Prairie View A&M University Student Hourly Assistant | College of Engineering in Prairie View, Texas

Job Title

Student Hourly Assistant | College of Engineering


Prairie View A&M University


College Of Engineering

Proposed Minimum Salary

$7.25 hourly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Student Worker

Job Description

The Student Hourly Assistant, under general supervision, will assist the College of Engineering Administrative staff.


Completing daily tasks given by supervisor and Administration in the Dean's Office

Distribute mailing, filing, distributing mail, answering phones

Planning and being active with all campus events

Maintaining inventory of recruiting materials and storage

Required Education and Experience:

  • Presently enrolled for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done.

  • Must be in academic good standing (SAP) as demonstrated through your college; minimum 2.0 GPA

  • No prior experience necessary

  • For work eligibility during a summer term, a student must be enrolled for at least six (6) graduate or undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done or preregistered at least 6 undergraduate semester hours or 9 graduate semester hours for the upcoming fall term.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Microsoft Office

  • Data Processing

  • Written & Verbal Communication

  • Multi-tasking

  • Organization

  • Maintain Confidentiality

  • Customer Service

  • Detail Orientation

  • Motivation

  • Time Management

  • Bend, stoop, reach and lifting heavy equipment

Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:

  • None

Other Requirements:

  • None

Job Posting Close Date:

  • 3/27/2018

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box at the bottom of the "My Experience" page of the application before continuing through the application. Though the attachment box is labeled as “CV/Resume”, more than one attachment may be uploaded.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Resume

  • Detailed Class Schedule

  • Unofficial Transcript / HS Diploma (Freshmen)

  • Award Letter (Work-Study positions)

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the agency's verification of credentials and/or other information required by agency procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Submission Guidelines:

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application.

No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Please contact the Office of Human Resources on/before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Veterans/ Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!

Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (936) 261-1730.

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