Summer 2022 Vacancies

Available Positions – 20

Available Hours – 10300

Available Terms – All Summer

Job Duties –

  • Retail Sales
  • Smoothie Bar
  • Shipping and Receiving

Please contact Susan Buckmaster

Available Positions – 2

Available Hours – Flexible

Available Terms – All Summer

Job Duties –

Assist Education Abroad Advisor with administrative duties, including –

  • Planning for Fall student events,
  • Study abroad information sessions
  • Advertising
  • Decorating
  • Organizing
  • Other duties, as assigned

Please contact Kathryn King


Available positions – 6

Available hours – 40 per week

Available terms – July 25 – August 22

Job duties –

Assist International Student and Scholar Advisor with international student orientation. This position would be ideal for someone who does not have another labor position at this time.

Please contact Malakye Anderson.

Available Positions – 3

Available Hours – Up to 30 hrs a week

Available Terms – Summer Term

Job Duties –

  • Scanning
  • Mail runs
  • Errands
  • Office cleaning
  • Possible data entry

Job Requirements

  • Dependable

Please contact Cheryl Hinkle

Available Positions – 1

Available Hours – 20-40 hrs/week

Available Terms – May Term, Summer Term

Job Duties –

  • Office work
  • Filing
  • Assisting in reconciling budget lines
  • Assisting with mail
  • Answering phones
  • Printing/copying/scanning, etc.

Please contact Jenna Zimmerman

Available Positions – 3

Available Hours – 40 hrs/week

Available Term – All Summer

Job Duties –

  • Water plants
  • Weeding
  • Planting

Job Requirement –

  • Able to work outside

Please contact Rosemarie Adams

Available Position – 3

Available Hours – 40 hrs/week

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties –

Support the creation and operation of the YDC Summer STEM camp for rising 6th through rising 9th graders. Beginning in June, we will create curriculum materials, and plan the camps, which will happen during the last part of June. Following the camps in July, we will evaluate their impact and draft a report for the BURS event scheduled during the following fall term.

Please contact Jon Saderholm

Available Positions – 1-2

Available hours – 40

Available Term – May Term

Job Duties –

  • Clerical/office work -answering phones, mail runs, data entry.
  • Event operations – making nametags, setting up event spaces/decor, welcoming guests to campus, etc.

Please contact Julianna O’Brien

Available Positions – 2

Available Hours – Open

Available Terms – Summer Term

Maintain cleanliness of all areas of Ecovillage, to include-

  • Commons House common area, Kids room, Mail room, Laundry room, Bathrooms
  • Maintain cleanliness of grounds and compactor area
  • Help with other outside work as needed
  • Clean apartments

Job Requirements –

  • Positive Attitude of Respect
  • Willingness to learn and take on additional responsibilities
  • Learn to communicate well with supervisor and other team members
  • Able to physically complete the requirements of lifting, bending, etc.

Please contact Sharonda Steele

Available Positions – 1

Available Hours – 8a-5p

Available Terms – All Summer

Job Duties –

  • General office duties: phone, printer, scanning, entering work orders, filing, copying, scanning.
  • Using softwares like DocuSign, Outlook, Excel, Banner, and TMA daily.
  • Support the FM accountant day to day.

Job Requirements-

  • Ability to sit for long periods
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to learn software quickly

Please contact Stephanie Turner

Available Position – 1

Available Hours – 20

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties –

Processing Duties: Under the direction & supervision of the processing archivist, the archive worker will be asked to assist in identifying and describing records held within niche special collections; potentially supporting outreach activities including blogging or digital exhibitions.

General Duties- Archives workers operate as a team to assist the Special Collections and Archives staff with registering patrons, researching patron reference questions, shelving special collections and archival materials, arranging and describing archival collections, minor book repair, and other duties as assigned. Workers are expected to be service-oriented, friendly and able to follow detailed instructions.

Work Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 9 am and 5 pm. Tuesday and Thursday between 9 am – 7pm.

Special Collections and Archives does not offer weekend hours.

Please contact Peter Morphew

Available Positions – 1

Available hours – 20/week

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

  • Transcribing voice recordings to create text files of oral history interviews.
  • Editing or entering metadata for preserved media files in Hutchins Library’s Digital Archives.

Job requirements –

Position requires a high degree of focus, attention to detail, ability to closely follow directions, a knack for editing and error recognition, and ability to listen carefully to voice recordings for extended periods of time. Position works closely with the Sound Archivist, Harry Rice.

Please contact Harry Rice

Available Positions – 7

Available hours – 40/week

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

Feed, water, check health, and move livestock on pasture including broiler chickens, layer chickens, hogs and beef cattle. Mow the yard, use a string trimmer, clean and repair fence rows.

Job requirements –

An attitude and desire to learn about food production in a local system.The ability to withstand Kentucky summer weather.

Please contact Bob Harned

Available Positions – 1

Available hours – 400

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

Recycling and Solid Waste coverage for the Berea College campus

Job requirements –

Must have drivers license (cart training or defensive driving completed.) Be able to lift 25-30 pounds.

Please contact Kevin Long

Available Positions – 1

Available hours – 10/week

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

Maintain general office functionality; do mail runs, cleaning of office, conference room, pantry; maintain electronic signage (Bright Signs) as requested by faculty; reconcile budget statements with p-card and other transactions.

Job requirements –

Familiarity & comfort with Excel, Word; ability to learn new programs (Bright Signs). Ability to work with faculty & staff. No special physical requirements.

Please contact Alice Hooker

Available Positions – 10

Available hours – 2000

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

May include but not limited to: Crop production: plant, harvest, weed, water, deliver and deliver produce. Cash handling for plant and produce sales. Grounds care: mow and maintain lawn areas. Facilities: keep buildings clean and well organized. Record keeping: All students have some responsibility to fill out checklists for record keeping.

Job requirements –

  • Willingness and ability to assist in all labor functions associated with Berea College’s commercial style organic gardens and greenhouse including 6 acres of certified organic, 8 unheated hoop houses, 2 heated greenhouse, blueberry, strawberry, blackberry plantings, lawn care, and basic facilities work.
  • Ability to do physically demanding and repetitive work. Workers need to be able to stand or walk for long periods or time, and need physical mobility allowing them to bend, kneel, and reach. Ability to see and handle tiny objects such as seeds and insects.
  • Ability to use power equipment.
  • Ability to work outdoors during almost all kinds of weather.
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects up to 50 lbs regularly, and heavier objects with help.
  • Tolerance to common allergens such as pollen, mold, dust, plants, and insect bites of stings.

Please contact Janet Meyer

Available Positions – 15-17

Available hours – 35-40/week

Available Term – All summer

Job Duties –

Looking for 3 full-time for the whole summer and an orientation team of 10-12 from July 15- August 16.

To assist in the planning and preparation of the incoming international students. Including, but not limited to, answering emails, participating in orientation, preparing meals, scanning, filing, etc.

Job requirements –

  • Willingness to learn about and work with diverse populations.
  • Ability to drive a vehicle, but not required.
  • BC Defensive/Van driving Ability to follow a recipe

Please contact Kye Anderson

Available Positions – 3

Available hours – 20-40 each

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties –

  • clean the center
  • set up and take down for events
  • greet visitors from the display area desk
  • interpret information for the public
  • educational outreach project work which you design and implement

Job requirements –

  • willingness to clean
  • willingness and ability to work as a member of a team
  • ability to take initiative
  • willingness to learn to work with the public
  • willingness to share the work of the foresters and to learn as much as possible about the BC forest and the FOC

Please contact Wendy Warren

Available Positions – 3

Available hours – 20

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties – Storeroom assistant

  • Some duties include inputting information into computer
  • Putting up deliveries
  • Making deliveries
  • Sweeping
  • Taking inventory.

Job requirements –

  • Must have driver’s license

Please contact David Mchargue

Available Positions – Minimum 2

Available hours – TBD

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties – Bellman, Front Desk Help

  • TBD

Job requirements –

  • TBD

Please contact Donna Brewer

Available Positions – 3

Available hours – TBD

Available Term – Summer Term

Job Duties – Office Assistant

  • Deep cleaning of office
  • Coverage of front desk
  • Phone coverage
  • Paper filing
  • Customer service

Job requirements –

  • N/A

Please contact Brittany Ash