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    • Head Resident - 2 positions available

      Purpose

      The Head Resident position serves as a liaison between Luther Seminary staff and students living in seminary housing. Head Residents provide community leadership through a variety of roles/responsibilities: as a resource for building and maintaining a positive living/learning community, as a source of information on seminary policies, and as a provider of referral services that enhance the residential experience at Luther Seminary.

      Please describe Duties and Responsibilities

      1. Staff Development and Training

      ?     Attend Head Resident training and complete CPR training before the start of the academic year

      -    Attend training sessions and meetings throughout the year as needed

      1. Community Building

      -     Plan and implement three community-building activities (community meal, cookout, picnic, bonfire, worship, etc) each semester

      -     Act as a liaison with the Community Life Fellows in the promotion of community-wide events

      1. Administrative Responsibilities

      -     Actively and positively participate in monthly staff meetings, training activities, and other meetings as scheduled by the Dean of Student Life

      -     Participate in Head Resident on Duty rotation

      -     Assist students in submitting maintenance requests

      -     Assist with and complete administrative tasks in a timely manner, as directed by the Dean of Student Life

      -    Submit Incident Reports to the Dean of Student Life

      1. Residential Life Team

      -     Uphold all rules, regulations, and policies of Luther Seminary and the Student Affairs office

      -     Be an active and respectful community leader in all facets of Head Resident position

      -     Develop a positive working relationship with Campus Watch, Facilities, Maintenance Staff, Student Affairs Staff and other Luther Seminary staff members

      -     Responsible for initial check-in, walk-through and housing orientation with new residents

      1. Community Resource and Referrals

      -     Be available to assist in and able to respond to emergency situations involving health, security and safety of students

      ?     Serve as a knowledgeable resource for students concerning seminary support services (e.g. Financial Aid, Student Affairs, Counseling Support, Campus Pastor, International Student and Scholar Affairs, and others) as identified by the Dean of Student Life

      -    Act as first point of contact for physical, personal, social, or environmental health concerns, and refer to Dean of Student Life as necessary

      -     Provide crisis response and necessary follow-up

      Job Specifications

      1. Education and Experience

      -     Full-time student at Luther Seminary in good academic and behavioral standing

      -     Must live in LDR or a Campus House during tenure of position

      -     Must have lived in on-campus housing one semester prior to position

      1. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

      o   Leadership skills and an ability to work collaboratively with diverse constituents

      o   Knowledge of Luther Seminary services, policies, and procedures

      o   Regularly required to walk, stand, climb stairs, and sit for long periods of time during the course of regular job duties

      o   Attention to detail

      o   Ability to provide calm mediation during situations of conflict

      o   Able to communicate effectively across different cultures

      o   Able to provide positive and effective support to peers

       

      Payment

      1. The Head Resident receives $500/month during their tenure of the position.

       

      TO APPLY:
      Log on to your MyLutherNet, under Helpful Links select "Services," then "Employment-Student Jobs."  The Student Employment Opportunities web page will open.  On the upper right side of that page click on the blue button "Submit Application."  Complete the application, check the "accept" box and then click on "submit;" your application will automatically be sent to the Dean of Student Life, Angela Shannon (ashannon001@luthersem.edu).


      Posted 6/22/17
    • Help Desk Student Assistant

      The Help Desk is the central point of contact for Students, Faculty and Staff with technology-related questions or problems. As such, it is also the public face of the Office of Technology. This position works in a team environment providing frontline computer services through analysis, education, and documentation in order to meet the technological needs of all Students, Faculty and Staff.

      RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

      1. Help Desk Support

      • Serve as initial point of contact for the walk-up Help Desk
      • Provide general information and technical support to Students, Faculty, and Staff who walk-up to the Help Desk, following defined procedures for escalating issues when necessary. This includes, but is not limited to, services regarding software, hardware, networking, printing, telephones, accounts, and online services.
      • Troubleshoot and resolve reported issues.
      • Document all issues and problems within tracking system.
      • Answer the Help Desk telephone and provide general information and technical support to callers, following defined procedures for escalating issues when necessary.
      • Proactively contact Students, Faculty, and Staff to follow up on previously reported problems, researching the issue where necessary.
      • Deploy and text equipment around campus as needed.

