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Plymouth State University Social Work Department

Be a part of our team!!!!!
Seeking a non-Social Work major who qualifies for College Work Study to work in our office for the Fall 2015 semester on the following days and times:

Mondays: at least 2-3 hours, anytime from 9:00a-4:00p
Tuesdays and/or Thursdays: at least 2 hours from 9:00a-12:00p
Possibly Fridays: 9:00a-12:00p (alternating)

Duties include but are not limited to: filing, scanning, photocopying, creating flyers and documents, assisting faculty members and office assistant with projects, running office-related errands, and other general office work.

Requirements: Proficiency with Microsoft Office; excellent customer service skills; prior office experience preferred but not required.

Hourly pay will depend on prior experience.

For more information and/or to apply, please contact: Suzanne Banister, Office Assistant, Social Work Dept.


Physical Plant is looking for supplemental student help in the following areas:

  • Custodial
  • Paint
  • ITS/Data Entry

Contact Kelli Kemery with questions or to submit a complete application.

Kelli Kemery
(603) 535-2340 tel
(603) 535-2830 fax

Work Study Positions in the Community 2015 – 2016

Positions are located off-campus; reliable transportation is needed.  Federal Work Study Required.  If you secure a position with one of our off-campus partners, attendance at a 1-hour Orientation will be required.

If interested, please contact Linda Corriveau in the Community Service Center at  Please reference which position you are interested in.

Pay rates are $7.25, $7.50 and $7.75 depending on the site and position.

NH Veterans Home (Tilton)
The New Hampshire Veterans Home provides high quality, professional long-term care services to the Granite State’s elderly and disabled veterans.  Student workers would assist with the recreation, intergenerational, and social work programs.

Positions: 1
Potential Shift Hours:  evenings & weekends (but flexible), 10 – 15 hours per week
Requirements:  interest in gerontology, social work, social sciences, or health sciences, background check, orientation, TB test

Newfound Area School District- Project Promise (After School Program)
**Work Study Required** **Reliable Transportation Required**

Project promise serves 4 elementary schools, the middle school and the high school in the Newfound Area School District.  Positions are available at: Newfound Memorial Middle School, New Hampton Community School, Bristol Elementary School and Bridgewater-Hebron Village School

Positions:  4-8 (positions are dependent on availability at each site)
Hours per week:  approx.. 5 Hours weekly during the fall and spring semester
Available Shifts:  Monday – Thursday, 2:00 – 5:30 (tutoring and enrichment).  Times may vary by site.


  • Along with Site Coordinator, design and implement an environment for all levels of academic achievement.
  • Ability to identify individual student needs and express needs to the Site Coordinator.
  • Help maintain student academic resources with Student Coordinator and Academic Liaison for Federal quarterly evaluations and district report.
  • Provide a safe and respectful environment in the Homework Club.
  • Motivate students that are having difficulty finding a place in the program to be successful.
  • Welcome and be respectful to all school staff and welcome them into the program when they check-in and help out.
  • Solicit feedback from students in order to improve the way activities are being offered.
  • Attend mandatory trainings, workshops and Common Core sessions.

Other Requirements:  Background Check and Fingerprinting for SAU 4.  Reliable transportation required.

Pease Public Library
**Work Study Required** Position is within walking distance from campus. Walkers must get to scheduled shifts regardless of normal inclement weather.

Pease Public Library provides recreational and informational material to patrons of all ages and backgrounds.  The library’s holdings include fiction, nonfiction and large print books, audio cassettes and CDs, videotapes and DVDs, downloadable audiobooks and eBooks, periodicals, and newspapers.  The lower level houses several meeting rooms, study space and pbCAM, the local broadcasting center.

Positions: 1
Hours per week:  10 – 12
Available Shifts:  Monday – Friday 1 – 5 p.m., Flexible hours within library hours:  MTW 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., ThF 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Responsibilities:  Duties may include shelving books, sorting donations, listing books for sale with different online vendors, communicating with potential buyers, tracking sales and progress of online sales.  Other duties may include shifting books, processing materials, deleting materials, working with the children’s librarian on programming, preparing crafts and processing books and materials for the children’s room.  Other duties as assigned.

Whole Village Family Resource Center
**Work Study Required**
**Reliable Transportation Required**

The Whole Village Family Resource Center is a collaborative of health and human service agencies, a partnership of people and programs aimed at enhancing the lives of families and children.

