Work Study Jobs

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT-- 
Please check with the financial aid department for the most up to date information on FWS funds available before applying.  

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Federal Work Study (FWS) means JOBS on campus for students. It is a form of federal financial aid. To be eligible, you must:

  • have a complete FAFSA on file at MCC

  • have an unmet financial need

  • enroll in at least six (6) credit hours 

  • meet satisfactory academic progress

To determine your eligibility for this program, please go to the Enrollment Center and visit with the Financial Aid department to receive your FWS eligibility (green) slip. 

Please review the student steps to obtaining a FWS job.  In addition to the steps listed, you will need to apply to the FWS pool through our online HR system.  Please visit the Maricopa Jobs website to apply (job id: 310454).  If you need help navigating the Maricopa Jobs website, or assistance with job searching techniques, please visit building 36N on the Southern and Dobson campus and ask the Career Services front desk staff for assistance (or call 480-461-7592).  

FWS Job Openings   

Financial Aid Assistant - Financial Aid - Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Welcome students to the Enrollment Center, triage and answer enrollment and registration questions, assist students with self-service computer stations, answer questions about filling-out the FAFSA and related forms, provide clerical assistance (document scanning, filing, and data entry), may be assigned to special projects, other duties as assigned.

Pay Rate: $12.00 per hour, up to 19.5 hours per week

To Apply: Download and complete application. Submit completed application and résumé to Julie Yen, julie.yen@mesacc.edu. If hired, will need to also apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454).

Office Assistant - Athletics - Summer/Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Basic clerical duties such as data entry and document filing.  Must have good oral and written communication skills and work well with others.  Other job duties as assigned

Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour.  15.5 - 19.5 hours per week

To Apply: Contact Ontonio Ballard at 480-461-7517 or visit the Athletic Department in building PC-56 on the Southern and Dobson Campus.  You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.

Student Gardener - Rose Garden / M&O - Summer/Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Assist with general maintenance of the Rose Garden at Mesa Community College.  Seeking someone who is safety conscious and interested in horticulture or related subject matter and has

  • Experience pulling weeds, pruning, fertilizing, trash pick up, and/or watering
  • The ability to lift 50 pounds and operate mechanical equipment
  • The ability to work independently and responsibly
  • The ability to work well with others (volunteers and public)
  • An interest in working outdoors between 5:30am and 1:30pm in varying temperatures

Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour, up to 19.5 hours per week depending on availability

To Apply: Applications are available  upon written request to rosegarden@mesacc.edu.  Questions?  Please call 480-461-7022.  You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.

Assistant Teacher - Children's Center - Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Prefer student who is an education major and who has experience.  Assists lead teacher in preschool classroom with setting up activities, engaging with small children, and cleaning up.  Prefer if individual has a fingerprint clearance card.  Must have a negative TB test and be able to provide either a high school diploma, transcript, or GED.  The MCC Children's Center is part of Quality First, accredited by NAEYC, and is licensed by the State of Arizona. 

Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour, up to 19.5 hours per week depending on availability

To Apply: Applications are available online or in person at the Children's Center.  The completed application can be dropped off in person or emailed to kristina.bliss@mesacc.edu or rita.covert@mesacc.edu.  We ask that you provide your résumé and school schedule along with your application to help figure out hours if hired.  You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.  

Student Enrollment Assistant - Enrollment Services (Admissions & Records) - Summer/Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Welcome students to the Enrollment Center, answer enrollment and registrations questions, provide general information and direct to appropriate services; assist students using self-service computer stations, create student ID cards, and operate virtual waiting line technology; assist with special events and projects; provide general office support (ie: document scanning, filing, data entry); assist students via phone and email. Multiple positions available.

Pay Rate: $11.00 or more per hour (based on eligibility), up to 19.5 hours per week

To Apply: Download and complete the Enrollment Center FWS application. Submit the completed application, a cover letter, and your résumé to Admissions and Records in the Enrollment Center Building (EC39). If you have questions you can email admissionsandrecords@mesacc.edu. You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.

America Reads Tutor - Center for Community and Civic Engagement - Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Successful applicants will attend an orientation, attend a mandatory weekly meeting on Fridays from 1pm - 2pm, commit to work at one school with a set group of students for one year, complete or test out of RDG091, and be willing to help plan events such as Scholastic Book Fair and Dr. Seuss' Birthday

Pay Rate: $11.50 per hour

To Apply: Stop in the Community and Civic Engagement office in the lower level of building 35N (room 016) to pick up an application.  If you have questions you can email christin.franco@mesacc.edu or call 480-461-7459. You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.  

Community Engagement Assistant - Center for Community and Civic Engagement - Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Customer Service, assisting with events, typing, filing, making copies, and using your personality to promote the department and its events at tabling opportunities on campus.  Applicants must be reliable team players.  Only positive minded students need apply.

     Two work schedules available:

  • Schedule 1: Monday - Thursday (11:15am - 2:45pm) and Fridays (11:15am - 2:30pm)  Total = 17.25 hrs/wk
  • Schedule 2: Monday - Thursday (2:30pm - 6pm) and Fridays (1pm - 5pm)  Total = 18 hrs/wk

Pay Rate: $11.50 per hour

To Apply: Stop in the Community and Civic Engagement office in the lower level of building 35N (room 016) to pick up an application.  If you have questions you can email vickie.gallegos@mesacc.edu or call 480-461-7243. You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.    

Office Assistant - Counseling - Summer/Fall 2019

Duties Include:  Perform various clerical duties which may include reception, customer service, answering phones, scheduling appointments, data entry, screening documents for accuracy and completeness, written correspondence, email, filing, and other duties as directed.  There are 2 or 3 positions available.   

Pay Rate: $11.00 per hour, up to 19.5 hours per week

To Apply: Stop in office to pick up application.  Bring proof of FWS award (which can be obtained from Financial Aid), Summer/Fall 2019 class schedule, and a copy of your résumé.  You will also need to apply through the district HR system (job ID# 310454) for any FWS job.

 
 

MCC Federal Work-Study Supervisors

Use the FWS Job Order Form. Complete the form and forward to Career Services for posting.  Please also remember to let us know when you have filled an opening, so we can keep our records current.  Make sure to review and complete all items on the Supervisor checklist.