Employment

Wells College is located in the scenic Finger Lakes region of central New York, known for its beauty and high concentration of outstanding colleges and universities.

The village of Aurora is centrally located and provides easy access to metropolitan, cultural, and educational centers - 25 minutes from Ithaca; 1 hour from Rochester and Syracuse; 2 ½ hours from Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Canada; and 5 hours from New York City.

Full-time employees are eligible for a wide range of benefits including health and life insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, long-term disability insurance, EAP, course attendance, dependent tuition benefits, 11 paid holidays and vacation, sick and personal time off.

For more information, please contact:
Kit Van Orman
Director of Human Resources and Business Services
Wells College
Aurora, NY 13026
Phone: 315.364.3317
Fax: 315.364.3295
Email: hr@wells.edu

If you are interested in applying for an open position, please complete an application and return it to wellsjobs@wells.edu.

Employment Application

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Wells College is a small selective co-educational liberal arts college located in central New York. The College is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons. Wells College seeks to promote diversity in all of its hires; under-represented populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

Custodian

Wells College seeks applicants for the full time position of Custodian. Duties include but are not limited to: routine manual work and special projects involving the overall care of on and off campus buildings and to insure a clean and safe environment for residents, faculty, staff and visitors. Successful candidate will be highly motivated, a self-starter and willing to work nights and weekends. Must be capable of moving heavy objects and occasionally lift at least 75lb. Valid NYS Drivers License with no current moving violations. Some previous experience preferred. Applications will be accepted at the Human Resources Office between 9:00am and 3:00pm, Monday through Friday; electronically sent to: wellsjobs@wells.edu or mailed to 170 Main Street, Aurora, NY 13026 until the position is filled.  The College is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all person regardless of (but not limited to) race, color, religions, ethic or national origin, sex, age, varying physical and mental abilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, or political beliefs. The College is also committed to compliance with all applicable laws regarding non-discrimination. No phone calls please.

Positions are posted as they become available. Please check back often.

Student Employment Position for Fall 2017

 

NOTE:  “Returning Students” are those students that have worked on campus before.  “New Students” are those students that have NOT worked on campus before or are just arriving this Fall.  

 

POSITION TITLE                             (NUMBER OF POSITIONS AVAILABLE)

 

Off Campus Study Assistant (.5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Dispatch Assistant (4)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Computer Lab Assistant (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

 Help Desk Assistant (6)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Photographer (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Graphic Designer (.5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Writer (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here 

 

Social Media Specialist (3)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Student Life Assistant (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Student Life Event Staff (5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Building Trades Assistant (6)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Photo Studio Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Studio Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Art Gallery Assistant (4)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Advancement Office Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Advancement Event Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Alumni Relations Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Aurora Preschool (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Financial Aid Assistant (1.5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Secretarial Services Assistant (print/copy room) (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Business Office Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Sustainability Program Assistant (1.5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Registrars Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Athletic Training Assistant (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Athletic Multimedia Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                       New Students Apply Here  

 

Athletic Event Assistant (6)

Returning Students Apply here                           New Students Apply Here

 

Theater/Tech Assistants (5)

Returning Students Apply here                             New Students Apply Here

 

Book Arts Center (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

College Store (6)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Peer Tutor/Writing Center (14)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Math Clinic (5)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Aurora Library (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Theater/Dance Assistant (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Emily Howland After School Program (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Ceramics Assistant (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Admissions Tour Guides (9)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Admission Tour Guide Supervisors (2)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Student Caller/Admissions Ambassador (3)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Post Office Assistant (7)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Head Lifeguard (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Lifeguard/Children’s Swim (10)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Schwartz Athletic Center Front Desk (17)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Schwartz Athletic Center Front Desk Supervisor (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

Experiential Learning and Career Services Assistants (1)

Returning Students Apply here                              New Students Apply Here

 

 

 

 

Positions are posted as they become available. Please check back often.

Nondiscrimination Policy

Wells College is committed to establishing and maintaining a safe and nondiscriminatory educational environment for all College community members. It is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in matters of admission, employment, housing, and in access to and participation in its education programs, services, and activities. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, religion, disability, creed or any other protected class. Discrimination and sexual harassment on any of the bases covered by state or federal antidiscrimination statutes is unlawful and a violation of Wells College policy.

This policy prohibits sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual assault, and intimate partner violence against Wells College community members of any gender, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation. This policy also prohibits gender-based harassment that does not involve conduct of a sexual nature.

The College has grievance procedures for any individual who has experienced harassment or discrimination and wishes to pursue resolution. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination may be referred to the College's Title IX Coordinator and/or to the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights:

Kit Van Orman

  • Manager of Human Resources and Business Services
  • Macmillan 206
  • Telephone: 315-364-3317
  • Email: kit@wells.edu

New York Office

  • Office for Civil Rights
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • 32 Old Slip, 26th Floor
  • New York, NY 10005-2500
  • Telephone: 646-428-3900
  • FAX: 646-428-3843; TDD: 800-877-8339
  • Email: OCR.NewYork@ed.gov

Wells College promises a relevant liberal arts and sciences education. Intellectually challenging. Reinterpreted for today. Classroom teaching combined with hands-on learning. Wells graduates enter the world prepared for successful futures.

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