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STUDENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Bryn Athyn College’s mission of the student employment program is to provide students with meaningful work experiences that build practical skills particular to a certain function and general skills such as punctuality, discipline, honesty, thoroughness, teamwork, and problem solving. This experiential education is a key aspect of a student’s educational experience.

 

POSITION: Stand-By Work Crew
POSITIONS OPEN: 8 – 12: hired on as-needed basis / on call only
WHERE: Campus of BA College, ANC Secondary School, BA Church School
WHEN: Anytime needed
HOURS: As-needed basis
PAY: $10.00 per hour 8 AM – 8 PM
$15 per hour outside the above times, weekends, holidays.

The Consolidated Plant Operations (CPO) seeks student workers to work on an as-needed basis as on-call employees. Participants on this crew may be called upon to help with a number of situations that arise during the school year. Workers should be able to comfortably lift 50 pounds and work in cold, windy, wet, and slippery/icy conditions. Working hours may include weekends, late nights, or early mornings, as is often the case during a snowstorm. If selected, you may be contacted by any number of supervisors and asked if you are available. It is understood you may have other campus employment.

Duties include:

  • Moving furniture or other items
  • Cleaning
  • Setting up for functions
  • Leaf removal
  • Snow removal
  • Other duties as required by the Director of Campus Services

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and in good academic standing. Applicants should be friendly, reliable, punctual, and comfortable dealing with employees at all levels, students, and visitors. Applicants must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions, and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit a resume to Jody Maddock, Director of Campus Services, at inter-office Box 278, or at [email protected]. Applications accepted until positions are filled.

POSITION: Barista
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: 3-4 Baristas
WHERE: College Café
WHEN: Monday-Friday, 7 AM- 4 PM
HOURS: 10 hrs/week
PAY: $9-$10 depending on experience

The college grounds cafe seeks a barista student worker to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include

  • Making drinks and food
  • Talking and greeting customers
  • Opening and closing register accurately
  • Taking inventory and organizing

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should have a friendly and outgoing personality, work well with others. Must have starbucks or café experience. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Note:  Students are expected to cover other workers when sick.   Each worker will also be expected to work two or more Saturdays per year.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Charlotte Gurney.   [email protected]
Application deadline is August 24, 2015.

POSITION: BAC Garden Worker
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: Undetermined
WHERE: BAC Campus (meet at Cathedral Shops)
WHEN: Monday-Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM (Flexible times- best to work AM or PM)
HOURS: Flexible (average hours, 10-20 per week)
PAY: $9.00 per hour

The BAC Gardens seeks a BAC Garden Worker to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include:

  • Maintaining Campus proper perennial and annual beds, and the Bounty Farm Market Vegetable beds
  • Planting, watering, pruning, spring/fall clean up, etc
  • Porter services (misc. jobs)
  • Bounty Farm Market preparation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should have some gardening or farming experience or have a passion for outdoor work. Applicants should be punctual, organized, and dependable; they should be able to work efficiently and with integrity. Applicants should also display an awareness of safety issues with tools and equipment. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Micah Alden, Student Crew Coordinator.  [email protected]
Application deadline is August 24, 2015.

POSITION: Library Desk Worker
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: 3 (Freshman or Sophomore preferred)
WHERE: Swedenborg Library
WHEN: Weekdays, Evenings, and Sundays
HOURS: 4-8 hours per week
PAY: $9.00 per hour

The Library Director seeks a student worker to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include library circulation functions.

  • Greeting and assisting the public with any questions they may have
  • Checking books in and out using the correct procedures
  • Preparing serials for check-in and shelving them
  • Overseeing the photocopier and computers
  • Performing closing and opening procedures as needed
  • Watering plants, counting patrons, some cleaning and assisting with other routines

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should be detain oriented, reliable, organized and have good people skills. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Note:  Weekends and evenings will be required.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Daya Sapkota, [email protected]  Application deadline is August 24, 2015.

