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
Looking to become part of the PUC team? Fillable PDF instructions

Form I-9
Employment Eligibility Verification

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

Updated: November 02, 2017

PUC Employment

Student Worker Position – The Health Department is looking for a student to work during morning hours. Responsibilities are mostly those of a receptionist, including filing and answering phones. If interested, please fill out an application and send to Sandy Sargent

Chevron Cashier attendant needed. Must have cash register experience. Applicants must be 18 years or older. Must be able to work all shifts. Apply to Chevron with your resume and class schedule. Applications are online or at Human Resources. For more information, see Pat Withers at Chevron for more details.

Land Management Land management is looking for workers to start immediately. Duties include but are not limited to:  Moving irrigation pipes, splitting wood and other manual labor. Applicants must be 16 years or older. For more information or to apply for the job please contact Allan Zehm at (707) 965-6668. 

Nursing & Health Sciences The Nursing & Health Sciences Department is looking for a student (2 positions available) starting Fall 2017 (Freshman or Sophomore preferred). Hours are flexible and change from quarter to quarter. Positions are not guaranteed from quarter to quarter. Must have good professional communication, writing and computer skills. Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access. Duties include answering phones, typing, filing, projects, etc. Must be punctual when scheduled to work. If interested come by the nursing office to submit an application. Applications can be picked up at the Nursing office. Please direct all questions ONLY to Ruth, Office Manager at or 707-965-7617. Unfortunately, Pre-Nursing, Nursing, Health Science, & Emergency Services students CANNOT work in the Nursing department.

Public Safety – Now hiring a Student Communications Dispatcher. The dispatcher is responsible for general operation of PUC’s 24-hour Communications Center. The position maintains responsibility for the control and direction of incoming and outgoing telephone calls, visitor information, coordination of emergency conditions, and the dispatch of security and ambulance personnel. The job starts in the summer and will continue all year round. Summer hours are eight hour shifts including nights and weekends. School year hours are four hour shifts during the week and eight hour shifts on the weekends. Work schedule is created around dispatcher’s class schedule. 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.

Bon Appetit Dining CommonsAttention PUC students. Looking for servers and deli help Mondays – Fridays from 11AM – 1PM. There are other positions available as well. Please see Karen at the Dining Commons or e-mail her at

Tutors Apply for a tutoring job if you are at least a sophomore, responsible and dependable, can explain concepts well to peers, and excel in one (or more) of these subject areas:  Biology, Chemistry/Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Writing Lab/English, Nutrition, Microbiology, all Nursing classes, Physics, Statistics, History, Spanish/Modern Languages. Please see Michelle Kendrick, Tutoring Program Coordinator, at the TLC, or contact her by email or phone (707) 965-7688.

Facilities Management­ ­– The facilities management department is now hiring. Various areas include Co-Generation Plant, Plumbing, Sign Shop, Trash/Recycle Plant, Waste Water, and Welding. Students must be dependable, hardworking, and able to work with minimal supervision once training is complete. A current driver’s license (with a clear driving record) is required to perform the assigned duties. Students must be able to work a minimum of eight hours per week and two hours per shift. To apply, send resume/cover letter including experience and interests to the Facilities Management Department at

Landscape Department A landscaping position is available. Job duties would include maintaining campus flowers, irrigation system maintenance and repair, cleaning up litter, replacing shrubs and trees, and re-landscaping. Students must be able to work a minimum of eight hours per week and two hours per shift. Shifts are 7:30AM-12PM and 1PM-4:30PM Monday-Thursday and 6AM-12PM on Fridays. If interested, please contact Art Goulard at (707) 965-7205 or email for more information.

Cogen/Heating Plant Position The facilities management department is looking for students who can work at least ten hours a week, are responsible and willing to learn, can work during the school year and during breaks, have a valid CA driver’s license with a clear driving record, and are willing to be trained in steam line/heating/electrical systems. Responsibilities will include on duty monitoring of Co-gen operations, answering phones and radios, and relaying messages over the phone and/or radio. For more information, call Matt at (707) 965-7141.

Non-PUC Employment

Fitness First We are looking for Fitness Coaches and Trainers. Hours would be flexible, morning/evenings and weekends. Wages are $18-25 per hour. If interested, please apply by sending your resume to

Boys & Girls ClubSt. Helena Boys & Girls Club are looking for Recreation Aides. The role of recreation aide is to work with the kids as a mentor and to safely supervise activities. Rec aides also get to run weekly, life-altering programs for kids. Some examples of these programs are Healthy Habits (cooking), Girls Club, Guys Club, Sewing, Book-writing, soccer, basketball, and more. A rec aide will be most successful if they have a love for fun and prior experience working with kids in some capacity. The required skills are supervision and patience and the ability to use good judgement in a variety of situations. Hours are 15-20 per week, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays 3-6PM, Wednesday and Friday 12:30-6PM. Wages are $11.50 to $15 per hour. To apply, please send your resume to or call (707) 963-8944 for more information.

