over statements at the end of each month
  • Errad running

Qualifications: 

  • Experience working in an office setting
  • Majoring in a business-related field
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office
  • Know how to use a 10-key is a plus
  • Be able to work summers is a must

Hours: Varying with class schedule

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact David Huisman

Email: dhuisman@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2821

Accounting Graduate Student Worker

Location/Department: Accounting Services

Description/Duties: Provide assistance with the daily operations of the university accounting process. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing journal entries for university investment earnings
  • Reconciling bank accounts - monthly
  • Tracking tuition assistance expenditures
  • Preparing Federal Excise tax return
  • Review and coding of monthly credit card charges
  • Tracking health care claim expenditure summaries
  • Periodic entry of invoices into the A/P system

Qualifications: 

  • Experience working in an office setting
  • Majoring in a business-related field
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office
  • Know how to use a 10-key is a plus
  • Be able to wkr summers is a must

Hours: Varying with class schedule

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Contact David Huisman

Email: dhuisman@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423) 236-2821

Print Production Professional

Location/Department: Quick Print

Description/Duties: If you ever wonder where those posters around campus come from, or how the church bulletin you're holding is created, then you might be a great candidate for a production position at Quick Print.

Tucked away between the post office and the culinary school, Quick Print has been producing front facing printed collateral for the University for decades; from postcards and booklets, to syllabi and posters-Quick Print does it all!

In this position you will be part of an extremely dynamic and versatile team of employees motivated to produce the best printed content in Tennessee. From the moment you clock in you will be treated like a professional. This is a very collaborative environment, and your opinion and expertise will be called upon frequently.

If you consider yourself a hard worker with an eagerness to learn new things, if you enjoy working closely with a tight-knit team, and if you like funny animal videos, then a position at Quick Print may be perfect for you.

If you're interested and want to talk, just email Ryan at krvega@southern.edu.

Qualifications: Current SAU student (Obvious). Adaptive, quick learner (Corporate jargon, but relevant). Thrive under limited supervision (This doesn't mean you can clock in and then stream all three seasons of Succession). Ability to count (Critical). Fascinated by guillotines (you'll know what I'm talking about once you visit). Find printing real things that are viewed daily by thousands of people appealing (Feed your inner narcissist).

Hours: Based on student's schedule

Pay Rate: Negotiable

Email: krvega@gmail.com

Office Phone: 423-236-2337

Student Technician

Location/Department: Ledford Hall/Applied Technology

Description/Duties: Diagnose and repair shop owned vehicles, finish projects started and not completed by other students, cleanup work area, run errands, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Must have working knowledge of auto mechanics and associated tools, be able to lift 25-50 lbs on a regular basis, be willing and able to follow directions, be reliable, and an automotive major.  Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record.

Hours: Varies but need to be able to have at least 2-4 hour blocks of time and be able to work a total of 10-20 hours/week and full time during vacation times

Pay Rate: Depending on experience

Email: technology@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2863

Light Duty Maintenance

Location/Department: Talge

Description/Duties: change light bulbs , fix miner things like door knobs cabinet handles handles, unplug sinks, toilets excreta

Qualifications: being willing to learn, work by your self ,

Hours: 3-4 hours 2-3 times a week

Pay Rate: 7.50

Email: gcmiller@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2999

Reader/Grader

Location/Department: School of Visual Art & Design 

Description/Duties: The SVAD is looking for a student who is good with grading exam essay questions, editing and reviewing research papers. We are looking for someone who can help and improve students English grammar. Planning ahead is important because work hours vary according to deadlines in the syllabus, but students must reserve more working hours especially for the end of the semester.

Applicants also should be flexible to help with gallery preparations for exhibitions. Knowing how to work with tools such as hammers, nails, leveler for setting up and taking down artworks from gallery space is a plus. We often also ask helper to fill holes and paint the walls. This position also requires someone who is able to walk around campus, to post promotional posters for gallery openings. An honest, energetic, flexible and can do attitude is a must since each facet of the job might demand an overall positive attitude

Qualifications: Applicants must understand good punctuation, spelling, and recognize what makes a good sentence structure. Basic knowledge of Excel, Word and some Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) would be helpful but not necessary. A design major would be preferred since there are gallery posters to design but not necessary.

