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Now Hiring!: Peer Mentor/Office Assistant for the ENVS Office (Student Job)

Title: Peer Mentor/Office Assistant

Starting Date: Fall Term

Term: 2021- 2022 Academic Year (Fall, Winter, Spring excluding breaks)

Hiring Unit: Environmental Studies Program   

Address: 144 Columbia Hall        

Supervisor: Sophie Bybee, ENVS Undergraduate & Office Coordinator

Purpose of Position:  This position is responsible for connecting undergraduate students to resources and providing administrative support to the Environmental Studies Program. The goal of this position is also to help foster students’ leadership and professional skills through opportunities like providing input on ENVS Program direction and developing community-building initiatives, depending on student strengths and interest.

Duties:

  • Connect students to resources for their well-being and success such as Tykeson College and Career Advising, Health Center, Registrar, GEO, Outdoor Program, student club, etc.
  • Create tip sheets for each academic term in collaboration with faculty advisor and staff
  • Compile weekly Program e-newsletter
  • Manage and keep updated information displays on website and on bulletin boards – post appropriate event, job, and internship information
  • Design and implement community-building initiatives
  • Assist in ENVS Program social media account management
  • Promote Resource Center and ENVS events through class raps, website and social media
  • Design and implement community-building initiatives
  • General office & staff kitchen upkeep – empty recycling, water plants, manage lost and found, take out compost, organize equipment, wipe tables/counters
  • Assist office staff, faculty, and GE’s as needed
  • Job duties may be be tailored to fit student strengths/interests

Qualifications:     

  • Open to ENV / ESCI students only

Preference given to students who can make a minimum commitment of next full academic year (through Spring 2022)

Wage Category:  Student Employee II ($13.25 per hour)

To Apply: Download an application (below) and send it to Sophie Bybee at sbybee@uoregon.edu. Sophie can also help answer questions about the position or application process (feel free to reach out via email!). Application deadline is September 6th by 4pm.

Download the Application Here: