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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:
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Location/Department: CK2 Eatery - Bietz Center

Description/Duties: Willingness to learn, prep veggies, prep sandwiches, prep quesadillas, work at stations, sweep....

Qualifications: Dependable, Being part of a team, Respectful, On time, Follow through with schedule.

Hours: 7-10:00pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Kim Armstrong

Email: kimearmstrong@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2398

Location/Department: Student Development/QEP

Description/Duties: Duties include, but are not limited to: Creating social media content, updating and expanding QEP website, creating student resources, and creating advertising resources for events.

Qualifications: Must be self-directed and disciplined. Strong computer skills and excellent communication skills. Preference given to Graphic Design and/or Marketing majors- Sophomores and Juniors. Proficiency in appropriate design tools and familiarity with basic web development tools.

Hours: Flexible.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

Person to Contact: Tiffany Bartell

Email: tkbartell@southern.edu

Location/Department: Student Development/QEP

Description/Duties: Duties include, but are not limited to: 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 a week. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Tiffany Bartell

Email: tkbartell@southern.edu

Location/Department: Talge Hall

Description/Duties:  Provide excellent customer service to residents, visitors, callers, faculty and staff at all times.
- Greet students and visitors to the University and Residence Hall.
- Trained as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).
- Sign in/out male and/or female visitors and faculty/staff of Thatcher, Thatcher South, or Talge Residence Halls.
- Answer the residence hall lines and transfer to the correct person or take messages.
- Answer questions and direct customers to appropriate resources.  Stay with the customer until the question/need is resolved or get back to the individual.
- Check out equipment and packages.
- Assist the mail worker with checking in packages upon arrival when needed after mail worker has left for the day.
- Other duties as assigned by the supervisor, Dean on duty and/or office manager.

Qualifications: Must be currently enrolled as a student at Southern Adventist University and the Greater Collegedale School System.
- Some experience preferred but not required.
- Good English skills and ability to communicate effectively.
- Mental: Pressure from multiple calls and visitors
- Physical: Sitting and writing in an office environment, occasionally handling residents packages no more than 50lbs.

Hours: Mon/Wed/Fri - 9 am to Noon (Must be available for this full 3 hour period to work)

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Brandon Dorn

Email: bdorn@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2992

Other: Looking to Fill this Position ASAP!!!

Location/Department: Journalism and Communication

Description/Duties: Student Grader/Reader assists the professor in grading/reading for the Film Evaluation and Fundamental of Advertising classes. Main responsibilities include:
- Reading and grading students’ essays, papers, quizzes, and tests;
- Working with e-Class: post grades in eClass, update assignments, communicate with students, etc.
- Help set up classroom equipment if/when needed
- Help professor with other duties as requested.

Qualifications: Available to work 8-10 hours a week;
- Able to comprehensively read and provide summaries;
- Possess good writing/spelling skills;
- Be detailed oriented, accurate in work, follow directions well; and have good organizational skills;
- Practice high standards of confidentiality and responsibility;
- Dedicated and committed (preferably junior or Senior).

Hours: 8-10 hours a week

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Nataliia Irwin

Email: nirwin@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2330

Other: To apply, send your resume and cover letter to nirwin@southern.edu.

Location/Department: The Student Finance Office - Wright Hall

Description/Duties: An extension to the Finance counselor in helping students answer financial aid and various other questions. Student Finance Office Assistants are to assist with 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 tasks such as filing, scanning, and indexing documents to student's accounts.

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.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Erika Sanchez

Email: erikasanchez@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2670

Location/Department: Writing Center (McKee Library)

Description/Duties: Provide a consistent, friendly front desk presence by greeting and assisting students and other visitors.
- Answer incoming calls for the Writing Center.
- Help students schedule or cancel tutoring appointments.
- Keep the reception desk and Writing Center area clean and organized.
- Make sure it doesn't get too noisy in the Center.
- Photocopy handouts and forms when we run out of them.
- Create and maintain an updated contact list of tutors and receptionists.

Qualifications: Current enrollment as a Southern student in good academic standing, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Hours: MWF: 9-11 am, TTh 9-10 am (be available at least 4 of the hours listed)

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Sonja Fordham

Email: sfordham@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2384

Other: https://southern.libwizard.com/f/application_writing_center_receptionist

Location/Department:  Thatcher Housekeeping

Description/Duties: Clean common areas throughout the dorm

Qualifications: We will train you!

Hours: Minimum 2 hours whenever you are available

Pay Rate: Based on class standin. 

Person to Contact: Amy DeWind

Email: adewind@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2909

Location/Department: Service Department - Lynn Wood Hall  RM#1001 

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

Qualifications: Attention to detail, able to work independently, must be able to stand, walk, and lift up to 25lbs. Must be able to do all aspects of job.

Hours: Monday through Thursday 5-8, Plus Sunday 9-12

Pay Rate: Based on class standing, plus an exception. 

Person to Contact: Bernetta Shockley

Email: servicedept@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2132

Other: Please go to your booklist and email us a copy of your class schedule and a request to work as a custodian.

Location/Department: AdventHealth Hall School of Nursing

Description/Duties: The reader is responsible for assisting the School of Nursing LRC Coordinator, faculty and staff with clerical duties, grading papers, cleaning, receptionist duties, and other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications: A non-nursing major, currently enrolled as a student at Southern Adventist University with minimum 3.0 GPA. Computer skills must include Word, Excel.  Working knowledge of E-class and Survey Monkey helpful, but can train. Student must exhibit willingness and cheerfulness to do whatever asked. Must have good time management skills, accuracy, attention to detail, confidentiality, and organizational skills. Previous reader/office experience is helpful. The ability to work with diverse personalities and remain calm under pressure is necessary. The ability to handle details with accuracy and efficiency, prioritize work appropriately, be dependable and flexible; assisting faculty and staff as needed.

Hours: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 10:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fridays from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

Person to Contact: Jenifer Anderson

Email: andersonjenifer@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2155

Location/Department: Landscape Services

Description/Duties: Pick up trash cans and empty trash rooms on campus.

Qualifications: Must be at least 18F years of age with a driver's license and a good driving record.  Must be dependable and highly motivated to work on your own and be able to see what needs to be done.

Hours: At least 6 hours per week with a minimum of 2 hours per shift.  You can work up to 24 hours per week.

Pay Rate: According to class standing plus--this job pays a higher wage which will be discussed during the interview.

