Western Work-Study Job Listings

This is a listing of the most current work-study openings available on campus.  If you find a position that interests you, please check to see if your work-study funding (federal/state/institutional) matches the position criteria.  Each listing will also have a job description, qualifications needed/desired and application instructions. Your next step will be to contact the department directly using the information provided.  Most employers prefer electronic communication.

You will also need to come to print off a Work-study Contact from your MyWestern account. If you need assistance, please visit the LEAD Office in University Center 118 or Financial Aid in Taylor Hall.

For your convenience, here is a handy instruction sheet for how to use the online time clock.

Western State Colorado University is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

Position TitleDepartmentType of Work-StudyHours/WeekWage/Hour
Student Caller
Summer & Fall Position
AdmissionsFederal/State/Institutional7-20 (may work more than 20 hours/week during summer)DOE. Minimum is $8.25
Library Assistant-Closer
Fall Position
Leslie J. Savage Library

Federal/State
Note: only sophomores, juniors & seniors will be considered due to position requirements.

up to 10$9.25
Library-Serials Assistant
Fall Position
Leslie J. Savage LibraryFederal/Stateup to 6$8.50
Student Circulation Assistant
Fall Position
Leslie J. Savage LibraryFederal/Stateup to 10$8.25
Media Team Manager
Fall Position
Mountain SportsFederal/State/Institutional10-20$8.50
Office Assistant
Summer Position
EducationInstitutionalapprox. 10$9
Teacher's Assistants
Summer Position
Tenderfoot Child & Family Development CenterInstitutionalPart-time/flexible$8.23
Student Sustainability Coordinator
New Position for 2015-16
LEADFederal/State/Institutional5-8$8.50 DOE
Campus Composter
New Position for 2015-16
LEADFederal/State/Institutional5-8$8.50 DOE
Peer Academic Leader (PAL)
New Position for 2015-16
Academic Resource CenterFederal/State10$9
Animal Care TechnicianBiologyFederal/State6-10$9
ResearcherSustainable Development Strategies GroupFederalup to 20$9
Web AssistantMarketing & Media RelationsFederal/State10-15$10
Office AssistantGunnison Valley MentorsFederalup to 20$8.75
Automotive DetailerFacilitiesFederal/State/Institutionalup to 20$8.80
Lifeguard/Swim InstructorCampus Recreation/AquaticsFederal/State/Institutionalup to 10$8.50-$9
Technology & Program AssistantENVS MEMEFederal/State5-10$9
High School Assistant Swim CoachAquatic CenterFederal/State12+$9
Football AssistantAthleticsFederal/State15-20$9
Weight Room AssistantAthleticsFederal/Stateup to 20$9
Football Practice VideographerAthleticsFederal/State6-10$9
Football Office AssistantAthleticsFederal/Stateup to 20$9
Women's Soccer Office AssistantAthleticsFederal/state69
Training Room AssistantAthleticsFederal/Stateup to 20$10
StatisticianAthleticsFederal/State4-10$8.75
NCAA Compliance AssistantAthleticsFederal/State10-15$9
Sports Information AssistantAthleticsFederal/State5-20$8.75
DesignerAthleticsFederal/State5-20$9
Video EditorAthleticsFederal/State4-10$9.75
Event AssistantAthleticsFederal/Stateup to 20$9
Laundry SupervisorAthleticsFederal/Stateup to 20$9
Photo EditorMarketing & Media RelationsFederal/State10$9
Social Media CoordinatorMarketing & Media RelationsFederal/State10$9
CustodianFacilities ServicesFederal/State preferredup to 20$8.23
SDSG InternSustainable Development Strategies GroupFederal5-10$9
Group Fitness InstructorMountaineer Field HouseFederal/State/Institutionalminimum 3, more if teaching multiple hours$10/hour or $15/class
Recording & Editing TechnicianMusic DepartmentFederal/State/Institutional4-6$8.23+ DOE
Grounds CrewFacilities ServicesFederal/State20 hours or less$8.25
Trades HelperFacilities ServicesFederal/Stateup to 20$8.50
Intramurals Sports OfficialIntramuralsState6$8.25
Biology Lab TechBiologyFederal/State10$9
Nude Art Model ArtFederal/State/Institutionalvaries on class schedule$15