Hours: 2-5 hours per week

Pay Rate: SAU Class Standing Pay Scale

Email: timc@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2732

To Apply: If interested, please stop by the SVAD front office (BH2006) to pick up an application.

Group Swim Instructor

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center

Description/Duties:

  • teach a small group of kids swim skills per the American Red Cross program
  • maintain positive interactions with kids and parents
  • maintain safety of kids

Qualifications:

  • Enjoy working with kids (age 4-14)
  • demonstrate personal swim proficiency
  • WSI certification a plus, LG not required
  • May need to do a pre-employment skills test
  • Amiable
  • Proactive
  • Safety Minded
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Polite but firm

Hours: 3:25-5pm Monday/Wednesday

Pay Rate: TBD

Email: levenson@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362594

Pool Staff

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center

Description/Duties:

  • Lifeguard at the Hulsey or Coolidge Pool
  • Cleaning and pool maintenance
  • Interacting positively with clients
  • Remain current with skills and certifications
  • Attend periodic in service activities

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a current lifeguard certification
  • WSI certification a plus
  • Pool operators certificate a plus
  • May need to do a pre-employment skills test
  • Amiable
  • Proactive
  • Safety Minded
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Polite but firm

Hours: Shifts available for W22: 12:30-5 Sundays, 6-8:30 AM Monday, 3:20-5 Tuesday, 6-7:30 OR 8:30 am Wednesday, 3:20-5pm Thursday.

Pay Rate: Determined by class standing and shift.

Email: levenson@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2594

Other: Available immediately

Student Custodian

Location/Department: Health Services/Service Department 

Description/Duties: Report to work at Health Services. You will clock in and clock out there. Supplies will be provided.

The job includes but is not limited to:

  • Cleaning 3 small 1 toilet bathrooms
  • Sanitizing patient rooms, the kitchen, lobby, and other surfaces.
  • Sweeping, mopping and vacuuming as appropriate.
  • Gathering and taking out trash.

Great place to work!

  • Qualifications: A car to get there is preferred.
  • Able to work 8a-10a/finished (time varies based on how busy they are).
  • Able to work independently and communicate when supplies are low or out.
  • Need to be able to work M-Th, minimum of 2 shifts, 3-4 preferred

Hours: 8a-10/11a

Pay Rate: 8.25-10.00

Email: servicedept@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423 236 2132

Resident Assistant

Location/Department: thatcher hall

Description/Duties: Please send an email for a detailed job description

Qualifications: Current minimum GPA of 2.5 living in the residence hall female willing to move into a room alone

Hours: vary but are equivalent to 16 hours a week

Pay Rate: based on class standing and experience

Email: tishagabriel@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362906

Student Assistant

Location/Department: McKee Library - Circulation Desk 

Description/Duties: Clean study rooms, tables, study carrels, dust furniture, clean windows, light vacuuming.

Qualifications: Must be able to work beginning at 7:30am through at least 9:00am class or later, be punctual and dependable. Must be self-directed and disciplined. Attention to detail extremely important. Experience is preferred.

Hours: 7:30-9:00am or later

Pay Rate: As set by university.

Email: charrison@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362010

LifeGroup Coach

Location/Department: Office of Ministry and Missions

Description/Duties:

  1. Administrative
    1. Attend weekly team meetings, Transformation Tuesdays at 11 AM (1 hour).
    2. Attend Fall Orientation & Retreat and Winter Retreat
    3. Assist in LifeGroup Orientation & GroupLink each semester
    4. Participate in all OMM events as described in the contract
    5. Serve as a Vespers Greeter as scheduled.
  2. Essential Responsibilities
    1. Serve 3-5 volunteer LifeGroup student leaders as a mentor.
      1. Model spiritual fitness and facilitate meaningful worship experiences during weekly mentee meetings.
      2. Guide mentees through the process of launching, sustaining, and cultivating a spiritually transformative experience within their LifeGroup
      3. Envision with mentees to help them develop new skills for spiritual leadership.
      4. Equip mentees with resources to lead well, and celebrate their efforts with affirmation and gifts.
    2. Attend a minimum of one mentee LifeGroup meeting weekly.
  3. Professional Development
    1. Attend weekly team LifeGroup Coach meetings.
    2. Meet weekly with LifeGroup Director.
    3. Meet weekly with another LifeGroup Coach for peer support.

Qualifications:

  • Personal, intimate relationship with God
  • Mentorship (formal & informal)
  • Prior experience as a small group leader
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time management skills
  • Initiation, assertiveness, & responsibility
  • Spiritual maturity

Hours: 8 minimum, 12 maximum

Pay Rate: According to class standing.

Email: annabennett@southern.edu

Office Phone: x2441

To Apply: Submit an application here: https://forms.gle/FSWiN6vP1ByswQAQ6

Network Technician

Location/Department: Information Technology 

Description/Duties: Work with networking team on projects related to switches, servers, and other networking tools to improve Southern's infrastructure.

Qualifications: Knowledge of computers and how they connect to networks. Programming and scripting is a plus. Willing to learn and do other tasks assigned.

Hours: Hours available from 8-5. Must be able to work at least 8 hours a week in 3 hour blocks.

Pay Rate: $8:50 an hour. Potential for higher pay rate based on experience and class standing.

Email: dereks@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362711

SVAD Annex Studio Crew

Location/Department: School of Visual Art & Design

Description/Duties: SVAD Studio Crew will be responsible for organizing and repairing studio equipment. Will help facilitate equipment checkouts and help train students on how to properly use equipment. Studio crew will maintain appropriate behavior and will oversee and encourage other students to respect the lab areas. They will be responsible for keeping the studio spaces clean and looking professional. When on duty they will help students in the studio set up and put away equipment used. When the studio is not in use they are to work on projects to improve quality and cleanliness of the studio. No meals during shifts and no expectations for time to do homework.A SVAD Studio Crew demonstrates a motivated interest in creative production. This individual searches out opportunities to support their team members and commits to fulfill their given task from start to finish. The Studio Manager trusts they will arrive to work on time and with enthusiasm while seeking out opportunities to improve their skills.

Qualifications: *Knowledge of film equipment and how to use correctly *Ability to lift items over fifty pounds *Basic computer skills *Ability to organize

Hours: 10-20 hours per week

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Email: timc@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2732

To Apply: Please stop by the School of Visual Art front office (BH2006) to pick up an application.

Reader

Location/Department: English

Description/Duties:

  1. Grade quizzes and essays (grammar only)
  2. Perform Internet research
  3. Meet with students regarding academic sources and notecards (hand written and electronic)
  4. Record grades and attendance
  5. Discuss assignments with students when necessary; answer the phone
  6. Make copies; organize folders; light cleaning (vacuum, wipe down counters and whiteboards, take out trash, etc.)
  7. Other duties requested by professor (proctoring exams, collecting work from students, etc.)

Qualifications:

  1. A 3.0 GPA or higher (must have completed ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 with a B or higher)
  2. Strong communication (verbal and written), grammar and research skills required
  3. Must be familiar with eClass
  4. Must be organized, trustworthy, punctual and professional
  5. Reader experience preferred
  6. Must be available for the entire school year (including finals week)

Hours: M-F Flexible Pay Rate Souther student rate

Email: lisahyder@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2381

To Apply: Please email resume and W22 dys and hours of availability to lisahyder@southern.edu.

Desk Receptionist

Location/Department: Thatcher South/Thatcher Hall

Description/Duties:

  1. Provide excellent customer service to residents, visitors, callers, faculty and staff at all times.
  2. Greet students and visitors to the University and Residence Hall.
  3. Answer the residence hall lines and transfer to the correct person or take messages.
  4. Answer questions and direct customers to appropriate resources.  Stay with the customer until the question/need is resolved or get back to individual.
  5. Check out equipment and packages.
  6. Assist the mail worker with checking in packages upon arrival when needed after mail worker has left for the day.
  7. Other duties as assigned by the supervisor and/or office manager.
  8. Must be able to work weekend rotation shifts.

Qualifications:

  • Some experience preferred but not required.
  • Good English skills and ability to communicate effectively
  • Needs to be reliable and dependable.

