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Student Employment Opportunities

How to apply for on-campus student employment job opportunities:

  • On each job advertisement there will be a named "Contact." This contact should be contacted according to the indicated "Method of Contact" to set-up an interview.
  • Jobs can be located on any of the college campuses. On each advertisement particular attention should be paid to the "Campus." This indicates the particular Daytona State College campus the job assignment would be located.

Job Title: Lab Assistant           
Department:  Physical Science         
Campus:  DB     
Funding:  FWS  
Hours per week: up to 20
Pay per hour: $7.93 
Times needed:  8am- 5pm Mon - Thurs, Fri 8am-11am  (Flexible)

Contact:   Mrs. Judy Mason  
Method of contact:   Call 506-3762, In Person Bldg. 410 Rm. 246, email masonj@daytonastate.edu  

Purpose of job:  To prepare, set-up, breakdown chemistry laboratory experiments.


  1. Assist in the preparation (locating materials and equipment) and setting up Science Labs.              
  2. Knowledge and use of first aid equipment and all safety procedures including location and use of SDS - Safety Data Sheets in Science Prep Room.      
  3. Responsible for keeping work areas clean and spill free.
  4. Use of  computer for documentation and inventory purposes.       
  5. Responsible for keeping lab classrooms and prep area clean and organized.       
  6. Run errands, picking up instructional videos, copied materials, items from store.            
  7. Responsible for reporting to the Science Lab Manager any problems pertaining to Science Labs.
  8. Assist in maintaining inventory supplies and equipment.            

Job Qualifications: 

  • Must have completed both BSC 1010 and/(or be enrolled) in Chemistry 1025           
  • Must be able to safely work with chemicals
  • Must be able to follow both oral and written instructions           
  • Must be able to bend carry, lift and climb
  • Must be present, punctual, and able to perform the assigned duties             

Job Title: Math Tutor           
Department:  DASS / Educational Talent Search        
Campus:  Deltona / DeLand rotation as needed     
Funding:  IWS 
Hours per week: 5 - 10
Pay per hour: $7.93 
Times needed:  Hours Vary Mon - Thurs 3pm - 6pm, one Sat per month if necessary

Contact:   Mrs. Ivelisse Pagán  
Method of contact:  Phone (386) 785-2084, email PaganI@daytonastate.edu  

Purpose of job:   To provide Math (Algebra I and II, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus) tutoring services to participants of the Educational Talent Search program (middle and high school students).


  1. Attend tutor orientation.
  2. Provide academic support in the area of Math. The tutor will serve on both the Deltona and DeLand campuses on different days of the week. The tutor may be required to rotate between campuses as needed, and he/she may be compensated for his/her travel time.  
  3. Maintain an accurate record of student attendance, punctuality, and tutorial session content.
  4. Other duties relevant to the job as assigned, such as follow-up phone calls and light office work.

Job Qualifications: 

  • Must be a Daytona State College student in good academic standing.
  • Requires the recommendation/s of at least one math instructor.
  • Experience in service clubs.
  • TRiO alumni or Student Support Services participants are encouraged to apply.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse student population.
  • Needs to be reliable, willing to be patient and understanding, and have the time to come up with effective strategies that will help the students learn the material.

Job Title: Student Assistant I           
Department:  Office of Student Accounts        
Campus:  DB     
Funding:  FWS  
Hours per week: 20
Pay per hour: $7.93 
Times needed:  12noon - 4pm  Mon. - Fri.

Contact:  Mrs. Michelle La Plant
Method of contact:  In Person Bldg. 100 Rm. 102

Purpose of job: To provide assistance to the Office of Student Accounts with all aspects of student services.


  1. Assist with data entry, word processing and spreadsheets.
  2. Answer telephones and greet students.
  3. Direct students to appropriate departments for billing/resgistration problems.
  4. Photocopying, typing, filing and errands to other departments.

Job Qualifications: 

  • Must be able to work under stressful situations
  • Must be computer literate
  • Must possess knowledge of accounting principles
  • Must be able to work independently, effectively and professionally
  • Must possess office skills 

Job Title: Lifeguard           
Department:  Health, Wellness, and Athletics        
Campus:  DB     
Funding:  FWS or IWS 
Hours per week: 10 - 20
Pay per hour: $7.93 
Times needed:  6am - 7:30pm Mon-Fri, Sat 9am-1pm (Flexible)

Contact:    Mrs. Nancy Homan
Method of contact:  Phone (386) 506-3838, In Person Bldg. 310 Rm. 103

Purpose of job: To ensure safety & well being of the Aquatic Center patrons, including surveillance of pool and surrounding areas. Provide first aid and emergency care utilizing certificate skills as needed. Assist with daily operations of the Aquatic Center.  


  1. Communicate effectively with patrons and other staff members.
  2. Provide emergency care when needed.
  3. Provide lifeguarding for the facility and its patrons.
  4. Perform cleanup and maintenance of Aquatic Center pool area, locker facilities and classroom.
  5. Assist Athletic Department staff with a variety of tasks during athletic events.
  6. Assume responsibilities of opening & closing of Aquatic Center, restrooms, and locker facilities.
  7. Facility equipment care, cleaning and maintenance.
  8. Appear professional/wear life guard uniform.
  9. Other duties as assigned by the Aquatic Center Specialist and/or Coordinator.

Job Qualifications: 

  • Certified American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR for the professional rescuer
  • Must be able to swim 300 yards and retrieve 10 lb object from minimum of 7 ft depth
  • Must possess good interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Must be interested in providing water safety
  • Must have a flexible schedule, be able to work nights and/or weekends
  • Be dependable and prompt in attendance

Job Title: Office Assistant II
World Languages & Speech
Campus: DB
Funding: FWS
Hours per week: 20
Pay per hour:
Times needed:
8am - 5pm Mon-Thurs (Flexible)

Contact: Diane Mathers
Method of contact: phone (386)506-3811, Bldg. 340/ Rm. 213A, MatherD@DaytonaState.edu

Purpose of job: Assist the office of World Languages & Speech with the needs of students and faculty, as well as other department duties involving other disciplines.


  1. Assist instructors when necessary.
  2. Assist current and prospective language students.
  3. Assist during department meetings.
  4. Update communication boards.
  5. Make copies as requested.
  6. Stock classrooms with needed materials.
  7. Perform other duties relevant to the job as assigned by department.

Job Qualifications:

  • Advanced English and second language grammar skills
  • Excellent computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Thinks both creatively and critically
  • Reliable and patient
  • Respectful and sensitive to cultural and linguistic diversity

Job Title: Peer Tutor
Department:TRiO Upward Bound Program
Campus: Deltona
Funding: IWS
Hours per week: Up to 20
Pay per hour: $7.93
Times needed: Tues. and Thurs. 3 pm - 6 pm; two Sat. per month from 9 am - 3 pm

Contact: Alice Marlles
Method of contact: phone 789-7344, In person Bldg. 104 Rm. 001, MarlleA@DaytonaState.edu

Purpose of job: Provide tutoring and related academic support services for the Upward Bound Program students in the following areas: Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus); Science (Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics); Foreign Language; English Literature and Writing.


  1. Tutor subject areas for which qualified.
  2. Conduct small-group and individual learning sessions.
  3. Inform staff of student problems and progress.
  4. Encourage post secondary education.
  5. Assist faculty in classrooms on Saturdays.

Job Qualifications:

  • Must be a Daytona State College student with at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Must have one instructor recommendation in the subject area to tutor
  • Upward Bound alumni or Student Support Services students are encouraged to apply

Job Title: Note Taker, Reader, Scribe
Department: SDS/Auxiliary Learning Aid
Campus: Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona, New Smyrna,
Funding: FWS and IWS
Hours per week: Up to 20
Pay per hour: $ 7.93
Times needed: 8am-5pm Mon-Friday - (Flexible) Some Evenings possible

Contact: Mrs. Cindy McAvoy
Method of contact: By phone 386-506-3238, by email McavoyC@DaytonaState.edu or in person in Bldg. 100 annex Room #108

Purpose of job: To assist students on a daily basis to become academically successful.


  1. Take legible notes in class, read classroom materials and tests, scribe/type for disabled student.
  2. May be assigned to do interim note taking should the disabled student's note-taker by absent; may also be assigned as a reader for testing purposes.
  3. Maintain confidentiality at all times regarding student, office records, and information.
  4. Perform all tasks with a friendly, professional work attitude at all times.

Job Qualifications:

  • Punctuality and dependability to attend assigned classes.
  • Provide at least one faculty reference.
  • Complete all required employment documents prior to beginning employment if selected for the position.
  • Complete contact form for each assigned session
  • Professional business attire; no jeans, shorts, or flip flops.
  • Provide advance notice if unable to attend assigned session.
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Last updated: 2014-10-23T19:00:24.462Z