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CILC Language Lab Assistant

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Please include a list of at least 2 faculty references and their contact information.

Posting Details

Announcement Information

Job Summary

The Cooper International Language Center (CILC) is hiring student assistants for the 2016-17 school year.


The duties of a student assistant include:
• keeping the lab in order
• helping language faculty members and troubleshooting problems in the smart classrooms in Peters
• troubleshooting technical problems with the computers in the CILC
• checking materials in and out of the lab
• being the first point of contact for anyone coming to the lab with questions
• writing entries for the CILC blog
• data entry


• Great customer service skills
• Ability to interact with a wide variety of patrons
• Proficiency (300 level or above) in at least one non-English language
• Excellent English writing skills
• Ability to work well independently
• Attention to detail and responsibilities
• A love of languages and cultures

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Special Instructions to Applicants

Please include a list of at least 2 faculty references and their contact information.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. List of References
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have proficiency in non-English languages? If so, please describe each additional language in terms of separate Reading/Speaking/Writing fluency, on a scale of "Poor/Fair/Good/Fluent." E.g.: German. Reading - Good. Speaking - Fair. Writing - Fair.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Describe your experience with the following operating systems including years of experience and what you use the platform for most often: Macintosh OX X, Windows 7/8/10, Linux/Unix

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * List any relevant recent jobs that you have held and the length of time for which you held them.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Explain why you want to work for the CILC, in a few sentences.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Let us know anything else that you feel would make you a strong candidate to work at the CILC.

    (Open Ended Question)