Hours: Hours vary depending on days and schedule.  See hours listed below Weekend rotation shifts from Friday at 5pm-Sunday at 4am,

TS desk shifts needing workers:

  • Wednesdays.& Fridays 4-8 am
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays 8-11am and 11am-2pm
  • Mondays 2-5pm
  • Mondays & Wednesdays 8pm-12am
  • Sundays  5-8pm

TH desk shifts needing workers:

  • Wednesdays 12-4am, 10:50am-2pm & 2-5pm
  • Sundays 8-11am & 11am-2pm
  • Wednesdays 8pm-12am

Pay Rate: per SAU student pay policy.

Email: cotto@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362908

To Apply: Please email Dean Anthony at cotto@southern.edu ASAP for application if interested

Reader

Location/Department: Social Work

Description/Duties: Want to be part of an amazing support team for those preparing to change their world? We encourage you to apply!

Here are some things you'll do:

  • Class support (grading writing and other assignments, maintaining grade book on eclass, etc.)
  • Bibliographic research support (literature and data searches, etc.)
  • Financial support (expense reports, etc.)

Qualifications: We'd need you to have a pretty good grasp on these things:

  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills (writing, verbal)
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Strong writing and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work independently

Hours: 8-10 hours per week

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Email: cherylm@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2775

To Apply: Please email your resume, including two references, to Cheryl Craven 

Student Vitamins Associate

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Perform various Vitamin's department tasks when assigned which include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Stock vitamin shelves with product
  • Bag and stock bulk herbs
  • Front shelves to keep a full, clean and professional appearance
  • Assist customers with their questions and needs, and forward them to the Vitamin's Manager when appropriate
  • Replace shelf tags when needed
  • Light housekeeping duties within the department

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic, and eager to learn. Must be able to follow directions thoroughly, and be able to work well alone and with a group. Retail and/or customer service experience is a plus, but not required. An interest in natural and/or herbal products is preferred. We will help you learn!

Hours: We will work with your school schedule, but the following hours is a good starting template:

              • Monday - Thursday:
                  • 9:00a - 5:00p
              • Friday:
                  • 9:00a - 4:00p

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but this can be affected by your class standing and can easily grow with a good work ethic. Bonuses are available if certain work requirements are met!

Email: vmvitamins@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362315

To Appy: Come by the Customer Service Desk to fill out an application. Please return the application along with your class schedule and resume!

Bulk Foods Stocker

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Help bag and stock bulk food items on the sales floor. Assist with inventory twice per year. Light housekeeping duties as assigned. Help customers with their questions and needs, and forward them to the Bulk Foods Manager when appropriate.

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic, and eager to learn. Must be able to follow directions thoroughly, and be able to work well alone and with a group. Retail and/or customer service experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We will work with your school schedule.

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but this can be affected by your class standing and can easily grow with a good work ethic. Bonuses are available if certain work requirements are met!

Email: osminy@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Come by the Customer Service Desk to fill out an application. Please return the application along with your class schedule and resume!

Produce Stocker

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Stock produce on the sales floor. If assigned, will prepare and cut fruit to sell as fruit cups. Perform housekeeping duties within the department to maintain a clean and professional look. Will assist with inventory when available.

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic, and eager to learn. Must be able to follow directions thoroughly, and be able to work well alone and with a group. Retail and/or customer service experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We will work with your school schedule.

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but this can be affected by your class standing and can easily grow with a good work ethic. Bonuses are available if certain work requirements are met!

Email: danielwibberding@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Come by the Customer Service Desk to fill out an application. Please return the application along with your class schedule and resume!

