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: April 28, 2017

PUC Employment

Chevron – Chevron is looking for a new student worker for this summer and next school year. This person must be willing to work holidays, weekends, starting this summer and all the way through next school year. If interested, please apply in person.
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.

Bon Appetit Dining CommonsAttention PUC students. Bon Appetit still has 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 will be accepted and students can be employed from all grade levels. Public Safety performs a background review on all applicants. Applicants are expected to be dependable, responsible, diligent and exhibit ethical work habits. 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.

Non-PUC Employment

Package Handlers Positions – OnTrac, is the largest regional package delivery company in the US, and they are looking for package handlers at their Petaluma facility, who can work Monday-Saturday from 2:00-8:30 am. Package handlers will help keep the process running smoothly and on schedule. They will sort and move packages in the day-to-day operations of the company, and make sure that every delivery is routed correctly and on time. It is a physical and fast-paced positon that requires lifting, lowering, and sliding packages up to 40 Ibs. To apply visit their website at They are also looking for seasonal workers. If you have additional questions contact their recruiter, Ken Lui, at (510) 427-5568 or email him at

Accounting Clerk – Lake County Tribal Health is looking for an upcoming graduate with a strong background in Accounting, and payroll experience preferred to work fulltime with benefit opportunities. For questions, please contact Bret Woods at You may also apply at .

Castello di Amorosa Castello has a couple of positions that need to be filled. Both positions are flexible with a school schedule and have more than one opening each. Both are available to people under the age of 21.  If interested for either position please contact Samantha Cederborg at (707) 967-6269 or email

Greeter-  The Greeter meets customers at our entrances/exits and directs guests in the tasting room to tasting bars, correct areas to check in for tours and obtain General Admission tickets, find parking, rest rooms and provide information on the general area, services available to them and our grounds.  The greeter should have a background in customer service and be comfortable multi-tasking.  $12/ hr starting.  Times needed- Weekends, holidays year round and weekdays May-September.

Cashier/ Reservation Assistant- The Cashier/Reservation Assistant receives payment for goods, makes change, handles cash register tasks, assists customers with their orders, and assists in other duties as directed including inventory, pricing, stocking goods, etc.  The cashier should have a background in customer service and is comfortable multi-tasking. While working in the Castaldo the Cashier/Reservationist is responsible for taking telephone reservations and booking tours and tastings for the winery as well as checking people in and accepting payment for their tours. $14/hr Starting. Times needed- Weekends, holidays, some weekdays year round.

Desk Agent The Wydown Hotel in St. Helena is looking for someone to provide exceptional service to all guests and potential guests by assisting them in a friendly, efficient, courteous, and professional manner. Performs all front desk related functions including but not limited to checking guests in/out. Requirements: must have excellent communication, phone, and hospitality skills; must show professionalism at the workplace; at least (1) year hospitality experience preferred. The job is a part-time position with a minimum of 16-24 hours per week. Available shifts are 11pm-6am, Sunday-Saturday. Compensation is $12.00 per hour. Send your resume to

Accounting Intern – Ganze and Company, a long time respected CPA firm in Napa, is looking for an Accounting Intern. The student filling this position will handle a range of important duties, including learning accounting software by assisting in monthly financial statement preparation, learning the bank statement reconciliation process on a monthly basis through online banking software, learning other balance sheet account reconciliations and posting monthly accrual entries, understanding how generally accepted accounting principles and practices are integrated into day to day business environment, assisting with preparation of annual tax returns, and completing special projects as needed and other duties assigned. Applicants must be actively enrolled in an undergraduate with a major in Business, Finance, Economics or Accounting; proficient in Microsoft Office applications, attention to detail, the ability to multitask and excellent communication skills are essential to this position, and ability to dedicate 20-30 hours per week between May and August. The positions may continue through the academic school year. Schedule will be flexible based on student schedule and academic responsibilities. Paying $12-15/Hour depending on experience. Please email resumes to Jeff Vance at No phone calls.

Camp Counselors – Eagle Lake Camps is searching for the very best college-aged counselors who have a desire to minister to kids, a passion for being outdoors, an excitement to grow closer to Jesus, and ridiculous amounts of contagious enthusiasm. Employment dates are May 24-August 13th. Pay is $1,560 ($260 by-weekly). To get started, go to: Apply or give us a call at (800) 873-2453 today.

Bookkeeper and Legal Billing – Seeking help with legal billing and some bookkeeping for a law practice operating in a residence in Angwin. Work will consist of entering and tracking hours for billing, generating invoices, creating P&L statements, and other bookkeeping as needed. Good knowledge of QuickBooks Online essential. Additional computer and tech skills very much welcomed. Could be an ideal position for a business or accounting student. Likely 10-15 hours per month. Offering $25 per hour on a 1099 (contract) basis. Email: (underscore between anderson and steve).

Recreation Aide The Calistoga Unit of the Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Helena and Calistoga is hiring recreation aides for Monday through Friday after-school employment. It’s a fun, active, life-changing job with great experience for education majors – or anyone else who loves working with youth and wants to make a community impact. Starting rate is $11 ($11.50 for persons with over 40 college credits). Shifts are every weekday afternoon. For more information see flier attached to payroll window or contact Lainey Cronk at and/or call 707-738-8197.

Front Desk Agent Health Spa Napa Valley is a boutique day spa and Health Club (gym) in downtown St. Helena. We are currently hiring for part-time front desk agents (2-4 shifts a week) with potential to become full-time employees. Weekend availability is crucial! Front Desk agents are responsible for offering optimal hospitality service for arriving and departing guests, retail and service sales, and accurate scheduling. We hire like-minded individuals who have a passion for fitness and wellness, to exude positive energy and support to our club members. Employee benefits include use of our fitness center and lap pool. Current hourly wage is $12-14/hr depending upon experience. Please apply by sending a cover letter and resume to Jana Wick at

Operational Branch Services OfficerWestamerica Bank is looking for outstanding people to join their winning team. They reached their current strength because their employees, customers, and shareholders believe in the same fundamental goals:  Delivering a wide variety of financial services with a superior customer service guarantee. Essential functions include, but are not limited to:  Promoting and selling the bank’s services and products while providing quality customer service, Providing back-up coverage for operations and platform activities, and Adhering to the Bank’s policies, procedures and regulations. Salary range DOE $1,820.00-$2793.00/mo + incentives. If interested contact Maureen at or call (707) 863-6878.

Bank Tellers Westamerica Bank is looking for outstanding people to join their winning team. They reached their current strength because their employees, customers, and shareholders believe in the same fundamental goals:  Delivering a wide variety of financial services with a superior customer service guarantee. Essential functions include, but are not limited to:  Promoting and selling the bank’s services and products while providing quality customer service, Adhering to the Bank’s policies, procedures and regulations, Providing support to the CSM in all facets of branch operations, and when needed Providing back-up coverage for the new Accounts desk. Salary range DOE $1,820.00-$2,245.00/mo + incentives. If interested contact Maureen at or call (707) 863-6878.

Café Worker or Janitor Substitute – Howell Mountain Elementary School is looking for someone to step in as a Cafeteria worker or Janitor substitute. Applicants must have basic knowledge of the job they are applying for and enjoy working around kids. The pay scale is competitive at $18.42 - $20.31 per hour depending on experience and length of service. Please call the school office at (707) 965-2423 to inquire about the application process.

Community Connections Supported Living Services – Looking for responsible, compassionate individuals to provide care and support for developmentally disabled adults, living in their own homes, in Napa County. Employees will supervise, mentor, and assist clients to improve their knowledge and skills. They will also be expected to interact directly with clients, and report to supervisors with any updates on the client's condition, needs, outlook, and plans. Full and part-time positions available. To get more information or to set up an interview, please contact Ryan Macdonald at

The Charter Oak Restaurant –The Charter Oak Restaurant is opening soon in Napa Valley and is looking to fill part-time and full-time positions such as, Dining Room Manager, Captain, Back Waiter, Food Runner, Host, Reservationist, etc. For more information, or to apply for a position, email

Yard & Garden Work Occasional yard and garden work, just North of Yountville. $12-14 per hour depending on the work needed to be done. If interested please contact Gio at (707) 944-1400.

Ranch Hand Looking for someone to feed animals and help around the ranch. Flexible hours. Contact Mitch Hawkins at (707) 696-4838.

Catering CompanyOak Avenue is a premier catering company in St. Helena searching for passionate people to join their talented team of chefs and service professionals. Hours are flexible and can work around student’s schedules. Part-time positions available for aspiring chefs, bakers, service helpers, and captains. Please send a brief cover letter and resume to: or call (707) 963-9278 for more information.

Worship Music Leader – First Presbyterian Church (FPC) in Napa is looking for someone who will select songs and utilize media for worship services on Sundays. Applicant must be able to commit 8-10 hours per week for rehearsals, service, and meetings as well as being available every Sunday from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. The pay is about $18 an hour. If interested, send your cover letter and resume to David Stoker at

Caregiver PositionLooking for a caregiver to help with a 91 year-old woman who lives in Calistoga. She speaks both English and Spanish, but Spanish is her preference. She sleeps quite a bit during the day so there is time to do homework. She cannot be left alone because she has a high risk of falling. She walks with a walker on her own. Please call (925) 785-8500 if interested.

Las Alcobas Hotel and Acacia House Restaurant – This hotel and restaurant are looking to fill many part-time and full-time positions, such as front desk agents, concierges, housekeeping positions, public area attendants, yoga instructors, spa attendants and concierge, food runners, servers, bartenders, server assistants, and hosts. To apply for one of these positions, please see

Housekeeping Services Looking for a responsible, professional, detail-oriented, experienced housekeeper/maintenance person to take care of all cleaning details of a local business in Angwin. This person will be needed approximately 2-3 times per week for about 8 hours per day. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift at least 50 lbs. Pay is be $20-$25 per hour. Please email for more information and be ready to provide resume and work history.

We Care Animal Rescue We Care Animal Rescue is a private, non-profit organization that serves as a refuge for homeless cats and dogs in the Napa Valley. They are looking for a part-time cleaner to join their team.  The cleaner is responsible for cleaning buildings at the rescue facility, which includes scooping litter boxes, sweeping, mopping, laundry, washing dishes and other cleaning activities. Shifts are:  7AM to 12:30PM, 7AM to 1PM, and 4PM to 7PM. Applicants should send a resume to

Villa Corona Looking for a hard-working, responsible individual. If interested, please call Daniel at (707) 592-7306.

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.