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Career Services Student Assistant

Location: Career Services

Reports To: Career Services Director

Classification: Student Employee, 3-8 hours per week

Environmental Conditions: 90% indoors. May require walking around campus (300 yards), climbing stairs, and carrying materials weighing up to 15 pounds.

Requirements: Enrolled as a student in good academic standing at Lycoming College Good interpersonal and communication skill The ability to learn, and use, applicable online software and resources A desire to help others succeed Flexible and availability for training during week of September 2, 2014

Preferred Requirements: Strong social media skills/experience

Expected Outcomes: Develop self-management, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills Become effective communicators Learn how to plan and implement an effective career development process.

Responsibilities: Student Assistants play a valuable role in supporting the office staff and are trained to assist fellow students with:

  • Resume and Cover Letter Development
  • Job and Internship Searching
  • Graduate School Search and Application Process
  • Study Abroad program
  • Utilizing appropriate online resources

Student Assistants are expected to become familiar with, and use:

  • Career Services Mission Statement
  • Career Services’ five areas of focus
  • Office machines and software
  • Office procedures and processes
  • Online job and internship boards/data entry
  • Career Services social media platforms (facebook, twitter, pinterest, linkedin, instagram)

Student Assistants are expected to be flexible and available to help plan, participate in, and help promote (including but not limited to design/creation of posters/artwork, ‘chalk-talk’ program, general event preparation and teardown, on-site event registration/door prizes):

  • Weekly programs
  • Special events

Student Assistants are expected to be flexible and available to attend biweekly staff meetings (dates and times to be determined based on staff schedules). Additional: Other duties as assigned. Contact Stephanie Lovell at lovell@lycoming.edu for more information.