EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FALL 2013
Research: Forest Ecophysiology
Description: Perform tasks involving the use of lab balances to weigh fresh and dry samples of mosses; Excel for data entry and data analysis (climate data, and soil greenhouse gas emission data).
Contact: Dr. Xinbiao Zhu 637-4914 firstname.lastname@example.org
15 hours per week @ $12.65 per hour.
MUCEP Job Opportunities
1 I am an undergraduate student.
2. I am registered in at least 3 credit courses during the Fall 2013 semester (if I drop a course, I am no longer eligible for a MUCEP position).
3. I have a 60% or above CUMULATIVE AVERAGE or a 60% or above average in my LAST 10 COURSES. (As a first year student, you have attained a 60% cumulative average because of the admission average)
4. I will not work more than 80 MUCEP hours this semester. I will complete only one of the following options during this semester:
- one 80 hour position ($1053)
- one 40 hour position ($527)
- two 40 hour positions ($527 each)
Job Description: Student Assistant
Requirements: Under the guidance of the Manager of Academic Advising you will collect, collate, and report data derived from phone surveys with students currently attending Grenfell Campus. In addition, you will provide these students with information about availabile resources and redirect student inquiries. You will research online resources and strategies that are employed by other post-secondary institutions regarding academic advising and report your findings. These and other related duties will involve some evening hours.
The successful candidate will be mature, reliable, well organized, and capable of working independently with minimal supervision. Excellent communication skills are important; as is attention to detail and basic familiarity with spreadsheet software.
Remuneration is $12.65 per hour. A letter of application and resume should be submitted to the front desk, Office of the Registrar, Grenfell Campus before 4:30 pm, Monday, October 21, 2013. Alternatively, you may submit your documents to email@example.com . Only successful applicants will be notified of an interview.
Job Description: Peer Tutors
Peer Tutors are recruited for all courses. The Learning Centre offers Open Tutoring (drop-in), group tutoring, and one-on-one (Match) tutoring. Potential tutors have successfully completed the course with a minimum final grade of 75%. Peer tutors are friendly and approachable students who are easy to talk to. The position pays $14.65 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours per week, with the potential for more hours if you are interested. We have a room avialable for peer tutoring and we work with your schedule to arrange meeting times.
Contact: Lorna Payne X6268 firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Description: Let's Talk Science Coordinator
Requirements: LTS Co-ordinator will schedule school visits (in conjunction with WRS Board) of Let's Talk Science outreach program. Also be trained to lead some of the demonstrations and help plan All-Science Challenge for May. Also help in Division of Science minor tasks.
Contact: Dr. Christine Campbell/Phyllis Langdon 639-6478 email@example.com
The Student Work and Service Program (SWASP), funded by the Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, was designed to reduce the debt load of student parents, and to offer a valuable work opportunity where learned skills could be put to use and new ones strengthened.
What SWASP offer participants?
1. A valuable work experience, applicable to their program of study and career objectives
2. A tuition credit
3. An opportunity to network; and to strengthen and develop skills
4. Personal and professional development through workshops offered on resume, cover letter writing; interview tips; job search/networking; and more!
Who is eligible
Fall semester: funding is available to student parents enrolled at Memorial University.
Winter semester: funding is available to student parents enrolled at Memorial. (Should additional funding become available, this program will be available to non-parent students)
Spring Semester: Funding is available to both student parents and non-student parents (ie. ALL Memorial students are eligible)
260 hours (full-time hours, only part-time students can apply);
$1400 tuition voucher, $1200 cash stipend
Non-Student parents can apply for this option only.Option B:
100 hours (part-time hours, part-time and full-time students can apply);
$1200 tuition voucher OR $750 tuition voucher, $450 cash stipend.