Student Employment

Student Employment

Student Employment opportunities are provided by the Pacific Union College Payroll Office. Be sure to read the general information section for details. The Student Employment Application can also be downloaded online. For any questions, please contact the Payroll Office at (707)965-7300 (ext. 7300 on campus). If you are an employer looking to post available positions on our website, please include the position description along with your contact information in an email to For full-time employment or internships, please send information to

PUC Employment Application
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Departments On-Campus that Frequently Employ Students
Use this list to find departments that regularly have jobs for students.

Updated: November 20, 2015

PUC Employment

Co-gen/Heating PlantThe PUC Facilities Management Department is now hiring students to work in the Co-gen/Heating Plant. Looking for students who can work at least ten hours a week, can work during the school year and during breaks, are punctual, responsible, motivated, organized, and willing to learn. Duties include, but are not limited to:  On duty monitoring of Co-gen operation, answering phones and radios, relaying messages properly over the phone and/or radio. For more information or to apply call Ellison at (707) 965-7141.

Student Writer Public Relations is currently seeking to expand its team of student writers. Students interested in gaining experience writing news stories and ad copy, editing, and working on a quarterly magazine should apply. Strong writing skills required. Please contact Jennifer Tyner at or call (707) 965-6303.

Bon Appetit – Attention PUC students. Bon Appetit still has student positions open. Please see Karen at the Dining Commons or e-mail her at

Public Safety - Accepting applications from students interested in working as either a Communications Dispatcher and/or Campus Patrol Officer. These are continuous filling/recruitment positions. Although upperclassmen are preferred, all applications can be accepted and students can be employed from all grade levels. Public Safety does perform a background review on all applicants, with specific personal traits expected to include: dependability, reliability, ethical work habits, responsibility, and diligence. If interested, contact Public Safety for a student employment application and relevant job description information. Public Safety’s business hours are 8am - 4pm, Monday through Friday. For more information please call (707) 965-6551.

Off-Campus Employment

Rutherford Grill Join the team of one of the busiest restaurants in Napa Valley. While other restaurants are cutting hours, we’re still hiring full-time and part-time servers and greeters for all shifts, some weekend availability is necessary. We are searching for friendly, energetic, highly-motivated individual who will thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. Candidates should be passionate about high quality food and service. Energy, poise, and sophisticated sense of personal style are important. No restaurant experience is required. Excellent benefits including discounted meals and health insurance and eligibility after six months. Servers earn hourly wage plus tips; potential earnings for greeters starts at $20hr. $500 bonus will be paid upon successful completion of training. Apply in person Monday-Friday between 9:30-11:00 a.m. or 2:30-4:00 p.m. or call (707) 963-1792 to schedule an interview. Business professional attire preferred. Please fill out application prior to interview at Applications are accepted at:  1180 Rutherford Rd. Rutherford, CA 94573.

High School Statistics Tutor Needed Looking for tutor to assist student with assignments as requested by student/parent. Promote independent thinking. Check students work for accuracy or proper execution and provide feedback on improvement. Help motivate and challenge student. Assist with test preparation. Tutor should have higher level of statistics than high school. One to two hours per week. Hourly salary negotiable. $15 + an hour. Immediate start date. If interested please call Desiree Altemus at (707) 337-6876.

Part-time Tutor My eleven year old daughter is in need of a part-time tutor to assist her in class form 8:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. approx. Depending on the day it may be longer. She previously attended St. Helena Public Schools and is currently behind grade level in Math, Reading, and History. Looking for someone who can help academically and is professional. Pay is negotiable $15-18 per hour. DOE. If interested please call (707) 975-3346 or email

Food Service Assistant St. Helena Preschool Program is looking for a Food Service Assistant. Assistant performs duties in connection with food preparation, serving, and clean up at a food site-based service kitchen, and/or classroom. The position requires basic knowledge of institutional quantity food preparation, methods, procedures, storage, display, and service; weights and measures; and kitchen safety and sanitation. Requires sufficient English reading and writing skill to convey menus and details about food items. Requires sufficient human relations skill and ability to work as a productive member of a team and with children and families. This is a part-time position, 3 hours per day, 12 months per year. Pay is $11.20 - $15.95 per hour. To apply go to and click on “JOBS”, then select the position of interest. Complete the online application and scan/attach a cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation.