      2. A/V and Classroom Support

      • Perform basic troubleshooting for on-campus Audio/Visual resources.
      • Document all issues and problems within tracking system.
      • Operate recording/streaming equipment as scheduled.
      • Communicate with client during events.
      • Perform video editing as needed.

      3. Other duties as assigned.

      • Perform other tasks related to the operation of the Help Desk or Office of Technology as assigned.
      • Perform printing and duplicating services as needed.
      • Ensure Luther Seminary Data security by strictly managing confidential account information.
      • Notify supervisor or IT Director of mission-critical situations.

      Student report directly to the Interim Director of the Office of Technology in consultation with the Associate Director of User Support for Augsburg College. Students will work directly with the TechDesk Manager for Augsburg College, the Classroom and Presentation Space Technology Manager, and any professional User Support personnel serving Luther Seminary, as well as other Student Assistants at Luther Seminary and Augsburg College.

      A. Commitment to Luther Seminary's Mission and Vision

      • Students must possess an ongoing commitment to advancing the Mission and Vision of Luther Seminary through the effective use and support of technology.

      B. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

      • Attention to detail
      • Excellent customer service skills
      • Excellent Verbal and Written communication skills
      • Experience with phone support
      • Must be able to read and write English
      • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds and rarely lift up to 50 pounds

      C. Desired Education and Expreince:

      • Experience working independently
      • Proficiency with Google Apps and Microsoft products
      • An interest in learning about technology
      • Effective troubleshooting skills
      • Experience working with A/V equipment
      • Curiosity about finding root causes and long-term solutions to problems.

      D. Policies

      • Student must commit to fixed work schedule for the semester, some evening and weekend work is required.
      • Student must be punctual. Advanced notice must be given for time off due to illness or constraints of the academic and co-curricular schedule.
      • Studying is permitted once job-related duties have been completed, provided that service to callers and visitors is not degraded.
      • Position will be suspended or terminated upon restriction of revocation of Luther Seminary account privileges.
      • This position requires the student to sign a special agreement regarding the administration of student passwords and confidential account information.

      TO APPLY:

      Log on to your MyLutherNet, under Helpful Links select "Services," then "Employment-Student Jobs."  The Student Employment Opportunities web page will open.  On the upper right side of that page click on the blue button "Submit Application."  Complete the application, check the "accept" box and then click on "submit;" your application will automatically be sent to Chris Jacobson (cjacobsen003@luthersem.edu). Please contact Chris with questions.


      Posted 4/24/17
    • Student Custodial Staff

      Luther Seminary has an immediate need for students to assist Custodial staff with maintaining cleanliness and sanitation in the campus facilities.

      Working under the direction of a custodial supervisor, a crew member will primarily work to:

      • Complete all duties listed on the daily schedule and maintain daily upkeep of assigned area and equipment
      • Perform janitorial duties which include, but are not limited to:
            --Wet and dust mopping
            --Dusting
            --Trash removal
            --Recycling
            --Window washing
            --Meeting set up
            --Vacuuming
            --General cleaning as requested or needed  

      QUALIFICATIONS

      • Cleaning experience desired but not mandatory
      • Ability to read and interpret instructions, procedures, manuals, and other documents
      • Must be able to follow instructions regarding the use of chemicals and supplies
      • Be able to perform essential maintenance to facility or equipment which may involve, but not limited to the following activities: Reaching to full-reach overhead; crouching; kneeling; working in overhead and ground level areas; twisting of the waist, shoulders and legs
      • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs

      TO APPLY
      Log on to your MyLutherNet, under Helpful Links select "Services," then "Employment-Student Jobs."  The Student Employment Opportunities web page will open.  On the upper right side of that page click on the blue button "Submit Application."  Complete the application, check the "accept" box and then click on "submit;" your application will automatically be sent to Tom Mullaney (tmullaney001@luthersem.edu) for review.


      Posted 4/24/17