Work Study Jobs


Student FWS Forms 2016-17

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 (may vary for summer FWS)

To determine your eligibility for this program, go to MCC Enrollment Services and get your "FWS eligibility slip."

Student Procedures to getting a Federal Work Study job.

 If you need assistance with job search techniques, please visit the Career Services front desk in the Thunderbird Student Success Center (building 36N) on the Southern and Dobson campus.

FWS Job Openings

America Reads Tutor - Center for Community & Civic Engagement

Duties: The America Reads Program encourages tutors to help elementary-age children read well and independently.
Successful applicants will:

  1. Attend an orientation
  2. Attend mandatory weekly meetings on Fridays from 2:30pm - 4:30pm where you will be trained on reading techniques to use with children inthe classroom
  3. Commit to work at one school with a set group of students for one year
  4. Complete or test out of RDG091
  5. Be willing to help plan events such as Scholastic Book Fair and Dr. Seuss' Birthday

Pay rate: $10 per hour, 10 hours per week.

To Apply: Contact Amanda Gryzkewicz at 480-461-6280 or visit the Center for Community & Civic Engagement in the Kirk Student Center (Lower Level) on the Southern and Dobson campus.  

Office Assistant - Center for Community & Civic Engagement

Duties Include: Customer service, assisting with events, typing, filing, making copies and more.  Applicants must be reliable and a team player.  Only positive minded students need apply.  

Pay rate: $10 per hour, 15.5 hours per week.  Must be able to work the following shifts: Tuesday (10:30am - 4:30pm), Thursday (11am - 5pm), and Friday (10:30am - 2pm)

To Apply: Contact Vickie Gallegos at 480-461-7243 or visit the Center for Community & Civic Engagement in the Kirk Student Center (Lower Level) on the Southern and Dobson campus. 

Office Assistant - English Department

Duties: High quality customer service to prospective and current students, faculty, and other department staff and the general public both in person and on the telephone.  Use various online programs and locate data through file naviation, assistance with photocopying, scanning, and filling out forms, document prep using various computer software programs, campus errands, and other duties as assigned.  Must be proactive and motivated to learn.  Must be able to lift 30lbs.  Previous customer service experience preferred.  

Pay rate: $10 per hour, up to 19 hours per week.  Shift starting at 12pm. 

To Apply: Contact Michale Nadeau at 480-461-7643 or visit the English department front desk in LA-3 on the Southern and Dobson campus

Recycling Collector

Duties Include:  Requires an Arizona Driver's License.  Collect campus recycling while sorting materials, clean recycling bins.  Lifting and outdoor work in hot and cold temperatures.  Must be reliable, communicate effectively with employees, and have an attention to detail.  Fast-paced work. 

Pay rate: $10 per hour, up to 19.5 hours per week.  Flexible shifts Monday - Thursday, must be available between 3-7 hours at a time between the hours of 6am and 3pm.  May be able to work shifts around class schedule.  

To Apply: Download the application here.  Email completed application to Suzi Dodt, Sustainability Coordinator, at

Lab Assistant-Physical Science- Red Mountain Campus

Duties: Physical Science stockroom half time student lab assistant. Responsibilities include assisting lab techs with lab preparation, washing dishes, general cleaning, office, maintenance and other duties as assigned.

Pay rate: $10.00 an hour with available work hours dependent on the availability of the student and will be scheduled around the students class schedule and department need

To Apply: Contact Claire Abbruscato at 480-654-7823

Front Counter Clerk - Community Outreach Center

Duties Include:  This position will be the first point of contact for current and prospective students.  Provide excellent customer service to a diverse population of students, employees and members of the public via telephone, email and in person.  Perform other duties as assigned.  


  • extensive customer service experience
  • experience using effective oral and written communication skills
  • demonstrate experience performing multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail
  • ability to multi-task
  • preferably bi-lingual in spanish

Pay Rate: $10.00/hr. Hours will vary depending on class schedule and need of the office. 18 to 19.5 hour per week

To Apply: Contact Monica Margaillan at 480-461-6140 or visit the Community Outreach Center in building GC54-B on the Southern and Dobson campus

Office Assistant and Tutorial support (3 positions) - Athletics

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

Pay Rate: $10.00 per hour.  15.5 - 19.5 hours per week

To Apply: Contact Sherman Forbes at 480-461-7048 or visit the Athletic Department in building PC-56 on the Southern and Dobson Campus 

Student Enrollment Assistant - Admissions & Records

Duties Include:  Welcome students to the Enrollment Center, answer enrollment and registration 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 (i.e: document scanning, filing, data entry); assist students via phone and by email.  Multiple positions available.  


  • excellent customer service and communication skills
  • experience using computers
  • excitement about MCC
  • a desire to help other students

Pay Rate: $10.00 per hour.  Up to 19.5 hours per week.  Shifts vary: Monday - Friday (8am - 6pm)

To Apply: Download and complete the Enrollment Center FWS application.  Submit the completed application, a cover letter, and your resume to April Colson via email (  If you have questions you can visit the Enrollment Center (building 39) on the Southern & Dobson Campus or call 480-461-7342.  

Student Gardener - Rose Garden at MCC (multiple positions)

Duties Include: Assist with general maintenance of the Rose Garden such as weeding, pruning, watering, trash pick-up, etc.

Pay Rate: $10.00 per hour.  Up to 19.5 hours per week.  Shifts vary: Monday - Friday (5am - 1:30pm)

To Apply: Contact Tanya Smith at 480-461-7200 or visit room AD148 in building AD-42 on the Southern & Dobson campus.   

Front Desk Office Assistant - Instructional Support (Red Mountain Campus)

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. 

Pay Rate: $10.50 per hour.  15-19.5 hours per week.  Shifts vary: Monday - Friday (8am-6pm)

To Apply: Contact Kristina Miller at 480-654-7734 or visit SA276 in the Saguaro Building on the Red Mountain Campus.  

Children's Center - Teacher's Aide (Multiple positions)

Duties Include:  Able to follow directions of the lead teachers and/or director of the Center.

Pay Rate: $10.00 per hour.  Up to 19.5 hours per week.  Shifts vary based on the needs of the center. 

To Apply: Contact Donna Candreva or Rita Covert at 480-461-7082 or visit building 26 on the Southern & Dobson campus.  

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.