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Clerical Positions

Student Clerical Worker
Employment Type: Work-Study Employment Only
Job Starts: February 01, 2014


MUST HAVE WORK STUDY. MUST INCLUDE COMPLETE SCHEDULE OF AVAILABILITY. This position performs general office duties for the physics department, and serves as the front desk receptionist. Answers phones and directs visitors to appropriate person/place. Filing, data entry, preparing and sorting mail, projects as assigned by supervisors. Prepares refreshments for weekly colloquia.



Student Clerical Assistant
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: March 01, 2014


This position performs general receptionist and office duties. Candidate will be responsible for various duties such as answering phones, directing clients, data entry, scanning, copying, filing, running errands, and other duties as needed.



Student Clerical Worker
Department: College of Law Dean's Office
Employment Type: Work-Study Employment Only
Job Starts: March 10, 2014


Job Description Perform a wide variety of clerical support for the Office of the Dean and support offices. Tasks may include computer work, generating check requests, filing, deliveries around campus, and other miscellaneous responsibilities.



Clerical Worker
Department: Music
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: August 18, 2014


Students duties include, but not limited to: General office work and running errands.



Student Clerical Worker
Department: ISFO
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: April 28, 2014


This position performs a wide variety of general office duties in the International Student & Faculty Office. Duties include filing, scanning, copying, answering emails and phone, running errands, and other duties as needed.




Paraprofessional Positions

Northern Fund Caller
Department: Annual Fund
Employment Type: Regular Employment Only
Job Starts: February 10, 2014


Annual Fund callers contact alumni and friends of Northern Illinois University through the Huskie Telefund in an effort to update alumni records, provide information on current events at NIU, create strong connections between alumni and friends of NIU and the University, and to solicit funds for Northern Illinois University.



Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leader
Department: ACCESS
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: August 25, 2014


Prefer Junior or Senior standing, Require overall GPA of 3.00 or above, prefer an A but could have received a B grade in Math 108, 109, 110, 101; or Chem 110, 210; or Accounting 206 or 207. Very good interpersonal and communication skills are required.




Service Positions

Learning Center Assistant
Department: Learning Center
Employment Type: Work-Study Employment Only
Job Starts: May 19, 2014


Help run the Computer Lab: Network PC's, and Scanner. Circulate Books, Media and Equipment. Learn to run our Video Conference Network. And, assist faculty and students in a variety of projects from editing video to laminating. We are seeking students who are personable, service- oriented, and have lots of initative to work in the Learning Center.



Part-time teachers and Substitutes
Department: Education
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: January 20, 2014


We are in interested in hiring part-time teachers and substitute teachers for Spring semester 2014. Teachers and substitutes will provide children 6 weeks to 12 years old with a safe and nurturing environment. They will assist in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate activities. .



Event Crew
Department: Event Production Services
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: August 14, 2014


Event Production Services (EPS) is a student-run production service at NIU. EPS is looking for new crew members to assist in the production of a wide range of events including, but not limited to, concerts, fashion shows, and dances. We produce over 120 events a year for the University, many of which are sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, Student Association and Residence Hall Association.



Box Office Seller
Department: School of Theatre and Dance
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: August 14, 2013


This position will be responsible for processing and selling tickets to theatre and dance performances during afternoons and some weekend and evening hours. Other duties include use of credit card swipes, answering phones, and specialized ticketing software, processing ticket and subscription orders via phone and email, and activities related to the marketing and publicity of theatrical and subscriber events.



America Reads Tutor
Department: Education-Literacy Clinic
Employment Type: Regular Employment Only
Job Starts: January 27, 2014


Tutors work one-on-one for 50 minute sessions with elementary school students ( K4-5th grade) once a week at the Literacy Clinic. Clinic : Tutors must be able to create individualized lesson plans for each student, use materials (provided by the clinic) that effectively fit the reading level and learning style of each student, give parents periodic updates and suggestions for their student, decorate their tutoring rooms and administer standardized assessments for progress and tracking purposes . In school: Tutors are under the direction of the teacher of the classroom that they are assigned to. Tutoring may be in the form of pullout sessions or helping the teacher in the normal class.group setting. *Please do not contact the Literacy Clinic* If you have any questions or concerns you may e-mail americareads@niu.edu



Graphic Designer
Department: Event Production Services
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: August 15, 2013


Event Production Services (EPS) is a student-run production group at NIU. We are looking for new designers to assist in the production of marketing materials & web/social media for events & departments on campus.



Museum Floor Staff
Department: Off Campus
Employment Type: Work-Study Employment Only
Job Starts: May 12, 2014


This position is located at the Discovery Center Museum in Rockford, IL. Monitor museum floor operations, assist children, visitors and volunteers present in the museum. Provide tours and other program demonstrations. Work at the admission/gift shop front desk.



America Counts Tutor
Department: Student Financial Aid
Employment Type: Work-Study Employment Only
Job Starts: September 15, 2013


Tutors will work with DeKalb elementary school teachers and students in mathematics and related areas.



Huskie Patrol
Department: NIU Police Department
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: September 15, 2013


Under the supervision of the NIU Department of Police and Public Safety, the Huskie Patrol is operated by student employees organized into teams and zones. Members are supplied for duty with radios carrying both their own service channel and the University Police channel for instant communication. The members are also distinctly attired as they make their rounds. The Huskie Patrol provides up to thirty sets of eyes and ears for the Department of Public Safety. Members of Huskie Patrol work in all climates, ranging from extreme heat with indices over 100 degrees, to extreme cold with wind chills below 0 degrees. In addition, to providing an extra layer of security Huskie Patrol provides escorts on campus to those requesting them and extra assistance to Access Control with residence hall security.



Student Event Staff
Department: NIU Police Department
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: September 15, 2013


Under the supervision of the NIU Department of Police and Public Safety, Student Event Staff (SES) personnel will work directly with NIU Police Officers in maintaining a safe environment at University social events. SES personnel are expected to work in all climates, ranging from extreme heat with indices over 100 degrees, to extreme cold with wind chills below 0 degrees. Some of the duties and responsibilities SES personnel can expect to deal with are as follows: Assist in staffing the entrance and exit doors at University social events. Ensure venue capacity is not exceeded. Assist Public Safety in emergency situations at the event. Extra set of eyes and ears for the police department. Generally help to maintain a safe and well organized event. Check to see if appropriate policies are being followed ( i.e. Social Event Policies)



Life Drawing Model
Department: School of Art
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: November 01, 2013


We are looking for male and female NUDE models available Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:00 AM-2:00 PM and 2:00 PM-5:00 PM to model for our Life Drawing classes. Please come to VAB 414 M-F 8:00 AM-12:00 or 1:00-4:00 PM for more info.



Teacher
Department: Child Care
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: February 24, 2014


Providing high quality care for children in an early learning, play based environment. Children are 6 weeks to 12 years of age. You will be responsible for implementing activities, helping children build self help skills and more.



Summer Residential Counslor
Department: Office of Precollegiate Programs
Employment Type: Regular Employment Only
Job Starts: June 09, 2014


24 hour supervision of students and classroom support. This is a live-in position.

Must apply in person at the Upward Bound Program Office, located in Stevenson South A on the 1st floor to the left of the elevators



Guest Services - Security
Department: Holmes Student Center
Employment Type: Regular Employment Only
Job Starts: April 01, 2014


Under the general supervision of the Guest Services Manager, the person in this position is responsible for multiple facets of an assigned area of the Holmes Student Center. Some of these responsibilities include opening/closing contracted rooms, constantly checking for safety issues or security breaches, checking to see if offices and hotel rooms are properly secured, ensuring that room contracts are being fulfilled and reporting any issues to the nightly shift supervisor in a timely fashion. This person will also be called upon to assist with crowd control, building emergencies, alcohol postings, escorts and other duties as assigned. This individual comes in direct contact with the public on a regular basis and is expected to be polite and courteous at all times. The position requires knowledge of the Holmes Student Center and all pertinent building policies and procedures.



Residential Trainer
Department: Community Supports Program
Employment Type: Regular and Work-Study Employment
Job Starts: April 28, 2014


Teach and provide support and supervision to clients living in their own apartments or homes. Participate in the development of, and implement the client's Individual Service Plan and behavior plans.



Case Manager
Department: Residential Services
Employment Type: Regular Employment Only
Job Starts: April 28, 2014


Provide case management for assigned clients living in our Brian Sreet and Manor Group Homes. Exercise discxretion in program and client-related matters. Plan, coordinate, and implement services to meet the needs of assigned clients.





Clery Act Information

N.I.U. provides information regarding campus security, personal and fire safety, including topics such as: crime prevention, emergency response procedures and crime reporting policies, in addition to crime and fire statistics for the most recent three calendar years. The Annual Security Report containing security and safety information is available at www.safety.niu.edu or by contacting the University Police Department and Public Safety Department at 815-753-9628 to receive a hard copy. The Annual Fire Safety Report is available at www.firesafety.niu.edu or by contacting the Environmental Health & Safety Department at 815-753-0404 to receive a hard copy.

Department of Public Safety
Office of Admissions
Human Resource Services.

This disclosure is in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Act (20 USC 1092 (f)).