Summer Employment 2014

Every summer, JMU opens its door to host a variety of camps and conferences on our campus.  Conference Services is here to provide direct logistical support to ensure those events are successful.  If you’re looking for real work experience that will help you enhance your resume and grow as a professional, this is could be the job for you.

We’re looking to put together a team of twelve qualified individuals who:

    • exhibit solid multi-tasking and time-management skills
    • possess strong Public Relation Skills
    • function well in a fast-paced office environment
    • take initiative and work well with others in a TEAM setting
    • are creative problem solvers
    • are available to work May 12th-Aug 4th



Conference Coordinators
• $5,000+  w/Meals/JMU Flex $$
• Primarily Day Shifts, weekends included
• Coordinate ALL conference logistics for assigned groups
• CANNOT take Summer Classes

Administrative Coordinators
• $5,000+  w/Meals/JMU Flex $$
• Primarily Day Shifts, weekends included
• Assigned a specific administrative area serving conference operations
• Act as the primary liaison to certain supporting university departments
• CANNOT take Summer Classes

Housing/Night Operations Staff
• $3,300  &  Meals/JMU Flex $$
• Handle basic office/campus operations 5pm-12m
• CAN take summer classes
• Serve various ON-CALL shifts …12m-8a

(Housing is NOT provided by employer. Must secure own summer housing.)

At least ONE Reference Letter REQUIRED as part of Application Submission.
Informational Application Packets available at JMU Conference Services Office, Festival Conference & Student Center, Suite 1100; Mon-Fri, 9a-6p…BEGINNING Jan 20th.

Positions are highly competitive, so please follow all instructions when submitting your application packet.

Completed applications are due back in our office by Thursday, February 20th by 5pm.  Late applications will not be accepted.

For more information, email