Student Jobs

How to apply:

  1. View the job descriptions below to determine which type of positions suit you
  2. Check each job that would you like to apply for and click "Begin Application"
  3. Fill out and submit the job application

Currently hiring:

Accepting applications, but not hiring immediately:

Job Descriptions

Classroom Support Specialist (CTS)

The classroom support specialist position is responsible for supporting faculty in their use of technology in the classroom. This position will take phone calls from faculty and try to resolve the call over the phone and if necessary then visit the classroom to further help the faculty member. Students interested in this position must have exemplary customer service skills, and a good grasp of technology. Hourly rate starts at $9.00/hr.

Computer Support Specialist (DFS)

The Computer Support Specialist is responsible for troubleshooting software and hardware problems involving workstations and peripherals. The applicant will need to be able to lift a minimum of 35 pounds. Routine computer maintenance tasks will also be performed on a daily bases. Networking tasks that will occur are as follows:  installation of Network Interface Cards, activation of network drop(s), setting up and troubleshooting of TCP/IP services, and coordinating with the Operations Center network diagnostics. On the job training will be provided.

Applicant must have a basic knowledge of computer hardware and software. Good customer services skills are required. It is essential for Applicants to communicate effectively and listen perceptively with customers, management, and co-workers. Hourly rate starts at $8.50/hr. Work study is required. Resume is required.

Graphic Designer (Student)

The Office of Information Technology is seeking applicants to join our team as a student graphic designer.

The student graphic designer will assist in the department’s internal and external communication and marketing efforts by helping to create graphics for print (brochures, postcards, flyers, training manuals) and digital media (social media, presentations, etc.)

Our style is clean and simple, with heavy use of icons and typography. We have the occasional need for illustration, photography, and video work too, if you have experience in those areas. 

Skills you need:

  • Graphic design and Adobe Creative Suite experience
  • Strong work ethic to produce quality work and meet deadlines, ability to adapt to changing priorities, willingness to embrace new technologies and tools
  • Great communication and teamwork skills

What else you need to know:

  • You must be a UNLV student in good academic standing with the university.
  • The starting wage for this position is $10/hour, with regular opportunities for increases.
  • We’re flexible with scheduling, but we need someone who can dedicate at least 10 - 15 hours a week to the job.

How to apply:

To apply, please complete the graphic designer online application (you’ll have a chance to attach a resume and up to three examples of your work there if you’d like), or contact oitcomm [at] unlv [dot] edu for more information.


IT Help Desk (CS)

The IT Help Desk assists faculty, staff and students with most technology accounts (UNLVMail, Rebelmail, WebCampus, ACE, Wireless, etc.) and with computer technical support. We are looking for hard working; customer service oriented and motivated individuals. Work schedules are flexible and studying is acceptable during quiet times. We provide training on various computer and support skills!

Have you built your own computer? Do you know the difference between an IP address and a MAC address? Are you the go-to tech in your family? Apply today!

We are currently accepting applications from qualified individuals that are available to work 4 - 5 hour shifts per day, 15-20 hours per week, Monday through Sunday between the hours of 7:00 am - 11:00 pm.

Starting pay begins at $8.50/hr.

Lab Monitor (ITS)

We're always looking for helpful lab monitors. Interested students should have some knowledge of Microsoft Office, Rebelmail, WebCampus, and Web browsers (Firefox, and Internet Explorer). Lab monitors maintain lab security, ensure patrons can access the hardware and software provided within the lab, answer phone calls, monitor printers, and care for the overall appearance of the facility.  Lab monitors may complete homework while on duty, as long as it does not negatively impact their work performance.

This is a good opportunity to brush up on your computer skills, help students with computer questions, and get paid for it.
We staff one lab 24/7, for those who prefer to work late nights or early mornings (based upon your availability and interest).

Position rate starts at $8.25/hr.

