Become a Peer Adviser at the ICC

Join the ICC

The ICC is hiring students for the 2017−18 academic year to represent a diversity of majors, interests and career paths. You may apply for more than one position, but read the the position descriptions to make sure you are qualified. All application deadlines are January 29 at midnight. Positions include:

Peer Advisers

Peer advisers provide one-on-one advising to students on a wide-range of basic career-related topics such as resume writing and starting a job search. Some administrative work is also required. Positions available in the following areas:

  • Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
    • Interest in helping others and knowledge of animal science, environmental and/or agricultural sciences. Involvement with CAES related clubs such as Aggie Ambassadors, MANNRS, Food Tech Club, Arboretum Ambassadors, VENO, Biotech, SOT, Vet Aide Club and other pre-professional clubs are also desired.
  • Animal Sciences
    • Interest in helping others and knowledge of animal science, environmental and/or agricultural sciences. Internship and/or related club/organization experience strongly preferred.  Ideally a member of the Vet Aide Club or a similar club
  • Business
    • The Business Peer Adviser will be providing information to students specifically focused on BUSINESS-related internships and careers.
  • Community Service
    • Become part of the student-managed Community Service Resource Center, a unit within the ICC, that connects Aggies with Community Service opportunities. Individual advising, program coordination, database management. Position to begin in September 2017. 
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences
    • Advise students interested in careers and internships in engineering and physical sciences.
  • Health and Biological Sciences
    • Peer advisers in this position provide assistance to students seeking direction for career exploration in areas related to biological sciences, biotechnology, or healthcare including medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, public health, and nutrition. Previous clinical internship experience using the HRI online signup system REQUIRED.
  • Liberal Arts and Business
    • Peer advisers in this position provide assistance to students seeking direction for career exploration in areas related to social sciences and humanities.

Student Support Staff

Student support staff perform many different critical tasks to ensure that the ICC runs smoothly. Support staff do little to no one-on-one advising.

  • Career Recruiting Program Intern
    • Provide general administrative assistance to students seeking help on-campus interviews and employers recruiting on campus.
  • IT/Help Desk Student Assistant
    • Work with ICC’s IT Specialist to help our staff effectively use technology. Update databases and websites, troubleshoot and problem solve, assist with technology needs at ICC events, perform minor repairs and maintenance on technology for staff. Job to begin on rolling basis as meets mutual needs.
  • Student Outreach Assistant
    • Meet with students in varied campus settings to explain, promote, and encourage use of the ICC’s career advising services. Tabling, workshop presentations, public advising, marketing and other forms of creative outreach efforts in a small team. New positions to begin in Summer/Fall 2017.

To view all positions in Aggie Job Link, enter 'iccstudentjobs2017' in the keyword field.

  • Transcript Notation Available
  • Paid: $10/Hour
  • 8-10 hours per week

Learn More at an Info Session

Learn more about theses positions from current peer advisers at an information session:

  • Wednesday January 18, 2016 @ 12:10 pm in 229 South Hall
  • Thursday, January 26, 2016 @ 2:10 pm in 229 South Hall

General Qualifications

Some positions have very specific criteria, so please review job descriptions carefully. Additionally, all applicants should meet the following qualifications:

  • You must be an enrolled student in good standing through June 2018. Most positions require undergraduate status.
  • Previous internship experience is strongly preferred.
  • You must be available to start work on Monday, September 18, 2017 (before the start of classes)
  • Schedules will be 8-12 hours per week, mostly between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays with occasional evening and weekend special events
  • You must attend mandatory spring training during spring quarter 2017. Six hours in workshops and about 15+ hours done independently. Training days are from 5 - 7 p.m. on:
    • Thursday, April 6
    • Wednesday May 3
    • Thursday June 1
  • Background checks will be completed for all hired student staff.