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    • Campus Center Information Desk Receptionist

      The purpose of this position is:

      Providing hospitality to the individuals calling Luther Seminary and visiting Campus.

      DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

      1. Friendly
      2. Responsive
      3. Interested
      4. Enthusiastic
      5. Detailed
      6. Smile

      Desired Education

      • Student at Luther Seminary

      Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

      • Computer Skills
      • Answer Phone
      • Transfer Calls
      • Familiar with Luther Seminary Campus
      • Hospitality to guests, relate and listen to people
      • Detail oriented
      • Enthusiastic and energy in voice

      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 Brenda Grussing's email (bgrussin@luthersem.edu).  Please contact Brenda with questions about this position.


      Posted 9/16/16
    • Community Life Fellow

      In cooperation with the Associate Dean of Students, Office Manager for Student Affairs and the other Community Life Fellows, develop, plan, coordinate, and implement events that support community life at Luther Seminary.

      POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

        1. Develop, plan, and implement community events that support community life at Luther Seminary utilizing the Wholeness Wheel.
        2. Serve as administrative support in the Student Affairs office for 8-10 hours/week. Duties include answering phones, managing email communication, office hospitality, and special projects as assigned by Student Affairs staff.
        3. Provide leadership and support to special campus projects as needed.
        4. Participate in Admission events including Dokimazo(fall and spring), Scholarship Weekend (February), and other recruitment events throughout the year.
        5. Participate in International Student & Scholars Affairs (ISSA) and Global Mission Institute (GMI) events throughout the year.
        6. Other duties as assigned.

      POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

        1. Be a currently enrolled student in good standing at Luther Seminary
        2. Developed sense of responsibility and creative problem-solving skills
        3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
        4. Strong organizational skills and ability to work with multiple deadlines
        5. Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment
        6. Experience working in customer service environments

      SUPERVISION:
      Jeff Olsen Krengel, Associate Dean of Students


      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 Jeff Olsen Krengel's email (jkrengel001@luthersem.edu).

      Please contact Jeff with any questions about this position.


      Posted 9/8/16
    • Audio/Video Assistant

      This position assists the seminary in capturing, editing and posting video footage for use on seminary websites, including WorkingPreacher.org, Enterthebible.org and luthersem.edu.

      RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Capture audio:  Gather footage (including set up and take down of sound equipment) for podcasts.
      • Editing:  Edit audio using Logic Pro and Garage Band (Mac).
      • Post to web:  Convert final piece into format suitable for posting on Luther Seminary websites.
      • Archive:  Back up audio footage to hard drive and network on regular basis.
      • Scheduling:  Arrange podcasts with faculty and staff. Work with Center for Lifelong Learning and/or Communication Office to identify times, locations for upcoming podcasts.

      REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

      • Student at Luther Seminary
      • Experience doing basic audio production
      • Computer and technical skills, comfortable working with audio back-up processes
      • Organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to arrange and schedule events
      • Weekly workload will vary, according to project and calendar of events
      • Ability to manage flexible time frame, with up to 5 hours per week.

      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 hiring supervisor - Ben McDonald-Coltvet (bmcdonaldcoltvet001@luthersem.edu). Please contact Ben if you have any questions about this position.


      Posted 8/30/16
    • Maintenance/Grounds Crew

      PURPOSE

      To supplement the staff positions of Building Custodian, Maintenance Staff and Grounds Keeper.

      KEY RESULT AREAS

      • Work with supervisor and other staff to learn position details and technical skills.
      • Be available as scheduled to include evenings and weekends.

      RELATIONSHIPS
      A. Reports to: Tom Mullaney
      B. Internal relationships with: All facilities staff members.
      C. External relationships with: Luther Seminary guests.

      JOB SPECIFICATION
      A. Commitment to Luther Seminary's Mission and Vision.
      B. Desired education and experience:

      • Currently enrolled student at Luther Seminary.
      • Approved back ground check on file.

      C. Desired knowledge, skills, and abilities:

      • Ability to reading and understand English.
      • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal direction.
      • Ability to work as a team member.
      • Knowledge of ELCA helpful.

      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.

       

      Please contact Tom Mullaney (tmullaney001@luthersem.edu) with questions about this position.


      Posted 8/25/16
    • Office of Technology AV Technician

      The Office of Technology has an immediate need for AV Technicians who have flexible schedules and available to work on-call hours as needed.  AV Technicians work as part of the Office of Technology team to edit and produce finished video for the campus community.  

      RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

      • Familiar and conversant in how our equipment and services work--what we provide, how it is setup, and how to trouble shoot basic problems.
      • Learn and utilize ticketing and scheduling systems.
      • Edit raw footage in video editing software.
      • Encode video for use on Web and other mediums.
      • Other duties as assigned.

      REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

      Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

      • Attention to detail is critical
      • Organizational skills
      • Prior experience recording, editing, and producing final digital audio and video files for multiple distribution modes (DVD, cd, web, etc.)
      • Excellent customer service skills
      • Detailed verbal and written communication skills
      • Must be able to read, write and communicate clearly in English
      • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds and rarely lift up to 50 pounds

      Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

      • Experience and comfort working independently and asking questions
      • Proficiency with Adobe Premier Pro
      • Familiarity with AV best practices
      • Proficiency with Google Apps products
      • Comfortable learning new computer systems
      • Experience working with A/V equipment including recording devices.  
      • An interest in learning about technology

      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 Miah Cherwin.

       

      Please contact Miah Cherwin (jcherwin001@luthersem.edu) with any questions about this position.


      Posted 8/25/16
    • Maintenance Staff

      PURPOSE
      The purpose of this position is: To complete work requests as assigned and train other student employees as needed.

      KEY RESULT AREAS

      • Work independently to complete work requests as assigned
      • Supplement contractor staffs when requested by the director
      • Work with supervisor and other staff to teach position details and technical skills
      • Be available as evenings and weekends to assist with on-campus emergency and crisis management

      RELATIONSHIPS
      A. Reports to: Tom Mullaney, Ellen Elhard
      B. Internal relationships with: All facilities staff members
      C. External relationships with: Luther Seminary contractors and seminary guests

      JOB SPECIFICATION
      A. Commitment to Luther Seminary's Mission and Vision.
      B. Desired education and experience:

      • Currently enrolled student at Luther Seminary
      • Approved back ground check on file

      C. Desired knowledge, skills, and abilities:

      • Ability to understand the basic working of mechanical and electrical equipment on campus
      • Ability to work independently.
      • In possession of a clear and valid driver's license
      • Ability to work as a team member and teach other team members
      • Knowledge of ELCA helpful.

      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 Ellen Elhard.

       

      Please contact Ellen Elhard (eelhard001@luthersem.edu) with questions.


      Posted 8/25/16
    • Data Entry Clerk - 2 positions available!

      The Office of Seminary Relations is seeking a Data Entry Clerk who will assist in the quality maintenance of our shared database and will provide our team with general office support. We offer flexible schedules and a casual work environment, well suited to organized self-starters. This position requires a minimum of 10 work hours per week with the ability to increase up to 20 hours.

      JOB DUTIES:

      1. Maintain confidential controls for all work processed
      2. Create and update database records using documented procedures
      3. Research information using internet and investigation tools provided
      4. Accurately interpret and input data from both paper and electronic sources
      5. Assist in writing, processing, and sorting letters for public mailings
      6. Organize, clean and maintain departmental areas
      7. Regularly review and assist in revision of process documentation
      8. Occasional phone support
      9. Recognize, report and reconcile questions about work assignments
      10. Retrieve data using standardized reports for publication
      11. Other duties as assigned

      JOB REQUIREMENTS:

      1. Desired Education and Experience:

      • Currently enrolled student of Luther Seminary
      • Past relatable work experience with data

      2. Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

      • Attention to detail
      • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
      • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills including reading handwriting
      • Ability to follow detailed written procedures and style manual
      • Working knowledge of databases and/or desire for proficiency in database entry
      • Must be able to focus on repetitive tasks while sitting for 2+ hours of typing
      • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
      • Working knowledge of Google Cloud or similar e-mail systems
      • Knowledge of US mailing address formats and salutations
      • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
      • Working knowledge of Luther Seminary web offerings (Enter the Bible, Working Preacher, God Pause)

      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 hiring supervisor.

       

      Contact Karen Johnson kmjohnso@luthersem.edu) with questions about this position.


      Posted 8/25/16
    • Office of Technology Student Worker

      This position works in a team environment providing frontline computer services through analysis, education, and documentation with the aim of eliminating problem recurrence and reducing calls to the service center. 

      RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

      1. Help Desk Support

      • Initial point of contact for the walk-up Help Desk.
      • Investigate and resolve reported end-user problems.
      • Determine problems and engage Technology Department resources to resolve where needed.
      • Document all issues and problems within tracking system.
      • Maintain communication with customers.

      2. A/V Support

      • Basic troubleshooting for on-campus A/V resources.
      • Document all issues and problems within tracking system.

      3. Equipment deployment

      • Keep up to date on scheduled equipment deployments.
      • Deploy and test equipment around campus as needed.

      4. A/V Recording/Streaming Events

      • Operate recording/streaming equipment as scheduled.
      • Communicate with client during events.
      • Video editing as needed.

      5. Other duties as assigned.

       

      A. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

      • Attention to details critical
      • 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

      B. Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

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

      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 Miah Cherwin (jcherwin001@luthersem.edu). Please contact Miah with questions.


      Posted 8/19/16
    • Luther Crew (6 positions available)

      Luther Seminary's Facilities Department is in need of 6 reliable, hard-working students. The Luther Crew will assist Maintenance and Custodial Staff with maintaining campus buildings and grounds.  Supervised and trained by the Maintenance Supervisors & Grounds Crew Coordinator.

      Position Requirements:

      • US legal drivers license preferred
      • Able to understand verbal and written instructions
      • Able to work outside for extended periods
      • Basic knowledge in operating power equipment, including lawn mowers, leaf blowers, sprayers, garden tractors
      • Knowledge of and able to use basic hand tools
      • Able to lift 40 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 Ellen Elhard.

       

      Please contact Ellen Elhard (eelhard001@luthersem.edu) with any questions about this position.


      Posted 5/23/16
    • Student jobs by outside employers

      There is no process to screen the employers and job opportunities listed below, and the seminary cannot be held responsible for the outcome.

      • Youth and Family Coordinator

        Critical Job Relationships:
        The Youth & Family Coordinator will receive staff guidance from the Lead Pastor and will handle administrative employment issues through the Personnel Committee. This position will work in close partnership with the Youth and Family Committee and Education Committee, and will form relationships with families and youth throughout the congregation.

        Critical Job Knowledge and Skills:
        The Youth & Family Coordinator shall have a clear understanding of the congregational mission and ministry, comprehend faith and worship from a Lutheran perspective, and seek to incorporate Christ-centered Youth Activities in the worship life of the congregation. The Youth & Family Coordinator shall possess excellent youth leadership and organizational skills.

        Job Responsibilities:*Build meaningful and faith-filled relationships with youth
        *Plan and coordinate activities for youth at various levels of faith development
        *Plan and resource intergenerational faith-building activities for families
        *Coordinate Youth and Family and Education Committee fundraising
        *Promote and encourage involvement in faith development across the congregation
        *Recruit and develop volunteers
        *Collaborate with other church and community organizations to engage youth outside of Rejoice
        *Integrate youth ministry with education ministry for a holistic faith development plan from birth to graduation
        *Responsibilities will be further updated as this ministry position develops

        Professional Qualities:*Demonstrated understanding of Lutheran theology and practice
        *Creativity and innovation
        *Proven leadership
        *Ability to work with both youth and parents/families

        Personal Qualities Required:*Commitment to Christian faith
        *Passion for helping others grow in their relationship with God
        *Reliability
        *Approachability
        *Gracious attitude about life, faith, the Church, and its mission

        Time and Financial Terms:*15-20 hours per week
        *Salary terms negotiated
        *Reimbursement for business mileage according to the IRS standard rate
        *Continuing education allowance of $250 per/yr. Allowance payable for travel, logging, registration at conferences and seminars as stipulated in the Personnel Manual.

        The Congregation of Rejoice Lutheran Church will:

        *Offer support with love, goodwill and prayers
        *Provide the use of office equipment and supplies as needed
        *Conduct an annual job performance review and goal setting meeting administrated by the Lead Pastor with, or on the behalf of, the Personnel Committee.

        The position description and application forms can be found at:  www.rejoicelutheranchurch.org .


        Posted 9/22/16
      • Be A Nanny or Sitter!

        Fun and active families in the East Metro area are seeking after school and part time nannies and sitters!  

        Positions start ASAP!  We are hiring now!

        This is a great opportunity for college students who want to make a difference while having fun at work.

