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Important news about the 2014-2015 Academic Year Work Study Job postings

Starting with the 2014-2015 academic year, Work Study jobs will be posted at Wildcat Careers.  Wildcat Careers is part of Academic Advising and Career Services.


Search for Work Study positions for the 2014-2015 academic year at Wildcat Careers.

  • If you are eligible for federal work-study and interested in one of the positions listed on Wildcat Careers, contact the job supervisor directly.
  • An award of Federal Work Study is not a guarantee of a job. These positions are competitive and it is up to the student to be pro-active in pursuing employment.
  • All employment forms for off campus positions may be obtained on-line.
  • For on-campus positions, forms are available from your hiring supervisor.


Manage your Work Study postings for the 2014-2015 academic year at Wildcat Careers.

The 2014/2015 Academic Year Work Study Payroll Schedule is available here

Summer 2014 Work Study Jobs

This list is updated on a daily basis.

Please note that the jobs posted below represent only those that were submitted to our office to date.  The list is updated on a regular basis, however, students are encouraged to contact departments directly regarding the availability of other work study positions that are not listed here.


Need help finding a job? Not sure how to prepare your resume?

Visit the UNH Career Center located at Hood House next to the MUB.
Resume, cover letter, and interviewing tips can be found in the online
Career Guide,
or you can schedule a 1-on-1 appointment with a career advisor through Wildcat Careers.
The UNH Career Center is open year-round.


For employers:

  • Work study employers who wish to post a job should complete the Job Request Form and submit it to the Financial Aid Office.
  • The 2014 Summer Work Study Payroll Schedule is available here.

Summer Work Study Jobs begin Friday, May 16, 2014 through Monday, September 1, 2014.


Farm Worker COLSA John McLean 868-2345 $11/hr Woodman Farm

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:  Farm worker needed to help maintain research plots.  


Minimum Qualifications:  learn on site

2014-04-24 14:47:07
IT Assistant Financial & Administrative Team (FAST) Scott Drolet 862-1332 $10.50/hr 1 Leavitt Lane Durham NH 03824

Characteristic Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe UNH/USNH Financial & Team (FAST) has an IT Assistant positions available for a student who are eligible for 2014 Summer Work-Study. This position offers opportunities to learn and use document imaging systems, data base management systems, and financial accounting systems. Student will have an opportunity to put some college learning into practical use. USNH Financial Services offers a pleasant work environment and flexible hours. Must be reliable, able to work with sensitive data, detail orientated and work independently. Looking for 20 plus hours a week, starting pay $10.50/hour. If interested , please contact Scott Drolet @ 862-1332 or email to to schedule an interview.

Minimum QualificationsBasic computer skills and ability to work with limited supervision. Hands on training when hired.


2014-05-05 15:07:37
Library Student Assistant UNH Libraries Jason Allard, Circulation Operations Assistant 603-862-4546 $8.00/hr 18 Library Way

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:   Hours and duties vary by hiring department - most summer positions typically offer 10-37.5 hours per week.  Computer and software use exists in all positions; experience with Microsoft Excel highly desirable.  Most positions require customer service in person, by phone and/or by email.  Other general duties include shelving, checking order of books on shelves, scanning, clerical tasks and projects as they arise.  Most positions require lifting piles of books, pushing heavy book carts, and bending repeatedly.  All positions require daytime hours; most positions also require night and weekend work.  For more detailed job descriptions and our online application please visit: in the “About Us” section under “Student Employment.”


Minimum QualificationsApplicants with summer work study strongly preferred.  Please apply for and find out your summer work study award BEFORE filling out an application- you will find the summer work study application on Blackboard under WebCat/Services in the Financial Aid section).  All applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic, be customer oriented, able to work quickly and confidently on a computer, have good attention to detail, and be comfortable with repetitive tasks.

2014-05-22 11:41:09
Office Assistant/Receptionist The Carsey Institute Judie Harvey 603 862-0976 $9.50 Huddleston Hall, 73 Main Street

Characteristic Duties and ResponsibilitiesFront desk coverage, general clerical tasks (scanning, photocopying and filing), errands, data entry, assist with various Institute events.  Other duties as assigned.



Minimum Qualifications: Individuals will be organized, independent and have strong communications skills.  Must have experience with MS Office and be eligible for work study.  We are looking for coverage on Thursdays.  Must be available to work 6-8 hours on Thursdays between the hours of 9am-4:30pm. 