POSITION: Night Watchman
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: One position, could be shared
WHERE: Campus of BA College, ANC Secondary School, BA Church School
WHEN: Seven days a week, 9:00 pm to 12:00 midnight
HOURS: 20 hours/ week
PAY: $10.00 per hour

Bryn Athyn College’s mission of the student employment program is to provide students with meaningful work experiences that build practical skills particular to a certain function and general skills such as punctuality, discipline, honesty, thoroughness, teamwork, and problem solving. This experiential education is a key aspect of a student’s educational experience.

The Security and Safety Department seeks a Night Watch student worker to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include:

  • Foot patrol defined academic, administrative and residential buildings
  • Confirm that building is secure, external and internal doors are locked as appropriate
  • Turn off lights in rooms that are not in use
  • Report any hazards or non-secured areas
  • Coordinate with on-duty Security Officer
  • Other duties as required by Security and Safety Department Chief and/or Deputy Chief

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should be friendly, reliable and punctual, comfortable dealing with employees at all levels, students and visitors. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Note:  Successful candidate(s) will be scheduled as necessary to provide seven-day coverage, including weekends and holidays.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Chief R Scott Cooper at inter-office box 699, or [email protected].
Application deadline January 26, 2016.

POSITION: HelpDesk Technician
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: 1 to 4 (varies depending on number of hours students can work)
WHERE: Around Campus and our Office at Pitcairn Hall
WHEN: Monday – Friday between 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
HOURS: 8-20 hours/ week
PAY: $10.00 per hour

The IT Department seeks a HelpDesk Technician student worker to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include but not limited to:

  • Provide first level and on-site hardware and network connectivity support for all campus standard computers.
  • Provide remote and on-site software support for all campus standard applications, including Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office Suite, Internet Explorer, and Outlook.  May include installations.
  • Perform new computer installations.
  • Provide occasional training sessions on supported applications.
  • Use ticketing database to track incidents and labor for all HelpDesk requests.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should have a general understanding of PC hardware, PC applications, and networking concepts as well as good people skills in person and over the phone. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Richard Daum, Assistant Director of IT at [email protected].
Application deadline is August 24, 2015.

POSITION: Sodexo Food Service
POSITIONS OPEN: 30-40 Positions
WHERE: Brickman & High School Dining Halls
WHEN: Weekdays & Weekends
HOURS: 10-20 Hours
PAY: $8.50 and above per Hour

The Sodexo seeks food service student workers to perform the duties and responsibilities required of this role. Duties include.

  • Duty # 1- Front of the House (Setting up. restocking, and opening stations for service, main line, fruit bar, desserts, deli, cereal, beverage and coffee stations. Operating stations (serving) during the meal. Breaking down stations after the meal, refilling items if needed, wrapping, day dotting, and storing items. Cleaning service lines and wells. Other duties wiping tables and refilling napkins, salt & pepper shakers, sweeping front and back of the service lines.
  • Duty # 2- Back of the house (Operating the dish machine room, learning how to set-up, how to run dishes through, restock dishes, tumblers, mugs, and flatware, during and after the meals. Breaking down and cleaning the dish machine and dish room, pulling trash, and sweeping the dish room area. Also helping out with other duties, refilling milk, ice, juice, and ice cream.
  • Duty # 3-Food Service Prep- Operating stations, Pizza Station, Learning how to make pizza, plain, pepperoni, and the special of the day. You will be preparing, cooking, and serving at the station. After the meal cleaning and refilling the station. Grill Station, filling the station, tomatoes, lettuce, etc. Learning how to grill hamburger, turkey burger, grilled cheese, and the special of the day. Operating the fryer, making French fries, and chicken patties. Serving during the meal. After the meal cleaning station, refilling items if needed. Deli Station, filling station for service, making tuna salad, learning how to make sandwiches, wraps, and the special of the day. Serving during the meal. After the meal cleaning station, and refilling items if needed.
  • Duty # 4-Kitchen Work- Food Prep, working with the chef learning how to cut fruit and vegetables, and prepping other food items. Baking- learning how to bake cookies, cakes, brownies, and puddings. Placing out baked items for service, setting up dessert case. After meal wrapping baked items, cleaning dessert case.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College and is in good academic standing. Applicants should have great customer service, and timeliness, and be willing to work any shift. Student must be very dependable, have the ability to follow instructions and display a sense of professionalism at all times while on duty.

