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Student Worker - Academic Advising & Counseling Services

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

MUST be enrolled for summer II. Please post hours/weekdays you are able to work.

Posting Details

VEVRRA Federal Contractor - Priority referral protected veterans requested.

Position Information

Requisition Number 2017018S
Position Title Student Worker - Academic Advising & Counseling Services
Department Academic Advising and Counseling - Brenham
Salary Range $7.25 hr
DBM Rating n/a
Job Type Student
Job Category Student
Anticipated Start Date 07/12/2017
Campus Brenham
Application Deadline
Extended Open Deadline
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Security Sensitive? Yes
Work Hours up to 19 hours per week, Monday - Friday; 8am until 5pm

Position Summary Information


Assist the Academic Advising & Counseling Services office with basic office duties.

Essential Duties

1. Answer phones, take messages and set appointments.

2. Fill display shelves.

3. Assist with filing.

4. Make copies, send faxes and act as a courier between offices as needed.

5. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. Able to keep all information confidential.

2. Always treat students, parents, faculty and staff in a courteous manner.

3. Must be Federal Work Study eligible. (see the financial aid office or their website for more details:

4. Must be enrolled as at least a half time student (this includes all Blinn campuses and internet courses)

Preferred Experience and Training

Experience in an office setting; working with the public.

Required Degree, License or Certifications

The Academic Advising & Counseling Services Office is open 45 hours per week.
Student workers coordinate to cover all hours.
Specify which hours you are able to work during the following period: M-F, 8am-5pm.

Physical Requirements
Special Notes To Applicants

MUST be enrolled for summer II.
Please post hours/weekdays you are able to work.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you agree, that if hired, you will not reveal any confidential information to ANYONE except to approved individuals?
    • yes
    • no
    • no response
  2. * What hours are you available to work between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Have you completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form for this school year?
    • yes
    • no
  4. * Were you awarded Work Study as part of your financial aid package?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * If you were awarded Work Study, enter the total amount of your Federal Work Study award amount as found on your tentative Financial Aid award letter (or log onto BORIS and click on Financial Aid award).

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * How many hours will you be enrolled in during the semester in which you are applying for employment (This includes all Blinn College Campuses (Brenham, Bryan, Schulenburg and Sealy) as well as internet courses?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Are you a veteran? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD214 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you an orphan of a veteran who was killed while on active duty? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Are you a veteran’s surviving spouse who has not remarried? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  10. * Are you claiming Veteran's employment preference? (See website for definition:
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter