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If you're a current student looking for a job on campus, check out the listing below and contact the supervisor directly to apply.

If you are a new student who has been awarded work study through financial aid please fill out the application.

2021 Summer Job Openings

Academics: Living the Questions

Job Title: Summer Staff, Living The Questions
Contact: Jenna Thompson, 651-242-3909, jet93755@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - Anderson Center
Date Posted: February 1st, 2021

Bethel invites undergraduate students to apply for either a counselor or activities staff position for Living The Questions, Bethel’s Youth Theology Institute. Summer staff will gain and enhance leadership and ministry skills in mentoring, small group facilitation, service learning, program management, and supervision. As part of the summer staff, you will walk along-side high school youth as they engage in theological reflection, participate in service learning, and explore their calling.

Click Here to apply. Email jet93755@bethel.edu for a job description. Applications and references are due February 21, 2021.

Hours: 6-10/week
Start Date: July 9th, 2021
End Date: July 17th, 2021
Pay Rate: $600 Stipend
Transportation: Student may need to use personal vehicle when the shuttle is no longer running. 

Facilities Management

Job Title: Summer Grounds Crew
Contact: Josh Gerth651-638-6200, j-gerth@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - 3900 Campus
Date Posted: March 10th, 2021

Facilities Management is hiring students for the summer Grounds Crew. Students will assist the staff with campus lawn care, general grounds cleanup, athletic field maintenance, landscaping projects, road maintenance, and various campus grounds projects. Applicants who have experience operating lawn care equipment, farm equipment, or enjoy doing physical outdoor work are encouraged to apply.

Hours are Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 3:30pm. Click Here to apply online or pick up an application in the Facilities Management office (HC 100).

Hours: 40/week
Start Date: May 24th, 2021
End Date: August 20th, 2021
Pay Rate: $11.00/hour

Facilities Management

Job Title: Summer Residence Halls Maintenance & HVAC Teams
Contact: Julie Curtis651-638-6200, j-curtis@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - 3900 Campus
Date Posted: March 10th, 2021

It's not too early to look for summer employment! Facilities Management has opportunities for Residence Halls Maintenance & HVAC Teams. These positions will provide support to Residence Halls Maintenance staff and the HVAC staff.

Available positions and responsibilities are:

  • Inspection Team: Perform maintenance inspections & basic repairs
  • Moving Team: Deliver and set-up furniture in Bethel residences
  • Painting Team: Paint interiors of campus buildings & residences
  • HVAC Team: Change filters, clean coils in residences & campus buildings.

The most important qualification is a willingness to serve the Bethel Community this summer. Although background skills in these areas are a plus, they are not a prerequisite; we will train you.

Hours are Monday-Friday, 7:00-3:30 pm. Click Here to apply online or pick up an application in the Facilities Management office (HC 100).

Hours: 40/week
Start Date: May 24th, 2021
End Date: August 20th, 2021
Pay Rate: $11.00/hour

Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion   

Job Title: Summer Community Work-Study
Contact: Tanden Brekke612-205-4723, t-brekke@bethel.edu
Location: Frogtown and Summit-University Neighborhoods (St. Paul, MN)
Date Posted: March 11th, 2021

Looking for a summer job with opportunities for leadership development, partnership with powerful community organizations, and expanded networks?

The Bethel Frogtown/Summit-University Partnership is hiring summer student workers to work full time this summer! Students will work with community organizations including the Urban Farm & Garden Alliance and Live Organically addressing inequalities in our food system. Projects will include youth development programming, farming, administrative tasks, selling produce at local farmer's markets, and event planning.

Click Here to check out the full job description & Click Here to apply online today!

Hours: 40/week
Start Date: June 1st, 2021
End Date: August 15th, 2021
Pay Rate: $11.25/hour¹
Transportation: Student will need to use a personal vehicle to get to the Frogtown and Summit-University neighborhoods. Students may be able to carpool with other student workers.

University Advancement

Job Title: Student Stewardship Officer Lead
Contact: Adel Irwin, 651-638-6990, a-irwin@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - Anderson Center
Date Posted: May 5th, 2021

In this role you will reach out to members of the Bethel community and thank them for their generosity, deepen the relationship, identify passions and interests, and share your Bethel story so they can hear how their giving is impacting Bethel students. You will engage directly with donors on the phone and via Zoom video calls. You will communicate with donors through email and handwritten notes. You will track all your donor interactions in the database. (Your supervisor will provide call and email scripts.)

This role will provide you with opportunities to build your interpersonal communication skills, fundraising experience, decision-making, storytelling, and professional speaking skills. This role is a great addition to your resume that will be highly regarded when entering the job market.

A successful Student Stewardship Officer is well-spoken, a good listener, engaging with attention to detail, enjoys communicating with different people, is self-motivated and fun!

Hours: 6-10/week
Start Date: May 24th, 2021
End Date: August 14th, 2021 (our preference would be for this student to work through the school year as well)
Pay Rate: $11.25/hour
Transportation: Student may need to use personal vehicle when the shuttle is no longer running. 

Academic Development & Operations

Job Title: AD Team Assistant
Contact: Kara Wicklund651-635-8077, k-wicklund@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - Anderson Center
Date Posted: May 5th, 2021

Assist instructional designers with curriculum design projects. Adjust course design documents for proper and effective formatting, audit student workload in courses, and create syllabi and Moodle course sites that represent best practice for a variety of delivery formats. Collaborate with the Academic Development team on additional tasks as needed.

Position requires attention to detail, motivation to meet deadlines, collaborative communication, organized thinking, proactive problem solving, and basic familiarity with a variety of technologies (e.g. Moodle, Google Apps, YouTube, and Microsoft Office).

Click Here to access the application. An interview is required; details are provided when an application has been submitted.

Hours: 15/week (varies)
Start Date: May 23rd, 2021
End Date: August 20th, 2021
Pay Rate: $10.50/hour

2021 Fall Job Openings

Career Development & Calling

Job Title: Career Ambassador
Contact: Brittany Daniel651-638-6460, brittany-daniel@bethel.edu
Location: Bethel University - 3900 Campus
Date Posted: April 1st, 2021

Responsible for assisting with the office with front desk responsibilities that include greeting and scheduling clients, triaging phone calls, and clerical duties. In addition, the Career Ambassador will be creating marketing material for events, checking department email, and serving as ambassadors to the office by advocating services to peers.

Hours: 5-7/week
Start Date: August 30th, 2021
End Date: May 21st, 2022
Pay Rate: $10.50/hour

BUILD Program

Job Title: BUILD Job Mentor
Contacts: Ryan Anderson, 651-638-6976, ryan-anderson@bethel.edu
Location: Varies (On & Off-Campus)
Date Posted: May 5th, 2021

Job Description: Job Mentors promote independence by providing on-the-job coaching and support for students in the BUILD program during their internships.

Overview of Job Duties:

  • Work alongside students in the BUILD program and assist them in completing the tasks required of them at their jobs/internships
  • Promote independence by removing support when possible - as students develop independence and need less support, please understand that your hours may be decreased
  • Assist students in staying focused and motivated on the job
  • Listen, recognize positive strides, and remind students of the progress they are making.
  • Help correct behaviors and processes that are not working well, and help establish new approaches to overcome barriers or challenges when the original plan is not working effectively
  • Provide daily feedback to BUILD Internship Supervisor to track the student’s progress and hours
  • For off-campus internships, provide transportation of students to and from work in a Bethel vehicle
  • Other duties as assigned

To apply, complete an application and a member of the BUILD staff will then reach out to schedule a brief interview. Placements will be made based on your availability and the interns' work schedules.

Hours: Varies (about 2-12/week)
Start Date: August 14th, 2021
End Date: May 23rd, 2022
Pay Rate: $10.50/hour


Off-Campus Jobs

Contact the Office of Career Development and Calling.

Location: CC322
Email: career-development@bethel.edu
Phone: 651-638-6460

Part-Time Jobs