Applications for Work-Study Students and Volunteers at the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center

 

RPSEC Animal Care Application (Work-Study Student Employment)

Position: Animal Care Specialist
8-10 hours per week (2:00 – 5:00 PM weekdays; may include some weekends)
$7.25 an hour

Responsibilities include daily feedings, aquarium maintenance, and cage cleanings. Must be willing to handle snakes, turtles, birds, and a small alligator. Must be reliable, punctual, and detail-oriented.

 

RPSEC Office Assistant Application

Position: RPSEC Office Assistant
8-10 hours per week (includes occasional evenings/weekends)
$7.25 per hour

Responsibilities include greeting visitors, answering the telephone, and clerical tasks such as data entry. Good communication skills, computer skills, and professional attire are required. Must be reliable, punctual, detail-oriented, and a self-starter. Experience with web pages and databases is helpful.

 

RPSEC Animal Care Application (Volunteer)

Position: Animal Care Volunteer (generally 2:00 – 5:00 PM weekdays; may include some weekends)

Responsibilities include assisting staff with daily feedings, aquarium maintenance, and cage cleanings. Must be willing to handle snakes, turtles, birds, and a small alligator. Must be reliable, punctual, and detail-oriented.

RPSEC CE-MIST Application

Position: CE-MIST Student Programs Assistant
8-10 hours per week, $7.25 per hour

Responsibilities include assisting RPSEC instructors, setting up classrooms, preparing materials, interacting with children, and providing supervised instruction. Must be available to work mornings at least 2-3 days per week (9:00 AM to noon preferred). Punctuality, reliability, and professional attire are expected.

Please direct inquiries to:
Student Programs
Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
USCA, 471 University Parkway, Box 3, Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 641-3313 from Augusta 278-1967 Ext. 3313

RPSEC@usca.edu


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Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
Center of Excellence in Educational Technology
University of South Carolina Aiken
471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801
803-641-3313

URL: http://rpsec.usca.edu/Applications.html (March 2013)