Jobs Listing (Part-time and Work-study)

Follow the instructions provided to apply for the following part-time and work-study positions. If you wish to post a position on this website, please call 450-3134.

Chander Advisors

Job Title: Financial Strategy Consultant Intern

Pay: $30,000 annual

Requirements:

  • As Assigned

Duties:

  • Identifying, acquiring, synthesizing, mining and analyzing relevant data.
  • Identifying the relationships among multiple sources and types of data, and organizing this information to facilitate effective solution implementation.
  • Analyzing and interpreting historical financial, operational, and transactional data.
  • Maintaining detailed work-paper records of assumptions, methodologies, and information sources utilized during
    the performance of all analytical tasks.
  • Call potential individual and institutional clients to set meetings.

How to Apply: Apply by via website at: www.chandleradv.com/careers/

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Apple Inc.

Job Title: Multiple Positions

Pay: Varies by position

Requirements:

  • As Assigned

Duties:

  • As Assigned

How to Apply: Apply by going to http://apple.com/jobs/us/retail

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USAble Life

Job Title: Developer Intern

Pay: Paid, part-time, in Little Rock office

Required Skills: Experience with Java solutions or Microsoft .Net solutions in C# or VB.Net.  Experience with SQL queries on database platforms such as MySQL, Oracle, or Microsoft SQL Server.  HTML and Internet Programming experience. Experience with reporting design and structure in Microsoft Reporting Services, Crystal Reports or Business Objects.  Ability to multi-task and work within time constraints.  Critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Required Experience:

Basic Required:

  • No degree is required but must be enrolled in a Computer Science, Information Systems, or a technically equivalent undergraduate degree program at an accredited university.
  • No prior experience is required.

Preferred:

  • Curriculum based on Object Oriented Programming with experience in Microsoft .NET, Databases and Internet Programming; more consideration may be given to post graduate candidates with undergraduate degrees in Computer Science or a technically equivalent program.
  • IT related experience in a work study program.

Duties:

•     Develops or maintains applications and reports.
•     Assists in the planning and implementation of applications and reports.
•     Designs applications and reports.
•     Maintains developed code in revision code repository.
•     Works on personal development. May perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply: Qualified applicants, please apply online at:  https://www.usablelife.com/careers Closes by October 15, 2014, or when filled. Apply NOW! Contact Sala Dioffo in the UCA Cooperative Education office for assistance with your resume (SDioffo@uca.edu, 450-3250).

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C. H. Robinson (Little Rock)

Job Title: Summer 2015 Interns

Pay: $10.00/hour, full-time

Requirements:

  • 3.0+ GPA
  • Graduating between August 2015 and May 2016
  • International students may apply, but “preference will go to students who have U.S. work authorization and will not need future sponsorship.  This is because our internship is designed to find high caliber talent who could potentially move into full-time roles with us upon graduation. At this time we are unable to consider sponsorship for a majority of our entry-level roles, as they do not meet the government standard for sponsorship.”
  • All Majors (open to all majors, but business majors (especially those with a Supply Chain emphasis) and Communications majors are an especially good fit)
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Competitive personality
  • Enthusiastic and dedicated to challenge of helping others

Description & Duties: Intern in the logistics and transportation industry with a Fortune 500 global company! Recognized as Fortune's 'World’s Most Admired Company' and Business Week's 'Best Place to Launch a Career', C.H. Robinson works globally and innovates daily to enhance and execute supply chains that move goods around the world. Our internship program is the first step in achieving the career of your dreams.

Right now, we are seeking motivated and enthusiastic individuals for our Internship Program. This world class internship will expose you to multiple facets of the logistics and transportation industry while offering extensive learning and training opportunities (closely aligned with our full-time, entry level positions) to enhance your potential. Interns also participate in a team project and competition with other interns to highlight your creativity and expand relationships. These projects will have a direct impact on the business and your team will have the opportunity to present your ideas to senior business leaders. Special recognition will be given to the top rated projects.