Note: The Sodexo Uniform Policy: pants, closed toe shoes, or black sneakers, we will provide the uniform shirt and hat. All student employees must wear uniforms when working their shift.

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit with a current resume to Debra Pierce, Sodexo Assistant Manager. [email protected].
Application deadline is August 24, 2015.

POSITION: Assistant to the Manager, reporting to Kim Adams, Dining Hall Manager
POSITIONS OPEN: Job may be shared by 2 people
WHERE: High School Dining Hall
WHEN: Weekends meals ONLY, Saturday and Sunday
HOURS: approximately 5 – 10 hrs/week
PAY: $10.00 / hour

Training period, job description, and individual meal checklist provided

Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:

  • Unlock doors at beginning of meal, lock doors at end of meal
  • Chaperoning Secondary School meals
  • Communicate food / beverage issues to Sodexo chef on duty
  • Coordinate use / clean up of dining room(s) for meals followed by a special event or other use of the building with Sodexo chef on duty, as directed by manager
  • Occasionally, prepare dining room(s) for special events
  • Support goals and objectives of ANC, Dining Hall Management Team and Sodexo
  • Learn names of Secondary School resident students
  • Communicate problems or incidents to manager

The successful candidate will be trustworthy, self-motivated, and willing to approach students that become too rowdy / loud or behave inappropriately, as well as greeting guests that come in for a meal.

Please send a resume to Kim Adams: [email protected]

POSITION: Digital Collections Student Worker
# OF POSITIONS OPEN: 1
WHERE: Swedenborg Library
HOURS: Part-time

Position Summary

The Digital Collections Student Worker is responsible for scanning and preparing material for the Swedenborg Library Digital Collections.

Line of Report

The Digital Collections Student Worker reports directly to the Digital Collections Cataloger

Specific Responsibilities & Essential Functions

  • Scans and formats material for the Digital Collections
  • Corrects errors in text generated by optical character recognition software

Criteria & Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled as a student of Bryn Athyn College in good academic standing
  • Able to follow instructions and have a good work ethic
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to work independently to complete projects in a timely fashion with limited supervision

Technical Skills Required:

  • Comfortable with extensive computer usage

Interested applicants should complete a student application and submit it with a current resume to Marvin B. Clymer, Digital Collections, Swedenborg Library: [email protected]. The application deadline is 3/12/16.

FACULTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Psychology department at Bryn Athyn College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Psychology at the rank of assistant professor to begin July 1, 2016.

Bryn Athyn College is a small, private, coeducational, liberal arts college affiliated with the New Church, a Christian denomination based on the theology of Emanuel Swedenborg. Bryn Athyn serves as an intellectual center for all who desire to engage in higher education enriched, guided, and structured by the study of the Old Testament, New Testament, and theological writings of Emanuel Swedenborg. We seek applicants who are committed to the College’s mission and values, and who are interested in contributing to a curriculum shaped by New Church concepts. For information about Bryn Athyn College and its mission, see www.brynathyn.edu.

A PhD or PsyD is required for tenure track. A successful candidate must be committed to undergraduate teaching and have the ability to teach psychology courses from clinical, applied, and generalist perspectives, as well as courses focused on the candidate’s research specialization (area of specialization open). Experience in conducting clinical research, writing research protocol, and writing grants is preferred but not required.

To apply, please email a letter of application, CV, copies of graduate transcripts, and names of three professional references to Ms. Renee L. Rosenfeld, at [email protected]. In your letter of application, please discuss your interest in and ability to contribute to Bryn Athyn College’s New Church mission and to teach in a psychology program at a liberal arts institution. The application deadline is March 9, 2016. Bryn Athyn College is an equal opportunity employer.

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