Housekeeper

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Perform various housekeeping duties throughout the store that include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Clean and sanitize front-eating area, restrooms and the Improv
  • Keep front-end eating area utensils, napkins and condiments filled
  • Take out trash from various locations
  • Vacuum specific rooms throughout the store
  • Sweep and mop sales floor, backrooms and restrooms
  • Light laundry duties
  • Other housekeeping duties as assigned

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic and eager to learn. Must be able to work well alone or with a group. Must have good attention to detail and to be able to progressively become faster at your tasks, while maintaining a high level of accuracy, as you grow with experience. You may be asked to assist within the Grocery and/or Meat Sub departments from time-to-time. Housekeeping experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We can work with your school schedule, but the following hours are a starting template:

          • Sunday:
              • Morning     11a - 2p
              • Afternoon   2p - 5p
          • Monday - Thursday:
              • Afternoon   12p - 3p
              • Evening      5p - 8p
          • Friday:
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p

Pay Rate: Minimum $8.50/hr, but your student standing can also affect it, and can easily grow with experience and a good work ethic. Bonuses are offered if certain work criteria are met!

Email: josborne@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Please come by the Customer Service Desk and ask for an application. Return the application with your school schedule and your resume!

Drink Stocker

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Stock shelves of product during various times throughout the week. Will assist in fronting and/or blocking product on shelves to help maintain a neat and professional appearance. Search for expired product when assigned. Light housekeeping duties when assigned.

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic and eager to learn. Must be able to work well alone or with a group. Must have good attention to detail and to be able to progressively become faster at your tasks, while maintaining a high level of accuracy, as you grow with experience. Customer service and/or retail experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We can work with your school schedule, but the following hours are a starting template:

          • Sunday:
              • Morning      9a - 1p
              • Afternoon   1p - 5p
          • Monday - Thursday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p
              • Evening      4p - 8p
          • Friday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but your student standing can also affect it, and can easily grow with experience and a good work ethic. Bonuses are offered if certain work criteria are met!

Email: josborne@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Please come by the Customer Service Desk and ask for an application. Return the application with your school schedule and your resume!

Bakery & Meat Sub Stocker

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Remove stock from freezer, date product accordingly with price gun and stock product on bakery table during various times throughout the week. Will assist in fronting and/or blocking product on shelves to help maintain a neat and professional appearance. Regularly stock the Meat Sub department. Search for expired product when assigned. Light housekeeping duties when assigned.

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic and eager to learn. Must be able to work well alone or with a group. Must have good attention to detail and to be able to progressively become faster at your tasks, while maintaining a high level of accuracy, as you grow with experience. Customer service and/or retail experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We can work with your school schedule, but the following hours are a starting template:

          • Sunday:
              • Morning      9a - 1p
              • Afternoon   1p - 5p
          • Monday - Thursday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p
              • Evening      4p - 8p
          • Friday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but your student standing can also affect it, and can easily grow with experience and a good work ethic. Bonuses are offered if certain work criteria are met!

Email: josborne@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Please come by the Customer Service Desk and ask for an application. Return the application with your school schedule and your resume!

Grocery Stocker

Location/Department: Village Market

Description/Duties: Stock shelves of product during various times throughout the week. Will assist in fronting and/or blocking product on shelves to help maintain a neat and professional appearance. Search for expired product when assigned. Light housekeeping duties when assigned.

Qualifications: Must have a good work ethic and eager to learn. Must be able to work well alone or with a group. Must have good attention to detail and to be able to progressively become faster at your tasks, while maintaining a high level of accuracy, as you grow with experience. Customer service and/or retail experience is a plus, but not required. We will help you learn!

Hours: We can work with your school schedule, but the following hours are a starting template:

          • Sunday:
              • Morning      9a - 1p
              • Afternoon   1p - 5p
          • Monday - Thursday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p
              • Evening      4p - 8p
          • Friday:
              • Morning      8a - 12p
              • Afternoon   12p - 4p

Pay Rate: Minimum $7.50/hr, but your student standing can also affect it, and can easily grow with experience and a good work ethic. Bonuses are offered if certain work criteria are met!

Email: josborne@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362301

To Apply: Please come by the Customer Service Desk and ask for an application. Return the application with your school schedule and your resume!

Custodian

Location/Department: Service Department

Description/Duties: Cleaning and disinfecting all areas of building on campus


Qualifications: 

  • Attention to detail
  • Able to work independently
  • Must be able to stand, walk, lift up to 25lbs.
  • Able to do all aspects of job

Hours: Hours available:

  • Sunday: 9am - 12pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 8am - 8pm
  • Friday: 8am - 12pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing plus an exception.

To apply: Email your request to work and your fall class schedule if you have it. Go to your booklist and email us the copy that has your picture on it and shaded boxes where you have classes during the week.

Email: servicedept@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2132

 Test Proctor - DSS

Location/Department: DSS (Disability Support Services)

Description/Duties: This position ensures the safe and secure administration of a variety of tests.

  • Set up test workstations for proper exams.
  • Actively monitor and proctor all testing activity, maintain a secure testing environment.
  • Maintain accurate records of test candidates present.
  • Ensure proper supervision of all testing sessions and DSS and report any suspicious activity to the Disability Resource Coordinator.
  • Deliver notice promptly to professors to let them know exam has been completed.
  • Provide coverage/staffing of the front desk as assigned to assist walk-ins with general information.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: 

  • Must be dependable.
  • Professional behavior and appearance.
  • Ability to maintain student confidentiality.
  • Ability to take direction well, respect professional boundaries and demonstrate cultural sensitivity.
  • Pass the FERPA training quiz.

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

To apply: Please send email of interest to Mariella Pechero. No Calls.

Email: dss@southern.edu

Assistant Chaplain 2022-'23

Location/Department: Office of Ministry and Missions

Description/Duties:

      • Leadership & Mentorship
          • Participates in weekly Transformation Tuesdays (OMM team meetings) that seek to nurture the development of students
          • Supports and mentors student leaders
              • Manages student leader time cards and budgets
                  • Digital Media Coordinator
                  • Creative Content Coordinator
                  • Afterglow Director
                  • Music Chaplain
                  • Vespers Coordinator
          • Attends majority of weekly Vespers programs
          • Dorm Chaplains
          • Attends Dorm Week of Prayer & any other major events
      • Programming
          • Plans and initiates activities and programs designed to spiritually nurture students such as:
              • Smart Start Vespers
              • Lawn Concert
              • PS4610
              • Home Vespers
              • Weeks of Prayer (Fall, & Student)
              • Next Step Vespers & Church Expo
          • Plans and initiates events designed to foster student leadership and engagement: Organization Showcase & Ministry Expo I & II
      • Administrative & Logistics:
          • Oversees the Front Desk student receptionist scheduling and duties from 9am-5pm Monday-Thursday and 9am-12pm Friday answering phone calls, managing scheduling requests and mail services.
          • Coordinates travel and hospitality needs for Chaplain's Office guests
          • Oversees petty cash reimbursements.

Qualifications:

      • Ministry experience - pastoral training preferred but not necessary
      • Evidence of ability to spiritually nurture students
      • Bachelors degree required
      • Exhibit professionalism in attire and conduct
      • Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality
      • Effective speaking skills
      • Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently

Hours: Full-time, Hourly

Pay Rate: $15/hr

To Apply: Submit application here: https://forms.gle/4jbdmyk4aSRf3fty8

Phone: (423)236-2441

Email:annabennett@southern.edu

Receptionist

Location/Department: The School of Business

Description/Duties:

  • Receiving/screening calls and taking messages.
  • Welcoming visitors and prospective students.
  • Returning outgoing calls to accepted students.
  • Updating physical/digital job board.
  • Providing general office support (distributing mail, inventory and restock of office supplies, making copies, scanning/faxing documents, light cleaning and organization).
  • Additionally, assistance with special projects/events are needed to an ongoing basis, which may include: Event support, assisting with databases and spreadsheet maintenance, and department mailings.
  • This list is not exhaustive.

Qualifications:

  • Preference given to Business majors.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suit.
  • Knowledge of Adobe a plus.
  • Familiar with use of Social Media.
  • Strong Communicator - spoken and written.
  • We are looking for applicants who have the following qualities:
  • Capable of dealing with a wide variety of people and situations.
  • High Ethical Standard.
  • Discretion and Confidentiality.
  • Able to withstand peer influence to uphold SB standards.
  • Professional dress and demeanor.
  • Dependable and punctual.
  • Detailed and conscientious.
  • Initiative and follow-through with little prompting.
  • Technical Savvy.
  • Strong Customer Service skills.

