Earth and Planetary Sciences: Administrative Aide

DEPARTMENT: Earth and Planetary Sciences

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

Available Fall 2017. Two positions available.

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences is seeking a work-study eligible student to provide project and task based support to our department, in a wide-range of areas. We can match your skills to our projects!

Some areas of needed support include maintaining databases, assisting with Excel tracking of expenses, assisting with photo displays, coordinating collection of stories and photos for annual publication, updating current social media streams and assisting department staff and faculty with project specific tasks as defined.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year.

Strong organizational skills essential, positive attitude and strong communication skills needed. Prior experience with Wordpress, Photoshop, Excel or Access a plus.

Must be able to work 6-8 hours per week. Preference will be given to applicants who are able to commit to working in the department for a full quarter, and if possible, through end of the year.

PAY RATE: $11.75/hr

CONTACT NAME: Lisa Jene Collins

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-467-1002

CONTACT EMAIL: lisa@earth.northwestern.edu