Person to Contact: Dee Dee Boyce

Email: dboyce@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2747

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

Location/Department: Wright Hall, President's Office

Description/Duties: Provide administrative support, conducts research & assists with diversity programming & special projects, attend Diversity & Strategy meetings, marketing & communication, assist with event planning, other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:  Comfort with diversity, equity, & inclusion. Open to working in an environment that embraces diversity, comfort with technology & innovation, strong verbal and written communication, experience with Microsoft Office products (e.g., Excel, Word, and Power Point), knowledge and comfort with Canva graphics program.

Hours: 8-12 hours per week.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

Person to Contact: Kathy Purnell

Email: purnell@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2280

Location/Department:  Collegedale Academy - Elementary

Description/Duties: Helping teachers with students in the classroom who need academic support.

Qualifications: Must enjoy working with children.

Hours: To be determined with classroom teachers' needs.

Pay Rate: Range between $7.65-$7.95/hour

Person to Contact: Missy Ammerall

Email: mammerall@collegedaleacademy.com

Office Phone: 423-396-2122, Extension 31

Location/Department: Chemistry Department 

Description/Duties: Assist students in gaining the understanding of chemical concepts and problem-solving processes needed to master chemistry
- Provide students with support in completing homework and laboratory assignments and in reviewing material in preparation for quizzes and tests
- Give advice to chemistry students regarding study techniques, time management strategies, and other tools for success in learning and applying chemical knowledge

Qualifications: Successful completion of the General Chemistry sequence (CHEM 151 & 152) is required; successful completion of the Organic Chemistry sequence (CHEM 311 & 312) is highly desirable
- Oral communication skills must be sufficient to clearly explain concepts and answer questions
- Hearing abilities must be sufficient to hear studentsâ questions and answers
- Visual abilities must be sufficient to determine that students are solving problems correctly and safely
- Chemistry majors are given preference in hiring

Hours: One or more of Sunday-Thursday evenings from 6-7:30 pm 

Pay Rate: $7.70-$8.25 per hour depending on prior chemistry courses taken

Person to Contact: Brent Hamstra

Email: bhamstra@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2203

Location/Department: First Year Experience

Description/Duties: Assist new students as they acclimate to campus.  Job duties vary depending on the time of the year.  We help register new students for classes, connect them to resources on campus, and fill in any gaps with time management and life balance.  This position also assists our dept. with programs such as new student orientation and Southern Connections classes.

Qualifications: Applicants from the Social Work or Counseling masters programs preferred.  We will consider students that are junior/senior status that have backgrounds in psychology, social work, or another helping field. Good customer service skills required.  Basic computer skills also necessary.

Hours: Flexible hours during a normal work day.  Student can work up to 20 hours or so per week.

Pay Rate: Based on grade level and experience.

Person to Contact: Renita Moore

Email: renitak@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2575

Other: This position has the potential to be year round due to the nature of our duties registering students for classes. 

Location/Department: Ledford Hall / Applied Technology

Description/Duties: Diagnose and repair shop owned vehicles, cleanup work area, run errands, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Must have some 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: 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:
Based on class standing  increases in accordance with the Southern student wage scale

Person to Contact: Emiko Miyagi

Email: technology@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2863

Location/Department: Residence Life 

Description/Duties: Clean and disinfect common areas of the resident hall Exceptional attention to detail Able to work independently Ability to listen to instructions and perform instructions 

Qualifications: Efficient Punctual Reliable Be able to lift 25-50 lbs. Not sensitivities to chemicals. Be able to communicate with supervisor appropriately. Integrity and trustworthiness 

Hours: Has to have at least a 2-hour block of time to work. At least a 2 hours block, flexible hours  

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Jenny Spicer

Email:jspicer@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2997

Location/Department: School of Journalism and Communication

Description/Duties: Provide one-on-one instruction to photography students in developing 35mm B/W film and darkroom printing techniques.
- Clean and maintain developing and printing rooms.
- Check and maintain supply/inventory of photo chemicals and darkroom supplies.
-  Perform daily and weekly cleanup duties.
- Instruct students in basic Photoshop and Lightroom editing and digital printing techniques.

Qualifications: Provide one-on-one instruction to photography students in developing 35mm B/W film and darkroom printing techniques. 
- Clean and maintain developing and printing rooms.
- Check and maintain supply/inventory of photo chemicals and darkroom supplies.
-  Perform daily and weekly cleanup duties.
- Instruct students in basic Photoshop and Lightroom editing and digital printing techniques.

Hours: (2.5 hour shifts) Starting 5-7:30 and 7:30pm to 10pm Sunday thru Wednesday evening.  12-2pm Thursday and Friday. 

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and class standing

Person to Contact: Stephanie Ruf

Email: sruf@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-235-2761

Location/Department: School of Journalism and Communication

Description/Duties: Assist with checking in and out audio/video production gear. Maintain SJC inventory of production equipment.  Responsible for equipment maintenance and cleaning inside the control room, studio and edit bays. Assist and orient students in the operation of studio lighting and audio gear for productions.  Occasional repair and troubleshooting of gear and systems. Tutor students in post-production editing. Editing SJC projects like Ignite or SAU NEWS.

Qualifications:  Video production experience in single-camera field production and/or multi-camera live production.
Experience with Studio camera operation, camcorder  and/or dSLR video field acquisition. Troubleshooting skill in resolving technical issues and minor repairs of broadcast systems. Mastery of Final Cut Pro and/or Adobe Premiere Pro editing software.

Hours:  Sunday - Thursday; Evenings 5-8 pm or 6-9pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Stephen Ruf

Email: sruf@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2761

Location/Department: School of Business

Description/Duties: As outlined by Faculty Supervisor.

Responsible and dependable student is needed to work as a student grader/reader for Dr. Braahm Oberholster, a Finance and International Business professor.

Student must be diligent, self-motivated and capable of working with little supervision, keeping work organized.

Excellent reading and critical thinking skills as well as a willingness to learn and follow through on assigned projects.  Student must be available to provide grading assistance following mid-terms and final exams. The ability to keep grades and other student information confidential is imperative.  Student must be willing to perform miscellaneous office duties and event planning tasks as assigned.

Qualifications: 

- Must have completed Finance 315 with a grade of B or higher.
- Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite -Strong editing and writing skills
- High Ethical Standard
- Discretion and Confidentiality
- Able to withstand Peer Influence to uphold School of Business Standards
- Professional Dress and Demeanor
- Dependable and Punctual
- Detailed and Conscientious
- Technical Savvy
- Strong Customer Service Skill

Preferred
- Completed International Business and/or other Finance courses.
- Preference given to Business majors.

