Student Summer Employment - 2014

UNH Students - 2014 Summer Employment Job Listings

Employment opportunities listed here are provided for the general interest of the UNH student community. Every effort is made to keep these listings up-to date. This site is a daily listing of job notices that are received by the University of New Hampshire Human Resources office. 

Summer 2014 Work Study Jobs - This list is updated by the UNH Financial Aid Office.


Library Student Assistant
Hiring Department: UNH Libraries
Location of position: Dimond Library or three branch libraries on campus (Engineering/Math, Physics, Chemistry)
Hours per week: Varies by department, summer hours typically between 10-37.5 hours per week.   Most departments require at least some evening and weekend hours.
Pay Rate: $8.00

CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Hours and duties vary by hiring department - most summer positions typically offer 10-37.5 hours per week.  Computer and software use exists in all positions; experience with Microsoft Excel highly desirable.  Most positions require customer service in person, by phone and/or by email.  Other general duties include shelving, checking order of books on shelves, scanning, clerical tasks and projects as they arise.  Most positions require lifting piles of books, pushing heavy book carts, and bending repeatedly.  All positions require daytime hours; most positions also require night and weekend work.  For more detailed job descriptions and our online application please visit: www.library.unh.edu in the “About Us” section under “Student Employment.”

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants with summer work study strongly preferred.  Please apply for and find out your summer work study award BEFORE filling out an application- you will find the summer work study application on Blackboard under WebCat/Services in the Financial Aid section).  All applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic, be customer oriented, able to work quickly and confidently on a computer, have good attention to detail, and be comfortable with repetitive tasks.

Posted May 7, 2014


Student Operator
Hiring Department:
Research Computing
Location of position:
Morse Hall, on-campus
Hours per week:
Dependent on student’s class schedule during the semester. 40 hours per week during summer and semester breaks.
Pay Rate:
$9.00

CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Seeking highly motivated first or second year undergraduate students with career interests in computer science. This position is for full year employment, including semesters and semester breaks.  Student operators will learn and apply many skills including:  Unix/Linux workstation and server setup/admin; Mac and Windows system setup/admin; network admin; database (Oracle/MS Access/SQL Server) design/development; Windows C++/C#/ Dot Net development; web Mod-Perl/DBI/CGI/PHP/JSP/WebSphere HTML design; system backup/tape library admin; Unix C/C++ app development; Unix app support; customer relations.  Students will gain valuable first-hand experience working with the guidance of our staff on current networking and computer technologies.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: No experience is necessary.  Applicants must have a demonstrable desire to learn and work both independently and as a member of a team.  Please apply online at: http://www.unh.edu/research/rci-student-employment-opportunities

CONTACT INFORMATION: Tucker Hurton; teh@sr.unh.edu Please apply at: https://www.unh.edu/research/student-operator-application-employment

Posted May 8, 2014


Telephone Interviewer
Hiring Department: UNH Survey Center
Location of position: Huddleston Hall, on campus
Hours per week: Minimum of 12 hours per week.
Pay Rate: $8.00-$9.00/hour

CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Conducting telephone surveys for research.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Typing and basic computer knowledge.

CONTACT INFORMATION: Martha Belanger, Martha.belanger@unh.edu (603) 862-4367

Posted May 8, 2014