OIT Unit Internship - Enterprise Applications***

***Must be a student within the Lee School of Business.***
The intern will: Analyze and document existing job schedule in the myUNLV application. Review compiled data and make recommendations on reporting and / or specifications for job tracking application.     
  1. To assist with the analysis and documentation task, the intern will be:
    1. Provided access to appropriate myUNLV environments and tools and be given instruction on how to use those tools.
    2. Provided access to a Google site for storage of all created deliverables.
  2. The intern will be responsible for:
    • Gathering a list of all jobs and jobsets.
    • Creation of a daily, weekly and monthly job schedule diagram.
    • Identification and documentation of the data available relating to job scheduling.
    • Agenda preparation and minutes of any job scheduling meetings.
  3. The intern will engage in regular meetings with the Enterprise Applications mentor to discuss progress on the internship activities.
The intern will work with the internship mentor to develop a capstone project that will further his or her knowledge and professional skills. The project should produce a tangible artifact for the intern’s portfolio or resume (e.g., Job scheduling documentation, job tracking requirements, etc.).
Objectives for the Internship
At the completion of the internship the intern will be able to:
  • Research and document job processing schedules
  • Create diagrams showing the daily, weekly and monthly job schedules
  • Prepare and present specifications for job tracking application
  • Understand job processing in myUNLV
   Additional Information:
  • Internships can range from 10 to 25 hours per week
  • Most internships require a minimum of 150 hours each semester.
  • Internship hourly rates range between $10.00 to $15.00

OIT Unit Internship - Identity Management***

***Must be a student within the Lee School of Business.***

The intern will: Analyze Identity and Access Management (IAM) processes / workflows to recommend ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Prepare reports to support audits of access control and user information.

  1. To assist with process improvement, the intern will be:
    1. Provided IAM access and be given instruction on how to use the system.
    2. Provided access to process documentation and diagrams
  2. The intern will be responsible for:
    • Reviewing existing identity processes and workflows
    • Consult with service stakeholders to obtain process details
    • Organizing and preparing process flow documents, presentations, and other reporting as needed
    • Performing gap analysis, highlight trends and IAM efficiency opportunities
    • Reports on key metrics for IAM operational effectiveness
    • Writing meeting minutes
    • User account maintenance
  3. The intern will engage in a weekly meeting with the Identity Management mentor to discuss progress on the internship activities.

The intern will work with the internship mentor to develop a capstone project that will further his or her knowledge and professional skills. The project should produce a tangible artifact for the intern’s portfolio or resume (e.g., process improvement plan, etc.).

Objectives for the Internship

At the completion of the internship the intern will be able to:

  • Ability to translate complex technical concepts into documentation.
  • Understand IAM concepts
  • Create process diagrams
  • Prepare and present process improvement plans  
  • Describe complex process interactions and predict outcomes

   Additional Information:

  • Internships can range from 10 to 25 hours per week
  • Most internships require a minimum of 150 hours each semester.
  • Internship hourly rates range between $10.00 to $15.00

Operation Support Administrative Student (OS)

The Operation Support Administrative Student is responsible for providing general clerical support to Office of Information Technology. Duties will include answering phones, filing, typing documents, routing mail, processing office documents, and other duties assigned. Qualifications needed are working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint and the familiar use of a PC keyboard. Candidate must be comfortable using the internet and Web based applications. Must be dependable, organized, have good communication and writing skills. Excellent customer service skills. Friendly and positive demeanor. Hourly rate starts at $9.00/hr.

RebelCard Front Desk Agent

RebelCard is more than official campus identification. Students, Faculty, and Staff can deposit money on their RebelCard and use it as RebelCash for dining on campus, for vending machines, and at a number of restaurants and shops both on and off campus.

RebelCard Front Desk Agents are responsible for making and replacing RebelCards and UNLV Student Recreation and Wellness Center cards while providing excellent customer service and promoting meal-plans, dining dollars, and RebelCash products.  Excellent customer service skills are required and cash handling and sales experience is preferred.

The RebelCard office is open:

  • Monday: 8:00 a.m - 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m

The hourly rate starts at $8.50/hr.

Student Network Technician (NDE)

Assist Network Development & Engineering (NDE) staff with maintenance, installation, upkeep, inventory control, tracking, replacement of network hardware, and office equipment. To provide excellent service, the employee will: listen to customer and understand their needs; demonstrate an eagerness to help; help customers solve problems; maintain a professional disposition; be approachable, respectful, and team-oriented; take ownership of inquiries and assignments; provide updates for customers; and be familiar with the basic operations of the university in order to serve customers effectively. Preferred freshman/sophomore class standing. Hourly rate starts at 11.000/hr.

Student Office Assistant 1 (HWB)

Student Office Assistant 1

The Student Office Assistant 1 for the Front Desk of the Herman Westfall Building (HWB) serves as initial point of contact for visitors, answers phones, and provides general clerical support.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Greets persons entering the Office of Information Technology, determines the nature and the purpose of visit, and directs or escorts them to the specific destinations.

·         Operates a multi-line telephone, screens and forwards calls, provides information, takes messages and distributes messages in a timely manner.

·         Refers non-routine questions and inquiries to the supervisor.

·         Prepares outgoing mail and sorts/distributes incoming mail.

·         Files and maintains confidentiality at all times.

·         Transmits information or documents to staff and students, using computer, mail or fax machine.

·         Provides information about the university such as the location of departments or offices.

·         Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

·         Knowledge of MS Suite (Word, and Excel)

·         Dependable, and flexible schedule each semester

·         Organized with good communication and writing skills

·         Excellent customer service and a cooperative attitude along with a friendly and positive demeanor are essential as well.


·         Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license to operate golf carts.

·         Enrolled in at least 6 credit hours to be eligible for student employment and have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater.

Office of Information Technology business hours are Monday –Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

·         Hours needed for coverage are as followed (subject to change each semester)

o    Monday & Wednesday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

o    Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Hourly rate starts at $9.00/hr.

*** Please note, if you should experience an error message when applying please forward your resume and contact information to Eva Perez eva [dot] perez [at] unlv [dot] edu (subject: Student%20Office%20Asst%201%20Application) ***


Supply Support Specialist (OS)

The Supply Support Specialist is responsible for providing support to OIT Supply Technicians.  Responsibilities include: receiving computer equipment and parts, data entry, create and update work orders, inventory, and other assigned duties.  Qualifications needed are working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access.  Must be very attentive and precise in data entry, dependable, organized, have good communication and writing skills. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.  Hourly rate starts at $9.00/hr.

The Support Office is open Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Support Administrator (SEA)

Duties range from directly supporting our initiatives, equipment, and customers, to working with management to develop and provide innovative technology-based consulting solutions. This position will be a part of the Systems Engineering & Administration (SEA) unit and will be responsible for hardware/software installations, troubleshooting, and repair, handling support calls, processing clearance and account requests, asset management and auditing, work orders tracking, basic IT consulting and presentations, software installation, and documentation support.

The position has a maximum of 19.5 hours of work per week during the spring and fall semester, and 29.5 hours during semester breaks, depending on the needs of the unit. Students must be enrolled in 6 or more credits at UNLV, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 at the time of application, and 2.0 for continued employment. The incumbent must be willing to work at least two and a half standard workdays (8:00am - 5:00pm with 1 hour unpaid lunch) or three six-hour shifts per week. Strong written/oral communication skills in English are required. 

Candidates possessing strong customer service skills and technical aptitude are encouraged to apply regardless of formal technical experience. Training and mentorship will be provided, however, experience with hardware troubleshooting, Active Directory, Windows OS, Apple OS X, Linux, Microsoft Office, web browsers, mobile devices, scripting languages such as Powershell and Shell Scripts, understanding of TCP/IPv4 concepts, and IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), is desired/preferred/advantageous. Hourly rate starts at $9.00.