Student Worker, Office of Special Events

POSTED: February 22, 2019

BUSINESS: Purdue Research Foundation

LOCATION: Purdue University Campus

POSITION TYPE: Part-time/Clerical-Service

START DATE: Immediate Availability


Event Prep:

  • Prepare nametags
  • Pack event suitcases
  • Load/unload equipment
  • Assist with logistical arrangements, vendor selections and venue/site locations
  • Occasionally assist with on-site event preparation


  • Distribute mail to events team members
  • Keep supply area organized
  • Make deliveries on campus
  • Collect and enter RSVPs into online system and maintain event attendee lists.
  • MS Excel report updates or revisions
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Work well under pressure
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to lift at least 25 pounds and occasionally lift up to 40 pounds
  • Efficient in Microsoft Office


  • Hours:  10-15 per week
  • Pay:  $8.50 per hour

Application Instructions:

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to the Director of Human Resources at

Purdue Research Foundation student and internship employment opportunities currently do not meet US immigration standards for students on F-1 student visas to pursue curricular practical training (CPT). 

A criminal conviction check and negative controlled substance test are required for employment in this position.  

Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

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