2014-06-30 10:47:24
Refugee Agricultural Intern Organization for Refugee & Immigrant Success Andrea Bye (603) 296-0443 $11.00/hr. 434 Lake Ave. 2nd Floor, Manchester, NH 03103

Company Information:
The Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success (ORIS) is a non-profit organization in Manchester, New Hampshire. ORIS aids in the resettlement refugee and immigrant groups in Manchester by providing training, resources, assistance, and opportunities that promote self-sufficiency.  ORIS’s New American Sustainable Agriculture Project (NASAP) is a community-based agricultural initiative that helps refugees and immigrants in New Hampshire build sustainable farm enterprises that are consistent with their culture, lifestyle, and personal aspirations and that strengthen regional agriculture as a whole. 
Duties include development and distribution of NASAP outreach and marketing materials.  Additionally, the intern will assist immigrant farmers at the incubator farm and market sites.
• Assist with NASAP sponsored cooperative marketing activities.
• Increase marketing efficacy of Fresh Start Farms brand through promotion and outreach.
• Develop and maintain productive working relationships with local residents for the purpose of marketing crops at farmers’ markets and through a CSA.
• Provide technical assistance to farmers at markets, including development of point of sales materials and record keeping systems. 
• Provide technical assistance to farmers with vendor registration and at point of sale for federal nutritional benefit programs, including WIC, SNAP, and Senior FMNP
• Assist project staff and evaluators with gathering information on the effectiveness of marketing, production, and education initiatives.
• Participation at regular project meetings and other events as scheduled.
• Timely production of timesheets and regular reports.
• Perform other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications: Willingness to work on farm and garden sites is a must. The ideal candidate will have experience in vegetable crop production. During the season, much of the work will take place in the field.  Farm work may include planting, watering, harvesting, post-harvest handling, and/or scouting for pests. 

The student will gain valuable experience working with people from all over the world. The student must consider working with persons of different backgrounds and cultural practices as an opportunity to learn and exchange ideas.

2014-04-17 14:21:54
Student Operator Research Computing & Instrumentation Tucker Hurton 603-862-4636 9.00/hr. 8 College Rd., Morse Hall

Characteristic Duties and ResponsibilitiesSeeking highly motivated first or second year undergraduate students with career interests in computer science. This position is for full year employment, including semesters and semester breaks.  Student operators will learn and apply many skills including:  Unix/Linux workstation and server setup/admin; Mac and Windows system setup/admin; network admin; database (Oracle/MS Access/SQL Server) design/development; Windows C++/C#/ Dot Net development; web Mod-Perl/DBI/CGI/PHP/JSP/WebSphere HTML design; system backup/tape library admin; Unix C/C++ app development; Unix app support; customer relations.  Students will gain valuable first-hand experience working with the guidance of our staff on current networking and computer technologies.


Minimum Qualifications:  No experience is necessary.  Applicants must have a demonstrable desire to learn and work both independently and as a member of a team.  Please apply online at

2014-04-22 15:07:52
Summer Equipment Assistant Northeast Passage Crystal Skahan 603-862-0070 $10/hour 4 Library Way, Durham, NH 03824

Characteristic Duties and ResponsibilitiesLooking for a fun and unique job? Northeast Passage maintains an equipment room with over 250 pieces of adaptive equipment used in all of our programming –everything from cycles to wheelchairs, water skis and hockey sleds. This position will require you to become intimately familiar with each piece, its function and quirks, check and repair items on rotating basis, change tires, identify, order and replace broken or missing parts, keep equipment inventory, maintain a clean and organized equipment room, maintain Northeast Passage vehicles, general assistance with loading and unloading for events, some heavy lifting may be required.


Minimum QualificationsMust have extensive bike maintenance experience (changing tires, chains, pedals, adjusting derailleurs, brakes and much more) previous experience preferred with waxing skis, sharpening skate blades, knowledgeable and comfortable using tools, willingness and ability to learn quickly and work independently in a fast paced environment, reliable, self-starter, attention to detail, strong work ethic. Outdoor recreation experience a plus.

Looking for someone 4-6 hours per week on Mondays and/or Fridays during office hours (9am-5pm).  Please submit cover letter detailing your experience, resume with references by email.

2014-04-22 15:05:26
Teaching Assistant The UNH Child Study and Development Center Jackie Palmer (603) 862-2835 $8.75/hour 22 O'Kane Rd Durham, NH 03824

Characteristic Duties and ResponsibilitiesAssist classroom teachers and work with children ages Infant to Kindergarten.


Minimum QualificationsExperience working with young children is preferred, along with at least one course in child development or early childhood education. Certification in Infant/Child First Aid and CPR is highly desirable. Applications are being accepted for both summer and fall.

2014-04-17 11:30:49