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OULN Distance Learning and Computer Services Department
Student Workers
Computer Services at Ohio University Southern is now hiring new student employees for distance learning, open computer lab, IT, and TASC lab areas. Please come by IT, Academic 210, to pick up and complete an application.
Basic computer skills
Working knowledge of Catmail and Blackboard
Be enrolled at OHIO University Southern
Be able to work evenings
Ability to work without close supervision
Good time management skills
Ability to work with the public
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to follow confidentiality policies
Strong work ethic
Ability to multi-task
MUST maintain at least a 2.0 GPA to apply and to remain part of the Computer Services Staff.
Applications are available in the IT department, Academic 210.

Student Assistant


The Business Office is seeking a part-time student employee to provide clerical assistance and support. This individual should possess a high level of communication skills, work with minimal supervision, pay attention to detail, possess the ability to prioritize tasks and maintain confidentiality as well as professionalism. Good work ethic, dependability and a positive attitude are required.
  1. Perform routine clerical duties such as filing, word processing, photocopying and     answering the telephone.
  2. Use BobcatBUY and/or Concur to pay invoices, process travel and order supplies.
  3. Maintain confidentiality when dealing with all personnel and business information.
  4. Maintain a positive, professional attitude at all times and work well with other departments.
  5. Perform data entry on various types of Excel documents.
  6. Run errands as requested.
  7. Perform other duties as assigned.
  1. Must be a current undergraduate student that is enrolled at least part-time (6 credit hours) and is in good standing at Ohio University Southern with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
  2. Must have a valid driver’s license.
  3. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft word and Excel. Testing will be performed.
  4. Must be able to perform duties independently with minimal supervision.
  5. Must be customer service oriented.
  6. Must be able to commit 15-20 hours per week during the school year.
Please send resumes to:
Noel Payne
Accounting Support Specialist
OUS Business Office

Student Assistant

Job Description


The successful applicant will be expected to perform a variety of duties, requiring a high degree of initiative, accuracy, judgment, knowledge, discretion, and confidentiality. The applicant has a central role in assisting in coordinating and executing activities related to the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion and the new dual enrollment program (College Credit Plus.)
  • Assist in the planning, organization and execution of a variety of programming initiatives focused on diversity and inclusion
  • Assist students, families, and staff by providing accurate information regarding College Credit Plus
  • Assist with planning and coordinating meetings, events, correspondence
  • Provide office support such as mailings, front desk coverage, filing
  • Provide various levels of clerical assistance for the Dean’s Office as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Professional, detail oriented, organized
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good telephone voice, articulate, demonstrating courteous telephone etiquette.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to adhere to work rules, follow directions, use time effectively and work productively without close supervision
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel highly recommended.
  • Punctuality, reliability, and dependability
  • Must have a strong commitment to fostering diversity
  • Currently enrolled OUS student
  • MUST maintain at least a 2.0 GPA to apply and remain part of the staff
  • In good academic standing with a clean judicial history
  • Professional, neat appearance and good hygiene. 
  • Able to work evenings on an as needed basis.
  • Valid driver's license
Submit your resume along with three references to Robert Pleasant at


Student Assistant

Student Success Center

Duties and Expectations:
  • The duties include, but are not limited to, scheduling testing, answering the phone, taking payments, making appointments, and answering questions.
  • Other duties may be required.
  • Must be enrolled at least part-time at Ohio University Southern.
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Excellent Computer Skills
  • Excellent Communication and Customer Service Skills
  • In good academic standing with a clean judicial history
  • Professional, neat appearance and good hygiene. 
  • Able to work evenings and weekends on an as needed basis.
  • Must be able to work Mondays 9am-2pm, Wednesdays 9am-2pm, and some Saturdays 8am-12pm
  • Valid driver's license
Pay and Hours:      
  • Minimum wage of $8.10 per hour and may work up to 20 hours per week depending on the needs of the department.
Submit your resume along with three references to:
Ashlie Bailey at




The Office of Student Services

Student Ambassador

Job Description

Job Function

Ohio University Southern Ambassadors are student leaders.  Ambassadors are responsible for welcoming prospective students and guests to OUS as well as providing quality customer service to current students seeking assistance.  Ambassadors promote school spirit and a positive image of OUS through campus tours, recruitment events, and through communication with prospective students by phone, e-mail, and in-person.  

Job Duties
  • Work as a student leader in promoting Ohio University Southern and providing accurate information to potential new students and family members.
  • Assist in the coordination of various outreach activities including, but not limited to, open houses, workshops, resource fair, campus days, and welcome week.
  • Visit local high schools for recruitment events.
  • Represent the university at various community outreach functions and events.
  • Communicate with prospective students via phone and email.
  • Conduct timely and effective follow up with all prospective students.
  • Schedule and provide group and individual campus tours to university guests.
  • Assist students in admissions process.
  • Assist with New Student Orientation.
  • Assist with various on-campus events.
  • Responsible for maintaining knowledge of admissions deadlines and requirements.
  • Work productively and cooperatively with all members of the university community.
  • Attend and participate in all required trainings as assigned.
  • Work in the front office/lobby area as needed.
  • Assist with general office work as needed.
  • Perform any additional duties as assigned by the Office of Student Services Staff.


General Requirements
MUST be a current OUS student
MUST maintain at least a 2.5 GPA to apply and remain part of the Ambassador Program
MUST be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours per quarter (exception summer semester)
MUST have attended OUS for at least one semester
MUST be able to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment
Have a valid driver’s license and ability to travel. 
MUST be able to work evenings and weekends
The student must be able to work 20 hours per week, as needed, which may include evening and weekend on-campus and off-campus events.
Additional Skills and Qualifications Needed to Perform Job
Applicants should be prepared to become experts on Ohio University Southern official information packet, programs, and history.  Have the ability to ask and answer questions clearly and to make prospective students feel comfortable is essential for the position.

Good communication skills (oral and written)
Basic computer skills
Experience of/or willingness to make presentations
Ability to work without close supervision
Strong organizational skills
Good time management skills
Ability to work with the public
Excellent customer service skills
Good telephone voice, articulate, demonstrating courteous telephone etiquette
Able to follow office procedures and directions
Able to keep all information about students and student issues confidential


Desired Personal Characteristics
Positive attitude
Commitment to excellence customer service
Ability to work as an effective and productive team member
Leadership ability
Strong work ethic
Ability to multi-task
Ability to be tactful and diplomatic in all situations
Respect for diversity and inclusion
Willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done
PRIDE in Ohio University Southern
To Apply
Application packets are available in the Office of Student Services.




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