Work-Study Employment

Job Title: Spanish Interpreter for New Student and Financial Aid Outreach

Department: Admissions and Recruitment

Job Description:

***THIS IS A STUDENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY. YOU MUST BE CURRENTLY ENROLLED AS AN MCC STUDENT TO QUALIFY.***
 

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment is hiring 2 Spanish Translators for New Student and Financial Aid Outreach.  Student employee will assist students completing the FAFSA and explain the financial aid process in Spanish as needed during financial aid events (on and off campus).  Student employee will attend other MCC outreach/recruitment events (on and off campus), providing Spanish translation when needed. 

 

Job Requirements: Student must be fluent in both English and Spanish.  Must have adequate knowledge of financial aid and FAFSA completion (having personally completed a FAFSA will be very beneficial) and basic knowledge about getting started as an MCC student.  Ideal candidate will be comfortable talking to people and making them feel welcome here at MCC and during outreach events.   Candidate must be reliable and punctual.  Must have own transportation for off campus events (attending local high school FAFSA workshops and recruitment events with MCC staff).  Your work schedule will be very flexible, based upon personal and school schedules.   Students will be asked to work various dates throughout fall and early spring semester.  Flexible hours required, mostly various evenings from 6:00p-8:00p with some late afternoon events (typically 1-3 events per week).  Student hired for this position will work about 5-10 hours a week.


Learning Objectives:  Enhance communication skills (verbal and nonverbal) by interpreting Spanish and English more often.
Knowledge of the financial aid process and FAFSA completion gained.
Build a network of professionals for future recommendations.
Build your portfolio and strengthen your language skills.
Creation of an environment which supports Student Success by assisting students in FAFSA completion.
 

Contact Information:

Ina Hall
8900 U.S. Highway 14
Crystal lake, IL 60012
815-455-8914

Application Instructions:

Please email your resume to: ihall@mchenry.edu. List the position you are applying for in the subject line.
Positions will be posted until filled.


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*Please review the minimum qualifications to ensure you meet these requirements prior to submitting your application. Only applicants meeting the minimums will be considered for an interview opportunity.