Respite Care ProvidersSonia Corina is currently hiring Respite Care Providers in Sonoma, Napa, Solano, Alameda, and Contra Costa. Applicants must be at least 18, have a valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, current CPR & First Aid certification, Tuberculosis testing, live scan background check, and possess a desire to care for people that have special needs. Hours are flexible and wages are competitive. To apply, please download the application at or submit resume to

PUC Church Custodial – PUC Church is hiring part-time help for its custodial, maintenance, event, and logistical needs. Please pick up an application at the church office. Top pay for the best applicants.

Child CareSeeking a responsible, energetic, engaged individual(s) for afternoons this semester for a mature 10 year-old boy. Responsibilities include pick-up from school in St. Helena and taking to and from after school activities. Approximately 4 hours/day, some days could be longer. An outgoing person(s) who enjoys music, art, sports and outdoor activities would be ideal. A reliable car and clean driving record are required. Salary is commensurate with experience and ranges from $15-17/hr to start, plus gas expenses. If interested, please text Krista at (415) 515-7117.

BabysittingLooking for a responsible, happy, and loving person to help with our happy 2 year-old Friday, Saturday, and Sunday mornings in St. Helena. Opportunity for more hours based on need and your availability. Pay would be $13-$15/hr. Prior experience with toddlers is preferred. If interested, please contact me at or (201) 874-0816.

HousekeepingLooking for a responsible, professional, detail-oriented, experienced housekeeper/maintenance person to take care of all cleaning details of a local business in Angwin. Approximately 40 hours a week, 4 days during the week and 1 weekend day. Please email us your resume and work history. Driver’s license is required along with the ability to lift at least 50lbs. Must have great references. Compensation is dependent on experience and ranges from $20-$25/hr. Contact us at

Stix & Stones Gallery – Looking for a Gallery Assistant. Learn to pack and ship furniture and fragile art. Generate shipping orders on a PC. Assist with unpacking new items and all around general help with gallery activities. Learn PC based POS register. This is a part-time position that offers a very flexible schedule within our 10AM-6PM daily gallery hours. If you are a college student and in need of income, please apply. Sales activities may be added as knowledge of product grows. If interested, please email a letter of introduction to and/or visit our gallery at Stix & Stones, 1409 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga.

Teen Center – St. Helena Teen Center is looking for an afternoon staff to help create and maintain a positive, safe environment for middle-school youth. You must be a high-school graduate, age 18+ with prior leadership experience working with youth incorporating activities as arts & crafts, sports, games, computers instructions, homework tutoring, etc. Current certification in Community CPR, First Aid & Safety. Must be available to work at least 4 business days from 3:00 pm. – 6:30 pm. Pay is $17.14-20.80 per hour. Duties include: Responsible for the direct supervision and safety of all after-school Teen Center participants. Implements & follows all Teen Center Guidelines, Policies & Procedures. Plans, creates and participates in Teen Center activities, providing the youth with an active, positive role model. To apply for this position submit a cover letter, detailed resume and city application form to Haidi Arias at or by mail to 1480 Main Street, St. Helena , CA 94574.

Chefs and Servers- Oak Avenue Catering is a premier catering company based in St. Helena currently having on call positions for chefs and servers. Hours are very flexible and can work around current schedules. Experience is recommended. Please send a brief cover letter and resume. For more information, please email Maritza Dia de Leon at or at (707) 963-9278.

Crestwood Behavioral Health Many positions are available in different departments. Looking for students who want experience working in behavioral health or nutrition. On-call, part-time, or full-time positions available. If interested in any of the positions below, please contact our facility at (707) 965-2461. Applicants may also come to our facility to fill out an application at 295 Pine Breeze Dr., Angwin, CA 94508.

Dietary Staff – Looking for an aide to help with dishwashing, light food preparation, some light baking, kitchen cleaning, as well as serving beverages to our clients. Also looking for a cook to prepare meals for up to sixty people, serve the meals to our clients, and do light kitchen cleaning.

On-Call Rehabilitation Assistants – Assist clients with independent living skills, prompt for activities of the day, teach skills needed to assist client to move to a lower level of care, work closely with the team, document client’s progress & participation in our program.

Nurses – Nurses needed to administer medication, coordinate with treatment team, communicate with physicians for orders and report of clients’ condition, documentation of orders, treatments, daily and weekly progress and concerns, also lead group on medication & medical issues.