        Qualifications & Experience:
        + HS diploma required. College degree or degree in process preferred but not required
        + Candidates must be 18+ and legal to work in Minnesota and/or Wisconsin
        + Strong organizational skills
        + Demonstrated ability to successfully work with children
        + Punctual and reliable
        + Have excellent communication skills

        Requirements:
        + Must pass background screen
        + Must have a valid driver's license
        + Must possesses at least 2 verifiable work experiences with children
        + Willingness to travel locally as needed. Some travel is reimbursed
        + Ability to communicate via telephone, text and email
        + Must commit to entire school year if seeking an after school placement

        If you are seeking a satisfying and exciting employment experience, we want to hear from you. Apply today by going to https://www.collegenanniesandtutors.com/woodburymn/join or calling 651-209-8759 and ask for Lisa!
        Once you have completed an application, we will review your information and will contact you to schedule an interview.

        Thank you for considering College Nannies Sitter and Tutors --  Building Stronger Families? in your area.


        Posted 9/22/16
      • Babysitter

        I am a recent Luther alum, now an Episcopal priest, looking for an occasional babysitter for my 9 year old daughter. Will pay $11 / hour. Need someone with car - mostly evening and Saturday hours needed.

         

        Contact: Lisa Wiens Heinsohn | lmwiens1969@mac.com | 651-246-8547


        Posted 9/15/16
      • Youth Group Coordinator

        Earn $900 a month working with the Youth Group at Christ Episcopal Church in Red Wing, MN. This position requires less than 10 hours per week and we are only an hour south of the Cities. We are seeking someone who is passionate about relationship building and helping our youth walk with Christ. In this position you will work with the priest to facilitate youth group meetings (2 Wednesdays a month) while welcoming and engaging with our youth. We would expect that you will worship with us 3 Sundays a month to build these relationships with our youth. You do not need to be Episcopalian to fill this position, we simply ask you respect our traditions.

        For more information, please contact Fr. Tristan at frtristan@christchurchredwing.com or at 651.388.0411.


        Posted 9/15/16
      • Nanny position

        Nanny position to care for our 2 children, ages 1 and 3 in Roseville.

        Seven to twelve hours per week. Very flexible on schedule --can be based around student's classes.

        Pay $10-15/hour depending on experience and hours.

        Contact First Name: Nikki
        Contact Last Name: Bonine
        Contact Phone: 6515587715
        Contact Email: 1nikbonine@gmail.com

        Posted 8/10/16
      • Godly Play Storyteller and Children’s Artist in Residence

        House of Hope Presbyterian Church is looking for Storytellers, Artists and Teachers to help shape and revamp how we think of traditional Sunday School. We are seeking individuals to lead a class of children every Sunday from September through May. These individuals will creatively engage with scripture and various theories/philosophies/praxis of spiritually nurturing children. There is a stipend for the position commensurate with experience and enthusiasm.

        Essential Functions of the Job:

        • Qualifications:
          - Reliable, responsible, and consistent presence, with commitment to complete an entire program/school year of walking alongside children and families.
          - Experience with and enthusiasm for working with early childhood and/or elementary school age children.
          - Knowledge of (or willingness to learn) child-centered, experience-based learning methods.
          - Interest in the intersection of the worship experience and artistic expression of all types children.
          - Successful completion of background check (to be handled and paid for by House of Hope).
        • Responsibilities:
          - Participate in weekly group meeting to discuss various topics on suggested readings or self-directed research.
          - Lead a group of children each Sunday using the Godly Play curriculum or exploratory methods as well as prepare written notes about each session.
          - Develop and foster relationships with children and caregivers.
          - Become familiar with the Godly Play curriculum. Applicants are invited to review the information at www.godlyplayfoundation.org and watch one or more of the YouTube videos of Godly Play lessons before applying for the position.
        • Hours:
          - Sundays: 9:30-12
          - Flexible hours with group/supervisor and offsite work environments.
        • Compensation/Term:
          - Stipend commensurate with experience and enthusiasm.
          - Position is for September 2016 to May 2017, with extension into future school years by mutual agreement of the teacher and House of Hope.


        How to Apply:
        Send cover letter and resume to the Transitional Director of Children's and Family Ministry
        Via email -- HeatherG@hohchurch.org
        Via post -- House of Hope Presbyterian Church, attn. Heather, 797 Summit Ave., St. Paul, MN, 55105


        Posted 8/1/16