Part Time On Campus

All NNU students are eligible to apply for work on campus. Students are encouraged to apply for positions of interest by following the directions listed in each posting. Each student working on campus is required to do the following before starting any on-campus employment:

  1. Complete an I-9 (citizenship) form and present acceptable documents at the NNU Switchboard.  You will want to plan ahead and bring the acceptable I-9 documents with you to NNU, in order to not delay your hiring process.   This procedure cannot be done by mail and must be completed within 3 days of being hired. 
  2. Complete a W-4 Withholding form at the NNU Switchboard.
  3. Complete the Student Employment Authorization form with the hiring department.

First-time students are encouraged to work no more than 15 hours per week at any job or combination of jobs on campus.  If you were hired to work 10 hours per week at the current minimum wage, you could earn approximately $2,200 over the academic year. 

Help Desk Technical Assistant Application -- see description below
Audio/Video Technical Assistant Application -- see description below
Ambassador Application -- see description below
Ambassador Reference Form -- see description below

Chapel Monitor for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

The job of Chapel Monitor is the greeter for the worship hour. The job includes but is not exclusive to:

  • Giving oversight to computers and answer questions as students scan in/out of chapel.
  • Assisting the chaplains with maintaining a sense of worship during the chapel hour which could mean interaction with peers.
  • Assisting the Chapel Secretary with managing attendance.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Friendly.
  • Able to multi-task.
  • Willing to encounter and potentially confront peers.
  • Independent and reliable with their own schedule.

  • Opens: 04/27/2015
  • Closes: 09/04/2015
  • Rate of Pay: 7:75 - 8;00/hr.
  • Hours/Days: 1 hr / 3 days per week
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: Applications are available from Traci in the Office of Spiritual Formation. Interviews will be conducted during finals week.
  • Employer Name: Office of Spiritual Formation
  • Employer Phone: 208-467-8530
  • Employer Mailing Address: 623 S. University Boulevard Nampa Id, 83686
  • Employer Contact: Traci Alonzo or Michelle Kuykendall
  • Email Address:
  • Website:

NNU Ambassador

NNU Ambassadors are current NNU students with a desire to help represent the University to prospective students. Ambassadors work directly with the Admissions Office to host campus visitors, contact prospective students, and maintain student based media.

MAJOR DUTIES: ‚ÄčTo help campus visitors feel welcome, safe, and informed by:

  • Guiding campus tours
  • Housing students
  • Talking with parents and students about NNU
  • Walking students to class and/or chapel
  • Sitting with students at meals in the Dex
  • Shuttling students to the airport
  • Being involved in prospective student recruiting events (i.e. Explore NNU, Main Event, college fairs, etc.)
To help the Admissions Office maintain regular contact with prospective students by:
  • Making recruitment phone calls to prospective students weekly
  • Initiating email communication to prospective students as needed
  • To help with other duties as assigned and as needed by Admissions personnel

Skills and Qualifications

  • Enrollment as an NNU student in good standing
  • Desire to represent the University positively
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Flexible schedule and willingness to be available on short notice
  • Comfortable speaking on the phone to prospective student and parents
  • Basic computer/internet competency
  • Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Demonstrated reliability and punctuality
COMPENSATION: Pay will start at Idaho minimum wage or your ending wage from last spring

  • Opens: 04/21/2015
  • Closes: 04/27/2015
  • Rate of Pay: Idaho Minimum Wage
  • Hours/Days: Part time
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: Applications must be submitted by 5pm on Monday April 27th. Click on the link at the top of the page to access application forms.
  • Employer Name: NNU Office of Admissions
  • Employer Phone: 208-467-8645
  • Employer Mailing Address: 623 S University Blvd Nampa, ID 83686
  • Employer Contact: NNU Office of Admissions
  • Email Address:
  • Website:

Maintenance Helper

Provide assistance to the maintenance department on campus. Install lights, deliver tools/supplies.

Skills and Qualifications
Would prefer a student from the Engineering department, though not a requirement.

  • Opens: 08/25/2014
  • Closes: 05/04/2015
  • Rate of Pay: $7.25/hours
  • Hours/Days: Mon-Fri
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: Please apply in person at 410 E Florida (NNU Facilities). Bring your class schedule when you come, with the hours you would be available between 8AM-5PM.
  • Employer Name: NNU Facilities
  • Employer Phone:
  • Employer Mailing Address:
  • Employer Contact: David Shultz
  • Email Address:
  • Website:

Student Custodian

Clean in various areas on campus. Report to Custodial Supervisor at NNU Facilities.

