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.


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:

Position Title Position Description  (click on link for detailed-description) Contact Information Job Post End Date
Center Desk Attendant

Center Desk Attendant

The Norris Center Desk is intended to act as the service center of the Norris University Center. Center Desk Attendants are the first point of service for clients and guests of Norris and are expected to represent Norris in a positive light. Additionally, the position also serves as a Box Office Attendant in pre-scheduled ticketed events being facilitated by the Norris Box Office.

Dan Foley

Assistant Director of Facilities

October 12, 2018
Cashier's Office Attendant

Cashier's Office Attendant

Attendants will help perform daily cash operations such as keeping a drawer, accepting deposits, and preparing cash funds for student organizations and Norris areas. No prior cash management experience necessary; shockingly fun office environment.

Cait Hakala

Cashier's Office Supervisor

October 31, 21018
Norris Center Bookstore Attendant

Norris Center Bookstore Attendant

Student workers will be assisting in all departments in the bookstore. This includes cashier, tech center, general merchandise, and textbooks. Student workers will provide excellent customer service to all guests in the bookstore, this also includes customer service over the phone.

Jerry Jacobson

General Manager

October 31, 2018
SOFO Financial Assistant

SOFO Financial Assistant

Student Organization Finance Office (SOFO) Financial Assistants help student group leaders initiate the financial transactions that facilitate their group’s activities by working with them to review and process the documents that support transaction requests. They also provide student groups with guidance for successful transactions and record-keeping.

Gain a very good understanding of financial concepts/processes, as well as valuable transferable skills in customer service, teamwork, and office functions and technologies. No financial experience is necessary to apply.

Marie Peeples

SOFO Manager

January 1, 2019
AV 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 

March 25, 2018

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.