Student Employment

We're hiring! Below you'll find information about our open student positions.

Marketing Assistant / Videographer

For questions about this position, contact Maria Ruiz, Student Relations and Outreach Coordinator, at askhousing@calstatela.edu.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This position will take initiative for photography and videography for our department's website and social media accounts. Must be able to write scripts, film, direct people and edit. Design graphic images and layout for the Office of Housing and Residence Life publicity, including posters, fliers, banners and emphasis on social media and creating Housing and Residence Life videos (for our website and social media). Work with After Effects and other editing software, Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Publisher and Microsoft Office. Take initiative and responsibility; think creatively and share ideas. Confer with peers and supervisors to discuss and determine layout and design. Determine size and arrangement of artwork and copy, select style and size of type. Work closely with production staff. Communicate clearly and effectively verbally, in written form and with images. Must pay attention to detail and respond well to critical feedback. Proofread and other content-related tasks. Handle project management and enjoy being a team player. Other publicity duties as needed may include giving tours of the housing complex to prospective students and families, taking pictures at Housing and Residence Life events and assisting with movie programming for the Housing and Residence Life channel. Additional duties may include covering the front desk area and mail room, answering phones and other office duties as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be familiar with editing software. 

  • Must have good oral and written communication skills

  • Be dependable

  • Have good attendance.

  • Graphic design experience a plus. 

OTHER DETAILS

  • Hours: 10-20 hours per week, some Saturdays
  • Job ID: 7075
  • Job Reference #: 101479787
  • Wage: $11 per hour

APPLICATION

You can print the application and submit it to the Office of Housing and Residence Life. A complete packet includes the following:

  • Student Employment Application
  • Unofficial Transcript (GET)  
  • Class Schedule with notes of other time commitments (other job, volunteer work, etc.) 
  • Resume (optional)  
  • Links to your video work or photography samples from your portfolio (optional)

DEADLINE TO APPLY

Monday, April 3 at 5 p.m.