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Federal College Work Study Student (Mechanic Assistant)

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Position Details

Classification Information

Title Code 7560
Job Category Student
Min Salary or Wage $8.50 hourly
Mid Salary or Wage $11.75 hourly
Required Education

Presently enrolled for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done. For work eligibility during a summer term, a student must be enrolled for at least six (6) graduate or undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done or pre-registered at least 6 undergraduate semester hours or 9 graduate semester hours for the upcoming fall term; must be in academic and financial aid good standing as demonstrated through the Office of Financial Aid and the college.

Required Experience

No prior experience necessary

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Must have basic beginning computer and customer service skills with an ability to follow directives and support the hiring department as needed

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)


Wage per Hour

Department Information

Department Name Transportation Center
Department Location Transportation Services
Department Phone Number 936-261-1140
Department Fax Number 936-261-9727
Department Address P. O. Box 519; Mail Stop 1423, 1190 Reda Bland Evans St., Prairie View, TX 77446

Position Information

Posting Title Federal College Work Study Student (Mechanic Assistant)
Academic Year 2016-2017
Semester Spring
Funding Type Work Study
Academic Classification Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
# of Students 4
Preferred Education

Enrolled in at least 6 credit hours at Prairie View A&M University.

Preferred Experience Requirements


Department Skills Required Summary

Moderate knowledge of MS Office. Have customer service skills; telephone courtesy ability to learn & take on new tasks.

Special Requirements Summary


AA/EEO Statement

Prairie View A&M University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number STU00737JP
Posting Summary

Work Study Student Mechanic Assistant will assist Mechanics in day to day activities & job duties.

Open Date 02/28/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant


Special Requirements

Work Study

Background Check Required Yes
Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have federal work study?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you worked any study hourly or work study positions at Prairie View A&M University before?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you presently enrolled in at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Award Letter
  4. Detailed Class Schedule
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application