The Old World Inn Seeking two (or more) students to be night on-call folks. Each shift would include office work (minimal) from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. and then on-call from 11:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. (OK to sleep during this time). We provide an apartment or room for you to sleep on property. Pay is $100 per overnight shift. Ideal for someone who wants to study. Must be reliable and personable (you will, occasionally, be checking in late-arriving guests, which we will train you on). Please send resume or a brief note to Tim Polk, General Manager, at

La Prima Pizza Looking for a cashier and kitchen help. Hiring friendly people! Morning, evening, and weekend shifts available. Will work around your schedule and finals. Employees get 25% discount. Pay is $10/hr. Apply online at or visit the restaurant at 1010 Adams St., St. Helena, CA 94508.

Computer Savvy Part-time Assistant Looking for computer savvy part time assistant who is knowledgeable about social media. I am a real estate agent in St. Helena and I need someone who can help set me up on all social media and who can help with posting social media advertising and blogging. Hours are flexible and can work remotely from school if needed. $20.00/hr. If interested, call Gina at 707-322-1620.

Restaurant Server Sam’s Social Club, a restaurant located at Indian Springs Resort in Calistoga is looking for seasoned servers to work the PM shift. Applicants should have the ability to provide prompt and courteous food and beverage service to restaurant customers, organize the services and timing offered to diners, and ensure the quality of those services. They should always be smiling and maintain a positive attitude even in difficult situations. Full-time or part-time hours offered. To apply forward your resume to

Pool Supervisor Indian Springs Resort is looking for a full-time Pool Supervisor to be responsible for the entire pool operation. This person will open and close the pool as well as hire and train the pool staff. They will be responsible for the overall cleanliness and safety at the pool. Candidates should have one year of experience in a pool environment, and one year of supervisory or leadership experience. They should be energetic with excellent customer service skills and have the ability to work weekends and evening shifts as needed. Great pay and benefits! If interested please forward your resume to

Calistoga Teen Center The Calistoga Teen Center is looking for a part-time Recreation Aide. The Recreation Aide will play video games, board games, basketball, volleyball, tennis, do arts and crafts, cook, go on field trips, organize tournaments, etc. No experience necessary other than the desire to learn and have fun. Hours are 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. Starting pay is $10 - $11 an hour. To apply  send a cover letter and resume to

Boys & Girls Club of St. Helena/Calistoga The club is looking for committed and passionate individuals to aid in the effort of delivering life altering programs in the Up Valley. If you are looking to contribute to youth in a meaningful and fun way, the positions of Art Director and Recreational Aide are currently available at our Calistoga Unit. Qualifications are as follows:  Must be at least 18 years of age, have knowledge and experience related to working with children; a minimum of one year experience is preferred, should have competent written and oral communication skills, and possess current certificates in CPR and medical first Aide. If interested please email a copy of your resume and a brief cover letter with the subject “Recreational Aide” in the subject line to Greg Bouillerce at

Driver Needed Looking for responsible person with a clean driving record who can drive an elderly woman with a wheelchair and her caregiver to St. Helena Hospital for Physical Therapy and back when needed. There is a car available for use. Hours are somewhat flexile. Proof of driver’s license and insurance is required. Please contact Patti at (707) 965-2555 or email her at for further discussion.

CaregiverFemale caregiver wanted in exchange for rent and board. If interested contact Yvonne Koller at (707) 965-3685 (Home) or (707) 307-3074 (Cell).

Babysitter – looking for someone patient and caring with a driver license to care for two girls’ ages 7 and 12. Needed Friday 3pm – 6pm and Saturday 10/11am – 6pm. Also needs to be available for one/two evenings a week to babysit. Regularly schedule – on going. Pays $15 an hour. If interested email Kiki at or call 707.927.8066.

Driver – A family in St Helena needs an individual to provide transportation for their son who is a PUC student. He needs to be picked up daily from PUC in the afternoon and dropped off at our house in St Helena beginning Fall Quarter. Proof of car insurance and driver's license required. $15.00/hour. If interested, please contact Kara 707-967-9814.

