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Peer Advisor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 08/30/2017
Working Title Peer Advisor
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Administrative/Office Support
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking Peer Advisors. Peer Advisors will support the daily operations of the Advising Center throughout the academic year, including: assisting new first year students and family members during the PittStart summer orientation sessions, staffing the Advising Center front desk, and other duties as assigned. Peer Advisors will work in collaboration with faculty and staff in Undergraduate Studies to deliver personalized assistance to Dietrich School students prior to their declaration of a major.

Job Requirements

Applicants must have successfully completed the Peer Advisor internship course (ARTSC 1900), which is offered during every Spring term.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $8.10
Anticipated Number of Openings 7
Anticipated Hours per Week 5-12
Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Monday – Friday, Flexible

Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location 201 Thackeray Hall
Posting Number S-05457-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter