Support Staff Positions

Support staff are employees of the University who are paid on an hourly basis, eligible for overtime pay, and whose duties are primarily non-managerial in nature.

Augustana welcomes applications for the following Support Staff positions:


Title: Substitute Teacher
Department: Campus Learning Center

The Augustana University Campus Learning Center is currently recruiting for Substitute Head Teachers. These positions could occur in classrooms for children 1- to 3-year olds or in classrooms for 3- to 6-year-olds.

The Campus Learning Center is open from 7:30 a.m. — 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A teaching position could be for a five-hour or eight-hour shift, and could be for one day or several days in a row.

A Bachelor's Degree is preferred in Early Childhood, Elementary Education or Special Education.

Application Procedure: Applications will be accepted until qualified candidates are identified. Interested applicants should complete an employment application and send it electronically to humanresources@augie.edu .


Title: Campus Safety Officer
Position Type: Part-Time
Department
: Campus Safety

Augustana University is currently accepting applications for a part-time safety/security officer. Qualifications include having a safety/security background, strong customer service skills, and an interest and ability to work with university students.

The schedule is every Sunday and Monday 4:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m., and every other Saturday from 4:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.  This position averages 20 hours per week.

This position will remain open until filled.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Interested applicants should complete an employment application and send it electronically to humanresources@augie.edu.


Title: Grounds Keeper
Position Type: Full-Time
Department
: Buildings and Grounds

Augustana University is currently accepting applications for a very reliable individual to work in our Grounds area full-time.

REQUIREMENTS

Responsibilities include gardening, mowing, and general care for outside appearance of the University. Experience in snow removal operations for streets, parking lots and sidewalks a plus. Working with heavy equipment and minimal machine maintenance is preferred.

This individual must be extremely dependable with the ability to be on-call during inclement weather. High school graduate or GED a minimum.

Augustana University offers an excellent benefit package including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, tuition remission, vacation, sick time accrual and holiday pay.

Application Procedure: This position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants are to complete an employment application and submit it electronically to humanresources@augie.edu.


Title: Custodian

Position Type: Full-Time
Department: Buildings and Grounds

Augustana University is currently recruiting for a full-time custodian to work the day shift, 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Position specifications include: Assure that daily cleaning schedules and procedures are followed closely, assure that work/assignment areas are clean and that equipment tools, supplies, etc., are properly stored at all times; vacuum, dust, and clean glass surfaces; clean public restrooms; clean laundries; clean theme houses; and pick up and deliver supplies and materials.

Additional areas of responsibility: Follow all established safety procedures and precautions; maintain Augustana in good repair, ensuring a safe, clean and orderly environment; keep work areas free of hazardous conditions (i.e., grease/oil spills, sawdust, excess supplies, etc.); assure that established Infection Control and Universal Precautions practices are followed when performing housekeeping procedures; use and handle chemicals, compounds, solvents, etc. According to OSHA established guidelines; follow established disaster safety policies and procedures; must possess the ability to make independent decisions, to follow instructions, and to accept constructive criticism; must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, students, family members, visitors, government agencies/ personnel and the general public; must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc., and maintain the appearance of the housekeepers work areas; must have the ability to minimize waste of supplies, misuse of equipment, etc.; must possess the ability to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing housekeeping practices; must be able to effectively communicate in the English language; Housekeeping Department has several different shifts as Augustana University is a 24/7 campus.

The individual must possess, as minimum, a High School Diploma or GED Certificate. No previous experience required but prior background in related fields helpful, with proven history.

Augustana University offers an excellent benefit package which includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, tuition assistance, vacation, sick and holiday pay.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications will begin to be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants are to complete an employment application and send it electronically to: humanresources@augie.edu.


Address for sending resumes:

Human Resources
Augustana University

email: humanresources@augie.edu
Email submissions are preferred.

~OR~
Human Resources
Augustana University

2001 S Summit Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57197

Telephone: 605.274.4110
Fax: 605.274.5547


Augustana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Title IX Employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. Augustana University is committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community. Submission of official transcripts may be required upon employment. Finalist candidates must satisfactorily complete pre-employment background check.