Slippery Rock University

About Slippery Rock University

Welcome Slippery ROCKERS, we are so glad you are here!

Search Slippery Rock University for student employment opportunities all over campus.

All positions are contingent on a successful background check, and the completion of mandatory DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion), Protecting Youth, and Title IX Harassment Trainings.

Students can work up to 20 hours a week during the academic year, and 37.5 hours per week during breaks (winter, spring, and summer).

Students must be registered for at least 6 credits in order to be eligible to work.

Educational Benefits and Desired Outcomes of Student Employment:
• Ability to gain marketable job skills and develop interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to manage and balance school, work, social and personal responsibilities
• Develop effective verbal and written communication skills
• Learn the importance of working as a team
• Build self-confidence and work ethic
• Further develop interpersonal skills
• Learn the importance of customer service
• Develop multitasking skills needed for success in a busy work environment
• Understand the importance of taking initiative and being flexible and adaptable
• Learn to work collaboratively with other office staff members to accomplish common goals
• Complete work assignments in a timely manner
• Learn the significance of office politics and how to interact positively with supervisors and co-workers
• Develop computer proficiency in word, access, excel, and any specialty software used by specific offices
• Learn how to problem-solve, think analytically, and take initiative
• Understand the importance of being punctual and bringing a positive attitude to the workplace
• Dress appropriately for the work environment
• Acquire time management skills by learning how to balance academics, employment and social life

For general assistance with Student Employment and Handshake contact 724-738-2069 or


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May 2019 - August 2019 Slippery Rock, PA
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