WIU Job Listings

First time student employees must complete an I-9 form when hired. The I-9 form requires students to bring with them original employment documents. Most students use either an original unexpired U.S. Passport OR a WIU School I.D. Card AND an original Social Security Card. There is a complete list of all acceptable documents on the last page of the I-9 form.


  • Regular Student Employment

    Position: 1688
    Date: 3/20/2017
    Job: IT TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
    Position: 1
    Duties: PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
    1. PROGRAM LINUX SYSTEM UTILITIES IN PYTHON,
    2. INSTALL AND CONFIGURE LINUX SERVERS AND LINUX APPLICATIONS,
    3. MONITOR LOGS AND EVENTS,
    4. TROUBLE SHOOT TECHNICAL ISSUES.

    ASSIST WITH:
    5. HARDWARE MAINTENANCE,
    6. SERVER AND PROPERTY INVENTORY,
    7. SERVER ROOM MAINTENANCE,
    8. OTHER DAILY BASIC NETWORK AND SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION TASKS.
    Qualifications: IT IS REQUIRED THE CANDIDATE:

    1. *** MUST HAVE KNOWLEDGE INSTALLING AND USING LINUX ***

    2. KNOWS HOW TO PROGRAM IN PYTHON.

    IT IS PREFERRED THE CANDIDATE:

    3. HAS KNOWLEDGE ON HOW TO MAINTAIN INSTALLED SOFTWARE ON A LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM,
    4. HAS ALREADY BEEN USING LINUX ON A HOME COMPUTER FOR 1 TO 2 YEARS.

    IT IS A PLUS IF THE CANDIDATE HAS KNOWLEDGE OF:
    5. UNIX/LINUX SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION AND NETWORK ADMINISTRATION,
    6. COMPUTER HARDWARE,
    7. THE LATEST OPEN SOURCE TECHNOLOGIES.

    THIS POSITION WILL PROVIDE EXPOSURE TO MANY LEADING TECHNOLOGIES AND TECHNOLOGY STRATEGIES. NO MICROSOFT SOFTWARE OR MICROSOFT OPERATING SYSTEMS ARE USED.

    INTERESTED CANDIDATES SHOULD SUBMIT AN ONLINE APPLICATION AT THE FOLLOWING URL:  HTTP://WWW.CAIT.ORG/STUDENTPOSITION1688
    (WIU LOGIN WILL BE REQUIRED TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM)

    APPLICANTS WILL BE ASKED TO SUBMIT BOTH A COVER LETTER AND RESUME IN THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM. IT IS RECOMMENDED THESE DOCUMENTS CLEARLY DEMONSTRATE THE APPLICANT'S KNOWLEDGE USING LINUX AND PYTHON.
    Hourly Rate: 9.50
    Monthly Rate: -
    Hours per Week: 15-20
    Starting Date: ASAP
    Ending Date: UPON GRAD
    Work Schedule: VARIES W/CLASS SCHEDULE - MONDAY - FRIDAY
    For an Interview Contact: HTTP://WWW.CAIT.ORG/STUDENTPOSITION1688
    Dept / Address: CAIT/HORRABIN HALL-NO UNSCHED WALK-INS
    Phone: NO CALLS

  • Regular Student Employment

    Position: 1683
    Date: 2/15/2017
    Job: COUNSELOR
    Position: 3-5
    Duties: TO ASSIST THE SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM ASSISTANT IN THE SUPERVISION OF PARTICIPANTS AND THE ORGANIZATION OF RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES FOR SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMS. NUMBER OF COUNSELORS NEEDED IS DEPENDENT ON ENROLLMENT NUMBERS. PROGRAMS OFFERED BY THE OFFICE OF STUDY ABROAD AND OUTREACH INCLUDES:
    DISCOVERING THE WORLD THROUGH SCIENCE
    ART: COLORFUL MINDS & CREATIVE HANDS
    GIRLS PLUS MATH


    • MAINTAIN APPROPRIATE STANDARDS FOR THE SAFETY AND DISCIPLINE OF PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS
    • BE IN RESIDENCE OVERNIGHT WITH PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS
    • ORGANIZE AND SUPERVISE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES
    • ATTEND A PRE-PROGRAM TRAINING SESSION FOR THE COUNSELING STAFF
    • PARTICIPATE IN STAFF MEETINGS AS NEEDED
    • WHEN A PROGRAM TAKES PLACE IN THE RESIDENCE HALL: ASSIST THE SEP ASSISTANT IN THE PREPARATION OF THE FACILITIES FOR CHECK-OUT BASED ON RESIDENCE HALL RULES
    • WHEN A PROGRAM TAKES PLACE AT HORN FIELD CAMPUS: UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR AND SEP ASSISTANT, FACILITATE THE CLEANING PROCEDURES REQUIRED FOR CHECK-OUT; INCLUDING CLEANING (AND GETTING THE PARTICIPANTS TO CLEAN) THE FACILITIES TO HORN FIELD CAMPUS SPECIFICATIONS AND TO THE SATISFACTION OF THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
    • TRANSPORT PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS VIA 15-PASSENGER VAN, IF NEEDED
    • ASSIST THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR IN TRANSPORTING SUPPLIES VIA 15-PASSENGER VAN, IF NEEDED


    Qualifications: • ABILITY TO HANDLE AN EMERGENCY SITUATION PROPERLY
    • ABILITY TO WORK WITH DIFFERENT AGES GROUPS AND PERSONALITY TYPES
    • PRIOR EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH CHILDREN PREFERRED
    • VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE
    • EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS

    Hourly Rate: $225/PRG
    Monthly Rate: -
    Hours per Week: 40
    Starting Date: 5/30/2017
    Ending Date: 7/21/2017
    Work Schedule: SUNDAYS - FRIDAYS (3 PM - 8 AM)
    For an Interview Contact: SALLY ADAMS - SA-ADAMS2@WIU.EDU
    Dept / Address: STUDY ABROAD AND OUTREACH
    Phone: -

Western Illinois University Is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer