2017-2018 FWS Job Board: Departments A-D

Click on the department name below to view the Federal Work-Study position description(s):

Students must be awarded Federal Work-Study through their 2017-2018 Financial Aid award to be eligible to apply for the positions listed.  All positions are available for the academic year (fall and spring semesters) and located on the USD campus, unless otherwise noted.  The start date and weekly schedule will be determined at the time of hire.  Most positions offer the opportunity to work 10-15 hours per week during the fall and spring semester.  Students may be considered for positions with additional responsibilities and higher pay rates, depending on their skills and experience.

To apply for a position, contact the supervisor via the email address listed in the position description. Indicate in the email the title of the position and why you are interested in working in the department. Attach a copy of your resumé and class schedule for the semester.
 
Please contact the USD Student Employment Center with any questions about the Job Board (Email: usdsec@sandiego.edu; Phone: (619) 260-4801).  

 

Mulvaney Center for Community, Awareness, and Social Action - Tutor

Job Title: Academic Tutor
Pay Rate: $11.50/hour
Hours assistance is needed: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Jaime Rivera, jrivera@sandiego.edu
Required: Federal Work-Study included in 2017-2018 Financial Aid Award 

Responsibilities:

  • Assigned to a classroom or afterschool program to support the improvement of academic skills with one child or small groups
  • Establishes consistent relationship with the student(s) he or she works with
  • Meets goals that include improving strategies for learning, increasing the students’ self-esteem, and providing students with the skills they need to succeed in school.
  • Attends all training meetings
  • Inspires children to believe in themselves
  • Practice and embody the Mulvaney Center immersion approach

Mulvaney Center for Community, Awareness, and Social Action - Van Driver

Job Title: Van Driver
Pay Rate: $11.50/hour
Hours assistance is needed: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Jaime Rivera, jrivera@sandiego.edu
Required: Federal Work-Study included in 2017-2018 Financial Aid Award 

Responsibilities:

  • Operate mini-van to transport volunteer students between USD and various locations in the Linda Vista community
  • Acts as liaison between volunteers and the Mulvaney Center
  • Monitor student transportation sign-in sheet
  • Use two-way radio to communicate with Mulvaney center after every trip
  • Knowledge of all project sites and daily activities
  • Attends all meetings and activities required of Mulvaney Center Leaders
  • Help with distribution of fliers, campus mail, Xeroxing, answering phones, and date entry

Copley Library

Job Title: Student Assistant
Pay Rate: $11.50/hour
Hours assistance is needed: Monday to Sunday, 7:00 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Contact: Jasmin de Unamuno, jasmind@sandiego.edu
Required: Federal Work-Study included in 2017-2018 Financial Aid Award 

Responsibilities:

  • Understand and communicate basic library policies and procedures
  • Provide patron support at Circulation Desk
  • Provide support for daily library activities
  • Provide support for special projects, as needed