Positions: 3
Hours per week:  Up to 12
Shift Hours:  Monday evenings 6-8 p.m. plus 2-3 afternoons per week from 12 – 4 p.m.; Possibly Thursday evenings from 6 – 8.

Responsibilities:  Childcare (in evenings) for children of varying ages while families are taking part in Whole Village Workshops.  Ability to plan activities for appropriate age groups a plus.  Position may help prep food for family meals, and clean-up.  Front desk duties including:  information and referrals, answering phones, copying/faxing, research and data entry, direct work with clients and families.  Special project work as needed.  Background Check required.
Ladders Thrift Store
**Work Study Required**
Position is within walking distance from campus. Walkers must get to scheduled shifts regardless of normal inclement weather.

Ladders Thrift Store sells gently used clothing, household items, and furniture.  100% of the proceeds from these sales goes to The Bridge House homeless shelter in Plymouth, NH and veteran’s outreach and programs.

Positions: 3
Hours per week:  9-12 hours
Available Shifts:  Hours vary with shop hours.  Must have weekend availability.

Responsibilities:  General duties will include but not be limited to, hanging/putting out new merchandise that arrives at the store, pricing merchandise and display of merchandise, ensuring the store is tidy and shelves and racks are full.  Greeting customers and asking if they need assistance.  Educate customers about the mission of Ladders, light cleaning, answering the phone, operating the cash register and making change (register does not indicate change due), and other duties as assigned.  Must be reliable, enthusiastic, and hard-working!

Other Requirements:

Prefer candidates who are interested in and/or are currently studying to enter any field in public service.  Need a cheerful disposition and hard working.  Need students who will hang merchandise correctly, approach customers in the shop and ask if they need help.  This is a non-profit and we will depend on our students to keep their schedule.

Pemi-Valley Habitat for Humanity
**Work Study Required**  **Reliable Transportation Required**

Pemi-Valley Habitat for Humanity (PVH) is a non-profit Christian housing ministry & affiliate of HFHI.  PVH works in partnership with economically disadvantaged people in the Plymouth, New Hampshire area to improve the condition in which they live.

Positions: 3
Hours per week: 10 – 12
Potential Shift Hours:  Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays from 10 – 5 and Saturdays 9-3
Students must be able to work Saturdays (other than holidays and University breaks).

Responsibilities:  Pemi-Valley Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore in Holderness invites work-study students to learn about the retail business, something about construction trades’ materials, and a good work ethic. No experience is necessary, but a strong commitment to be of service and to learn is essential.

Students must be fit and able to be on their feet for most of their shifts. They must also be able to carry and move merchandise — with help as needed – using safe lifting techniques (to be taught). There will occasionally be projects both in and outdoors. Students will assist with cleaning, painting, sales and some building.

Enterprise Center at Plymouth
**Work Study Required**

The Enterprise Center at Plymouth is a business incubator located in downtown Plymouth that supports entrepreneurship, small businesses and business owners, and economic development in central New Hampshire.  The ECP is a partnership between the Grafton County Economic Council and Plymouth State University.

Positions: 1
Hours per week: up to 15
Shift Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm (Some flexibility in times will be available).  Student must be able to work at least 5 consecutive hours, 2-3 times per week, depending on schedule
Responsibilities: This position is working at the Enterprise Center at Plymouth in conjunction with Grafton County Economic Council.  Work Study student will report to the Director of the Enterprise Center.

  • Assist with marketing, communications, and logistics of programs, activities, and events held at the ECP
  • Assist with the day-to-day operations of the center including duties involved with member management, reception, and administrative duties
  • Provide professional support to the Director of the Enterprise Center and CEO of the Grafton County Economic Development Council

Other Requirements: Interview, Business and/or Marketing/Communications a plus

CADY (Communities for Alcohol and Drug-free Youth)
**Work Study Required**

Communities for Alcohol- and Drug-free Youth (CADY, Inc.) is a local coalition dedicated to working with schools and communities to prevent and reduce youth alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use and to promote healthy environments and promising futures for area teens. The coalition is comprised of three school districts, community partners and members from different domains including law enforcement, guidance counsellors, teachers, parents, the district court, recreation groups, youth and community centers, health and medical clinics, higher education, the arts, the media, local churches, and many other partners.

Positions: 2
Hours per week:  10 – 12
Available Shifts:  Mondays, 9 – 1; Thursdays, 9 – 1; All day Friday.

Responsibilities:  Work-Study students will work at the reception desk answering telephones, greeting guests, photocopying, assist with mailings and other general administrative duties.

Photographer/Videographer Student Assistant – Undergraduate Fellowship 

Fellowship Description and Duties
Do you feel lost without your DSLR? Do your Instagram or Facebook photos get hundreds of comments and likes? Do you create and edit videos that impress your friends and family? Would you love to use your digital photography/videography skills to connect Plymouth State with the world? Marketing Communications and Creative Services (MCCS) invites you to apply to become a Photographer/Videographer Student Assistant.

This position will assist in telling visual stories using new and social media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram). Your primary responsibility as the Photographer/Videographer Student Assistant will be to collaborate with PSU’s Visual Media Specialist to shoot and edit photos and videos. You may also brainstorm, develop, and create new photo and video projects for the University’s social media channels. Plymouth State will provide a workstation and software for editing.

Minimum Qualifications

  • This is not a training program. You must have comprehensive knowledge of photography and videography principles and techniques (e.g., exposure, aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, composition, rule of thirds).
  • Previous photography experience with DSLR cameras, as well as demonstrated Photoshop experience.
  • Previous experience editing video in non-linear editing software (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro/X).
  • Strong sense for photo- and video-based storytelling. You understand what makes for compelling photos/video and have the ability to weave a story together from a collection of photos.
  • Good communicator who is able to help subjects, regardless of age/gender/ethnicity, feel comfortable in front of a camera. Ability to be an ambassador for Plymouth State.
  • Must be highly attentive to detail, organized, and thorough.
  • Current owner of a DSLR or mirrorless camera a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Active participation in online photo communities (e.g., Instagram, Flickr, SmugMug) a plus.
  • You must be a current PSU upper-class student with a 2.5 GPA or higher.

Hours and Compensation
This position requires a commitment of 12–15 hours per week. This position is compensated with a $1,500 financial aid award per semester. The fellowship is extendable to a full year ($3,000) based on performance.

Apply Now!

STUDENT FUNDRAISERS – Annual Fund Calling Program

The Annual Fund seeks confident and enthusiastic students with excellent communication skills.  Student fundraisers telephone and solicit PSU alumni nightly to generate philanthropic support for the Annual Fund, which directly supports students. Callers are required to work at least TWO shifts per week. Student Fundraisers will receive extensive training for soliciting gifts before calling begins and throughout the duration of the semester long calling program. Work Study preferred.

Calling Shifts: Sunday 5-9 p.m. & Monday – Thursday 6-9 p.m.
Benefits to you: Build marketable communication, negotiation, and sales skillsmake a difference in the lives of current students; connect with alumni who care about Plymouth State; enhance your résumé; excellent work environment.

Minimum Qualifications: Students must be dependable, motivated, and have a strong work ethic, as well as a desire to enhance his/her communication skills. Must possess a friendly, sincere attitude and polished telephone etiquette. Consistent availability during scheduled calling times is required. Enthusiasm for sales, philanthropy, and fundraising for a great cause are a must.

Interested candidates can learn more and apply online at or contact Brenda Shively ’13, Assistant Director of the Annual Fund, at for more information.

Plymouth State University Bookstore – Temporary Sales Associate
*** Student Hourly ***

The Plymouth State University Bookstore is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Temporary Sales Associate.

Enjoy Bookstore discounts, flexible schedules, quick cash at the start of the term, and a fun work environment with great people!

The temporary assignment begins the last week of August and goes through first weekend of October. Must be available to start by August 24th.

Only Temporary positions are currently available.

Apply Online at

ITS Help Desk

T he ITS Help Desk is now accepting student worker applications. Our online application may be accessed on our Information Technology Services webpage at:
Questions should be directed to Steve Cramton at

Graphic Designer and Digital Media Photographer – Student Employment

Do you feel naked without your digital camera? Do your Instagram or Facebook photos get hundreds of comments and likes? Are Photoshop and InDesign an extension of your finger-tips? Would you love to use your digital photograph and design skills to connect Plymouth State with the world? If so, the University Advancement Office invites you to apply for a job as Graphic Designer and Digital Media Photographer.

Job Description & Duties
Plymouth State University uses digital media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, SmugMug, LinkedIn) to share what’s happening at the University and within the alumni community. The primary responsibility of the Graphic Designer and Digital Media Photographer is to shoot and edit photos for Plymouth State’s University Advancement Office and to utilize these photo in designs for e-mail headers, Facebook cover images and postings, photo rotators for websites, etc.. In particular, the Graphic Designer and Digital Media Photographer will shoot Plymouth State events, places, and people from the student and alumni perspective and incorporate them into design elements for marketing our events and initiatives within and promote our brand. Examples of previous photos posted on the Alumni Association’s Facebook Page include albums from Commencement and Homecoming & Family Celebration, as well as from off-campus alumni socials. The Graphic Designer and Digital Media Photographer may also brainstorm, develop, and create new photo and design projects for Plymouth State’s media channels. This position collaborates with our student Digital Media Evangelist, insuring that person has the images and designs for all of our digital communication campaigns.


  1. While mentorship is part of this opportunity, this is not a training program. You must already know how to shoot and edit digital photographs. You must have your own camera equipment (digital SLR preferred); Plymouth State will provide a workstation and software for editing. You must have solid graphic design skills and experience using Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.
  2. Previous photo samples (e.g., links to Smugmug, Instagram, YouTube, website) you’ve shot and edited required.
  3. Demonstrated experience using Adobe Photoshop and InDesign to edit digital photographs and for graphic design. Samples of your work are required.
  4. Strong sense for photo-based storytelling. Understanding of what makes for compelling online photos/video and ability to weave a story together from a collection of photos.
  5. A good eye for visual composition. Photo samples should demonstrate technical competence (e.g., exposure), strong editorial judgment (e.g., photo selection and crops), and emotional impact.
  6. Good communicator can help subjects, regardless of age/gender/ethnicity; feel comfortable in front of a camera. Ability to be an ambassador for Plymouth State while shooting.
  7. Active participation in online photo communities (e.g., Instagram, SmugMug) a plus.
  8. You must be a Plymouth State student. Members of the incoming class of 2019 are welcome to apply. Prospective and high school students will not be considered.

Hours and Compensation
This position requires a commitment of 7-10 hours per week, and includes opportunities to travel to events throughout New England on some pre-scheduled evenings, and as well as during Homecoming & Family Celebration. Compensation starts at $7.50/hour. Work-study is not a requirement for this position. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Briana Bradley in University Advancement at

Lamson Library Tech Services Department – SUMMER

Lamson is looking for a student interested in working up to 15 hours per week over the Summer, with a possibility of continuing on in the fall in Shelving. This position would involve shelving Library Materials such as: Periodicals, Newspapers, books, etc. Sorting and Distributing Mail, and various other duties.

If interested please contact Jenny Reynolds-, Tech Services to set up an interview.

Student Web Technician Assistant – Marketing Communications and Creative Services

From building WordPress plug-in based Gravity Forms to populating approved content into web pages and sites, the Web Technician Assistant position will give you the opportunity for hands-on experience in fine-tuning presentation and functionality across the website.

Job Description and Duties
As a Web Technician Assistant you’ll work on special projects, such as migrating all Wufoo forms into Gravity Forms, and be responsible for populating approved content into both new and redesigned pages. You’ll learn best practices in training site editors in how to use WordPress as a CMS, and occasionally assist your supervisor, the campus Web Content Designer, with some front-end development.

Minimum Qualifications

  • You must be efficient in using WordPress as CMS
  • You have basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • You have basic knowledge of WordPress theme structure and plugins
  • You have basic Photoshop skill a plus
  • Strong work ethic: Self-starter, willing to learn, and patient communicator? If you have these attributes we want you!
  • You have the focus: Must be highly attentive to detail, organized, and thorough.
  • You must be a Plymouth State undergraduate student who is eligible for work-study.

Hours and Compensation
This position requires a commitment of 8-10+ hours per week. Compensation starts at $7.25/hour.

Work Samples/Recommendations
Provide URLs to websites or pages that you’ve worked on. Two recommendations from a past employer or professor are required. Apply now!


Sodexho Food Services. Duties include dish room work and general foodservice help. Pay starts at $8.75 an hour.

Contact Sandy Marrotte in person at the dining hall.


April 7th, 2014 by Eric

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