Federal Work Study (Jonesboro Campus)

Job description

Federal Work-Study is a program that provides jobs for undergraduate and graduate students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay for college expenses. Full-Time and Part-Time students of ASU-Newport are eligible for Federal Work Study Employment.An Application for Federal Work Study Employment must be completed to apply for any vacant position. In addition, a resume may be attached. **All Federal Work Study candidates must also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).**
If you are a person with a disability and need accommodation(s) in the application process, please notify the Office of Financial Aid of your requirements.
The following Federal Work Study positions are available. Please note in your application if applying for a specific Federal Work Study position:

  • Science Lab Assistant
  • Library Monitor/Assistant
  • Student Affairs Generalist (2 positions)
  • Social Media Specialist (Marketing)
  • Assistant (Economic & Workforce Development Dept.)
  • Building Maintenance
  • Custodial Maintenance
  • Welding Assistant

Library Monitor/ Assistant

The Library Assistant is responsible for maintaining daily library functions. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


  • Check out books
  • Assist patrons in locating materials
  • Shelve books
  • Shelf reading
  • Assist patrons in using equipment
  • Assist patrons with using databases
  • Perform light housekeeping duties
  • Other duties as assigned

Student Affairs Generalist-Newport (2 positions)

The Student Affairs Generalist is responsible for assisting in the daily operations and functions in the Student Affairs offices on the ASUN Newport campus. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


  •  VCSA Office help
  •  Answering phones
  •  Greeting and directing guests
  •  Scanning, making copies, filing
  •  Assist the staff as needed
  •  Perform light housekeeping duties
  • Conduct campus tours
  •  Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

§ Work Study eligible

§ Familiar with MS Office

§ Good organizational skills

§ Strong attention to detail


Social Media Specialist

Economic & Workforce Development Assistant



Lab Assistant

Building Maintenance

Maintenance Work

Custodial Maintenance

Custodial Work




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Posted: 5/4/2021
Application Due: 8/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time