Skills and Qualifications
Willingness to learn, follow directions, adhere to a set schedule.

  • Opens: 08/25/2014
  • Closes: 05/08/2015
  • Rate of Pay: $7.25/hour
  • Hours/Days: Mon-Fri, some Saturdays
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: Please apply in person. There will also be a follow up interview. If you are hired there will be a schedule set up that will work for your class schedule as well as the building schedule.
  • Employer Name: NNU Facilities
  • Employer Phone: 208-922-0535 or 208-467-8827
  • Employer Mailing Address:
  • Employer Contact: Custodial Supervisor
  • Email Address:
  • Website:

Technical Assistant (Crew)

Like being involved in most events on campus? Have a technical mind set and willing to learn new technology in the events set-up world? Maybe Conference and Events is for you! We are involved in chapel, Boise Philharmonic, outdoor and indoor events and so much more through out the year.

Skills and Qualifications
-Assist with event set-up, operations and strike -Perform lighting and sound design for smaller events -Serve as sound and lighting engineer at events -Move tables, chairs, and other equipment as directed -Assist with venue preparation and clean-up as necessary -Must be available to work some evenings and weekends

  • Opens: 08/08/2014
  • Closes: 06/30/2015
  • Rate of Pay: Range: $7.25-$8.00
  • Hours/Days: Flexible work schedule based on school and extracurricular activities.
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: Please submit resume and introduction letter to Rick Strater, Technical and Artistic Director -
  • Employer Name: NNU Conference and Events
  • Employer Phone:
  • Employer Mailing Address:
  • Employer Contact: Rick Strader, Technical and Artistic Director
  • Email Address:
  • Website:

Help Desk Technical Assistant

The Technology and Media Resources (TMR) Technical Assistants (TA) are the first point of contact for students, staff, and faculty seeking technical assistance for technology related issues. Help Desk TA’s are valuable members of the TMR team serving NNU by providing technical support over the phone, via e-mail, in person, and helping to maintain the smooth operations of NNU’s computer resources.

As a Help Desk TA you will learn valuable workplace skills such as troubleshooting, repairing, and operating computers, software, and office technology that employers will consider a great asset to your resume. Common duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Primary responsibility is user support and customer service.
  • Be present and visible in the Technology and Media Resources and available to individuals requiring technical assistance.
  • Respond to questions from callers, walk-ins, or remotely.
  • Assist students, staff, and faculty with technology issues in offices, classrooms, residence halls, and the computer labs.
  • Learn fundamental operations of commonly used software, hardware, and other technology.
  • Follow standard TMR operating procedures.
  • Accurately log all customer issues using the Footprints ITS (Issue Tracking System) ticketing software. Also, provide solution to existing tickets.
  • Attend all Technology and Media Resources training sessions.
  • Become familiar with available help resources; stay updated on campus technology changes or issues; become familiar with NNU policies, services, and staff.
  • Direct calls to appropriate TMR staff or other departments, as necessary.
  • Maintain discipline and decorum in TMR and assigned work areas.
  • Frequently required to do physical work such as moving and installing computer workstations and monitors. Must be capable of carrying 50lbs.

Copy and paste this web address to access the application:

Skills and Qualifications

  • Friendly presence and helpful attitude; good interpersonal skills and ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to provide technical support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, previous customer service experience strongly desired.
  • Good problem solving skills; ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it.
  • Ability to handle constantly changing flow of traffic; remain productive during slow times, be able to multitask effectively during busy times, exercise patience and professionalism during stressful situations.
  • Ability to work responsibly with or without direct supervision.
  • Working knowledge of common operating systems and software applications. Adequate familiarity with equipment found in NNU computer facilities.

  • Opens: 08/08/2014
  • Closes: 05/08/2015
  • Rate of Pay: $7.75/hour
  • Hours/Days: min. 4 hours/week
  • Type of position: Part Time (On Campus)
  • How to apply: After completion of application (see link to application in description), please scan and email to: or Mail to: Attn: Margie Watson Technology and Media Resources Northwest Nazarene University 623 S University Blvd Nampa, ID 83686
  • Employer Name: Technology and Media Resources
  • Employer Phone: 2084678111
  • Employer Mailing Address: 623 S University Blvd Nampa, ID 83686
  • Employer Contact: Margie Watson
  • Email Address:
  • Website: