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

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: June 24, 2015

PUC Employment

Housing Department (summer job) - The Housing Department is in need of 2 or 3 student workers for the summer. The positions are either full-time or part-time and will work around summer classes if needed. Driver’s license required. Experience is not mandatory, but preferred. Job responsibilities include cleaning, painting, possible plumbing, electrical, and misc. home repair. If you would like to apply or inquire for more information you can call Mark Pacini at 707-965-6420 or email him at

Facilities Department - The Facilities Department is looking to employ hard-working students for the summer. There are jobs available at our Facilities Management, Landscape, and Land Management Departments. Please contact the Facilities Management front office at for an application.

Athletic Department - looking for non-student athlete underclassmen/women to be part of our team.  The job requirements are as follows: Need to be available for all home games, has some basic knowledge of any of the these three sports Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, willing to work in any of the game staff positions needing coverage, and dependable.  Some of the various jobs are: Stat keepers, scoreboard, lines judge, announcer, floor wipers, ball shaggers and concessions.  There will be a training date scheduled to learn the various positions. If you are interested please contact the Assistant Athletic Director Brandon Lucas and the Game Staff Manager Alexandra Santanello

TLC Tutoringlooking for students who are at least sophomores, are responsible and dependable, can explain concepts well to peers, and excel in one (or more) of these subject areas: Math, Sciences, Modern Languages, Business/Accounting, Nursing, Psychology/Social Work, History/Music/Art. If interested please see Sydney Johnston (Tutoring Program Coordinator at the TLC) or call 707.965.7688 to make an appointment.

Public Safety - (707.965.6551) is 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 Safety’s business hours are 8am—4pm, Monday and relevant job description information on the different positions. Public through Friday.

Off-Campus Employment

Pali Instructors Pali Institute is seeking enthusiastic educators with a strong work ethic to join our outdoor education family. We are a residential science camp located in the San Bernardino Mountains of southern California. We provide education in leadership, outdoor education and science to kids ranging from 4th grad through 12th grade. Most schools will visit for a 3 day or 5 day program. Our instructors teach during the day and supervise a cabin of kids during meals, free time and overnight. This is a great position for recent graduates who would like to get a feel for teaching, while exploring the wonders of southern California. Employment is seasonal. We are currently hiring for the fall seasons, which runs mid-August through mid-December. The work is definitely rigorous, a typical week will involve roughly 60 hours of work. Pay is a daily rate and caries depending on whether staff are also supervising a cabin or not. Most weeks instructors average $300. We are also hiring registered nurses. Some qualifications include that applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree, extensive experience in the camping and/or experiential education fields, be comfortable and confident supervising and teaching students in large and small groups, must pass a federal and state background check, and have First Aid/CPR certification. It is a full-time seasonal position with hours schedule according to group attendance and additional duties as assigned. Salary is $75 per day in cabin or $55 during smaller weeks when you may live out of cabin. For more about the job description and qualifications, please see flyer posted outside of the Payroll window. To apply, please email resume, cover letter, and application to

Administrative Assistant I The Napa County Office of Education is looking for and Administrative Assistant I. The Administrative Assistant I represents the first level in a secretarial career path that is primarily used for support in areas other than school sites. Performs secretarial and administrative support duties, including (but not limited to) transcribing of technical notes, composing of routine documents, administration of office routines and systems, processing of financial transactions, and reception. Starting date is immediately. Salary is $3,018 to $4,302 per month. For more information on qualifications, primary responsibilities and the application procedure, please see flyer posted on the payroll window. Deadline is June 25, 2015.

Associate Teacher The Shearer State Preschool is looked for someone who can develop and maintain high quality Early Childhood classrooms; develop and implementation of weekly lesson plans; work independently; communicate through verbal and non-verbal means accurately, concisely, and professionally. Write accurately, clearly, and professionally; supervise, and assist in training associate teacher; actively engage in professional development activities. Supervision and implementation of a comprehensive child development program Title 55 and Title 22 and other related requirements of child development programs; working with families of diverse backgrounds, using universal precautions in a child development setting, including children receiving special education services in educational settings. Starting date is August 17, 2015. Salary is $25,912 - $38,185 per year. Monday – Friday, 200 days per year. For more information on qualifications and the application procedure please see flyer posted on the payroll window. Deadline is July 3, 2015.

Marketing Internship Program HALL & WALT Wines is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community that attracts the industry’s brightest talent. The Internship Program in the Marketing Department offers an exciting opportunity for students to gain practical experience while interning for two of the most premier luxury wineries in both Napa Valley and Sonoma. Students will have the opportunity to participate in real world projects, which provides valuable work experience and leadership skills. We currently offer Fall, Spring, and Summer Marketing Internships in 4 areas including Public Relations, Graphic Design, Digital Marketing, and Research. Qualifications include that applicants must be enrolled fulltime in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited university and be sophomore status or above; interns work 20 to 25 hours per week and is based at HALL St. Helena in Napa Valley; all internships are paid or for class credit; student should only apply to positions for which they meet the criteria. For more information on qualifications and desired skills for the different positions, please see flyer posted on the payroll window. All resumes can be sent to  

Early Childhood Education Assistant II The Napa Preschool Program is looking for someone who has a completion of 9 college units in early childhood education. The ECE Assistant II is the second level of a career path for instruction support specifically assigned to pre-kindergarten children. Assists one or more early childhood teachers in the education, care, supervision, and instruction of pre-school aged children, in classrooms, common areas, and playground at a center dedicated to pre-kindergarten children, and in the community. Maintains and prepares classroom and related environments, materials, and control of forms. The position requires basic knowledge of goals, principles, of and practices for implementing age appropriate child development and guidance in a pre-kindergarten environment.  For further information on qualifications, responsibilities, and the application process, please see flyer posted on payroll window. Offers $12.94-$18.44 per hour. 

Technology Specialist Napa County Office of Education is looking for someone who has had 2 years of experience supporting end users in desktop and/or mobile software applications in a technical and customer service capacity. The Technology Specialist position requires technical knowledge of computer application software and basic technical proficiency in operating and deploying Operating Systems, including the relationship and usage of various input and output components, business and education support software, and terminology. Requires a working knowledge of operating systems and a dedication to a high level of customer service with regard to software troubleshooting and end user and vender interaction. For further information on qualifications,  responsibilities, and the application process, please see flyer posted on payroll window. Starting date is July 2015. Salary is $3510-$5001 per month. Full-time, 8 hours per day, 12 months per year. Deadline for application is July 1, 2015.

Director of Music – Napa Valley Lutheran Church is looking for a Director of Music to plan and coordinate the entire music program. The director would be responsible for coordinating organists pianists, worship recruiting music ministry participants, mange weekly meetings, choose music, serve as song leader, and more. Qualifications for this position include: a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in music, church music, or other related area, knowledge or willingness to learn Lutheran theology, competency in vocal performance and instructions, demonstrated skill and competency in keyboard/organ/piano, experience and competency with directing, encouraging and motivating volunteer choirs and bands of all ages. This is a part-time position averaging about 8 hours/week. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, outlining their interest in the position and the gifts and skills they possess, along with a resume.  Applications will be accepted by e-mail at the address below and will be reviewed as received.  Applications without both cover letter and resume will not be considered.

Napa Valley Lutheran Church
1796 Elm Street, Napa, CA  94559
(707) 226-8166
E-mail to Pastor Julie Webb at

Sullivan Marketing Ltd Get “Paid to Drive”! We seek interested candidates who can go about their normal routine with the US OPEN 2015 Advert on their Car. This is one of the awareness programs USTA has put in place to inform every one of the Tournament. Candidates must have either a Car, Motorcycle, Truck, Van etc. Weekly wage is $250. Interested Candidates should Send Cover letter to Bruce Langley at

Sea Kayak Instructor - Sea kayak instructor for 5 day instructional courses in our day camp program for students ages 9 & 10, and 11-15. A Background in sea kayaking preferred but willing to train a river kayaker with desire and good skills.  Teach entry and exit skills, paddling strokes, assisted and self-rescue techniques, tides and currents, and navigation skills. There are 2 instructors needed. The wage is $10/hr with an average of 31 hrs per week, 9am-3pm daily. Applicant must apply for housing during the summer. The location is Deception Pass State Park, Washington State. The dates of employment are between June 29-August 21 (end date is flexible). There is also staff training June 15-19.  Applicants must have current CPR/First Aide and required background check. Applicants must provide resume and references. Please Contact:  Andrew J. Rice, Executive Director at 360-708-3286 or email him at

PUC Elementary School

1. A child care provider for the 2015 Summer Enrichment Program.

Job involves supervising up to twelve elementary-aged children at the Elementary School gym, on local field trips, and daily trips to the PUC pool. Also includes planning and organizing summer learning and enrichment activities for children ranging in age from 6 to 12 (e.g. cooking, gardening, art, academic skill practice, creative play, music, physical activity). Dates: June 8-August 7. Days: M-Fr. Hours: 3-5 per day, possibly more if available. Program Hours: 7:30AM-5:30PM M-TH & Fr. 7:30-4:30

2. A child care provider for the Extended Care Program, 2015-2016 school year. 

Job involves supervising elementary-aged children at the Elementary School after school.
Dates: PUCE 2015-2016 school year. Hours: 3-6 per week. (Depending on hours and dates of availability)
Program Hours: Monday-Thursday, 3:00-5:30 PM and Friday, 12:00-4:30 PM. (Occasional Wednesday and Thursday hours, 12:00-5:30 PM.)
If you have experience working with elementary school students, value being a positive example, and are interested in one or both positions, please send Janine Nelson an attachment of your resume, with references to If any other questions about positions call Ms. Nelson at 707-965-2345

A to Z Cab Drivers - Offering local tours and point to point transportation services in St. Helena. The owner of the business is seeking individuals who can provide professional, safe, and friendly driving services for our clients. Requirements of applicants include: previous experience in hospitality, a valid California’s Driver’s License, clean DMV driving record for at least the last 3 years, maintain a professional appearance at all times, work flexible hours including weekends and evenings, extensive knowledge of Napa Valley including restaurants and wineries, and pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test. This position offers generous pay plus gratuities. Please email your resume and a brief cover letter detailing why you are interested in this opportunity and what qualities and experience make you a good candidate.

Social Media Intern - Karen MacNeil, author of The Wine Bible, is stepping up her social media game in anticipation of the release of her new book, the fully revised 2nd Edition of The Wine Bible. Karen is looking for someone with impeccable writing and communication skills, a witty sense of humor and a creative approach. Candidates must be comfortable with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. Knowledge of social media, marketing and tracking tools is required. The internship runs through the end of the summer. It requires 5-8 hours of office time (located in St. Helena) plus a few hours remotely every week. Please contact Jacqueline at with resumes and any questions.

Calistoga Ranch – The Ranch is a beautiful place to work where we have fun serving guests at the highest level..  There are a few job opportunities available: full-time Front Desk Agent, full-time Pool Servers, full-time/part-time/on-call Banquet Servers/Stewards, Restaurant Support-Host(ess), Back Waiters, and Servers. To apply: (careers).

Technical Support Analyst AQT Solutions, a software technology company, is looking for a Technical Support Analyst to join our team. Individual will be responsible for providing technical support for training management solutions for aviation clients. Work will include providing telephone and e-mail support to clients, providing workarounds to application problems, and identifying and reporting system problems to the development team. You will also help the development team with testing and installation assistance prior to a new release of the system. Qualifications of applicant include the ability to demonstrate good problem-solving and debugging skills, experience with Microsoft Office applications, strong SQL skills with current SQL databases, and excellent communication skills. It is desired for applicant to have familiarity with compiled and/or scripting language (e.g. Java Script, Visual Basic, etc.) and data transformation methods, report writers, and technical writing. The salary range for this position is $40 – 50K. For more information and application procedures, contact Thomas Van, Implementation Manager by email at or by phone: (707)-265-7800. Visit for more information.

Gott’s Roadside – Looking for new shift managers. Responsibilities include: monitor training and development of new employees, resolve great issues in an empathetic, solution-focused manner, effectively lead the restaurant while General or Assistant General Manager is not present, resolve guest issues, maintain health and safety standards, maintain cleanliness and organization, and assist in all areas of restaurant when necessary. Requirements of applicants include: strong leadership qualities, confident and professional manner, able to take direction and delegate responsibilities, have efficient organization and time management skills, able to lift a minimum of 40lbs, have a flexible schedule that includes nights, weekends and holidays. Also looking for cashiers and line cooks. To apply: Submit statement as to why you are the ideal candidate for the position and resume of your experience to

Shipping Help – Adams Street Shipping, in St. Helena, is looking for part time help in the mornings. Hours would be Monday through Friday from 9am-1pm and possibly Saturday.  It can be a few days a week or five days a week. The employee would be responsible for assisting customers with shipping needs and helping sort mail and packages. Starting pay is $12/hr. Please email Tony at tony@adamsstreetshipping if you are interested.

Gardener – Job includes mowing, weeding, stacking wood, trimming, and other physical work. Pay is $9/hr. needed throughout summer and into winter. If interested, contact Ray and Yvonne Koller at 707-965-3685.

Housekeeper – Very good hard worker needed. May give a lot of references if honest and cleans thoroughly. Needed throughout summer and into winter. Pay is $9/hr. if interested, contact Ray and Yvonne Koller at 707-965-3685.

Associate - Athletic Feat is looking for running enthusiasts with a passion for helping others! We are dedicated to providing the best customer service in town, and enjoy expanding the Napa walking and running community through our events. We are seeking experienced runners with the ability to interact with customers who have varying needs (Ex: medical, event specific, children). Running retail requires specialized knowledge of shoes and apparel, along with the patience and problem solving skills to fit customers properly. At Athletic Feat, we work closely as a team and are looking for outgoing, hardworking people who will enjoy the responsibility of accomplishing a myriad tasks daily. Attention to detail, a good attitude and the desire to connect with others are a must. A background in Running Specialty or Exercise Science (kinesiology, sports medicine, physical therapy, etc.) is preferred, but not required. Must be enthusiastic about learning the product function/fit and educating the customers through supportive interaction.  Athletic Feat is conveniently located in the Redwood shopping plaza just off  Hwy 29.  Please email your resume to

Full-time Nurse – Looking for recent nursing graduate, or about to graduate nursing student to assist a disabled young boy; preferably night hours. Very good pay is being offered. 3-week intensive training will be provided. If interested, contact Heidi at (563)-506-0340

Medical Scribe - Medical Scribe Systems is currently seeking energetic, organized Medical Scribes to help doctors with medical charting in the emergency department. Previous experience as a scribe is not required. This position will support Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa,CA. This is a great opportunity for students who are currently interested in pursuing a career within the medical field by providing hospital experience and exposure while being compensated. If  interested, please visit to formally apply.

Homeschooling Position—Family looking for a creative right brained learner to homeschool their 7 year old son. Hours and compensation can be negotiated.  Approximately 2 to 6 hours per week depending on your skills. The applicant must be kind and compassionate. Teaching experience, art and guitar are preferred but are not essential.  Please call if you are interested. (707)965 9727 and ask for Sabura.

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher—Napa Infant Preschool looking for special education teacher to work with children from the ages of birth to three years and their families. Must hold Education Specialist Instruction Credential with Early Childhood Special Education authorization. Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Special Education or a related field is desired. At least 2 years of experience working with children and their families in natural environments or inclusive settings. Bi-lingual in Spanish is desirable. Must have a driver’s license, auto insurance and be computer literate. Hours are 200 days per year. Start date is June 2015. Pay is between $53,424.00 to $81,560. 00 per year. Apply online immediately at and click on “JOBS”, then select the position of interest. Complete the online application and scan/attach the required documents to your online application, which includes the following: Cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation.

Online Music Instructor – Live Music Tour is seeking a music and technology lover. A computer, webcam and internet connection are required for you to teach from home. Instructors make their own schedules. Primary job is a music instructor. LMT is seeking instructors for beginner, intermediate, advanced and expert level students. Each instructor has a profile on the system that includes their picture and detailed information about their experience and qualifications. Salary per lesson fees based on degree and experience level ($25 to $60 per lesson). Contact John Adams, Staffing recruiter at visit

Restaurant Staff/Event Staff/ Event Chefs – The Girl & The Fig is currently accepting applications for bussers, hosts, servers, and event chefs. Most positions require food and wine knowledge, experience in fine dining or catering, ability to provide or complete CA Food Handler Certification and renew as necessary, ability to work given schedule, arrive on time and ready to work, availability on nights, weekends and holidays. Looking for energetic, positive individuals who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and as part of a team. Hourly rate is dependent on experience + tips. For more info visit to apply: send resume to FIGR@THEGIRLANDTHEFIG.COM and note the position you are applying for.

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. 