Hours: 8-10 hours/week. Flexible days/times

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Janae Bowman

Email: bowmanjm@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2374

Location/Department: School of Journalism/Communication 

Description/Duties: The SAU NEWS producer is responsible for organizing, writing and overseeing the production of each SAU Newscast.  They create a rundown of stories that forms the blueprint of the newscast showing what stories come in which order and the story format. Main duties include but are not limited to:
- Planning and scheduling each newscast in the TV studio. 
- Be aware of campus/community events and breaking news.
- Writing story scripts and editing video stories.
- Coordinating with all anchors, reporters and studio crew.
- Creating a show rundown for each newscast.
- Overseeing the taping of each show.
- Distributing the final product on social media.

Qualifications: Strong communication, organization, and leadership skills.
- Solid writing for broadcast skills
- Creativity to execute a vision for a given newscast.
- Ability to lead a production team and shoot and edit when needed; proficient in Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro.
- Experience with creating content for social media is required;
- Must be well-rounded, knowledgeable, and grounded in SDA beliefs and practices in order to produce content that reflects and respects the Southern values.

Hours: 3-6 hours each week. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Stephen Ruf

Email: sruf@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.424.6335

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center

Description/Duties:  Instruct a variety of group exercise classes.
- Knowledge of fitness equipment and exercises.
- Provide patrons with a detailed individualized workout program based on their fitness results.
- Act in a professional manner when involved in conflict management with patrons, students and staff.
- Arriving to class 15 minutes early to prepare and set up.
- Communication to Building Managers and Pro Staff about canceled or postponed classes.
- Maintaining cleanliness and tidiness of the room and equipment.
- Actively marketing and promoting other group fitness classes and programs.
- Provide mentorship and instruction during fit training.

Qualifications: ACE Group Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer Certification or equivalent highly recommended or extensive experience leading out in a class.
- A positive attitude and an approachable personality.
- The ability to teach and motivate people of all ages and backgrounds.
- Good communication skills for explaining techniques and movements clearly.
- A good level of physical fitness.
- A responsible attitude to health and safety.
- A flexible attitude to work.
- First Aid and CPR certification or ability to obtain it upon hire.

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Darin Bissell 

Email: dbissell@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2596

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center

Description/Duties: Assess customers' bodily strengths and weaknesses
- Create one-on-one fitness programs for clients, motivating and guiding them to achieve their goals.
- Provide physical and mental guidance and monitor customers' progress on a regular basis.
- Make sure that customers don't get injured while training.

Qualifications: ACE Certified Personal Trainer or Equivalent
- Emotional Intelligence and Empathy.
- Communication Skills.
- Motivator
- Patience
- Technical Knowledge
- First aid and CPR certification or ability to obtain it upon hire

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Darin Bissell

Email: dbissell@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2596

Location/Department: School of Health and Kinesiology

Description/Duties: Setting up and safe-proofing the gym area.
- Instructing and demonstrating skills and abilities in gymnastics.
- Arrive 10 minutes early before class starts or meeting time.
- Able to ensure controlled class management.
- Ability to not tolerate disrespectful behavior, able to provide positive reinforcement.
- Ability to adapt skill instruction to age, ability and size of child.
- Administering first aid and CPR if necessary.

Qualifications: Prior experience as Gym Master member or equivalent. 

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Pay Rate: $16/hour

Person to Contact: Craig Johnson

Email: rcbenge@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2673

Location/Department: Service Department

Description/Duties: Cleaning houses, apartments and various locations on campus.

Qualifications: Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and pay attention to detail.

Hours: Up to 24 hours. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Stephanie Willison

Email: stephaniewillison@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2718 

Location/Department: Health and Kinesiology

Description/Duties: Setting up and safe-proofing the gym area.
- Instructing and demonstrating skills and abilities in gymnastics.
- Arrive 10 minutes early before class starts or meeting time.
- Able to ensure controlled class management.
- Ability to not tolerate disrespectful behavior, able to provide positive reinforcement.
- Ability to adapt skill instruction to age, ability and size of child.
- Administering first aid and CPR if necessary.

Qualifications:   Past or current experience in gymnastics.
- A love of kids (and a lot of patience).
- A love of gymnastics.
- Positive attitude.
- The ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
- Physical activity involved in spotting and moving equipment: Pulling, lifting, crouching, balancing, and climbing.
- The ability to personably communicate with parents and staff.
- First aid and CPR certification or ability to obtain it upon hire.

Hours:  Monday & Wednesday  3:30-5:30  Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-5:30

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Craig Johnson

Email: craigjohnson@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2673

Location/Department: School of Visual Art and Design

Description/Duties: Student worker will:
- Grade tests, quizzes, and design exercises.
- Help students who have questions about class.
- Use e-class and help maintain gradebook and update assignments.
- Cleaning, organizing, filing as needed.

Qualifications: Must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
- Excellent computer skills required (e-class, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Microsoft office).
- Must have at least a 3.0 or above GPA.
- Completed Intro to Graphic Design, Vector Design, and Typography I with a B- or higher grade.
- Show a keen sense of good composition and technical design skills.
- Able to manage time without constant supervision.
- Attention to details and ability to problem solve.
- Good work ethic (i.e., shows up on time, communicates, honest).
- Requires proofreading and good spelling and grammar.

Hours: 5-10, flexible on shift times, but preferably some overlap with office hours in the morning a couple days per week.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Mindy Trott

Email: mtrott@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2732

Other: Please contact Mindy Trott via email. 

Location/Department: AdventHealth Hall/ School of Nursing

Description/Duties: The reader is responsible for assisting the School of Nursing LRC Coordinator, faculty and staff with clerical duties, grading papers, cleaning, receptionist duties, and other tasks as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE SOME OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

1.      Assist LRC Coordinator with general office duties such as basic computer duties, making copies, answering the phone, taking messages, filing, cleaning and other duties as requested.
2.      Grade tests, quizzes, and other assignments for faculty members in a timely manner.
3.      Enter all tests, quizzes and other course assignments into E-class in a timely manner.
4.      Return student papers to student folders as indicated by faculty. Inquire with office manager or create student folders if any are missing.
5.      Assist faculty or office manager, if requested, to enter, print out and permanently store final course grades for student file and electronic records.
6.      Keep the LRC desk or readers’ office area clean, neat and organized.
7.      Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: A non-nursing major, currently enrolled as a student at Southern Adventist University with minimum 3.0 GPA. Computer skills must include Word, Excel.  Working knowledge of E-class and Survey Monkey helpful, but can train. Student must exhibit willingness and cheerfulness to do whatever asked. Must have good time management skills, accuracy, attention to detail, confidentiality, and organizational skills. Previous reader/office experience is helpful. The ability to work with diverse personalities and remain calm under pressure is necessary. The ability to handle details with accuracy and efficiency, prioritize work appropriately, be dependable and flexible; assisting faculty and staff as needed.