After School Babysitter A Rutherford family is looking for a mother’s helper to assist with activities, school work, and other child related needs for their three girls, 6, 8, and 10. Hours are Monday – Friday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. The job could be split between two individuals if all afternoons are not available. Looking for someone with high energy, a positive personality, and a love for kids. Please send an email with a little information about yourself plus references to Ryan at

Part-time Child Care A Calistoga family is looking for a caring, reliable, and responsible individual to help care for their two young boys (6 and 4). Other responsibilities include occasional cooking. Hourly rate is dependent on experience. Vehicle and the ability to drive to and from activities is a plus. References are required. Please contact for more information. Either call (707) 529-5746 or email

After School Care A busy winery family located in Angwin is looking for after school care for their two boys, 8 and 12 years old. Experience with children is helpful. Pick up and drop off at activities when needed Monday – Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Some over nights as parents travel on occasion. Please call Lorraine at (707) 501-8737.

Part-time Bookkeeper Located on Oakville Cross Road, B Cellars is a dynamic winery looking for a detailed, bright, and adaptable individual who works efficiently and is comfortable handling multiple tasks. The position is currently part-time and comprised of 20-25 hours per week. This position may also grow to a full-time position as the work load increases. The hours are very flexible as our main goal is for the work to be done correctly and efficiently within the week it is assigned. Ideal candidate should have three years accounting experience, winery and distributor sales is a plus. Excellent communication, interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills are a must. Wage is $20-$25/hr. To apply email resume and a cover letter describing why you are a relevant candidate to:  Jonathan Ruppert, Director of Operations, For more information see the flyer posted outside the Payroll window.

Fitness First Fitness First located in Calistoga is looking for hardworking individuals to work at their gym. Front desk, sales, group exercise instructors, personal trainers, and cleaning. Salary ranges from $9-$15/hr plus free gym membership. To apply send your resume to

Rabbit Rabbit Fair Trade Rabbit Rabbit Fair Trade (previously known as Baksheesh Fair Trade) is looking for part-time help. It is a small retail store that specializes in handmade goods (jewelry, personal accessories, home décor, etc.) from developing countries. They are located on Main Street in St. Helena. Daily hours are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. No experience in retail is required, just a good attitude and willingness to learn the ropes. Self-motivated people do very well in this environment. Applicants should have basic math skills and be comfortable with interacting and chatting with a huge range of people. The position is 16-24 hours a week, full Sundays and Monday afternoons are a must; however the rest of the week is fairly flexible. There is also potential for more hours during the holiday season. Starting pay is $10/hr with the potential to rise to $11/hr after three months. To apply send your resume along with a short cover letter to or bring it to the store and introduce yourself.

Calistoga Ranch The Ranch is a beautiful place to work where we have fun serving guests at the highest level. There are several available job positions. Banquet server/stewards (FT/PT/On Call) for $20-$25/hr. Restaurant support-host(ess) for $12/hr + tips. Back waiters and servers for $9-10/hr + tips. To apply go to and click on “careers” or call Bob Shimer, Director of Human Resources at (707) 254-2838. For more information see flyer posted outside the Payroll window.

HostessThe Goose & Gander Restaurant is looking for someone with an outgoing and energetic personality to fill a hostess position. The hours are flexible and the wages are competitive + tips. There are other positions offered as well. The restaurant is located in St. Helena at 1245 Spring Street. If interested, please call (707) 967-8779 and ask for Jason or email your resume to

Childcare Wanted A loving family with three children (2, 4, and 6) is looking for some extra hands to help with dinner and bedtime a few nights a week. Looking for a warm, smart individual that welcomes family chaos and would fit into the family. It is a bonus if you love child education and can help with some reading and homework activities. Please contact Jenny Schneider at (650) 814-1764

Dietary Aide/Cook Position – Crestwood Behavioral Health in Angwin are looking for part-time and on-call staff for their kitchen. The morning shift is 5am to 1:30pm, and the afternoon shift is 11:30am to 8pm. Duties include dishwashing, light food preparation like sandwiches and salads, light baking, light kitchen cleaning, as well as serving beverages to clients. Pay starts at $10/hr. Please contact Margaret McDonald, Dietary Director, at (707) 965-2461 or by email at You may also visit the facility to fill out an application at 295 Pine Breeze Drive, Angwin, CA 94508. 

Rehabilitation Assistant Crestwood, mental health treatment program in Angwin is looking for on-call applicants to work with those who suffer from Mental Health issues. A high school diploma or the equivalent is required, and previous experience is preferred. Job would include working directly with clients in their daily routines around the facility. Three daily shifts are available: 7:00am-3:30pm, 3:00pm-11:30pm, and 11:00pm-7:30am. Pay is depending on experience and can range from $9.50-$12/hr. Please contact Pam Norris at, fax resume to (707) 965-2700, email to or call (707) 965-2461.