Full-time / Part-time

The Career Development Center provides students with both part-time and full time employment opportunities. Available job postings are accessible via Trailblazer, an internet based job listing service.

Part-time Jobs at William Paterson University

There are 4 types of part-time jobs offered through William Paterson University:

1.  On-Campus Jobs Through Financial Aid

These are jobs that are paid through the financial aid office.  Students work in various departments on-campus, in the library and in other locations.  If interested in one of these positions:

  • At the workshop - you will be given details on how to find a job; your eligibility hours
  • If you have already attended a workshop then you do NOT need to attend again
2.  Additional On-Campus Jobs (Excluding Financial Aid)

Additional on-campus jobs are all of the ones that are NOT covered by financial aid.  You will need to go to EACH of these departments separately in order to apply.

The following departments offer additional opportunities; please go directly to the department listed:

Resident's Life (White Hall) 
  • Desk Assistants (swipe IDs in the residence halls)
  • Resident Assistants (RAs)
Recreation Center
  • Desk Assistants
  • Event Assistants
  • Lifeguards
  • Fitness Instructors
  • Referees for Intermurals
Campus Police
  •  Student Patrol
Student Technology Consultants (Atrium)
  • STCs - work in the computer labs, for the help desk, for IT
Hospitality Services (past the Student Center Information Desk)
  • Catering
  • Event Assistants
  • Information desk
Campus Bookstore (ground floor, Student Center)
  • Cashier
Arcade (ground floor, Student Center)
  • Facility Assistant
New Student Experience Raubinger Hall)
  • Peer Leader for Pioneer Success Seminar - Teacher Assistants
Campus Activities and Student Leadership (third floor, Student Center)
  • Orientation Leaders
Science Enrichment Center (Science Building)
  • Tutors
Academic Support Center (second floor, Hunzinger Hall)
  • Tutors
Writing Center (Atrium)
  • Tutors
3.  Community Service/America Reads Program

The Community Service/America Reads Program is located off-campus at local non-profit agencies.  You need to attend a Student Employment Workshop in order to be eligible for this position.  If you have attended the workshop and are interested in learning about this position, schedule an appointment with Mary Alice Barrows, Assistant Director, Career Development, 973-720-3020.

4.  Off-Campus Positions

Off-campus positions at local employers, organizations; businesses that hire WPUNJ students.  You can find a list of open positions in Trailblazer. If you need further assistance with your job search, schedule an appointment at the Career Development Center, Student Center 30 or call 973-720-3291.

Career Development Center
Student Center 301, 300 Pompton Road Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone 973.720.3291 Fax 973.720.2074

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