Part Time Sales Associate - FLATS Napa Valley is an upscale women's clothing, shoe, and accessory boutique located in St. Helena. We are seeking a professional, responsible, experienced sales associate. Responsibilities include customer assistance, inventory maintenance, and basic administrative skills. Rate is hourly based upon experience. Contact Lynn at or call directly 707-967-0480.

Mental Health Assistant- St. Helena Hospital’s Mental Health Department is looking for a part-time assistant. Three shifts are available AM, PM, and NOC. Job description includes: ADL care, hygiene, ambulation, feeding, supervision, vital signs, etc. BLS certification is required. Nursing students and persons with medical background are preferred. Please contact Hunter at or apply online at

Housekeeping Attendant St. Helena of Napa Valley Hospital needs housekeeping attendants to fulfill duties such as keeping office buildings, hospitals and educational facilities in clean, orderly condition. The supervisor may assign other duties as needed. Must demonstrate compassion, accountability, respect, enthusiasm, and service. Hours vary Monday- Sunday starting from 6:00am- 11:30pm. Hourly rate $14.18.  Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female /Disability /Veteran employer. Please contact Marcella Robles, Human Resources Manager.  Email: Direct:  707 963-3611 x 5110

Caregiver Position -Looking for an individual with a big heart and caregiving experience to care for an elderly SDA couple for two days every other week. A pre-nursing/nursing student is preferred. Pay salary is $90-$100/day please contact

Mother’s Helper/ Babysitter – St. Helena mother needs a babysitter for 11 year old daughter. Need flexible hours for weekends and weekdays. Must have a car. Will receive $15/hour and gas reimbursement for outings. Please send an email about yourself, include reference names and contact info. Please contact Patricia Tussing at

AVID Tutors  -- St. Helena Unified School District is accepting applications for 7 AVID tutors to work at the high school two days a week and 4 AVID tutors to work at the middle school two days a week. Hours & days vary between 1-2 hours/day for both positions. The position requires knowledge of algebra, geometry, and/or calculus, science and writing skills. Must complete 16 hours of online training to be a certified tutor. Pay range is determined by experience. To apply submit an application, cover letter and two current letters of recommendation to District Office. Cleared fingerprints and a TB test are required before working on our campus. St. Helena Unified School District, 465 Main Street, St. Helena, CA  94574, Phone: (707) 967-2785 Fax: (707) 963-1335.

Part-time sales marketing position  – Small business looking for responsible and outgoing people who can interact with retail customers. They will consider hiring people without sales experience and who are new to the job market. This position provides a flexible schedule (18-32 hours per week), base pay plus commission. It is realistic to achieve earnings of $40 per hour. Must be available weekends, but can work around your schedule. Hands on training is provided. Headquartered in Santa Rosa with opportunities in Sonoma, Napa and Marin counties. Email them information about yourself. A resume is great but you don’t need one. Please contact Brad Kenney @ or call him directly at 707-322-0447.

Physics Tutor – Two high school students in St. Helena are looking for physics tutoring. Please contact Jackie at (707) 287-3126.

Chef/Cook Position  - Seeking a part-time chef to prepare and serve anti-inflammatory, organic, seasonal, diet to 6 or fewer patients who are attending an in-patient program of chronic pain management. Looking for an individual who is comfortable preparing healthy meals that are high in fiber and nutrients. Menus are available but require skill at preparation. Responsibilities also include shopping, inventory, and kitchen clean-up. Requirements: 2 yrs. experience in similar field, HS graduate, culinary certificate preferred, excellent verbal communication skills, CPR certified, food safety certificate for California. Position is located in Angwin.  Please visit our website at and forward your resume and cover letter to Hugo Chavez at,

Care Giver, Psychiatric Technician, Counselor Position Pacifica Pain Management Services in Napa provides detoxification from prescription narcotics, functional restoration, and substance dependence counseling services to severe, chronic pain syndromes. Our multidisciplinary team has positions open which requires experience working in a health care environment. Preferably, an individual with direct patient care experience, possibly counseling who is familiar with medication delivery and is comfortable working independently while coordinating with a larger treatment team. Our program is primarily sub-acute residential in nature and provides longer-term pain management. Starting salary: 18-20/hr. Requirements: prior health care experience, current CPR, CA driver’s license, HS grad., familiar with electronic health record data entry. Please forward cover letter and resume to Hugo Chavez at,

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.