Work at Norris

Apply to one of the best student jobs on campus!

  • One application can be used to apply to up to three positions.
  • Please apply only to positions currently open and available.
  • Work-Study preferred, but Work-Study eligibility is not required to apply, unless noted in the Position Description field below.
  • All Norris jobs for the 2018-2019 year have a starting hourly wage of $11.00, unless otherwise specified. This will increase to $12.00 starting July 1, 2019.

Eligibility

These postings are for current or incoming full-time undergraduate Northwestern students only. Any invalid applicants should not expect a response from supervisors.

How to Apply

  1. Read the position descriptions to decide which position(s) interest you.
  2. Prepare your cover letter and resume, as Word, text, or PDF files.
  3. Complete the Norris Job Application.

University Career Advancement

Visit the Career Advancement website for sample cover letters, resumes, and information on other career services.

Norris Positions Open:

Open Positions at Norris
Position Title Position Description  (click on link for detailed-description) Contact Information Job Post End Date
ARTica Attendant

ARTica Attendant

An active team member who participates in the area's development and daily operation, including completion of daily tasks, assisting with promotion/advertising, equipment usage instruction, and ensuring the safety of the patrons. The attendant creates a friendly, informative, customer-oriented atmosphere through interacting professionally with customers and assisting them with their art projects.

Debra Blade
Assistant Director, Norris Programs
d-blade@northwestern.edu
Open
Norris Outdoors Attendant

Norris Outdoors Attendant

An active team member who participates in the area's development, including promotion/advertising, renting equipment, equipment maintenance, and programming, the attendant creates a friendly, informative, customer-oriented atmosphere through interacting professionally with customers.

Debra Blade
Assistant Director, Norris Programs
d-blade@northwestern.edu

Open
AV Student Technician

AV Technician - Norris Technical Services

A Norris Technical Services (NTS) AV Technician is responsible for the setup, operation and maintenance of audio-visual equipment in the Norris University Center and Satellite Venues. The position entails a large amount of responsibility and customer service on the part of the technician as they are frequently the only member of the staff member working an event. Technicians are expected to hold a large amount of knowledge on AV equipment, and provide exemplary customer service.

 

Christopher Burpee
Technical Services Manager
christopher.burpee@northwestern.edu

Open
SOFO Financial Assistant

SOFO Financial Assistant

Student Organization Finance Office (SOFO) Financial Assistants are responsible for the effective operation for the Norris University Center, its departments, and for recognized student organizations. A SOFO Attendant is a representative of the Norris Business Operations at all times while on duty.  It is a position that comes with financial responsibility and accountability.

Marie Peeples
SOFO Manager
marie.peeples@northwestern.edu

Open
Game Room Attendant

Game Room Attendant

An active team member who participates with providing leisure for the university community.  The attendant is responsible for creating a fun and relaxed, customer oriented environment by maintaining all recreational equipment and promoting game activities.

Debra Blade
Assistant Director, Norris Programs
d-blade@northwestern.edu

Open
Mini Courses Attendant

Mini Courses Attendant

The Mini Courses Attendant reports to two student co-supervisors and the Program Assistant. The attendant will develop a wide knowledge of Mini Courses' classes in order to best serve potential students. Assists in the daily operation of Mini Courses by providing customer service, instructor support, and assisting with registration, promotion and social media maintenance. Mini Courses provides fun, non-credit leisure classes to the NU and Evanston communities. The ideal candidate is responsible, reliable, and a team player.

Debra Blade
Assistant Director, Norris Programs
d-blade@northwestern.edu

Open
Event Planning Student Coordinator

Event Planning Student Coordinator

The Event Planning Student Coordinator is a key support student staff member who is responsible for various event planning tasks and communication for student organizations and university departments within the Event Planning Office.

Dornette Ashley
Event Planning Manager
d-cater@northwestern.edu

Open
Business Operations Assistant

Business Operations Assistant

MUST BE ELIGIBLE FOR WORK-STUDY

Under the direction of the Accounting Specialist and Student Employment Coordinator, the Business Operations Assistant provides data entry, recordkeeping, and office support to the Norris accounting and student payroll functions. Knowledge of best practices and procedures of the unit and the university are used to monitor billings and ensure their accuracy and timely recognition within departmental spreadsheets and databases.   

The Business Operations Assistant is relied upon to provide excellent customer service via phone, email, and in person when answering inquiries related to office functions or researching payment information. The Assistant must employ excellent organizational skills and take ownership of recurring tasks.  The position requires a person who demonstrates a high level of responsibility and discretion.

Jonathan Aguilar dos Santos
Accounting and Payroll Specialist
jonathan.dossantos@northwestern.edu

Michael A. Youakim
Assistant Director of Business
     and Finance
m-youakim@northwestern.edu

 

Open

Proof of Work Eligibility

Due to government regulations, you must complete federal employment eligibility before being hired, including showing original proof of identification. Carefully review the work eligibility list (PDF) to ensure you have the correct documents. By applying, you acknowledge that you will not be hired or paid for any time worked until these documents are presented.