Hours: The receptionist desk is staffed from Monday to Thursday, 8am-5pm, and on Fridays, 8am-12pm. Your work hours are based on your availability.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Email: miller@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2527

To Apply: Contact Chris Miller.

Tutor

Location/Department: The School of Business

Description/Duties:

  • Provide tutoring services to students currently enrolled in any of the following courses:
      • ACCT 505
      • ACCT 221
      • ACCT 222
      • ACCT 308
      • ACCT 309
      • ACCT 322
      • BUAD 128
      • FNCE 315/FNCE 505
  • Maintain the cleanliness and security of the room and equipment in both computer labs. This will include (but not limited to):
  • Maintaining a Log of Students requesting tutoring services.
  • Maintaining a Log of Students who request use of laptops.
  • Recording a count of laptops at the start and close of shift.
  • Removing trash from Tutoring office and labs (large and small).
  • Light housekeeping and sanitizing high use areas.
  • Replacing ink and printer paper as needed for printers.
  • Reporting technical issues to School of Business office and/or SAU IT Support.
  • Providing basic technical assistance or contacting Technical Support as needed to report malfunction.
  • This is not exhaustive and may be modified according to business needs (i.e. COVID protocol).

Qualifications:

  • Applicant must have taken and passed (with an A or A-) the following courses:
      • ACCT 221 (required)
      • ACCT 222 (required)
      • ACCT 308 (required)
      • ACCT 309 (preferred)
      • ACCT 322 (preferred)
      • BUAD 128 (preferred)
      • FNCE 315 (strongly preferred)
  • We are looking for applicants who have the following qualities:
  • High Ethical Standard
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Able to withstand peer influence to uphold SB standards
  • Professional dress and demeanor
  • Reliable, trustworthy, and punctual
  • Detailed and conscientious
  • Technical savvy
  • Strong Customer Services skills with patience while teaching others

Hours: Lab is staffed Sunday, 10am - 8pm; Monday through Thursday, 8am - 9pm; and Friday, 8am - 12pm noon. Your individual hours will depend on available slots. Hours are assigned on a first come, first served basis. Preference given to previous tutors.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Email: miller@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2527

To Apply: Contact Chris Miller.

Cooks Helper

Location/Department: VM - DELI (W22)

Description/Duties: Assist the cook by prepping items for lunch, example chop veggies, fry fries, steam vegetables, etc.

Qualifications: No food experience need, just a willing heart who enjoys working with food.

Hours: Mondays-Fridays 8am -12pm OR 1- 3:30pm

Pay Rate: Varies, according to class...

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423)236-2310

To Apply: Contact Amelia Laneville

Breakfast/Lunch Helper

Location/Departmen: VM-DELI (W22)

Description/Duties: Assist the Breakfast/Lunch Supervisor making breakfast burritos, serving customers, packaging Grab & Go items etc

Qualifications: No food experience needed. Looking for people who are open to learn, punctual and dependable.

Hours: Monday- Fridays

          • 6:30 - 9:30 am
          • 10:00 am - 1pm
          • 1:00 - 4 pm

Pay Rate: Varies, according to class standing. Email schedule

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362310

To Apply: Contact Amelia Laneville

Bakery/Sandwich Helper

Location/Department: VM-DELI (W22)

Description/Duties: Help the supervisor make sandwiches, wraps, parfaits, bake and bag cookies. Tag items and put out for sale.  

Qualifications: No experience need, on the job training. Wanting people who are motivated and willing to learn.

Hours: Mondays-Fridays

          • 7 -10 am
          • 10-1 pm

Pay Rate: Pay varies, email schedule

Email: atun@southern.edu

To Apply: Contact Amelia Laneville

Salad Bar Helper

Location/Department: VM-DELI (W22)

Description/Duties: Assist the supervisor prep salad items, cut cucumbers, lettuce, etc. Help build salads, put condiments into container and put out for sale.

Qualifications: No experience needed, on the job training. Looking for people who are willing to learn.

Hours: Mondays- Fridays

        • 7 am- 9:30 am
        • 11am - 2:30 pm

Pay Rate: Varies according to class standing, email schedule

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: (423)236-2310

To Apply: Contact Amelia Laneville

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Joey Osborne, josborne@southern.edu

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