Pay Grade Level
Job Summary/Basic Function
The primary responsibility of this temporary position is to provide
peer mentoring and staff support for TRIO Student Support Service
students at the Bay College Escanaba campus during the 2021-2022
TRIO Student Support Services is a federally funded program that
works with first-generation, income-eligible, and disabled students
at Bay College. Through SSS staff guidance, peer mentors provide
academic and non-academic support, as well as professional
development and social engagement opportunities for the TRIO
* Must be a Bay College Student at time of employment
* Must plan to attend Bay College for 2 academic years
* Leadership and/ or community service experience
* Good interpersonal communication skills (both verbal and
* Ease in relating to people from varying educational, cultural,
and social backgrounds.
* Demonstrated level of responsibility, reliability, and
* Demonstrated appropriate and professional behavior.
* Ability to work virtually from home if needed.
* Students enrolled full-time will be given preference
Months Per Year
4 - 20 regularly scheduled hours per week M – F during the Fall
2021 and Winter 2022 semesters based on need and availability.
Works under the general supervision of the Assistant Director of
Work environment characteristics described here are representative
of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform
the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the
employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but
may be loud in areas of equipment operation.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by personnel assigned into this
classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list
of all job duties performed by personnel so classified. Job related
functions may be performed with or without accommodations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required
to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects,
tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop,
kneel; crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee
must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by the job include close vision, distance
vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the
ability to adjust focus. Mobility around the campus is a normal
part of the position’s functions.
Attend training prior to the start of the semester and regular
Provide services to TRIO students utilizing the Student Success
Center and Student Food Pantry during scheduled hours.
Develop and implement TRIO Peer Mentor-led social events and
Connect with TRIO students via outreach initiatives.
Mentor and advise TRIO students on ancillary topics such as
referring them to other needed support services available within
Attend staff-led TRIO workshops, luncheons, events, and trips.
Promote TRIO services and events through a variety of methods.
Create a comfortable and supportive environment for TRIO students
in both the Student Success Center and Student Food Pantry.
Teach both academic and non-academic skills to TRIO students in a
variety of settings.
Assist TRIO staff in stocking and maintaining the Student Food
Assist TRIO staff with social media posts and presence.
Assist TRIO staff with other retention and accountability
Assist TRIO staff with general office tasks.
Record student contacts in Student Access Database.
Attend regular training sessions provided by college staff
Beth Berube, Director of Human Resources
Melissa VanBrocklin, Human Resources Specialist
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * This position requires you to be a student of Bay College. Do
you intend to be a student of Bay College at time the tutoring
position would begin?