Hours: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 10:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fridays from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Jenifer Anderson

Email: andersonjenifer@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2155

Location/Department: The Garden

Description/Duties: The Garden's goal is to provide a plant centered dining experience for students, faculty, and community. Not only are we providing a plant centered (vegan) menu, but our eatery also provides options for those needing to eat gluten free, as well as anyone looking to add a wider variety of mouth-watering and nutritious plants to their diet.

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.
Each job is equally important to a smoothly run kitchen. If this is something of interest and your schedule is open (see hours below) we would love to meet you!

Qualifications: Experience in food service a plus. However, we will gladly provide on the job training to develop your unique skills!!

Hours: Monday 11-2pm (two available openings). Tuesday 11-2pm (one available opening). Wednesday 11-2pm (2 available openings).

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Magdalana Pickens

Email: mpickens@southern.edu

Office Phone: 706.809.3714

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center / School of Health and Kinesiology 

Description/Duties: Clean the interior of buildings including floors, carpet, rugs, windows and walls
- Disinfect commonly used items like desks, door handles, office tools and phones
- Maintain cleaning inventory
- Remove debris from sidewalks
- Empty trash and recycling bins
- Stock and maintain supply rooms
- Perform minor repairs on machinery, equipment and tools
- Vacuum, sweep and mop floors
- Clean and maintain restrooms
- Washing and clean windows and mirrors
- Notify supervisors of unsafe conditions
- Operate floor scrubbers and other equipment
- Dust furniture and fixtures

Qualifications: Good communication skills
- Knowledge of various cleaning products and when to use them
- Ability to clean and disinfect various surfaces
- Ability to lift and move at least 50 pounds
- Good organization skills
-  Knowledge of safety guidelines when working with chemical cleaners
- Excellent time-management skills

Hours: Flexible hours during the day.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Nate DeWind

Email: ndewind@southern.edu

Office Phone: 616-848-0943

Location/Department: Student Development 

Description/Duties: Handing out/collecting attendance cards
- Assist with students questions
- Assist with getting students settled before the program
- Some weekday and weekend nights

Qualifications: Promptness, professionalism, friendly, willingness to confront peers if necessary, team player, confidentiality

Hours: Mainly Thursdays from 10:30am - 12pm 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Teri Reutebuch

Email: terir@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2814

Location/Department: CK2 Eatery - Bietz Student Center

Description/Duties: Prepare Breakfast Sandwiches, Prep Grab n Go, Cook, Refill Drinks, decks, coolers....

Qualifications: Punctual, Willingness, Team Player, Dependable, 18 years old, lift 30 pounds, Respectful....

Hours: 7:00am-9:30am

Pay Rate: Freshman start at $8.75 hourly

Person to Contact: Kim Armstrong

Email: kimearmstrong@southern.edu

Location/Department: Service Department 

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

Qualifications: Attention to detail, able to work independently, must be able to stand, walk, and lift up to 25lbs. Must be able to do all aspects of the job. We will train. 

Hours: We work around your class schedule / hiring now Pay Rate 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing plus an exception addition

Person to Contact: Bernetta Shockley 

Email: servicedept@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2132

Other: Please go to your booklist and email us a copy of your class schedule and a request to work as a custodian.

Location/Department: Admissions

Description/Duties: Serve as a primary contact for scheduling and planning events for Engage Worship.
-Perform administrative duties and functions, overseeing Engage Team members.
-Collaborate with and assist the Student Director in planning and leading.
-Plan programming and travel arrangements as needed.
-Communicate trip details to Ministry Coordinator.
-Travel with [Engage] team as needed.
-Perform other programming duties as events demand (small groups, SAU presentation, etc.)
-Regularly meet with and oversee Engage Worship teams.
-Update social media outlets and website.
-Participate in ViewSouthern and PreView Southern events.
-Complete recruitment and admissions activities as needed.

Qualifications: Effective communication skills :: via phone, email, and face-to-face.
-Organized: can keep contacts, calendar and details in order
-Ministry-Minded: has an attitude of service in collaborating with contacts and planning events.
-Leadership: able to recruit and rally a group of talented SAU students around a common cause.
-Availability: able to participate in several weekend trips along with time in the office.
Adaptability: creating programs and events that suit our hosts and able to adjust as necessary.

Preffered Skills and Experience: Spiritual Event/Event Planning: leading programming in one area or another is essential.
-Marketing: communication with event organizers as well as prospective students.
-Vehicle Operation: authorized to drive SAU's vehicles.
-Technical Knowledge: Have some graphic design knowledge.

Hours: Would be anytime between Monday-Thursday 8:30-5:30 and Friday 8:30-12pm / Some weekends and evenings

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact:  Leticia Chaparro

Email: lchaparro@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2570

Location/Department: Cafeteria

Description/Duties: Put away food/supplies delivered to Cafeteria from truck deliveries every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

Qualifications: Requires heavy lifting. Requires extended work in cold temperatures (freezer).

Hours: TBD according to class schedule. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362767

Other: When inquiring for position via email please include class schedule.

Location/Department: Cafeteria

Description/Duties: Stock steam tables with food from the production area
-Keep serving area clean.
-Keep serving area stocked with supplies.

Qualifications: Good customer service skills are a must. Must be able to adapt and work in a fast-paced environment during peak meal times.

Hours: TBD according to class schedule. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362767

Other: When inquiring for position via email please include class schedule.

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

Location/Department: Cafeteria

Description/Duties: Cleans floors daily in both production and service area. Weekly bathroom cleaning. Must be available to work after hours starting at 6:30pm.

Qualifications: Must be detail oriented. Must be self-motivated and responsible.

Hours: TBD according to class schedule. 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 4232362767

Other: When inquiring for position via email please include class schedule.

Location/Department: English 

Description/Duties: 
1. Manage the English department's Facebook and Instagram pages
     a. Post relevant information for English majors, alumni, and visitors at least 2-3x/week

      i. Original content at departmental events, news, job & internship opportunities, senior spotlights, faculty research, profiles, pictures, etc.
      ii. Shared content - English field-related articles, TED Talks, memes/comics, quotes, community volunteer opportunities, etc.

   b. Implement social media campaigns

   c. Attend English department events (English Club, convocation, symposium, etc.); take and post pictures

   d. Other duties that keep the Facebook and Instagram pages up to date
 
2. Use analytics tools to determine the primary audience of each platform and the best days and times to post
 
3. Follow the English department's social media policy

4. Keep a running log of social media posts (to analyze themes, avoid post duplication, etc.) 

Qualifications: 
1. 2.5 GPA or higher
2. Strong writing and communication skills; passion for and knowledge of social media platforms
3. Ability to attend English department events throughout the school year
4. In-depth knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, and other social media platforms
5. Must be organized, trustworthy, punctual and professional

Hours: Flexible

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Lisa Hyder

Email: lisahyder@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.7787

Other: Please email your resume and hours of availability to Lisa Hyder, Office Manager, at lisahyder@southern.edu.

Location/Department: DSS (Disability Support Services)

Description/Duties: 
- Greet people, answer phones, schedule appointments, and handle inquiries regarding Southern and DSS
- Assist current or potential students and/or parents with questions, procedures, and resources
- Create, sort, organize, and update files.
- In keeping with FERPA, HIPPA and SAU policy, keep all information confidential, including but not limited to information contained in files or overheard in conversations and phone calls.
- Help proctor exams.
- Create Word or Excel documents and charts from data.
- Assist the DSC in her daily responsibilities and special events.
- Scan former student files to digital copy.
- Make copies and send faxes as needed.

Qualifications: 
- Ability to communicate effectively, both in person and in writing, in supportive, non-judgmental manner.
- Past experience in office setting, preferred but will train.
- Computer competence, particularly in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
- Must have a good work ethic, with a strong sense of responsibility.
- Willingness to learn new skills.
- Must be detail-oriented and can follow instructions thoroughly.
- Training in FERPA (DSC will provide training if necessary).
- Preferably an upperclassman

Hours:Hours available are as follows:
Mondays: 8-11am, 3-5pm
Tuesdays: 12-5pm
Wednesday: 8-11am
Thursday: 12:30-5pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Marielle Pechero

Email: mariellapechero@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2544

Other: Please email DSS with a letter of interest and availability 

Location/Department: Bietz Center for Student Life, 2nd Floor/Office of Ministry and Missions 

Description/Duties: 
1. Administrative
a. Attend weekly team Transformation Tuesdays (11am-12pm)
b. Attend Office of Ministry and Missions (OMM) Fall Retreat & Orientation, and Winter Retreat
c. Meet weekly with the Assistant Chaplain
d. Participate in all OMM events as described in the contract

2. Essential Responsibilities
a. Assist deans in planning weekly Residence Hall worships on Tuesday at 8pm in Thatcher Chapel.
          i. Attend weekly Residence Hall worships; available to deans, resident assistants, and students for spiritual support.
b. Lead a LifeGroup for residence hall men/women once per week.
c. Plan and implement additional events or ministry initiatives for the spiritual enrichment of students living within Residence Halls, with dean approval.
d. Under direction from the deans or chaplains, visit students who may require special care and support such as minors, those with illness, feeling isolated or lonely, needing grief support, etc.

3. Interpersonal Ministry
a. Recruit, develop, and train a team of volunteer dorm chaplains.
b. Assign volunteer chaplains to an individual hall and partner with the resident assistant of that hall to provide intentional, organized, and routine spiritual care to residents.

Qualifications:
- Personal, intimate relationship with Jesus Christ
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Time management and organizational skills
- Initiation, assertiveness, and responsibility
- Teamwork and collaboration
- Mentorship and discipleship

Hours: 8 hours

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Joseph Khabbaz

Email: chaplain@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2786

Other: Working Conditions: Essential tasks are performed under normal office/school conditions with little or no noticeable discomfort. Work area is well lighted and ventilated. Some travel required.

Location/Department: Bietz Center for Student Life, 2nd Floor/Office of Ministry and Missions 

Description/Duties: 

1. Administrative
a. Attend weekly Transformation Tuesdays (11am-12pm)
b. Attend OMM Fall Retreat & Orientation and Winter Retreat
c. Meet weekly with the Assistant Chaplain
d. Participate in all Office of Ministry & Missions events as described in the contract

2. Essential Responsibilities
a. Manage all social media profiles for the Office of Ministry & Missions responsibly (includes Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Spotify, YouTube & Snapchat)
      i. Use flawless grammar and appropriate diction in all text that is distributed
       ii. Understand and respect the marketing guidelines of Southern Adventist University
b. Design promotional materials for all ministries affiliated with the Office of Ministry & Missions

c. Initiate and design creative and interactive ways to engage the student body online

Qualifications: 
- Personal, intimate relationship with Jesus Christ
- Proficient at managing time
- Works well with groups and teams
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Creativity and design skills
- Proficient with the following programs:

o Abode Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
o All aforementioned social media platforms

Typical Physical Demands: Requires sitting, standing, bending and reaching. May require lifting up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, calculators, and telephones. Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

Hours: 8 hours

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Joseph Khabbaz 

Email: chaplain@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2786

Other: Working Conditions: Essential tasks are performed under normal office/school conditions with little or no noticeable discomfort. Work area is well lighted and ventilated. Some travel required.

Location/Department: Bietz Center for Student Life, 2nd Floor/Office of Ministry and Missions 

Description/Duties: 
Duties 1: Administrative
a. Attend weekly team Transformation Tuesdays from 11am-12pm
b. Attend Office of Ministry & Missions fall retreat and orientation and winter retreat
c. Meet weekly with the Assistant Chaplain
d. Participate in all Office of Ministry & Missions events as described in the contract

2. Essential Responsibilities
a. Produce promotional materials for all ministries affiliated with the Office of Ministries and Missions
b. Produce video content in alignment with the mission of the OMM highlighting student spiritual testimonies and experiences
c. Work collaboratively with the Creative Content Manager to deliver content for social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube
d. Produce content in alignment with the mission and marketing guidelines of Southern Adventist University

Qualifications: 
- Personal, intimate relationship with Jesus Christ
- Proficient at managing time
- Works well with groups and teams
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Creativity and design skills
- Proficient with the following programs:
- Abode Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
- All aforementioned social media platforms

Typical Physical Demands: Requires sitting, standing, bending and reaching. May require lifting up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, calculators, and telephones. Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

Hours: 8 hours

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Joseph Khabbaz

Email: chaplain@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2786

Other: Working Conditions: Essential tasks are performed under normal office/school conditions with little or no noticeable discomfort. Work area is well lighted and ventilated. Some travel required.

Location/Department: Marketing and University Relations

Description/Duties: Assist in creating academic and recruitment materials for the university. Graduate with valuable experience and portfolio pieces.

Qualifications: 
* Work or classroom experience in graphic design and typography

 * Experience and skill in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator

 * Ability to meet deadlines

 * Self-motivated

 * Willing to learn and to accept instruction

 * Excellent attention to detail

Hours: Open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. M-TH, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Tina Smith 

Email: marketing@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2686

Other: Please email link to online creative portfolio 

Location/Department: Transportation 

Description/Duties: General clerical duties. Filing, answering phones, copying invoices, assisting customers

Qualifications: Knowledge of Excel, Word 

Hours: Open hours between 8-4 Monday thru Thursday, 8-11 on Friday

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Barry Becker

Email: bpbecker@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2716

Location/Department: DSS (Disability Support Services)

Description/Duties: * Assist TSP students in making the transition to college life.
* Work in conjunction with TSP personnel to develop a community conducive to student success by encouraging positive behaviors.
* Identify potential problems, whether personal or academic and intervene as necessary to ensure student success.
* Help TSP students become familiar with University resources.
* Help TSP students with dorm issues, as they arise.
* Meet individually with TSP students, on a regular basis and submit a report to the TSP Director.
* Monitor TSP students academic performance through grades and attendance.
* Run TSP weekly meetings.
* Maintain weekly contact with TSP families
* Recruit, train and match note-takers with students
* Monitor mentor participation and communicate with them directly to resolve any issues.
* Plan academic activities

Qualifications: * Relate well with all students
* Be self-motivated
* Be able to multi-task
* Be able to track, monitor, and report performance
* Have strong interpersonal skills
* Have strong written and oral communication skills
* Have reliable transportation
* Proficiency in working with Microsoft Word
* Takes on other tasks that may arise

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact:  Mariella Pechero

Email:  mariellapechero@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2544

Location/Department: DSS (Disability Support Services)

Description/Duties: *Recruit, train and match note-takers with TSP student
*Meet with TSP students and professors as needed
*Monitor TSP students academic performance through grades and attendance.
*Attend a social activity with TSP students twice a semester.
*Assist TSP Coordinator as needed.

Qualifications: *Relate well with others
*Be self-motivated
*Be able to multi-task
*Have strong interpersonal skills
*Have strong written and oral communication skills
*Proficiency in working with Microsoft Word
**Upper classman preferably majoring in social work, psychology, education, or religion

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact:  Mariella Pechero

Email: mariellapechero@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2574

Location/Department: VM- Deli 

Description/Duties:  Assist the supervisor by assembling, tagging, and putting sandwiches/burgers & Bakery items out for sale. Also assist with school lunches and get ready for pick up.

Qualifications:  No experienced needed. Looking for people who are willing to learn, are punctual, and work well with others.

Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays
7 - 10 am; 10 am - 2 pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

Person to Contact: Amelia Laneville

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2310

Location/Department: VM-Deli

Description/Duties: Assist the supervisor by prepping variety of vegetables for the salad bar. Change vegetables/dressings into clean containers and set up or break down salad bar. Keep salad bar stocked and clean.

Qualifications: No experience need. Looking for people who are willing to learn, are punctual, and work well with others and can work alone.

Hours:  Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays

7:30 - 10:30 am; 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Amelia Laneville

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2310

Location/Department: School of Computing

Description/Duties: Works in the general lab in the school of computing focusing on the needs of students enrolled in computing general education courses.

-Proctors Tests for Online Classes.
-Provide assistance to CPTE100 students as needed.
-Cleaning labs as necessary.

Qualifications: -Demonstrated mastery of Microsoft Word and Excel
 **Merely having used a product for projects is not comprehensive qualification.
-Fundamental understanding of digital literacy.
-Ability to help a student find the answer to a question rather than tell them the answer.

Hours: To be arranged with supervisor.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Kelly Sanchez

Email: ksanchez@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2936

Location/Department: Thatcher Hall, Thatcher South

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. Train and fulfill duties as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).
4. Sign in/out male visitors, faculty/staff of Thatcher or Thatcher South Residence Halls.
5. Answer the residence hall lines and transfer to the correct person or take messages.
6. Answer questions and direct customers to appropriate resources. Stay with the customer until the question/need is resolved or get back to individual.
7. Check out equipment and packages.
8. Assist the mail worker with checking in packages upon arrival when needed after mail worker has left for the day.
9.Other duties as assigned by the supervisor, Dean on duty and/or office manager.
10. 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 8 am,

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Chamra Anthony

Email: cotto@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2908

Location/Department: SVAD-Productions 

Description/Duties: An 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: Varied

Pay Rate: $10 an hour

Person to Contact: Anastasia Oliver

Email: art@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2732

Location/Department: Wright Hall / Advancement 

Description/Duties: The Call Center Agent will handle both inbound and outbound calls, serving as a liaison between the university and the caller with the mission of providing the highest quality support.

The successful candidate will have effective communication skills, be flexible and well organized, remain calm under pressure and will accept responsibility for effectively assisting and solving each caller's unique request(s). They will exhibit and ensure that their behavior and actions reflect the university standards at all times.

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. - Provide support and assist with departmental tasks, projects, campaigns and events as needed. - Participate in all team meetings. - Assist and participate in all agent training.

Qualifications: Must have professional phone etiquette, with the ability to articulate clear and concise responses to our customers and staff. - Familiar with Slate and Guided Fundraising (these are a plus, but not required).
- Provide comprehensive and 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.
- Must be able to work a minimum of 8 hours per week.

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8am to 5pm; Friday:8am - 12pm and Seasonal Campaign Hours: 5pm - 9pm (TBD) 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing and experience 

Person to Contact: Janel Anderson

Email: janela@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2555

Location/Department: History and Political Studies 

Description/Duties: 
1. Assess/record student work, including daily assignments, quizzes, essays, etc.
2. Meet with students when asked.
3. Make copies; run errands; organize folders; do light cleaning (vacuum, wipe counters and boards, take out trash, etc.).
4. Perform other duties requested by professor (proctor exams, collect work from students, etc.) 

Qualifications: 
1. Must have completed at least two semesters of college with GPA of at least 3.0.
2. Must have good organizational and oral communication skills.
3. Must have ability to work independently.
4. Must be available for the entire semester/year (including finals week).
5. Preference given to history & political studies majors/minors.

Hours: 5-8 hours per week, flexible 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing 

Person to Contact: Lisa Bilbrey Hyder

Email: Please email Lisa Bilbrey Hyder (lisahyder@southern.edu) both your resume and the days/hours you are available for work during the Fall 2022 semester.

Office Phone: 423-236-2381

Location/Department: McKee Library

Description/Duties: This position is for McKee Library's circulation desk. Student Assistant's help with checking out and returning library materials, answering patron questions and directing them to further help when necessary, helping with using and fixing printers & copiers;  re-shelving books, maintaining accurate statistics, and maintaining a clean environment for patrons.

Qualifications: You must be able to communicate in a polite friendly manner and pay close attention to details. You must also be prompt and able to work with others.

Hours: Flexible - Monday, Wednesday, Friday - Morning shifts available

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Mica Myers

Email: mmyers@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2010

Other: Please apply at https://southern.libwizard.com/f/application 

Location/Department: The Garden

Description/Duties: The Garden's goal is to provide a plant centered dining experience for students, faculty, and community.

Not only are we providing a plant centered (vegan) menu, but our eatery also provides options for those needing to eat gluten free, as well as anyone looking to add a wider variety of mouth-watering and nutritious plants to their diet.

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.

Each job is equally important to a smoothly run kitchen. If this is something that interests you, we would love to meet you!

Qualifications: Past experience in food service a plus. However, we will gladly provide on the job training to develop your unique skills!!

A willingness to serve and be a part of our TEAM.

Hours: Flexible to fit class schedule 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Magdalana Pickens

Email: mpickens@southern.edu

Office Phone: 706-809-3714

Location/Department: Disability Support Services

Description/Duties: 

  • Provide support to program facilitators in a wide range of programs relative to behavior support for TSP students.
  • Participate in the initial orientation of TSP students.
  • Plan weekly and monthly social events for TSP students throughout the year. 
  • Responsible for the communication of program logistics to TSP Students, Case Managers, Support Personnel, and TSP Director. 
  • Provide support and leadership to enhance the opportunities of TSP students to be fully engaged.
  • Assure facilities, equipment, and supplies for programs, including inventories, supply management, and maintenance of environments. 
  • Attend all social weekly and weekend excursions planned with and for the TSP Students 

Qualifications: 

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and experience working with ASD individuals.
  • Proven experience of engaging with ASD individuals in formal and informal settings.
  • Knowledge of autism and its variety of impacts on individual functioning, communication, social, cognitive, motor, and life skills.
  • Ability to adjust activities and tasks to varying ability levels.
  • Computer skills for writing, communicating, documenting, gathering, and sharing information.
  • Ability to be attuned to the needs of TSP students and support them by getting those needs met and nurturing their abilities to self-advocate.
  • Upper-classman is preferred. 

Hours: Approximately 15 hours a week

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: HR - Kaylie Ackerman, CC Mariella Pechero in the email as well

Email:kaylieackerman@southern.edu , dss@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2544

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center/Kayak

Description/Duties: Retrieve stock from cafeteria stock rooms, load and unload golf cart, and drive to and from Kayak and Cafeteria with a golf cart.  Stock Kayak and retrieve items from Kayak that return to the cafeteria 

Qualifications: Great attitude, willingness to learn, ability to be a self-starter and work independently with integrity.  Must be able to lift cases of product, and operate a golf cart. Must be reliable.

Hours: Flexible morning hours prior to Kayak opening at 2 pm.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing

Person to Contact: Cheryl Maguire

Email: cmaguire@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2592

Location/Department: Hulsey Wellness Center/Kayak

Description/Duties: Wait on customers, prepare smoothies, and food, fill/stock products as needed.  Maintain clean working environment.

Qualifications: Great attitude, willing to learn.  Works well in a team.  Reliable.

Hours: Various from 2 pm to 9:30/9:45 pm (normally 2 1/2 hr shifts) Monday's to Thursdays and rotating Sundays, the shift is 4 1/2 hr.  Work two, three or four shifts per week that work with your schedule.

Pay Rate: As per class standing

Person to Contact: Cheryl Maguire

Email: cmaguire@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2592

Location/Department: VM-DELI

Description/Duties: Assist the Breakfast/Lunch supervisor making burritos, serve customers, replenish food as needed, and prep for the next day. 

Qualifications: No experience needed but helpful. Looking for people who are punctual, willing to learn and work well with others.

Hours: Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:30am -10am or 10am -1pm or 1pm-4pm

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 6:30am -10am or 10am -1pm or 1pm-4pm

Pay Rate: Varies, email schedule and for pay inquiries

Person to Contact: Amelia Laneville

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: 1423.236.2310

Location/Department: VM-DELI

Description/Duties: Help the Cook prep, make and get food out on time. Also keep replenishing food and order to not run out. Will be using fryer, oven, knives, and stovetop. 

Qualifications: No cooking experience needed but definitely helpful. Must be able to lift up to 40lbs. 

Hours: Monday & Wednesday: 9am -12pm or 11am- 2:30pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 9am- 12pm or 11am-2:30pm

Pay Rate: Varies, email schedule

Person to Contact: Amelia Laneville

Email: atun@southern.edu

Office Phone: 1423.236.2310

Location/Department: Lynn Wood Hall  RM#1001  Service Department  

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

Qualifications: Attention to detail, able to work independently, must be able to stand, walk, and lift up to 25lbs. Mus be able to do all aspects of job

Hours: FALL: Sunday: 9am - 12pm Through the week, work around class schedule 

Pay Rate: Based on class standing plus an exception.

Person to Contact: Bernetta Shockley

Email: servicedept.edu@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2132

Other: Please go to your booklist and email us a copy of your class schedule and a request to work as a custodian.

Location/Department: 2nd Floor of Wright Hall/Academic Administration 

Description/Duties: Help with special projects as needed; Enter data into spreadsheet or database; Assist with mass mailings; Filing; Field Trips; Checking for Syllabi; Photocopying and shredding; Datatel research; Preparing notebooks; Answer multiple phone lines; Assist with organizing events; Various other office duties

Qualifications: Have a knowledge of word processing and spreadsheets, Word and Excel, in particular.  Must be able to type efficiently and pay attention to details.  Must have excellent communication, writing, and organization skills

Hours: As needed

Pay Rate: Typically begin at minimum wage with increases in accordance with the Southern student wage scale

Person to Contact: Pilar Anderson 

Email: pilaranderson@southern.edu

Email applicants only

Other: To apply, email a cover letter, your resume-including at least three references, current class standing (Freshman, Sophomore, etc), major, expected graduation date, and fall class schedule 

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 

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

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

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

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

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

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. 

To apply: Contact Corbett Cole via email.

Email: cccole@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423-236-2100

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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:

Fall/Winter hours 10-20+ hours per week

Pay Rate: Starting rate $10/hour

Email: reginabailey@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2838

To Apply: Email your resume to Regina Bailey.

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

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

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.

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

Location/Department: Advancement

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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!

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!

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!

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!

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!

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!

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

Location/Department: Plant Service

Description/Duties: Help move Refrigerators, ovens, washers and dryers.  Sometimes bringing to second floor of Apartments and housing

Qualifications: Must be able to help move refrigerators etc.  Be willing to learn how to fix appliances.

Hours: Can be flexible.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing.

Person to Contact: Kim Sturm

Email: kasturm@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2919

Location/Department: Food Service - Cafeteria

Description/Duties: We strive to operate a top-notch food service facility.  We are looking for someone with a great attitude and work ethic to join our AWESOME Cafeteria Customer Service Team.  This position is part of the arms and legs of our department, making beautiful food to be delivered in the serving area.Our Cook Team has a wide variety of responsibilities.  They include: - Prep & cook hot foods - recipes and instruction will be provided- Cutting, breading, scooping dishes, etc.- Cook and warm food using steamer, kettles, grill, and deep fryer- May include keeping decks full and clean during meal times and putting food away afterwards.You will be working directly under a cook supervisor who will assign the various needed tasks for the moment.This can be a very fast-paced position at peak meal times.  Previous experience is a benefit but not required.  We are glad to train a willing learner.

Qualifications: Must be able to listen and follow instructions & recipes promptly and well- Patience and attention to detail are important as this job often entails repetitive tasks.- Must follow Food Safety guidelines

Hours: Only a few open shifts:- Monday & Wednesday shifts between 7 am & 4 pm  - Friday afternoon and supper shifts

Pay Rate: Competitive rate (highest on campus) based on class standing and performance.

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2767
Other: When inquiring for position via email, please include a copy of your class schedule from your MyAccess 

Location/Department: Food Service - Cafeteria 

Description/Duties: We strive to operate a top-notch food service facility.  We are looking for someone with a great attitude and work ethic to join our AWESOME Cafeteria Customer Service Team.  This position is part of the arms and legs of our department, making beautiful food to be delivered in the serving area.Our Salad Team has a wide variety of responsibilities.  They include: - Prepping cold foods- Stocking salad bar and grab go coolers- Prepping and keeping dessert bar full- Stocking drink coolersYou will be working directly under a salad supervisor who will assign the various needed tasks for the moment.This can be a very fast-paced position at peak meal times.  Previous experience is a benefit but not required.  We are glad to train a willing learner.

Qualifications: Must be able to listen and follow instructions & recipes well.- Patience and attention to detail are important as this job often entails repetitive tasks.- Must follow Food Safety guidelines

Hours: Only a few shifts left on this fun team:- Monday & Wednesday shifts between 8 am & 2 pm

Pay Rate: Competitive rate based on class standing (highest on campus) plus additional perks and incentives

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2767
Other: When inquiring for position via email, please include a copy of your class schedule from your MyAccess

Location/Department: Food Service - Cafeteria

Description/Duties: We strive to operate a top-notch food service facility.  We are looking for someone with a great attitude and work ethic to join our AWESOME Cafeteria Customer Service Team.  This is the back-bone of our department since the production team cannot do their work without clean utensils and they need to find items quickly and easily.
Our Dish Room Experts sort trays from the tray line. They also rinse and wash pots, pans, and utensils from the production and service areas and put the clean items away.
This can be a very fast-paced position at peak meal times.  Previous experience is a benefit but not required.  We are glad to train a willing learner.
WE ESPECIALLY NEED LUNCH WORKERS:

  • SUPPER WORKERS Tuesday & Thursday!
  • LUNCH Workers Tuesday & Friday

Qualifications: Attention to detail:- Organization skills and eye for neatness - or willing to learn- Ability to stay focused on detail in a fast-paced environment- Ability to follow directions quickly, efficiently, and thoroughly- Follow sanitation practices of Food Services

Hours: TBD according to class schedule - available shifts are around lunch. 

Pay Rate: Competitive rate based on class standing (highest on campus) plus additional perks and incentives.

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2767

Other: When inquiring for position via email please include a copy of your class schedule from your MyACCESS.

Location/Department: School of Business

Description/Duties: Responsible and dependable student is needed to work as a student grader/reader for Prof. Joelle Akiki, an Economics & Finance Business professor.Student must be diligent, self-motivated and capable of working with little supervision, keeping work organized.Excellent reading and critical thinking skills as well as a willingness to learn and follow through on assigned projects.  Student must be available to provide grading assistance following mid-terms and final exams. The ability to keep grades and other student information confidential is imperative.  Student must be willing to perform miscellaneous office duties and event planning tasks as assigned.

Qualifications: Must have completed Finance 315 and Principles of Macroeconomics with a grade of B or higher.- Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite -Strong editing and writing skills- High Ethical Standard- Discretion and Confidentiality- Able to withstand Peer Influence to uphold School of Business Standards- Professional Dress and Demeanor- Dependable and Punctual- Detailed and Conscientious- Technical Savvy- Strong Customer Service Skill

Hours: 6-8 hours/week, Flexible days/times.

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Janae Bowman

Email: bowmanjm@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2374

Location/Department: Tutoring Center (McKee Library)

Description/Duties:  Work as a peer tutor helping students master course materials and concepts

Qualifications: Current enrollment as a Southern student in good academic standing.
- Completed at least one semester of college courses
- Meets the minimum GPA requirement of 3.0.
- Received at least a B+ in courses to tutor
- Strong critical thinking skills
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Hours: Flexible

Pay Rate: Based on class standing. 

Person to Contact: Sonja Fordham

Email: sfordham@southern.edu

Office Phone: 423.236.2384

Other: Application: https://southern.libwizard.com/f/application_tutoringcenter

Location/Department:  Food Service - Cafeteria

Description/Duties: We strive to operate a top-notch food service facility.  We are looking for someone with a great attitude and work ethic to join our AWESOME Cafeteria Customer Service Team.  This position is part of the face of our department - the part the guests see.
Our Expeditor will stock steam tables with hot food from the production area, keep the serving area neat, clean and stocked with supplies.
This can be a very fast-paced position at peak meal times.  Previous experience is a benefit but not required.  We are glad to train a willing learner.

Qualifications: Good customer service skills are a must - courteous & smiling face- Ability to adapt and work in a fast-paced environment during peak meal times- Attention to safety is a must- Attention to details & cleanliness- Must follow Food Safety guidelines

Hours: Only a few shifts left:- Lunch Monday, Wednesday, & Friday- Supper shifts Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday

Pay Rate: Competitive rate based on class standing (highest on campus) plus additional perks and incentives.

Person to Contact: Bev Plested

Email: bevp@southern.edu

Office Phone: 243.236.2767

Other: When inquiring for position via email please include a copy of your class schedule from your MyACCESS.