Get exposure to:

  • Sales and Negotiation Techniques
  • Logistic Management and Transport Economics from a 3rd Party Perspective
  • Supply Chain Information Systems
  • Carrier Management
  • Distribution Patterns, Tracking, and Tracing
  • Job Requirements

How to Apply: Get tips to improve your resume BEFORE applying online by contacting Martin Vernon at MartinV@uca.edu or 450-3250. Apply online at www.chrobinson.com/careers, closes October 15, 2014, or when filled.

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iProv, LLC

Location: Little Rock

Job Title: Content Marketing Intern (available as part-time job and may result in offer of permanent position)

Pay: negotiable starting at $10/hour

Requirements:

  • 3.25+ GPA and graduating between December 2014 and May 2016
  • Strong writing skills
  • An interest in marketing
  • Extensive familiarity with social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+, YouTube)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Basic understanding of SEO
  • Ambitious, creative, detail-oriented personality

Duties:

  • Develop knowledge of managed web clients’ business and branding
  • Research and develop editorial calendars
  • Conduct research
  • Stay abreast of new trends and opportunities
  • Publish content to social media
  • Write creative briefs for client blog articles
  • Write blog articles for iProv branding purposes
  • Assist with web analysis and client reports
  • Participate in regular meetings and brainstorming sessions

What You Will Learn:

  • Inbound marketing concepts
  • SEO/SEM
  • Google Analytics & AdWords
  • CMS applications
  • Team building
  • Professionalism

 

How to Apply: Submit your resume and a sample of your writing (class work is acceptable) to Jessica Kordsmeier at Jessica.kordsmeier@iprovweb.com by October 10, 2014. Contact the UCA Cooperative Education office if you have questions or to get your resume reviewed:  MartinV@uca.edu, 450-3250.

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Dillard’s

Job Title: Store Management Intern

Pay: Paid

Requirements:

  • Majoring in Finance, Management, or Marketing
  • Graduating between December 2015 and May 2016
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.9 or better
  • U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident

Duties: During the 10 week program, each intern will…

  • Spend time with Visual Sales Manager, Dock/Support Manager, Cashier, Assistant Store Manager, and Store Secretary
  • Interns will learn the basics of the following systems: DDSF, AIMS, STFF, DCBS, ADVA, and E-Mail
  • Complete projects that enable them to implement the systems learned
  • Present completed projects to the Store Manager for review
  • Interns will be trained on
    • Sales Manager responsibilities
    • S.P.H.
    • Schedules
    • Inventory procedures
    • Merchandising areas
    • Sales and Stock levels
    • Credit solicitation

    How to Apply: Company is interviewing on campus on October 2 for full-time and internship positions. Guaranteed interviews for the first 13 applicants. Follow the instructions at http://www.uca.edu/interfase and select your interview time.

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    Arkansas Golf Center

    Job Title: Business Development Intern

    Pay: $8.00/hour

    Requirements:

    • Pursing a business major or minor
    • An outgoing personality, confidence, and a professional manner
    • Above average computer and internet skills, including social media
    • Graduating between May 2015 and December 2016
    • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better.

    Description: Arkansas Golf Center needs a bright mind for Business Development. We're looking for someone to help us boost sales in a down golf economy. The job will consist of sales, marketing, and strategic analysis. Term of employment will vary based on Arkansas Golf Center needs and class requirements if credit is going to be given by the University of Central Arkansas. In most instances employment will last for 1 semester.

    • Sales
    • Marketing, including social media marketing
    • Strategic analysis
    • Business-to-business sales strategy development
    • Expanding and updating website, especially the Arkansas Golf Center online store
    • Usage of sales software

    Note: Additional information about the goals of the organization and the role of the intern are available in UCA’s Cooperative Education Office. We will also be happy to review your resume before submission. Call or email us at MartinV@uca.edu or 450-3250.

    How to Apply: Send your resume to Brannon Watson, Owner and Head Golf Professional, at brannon@arkansasgolfcenter.com.

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    The Draft

    Job Title: Cook

    Pay: $7.25 and up

    Duties: Accurately and efficiently cook meats, fish, vegetables, soups, and other hot food products as well as
    prepare and portion food products prior to cooking. Also perform other duties in the areas of food and
    final plate preparation including plating and garnishing of cooked items and preparing appropriate garnishes for all hot menu item plates.

    • Prepare a variety of meats, seafood, poultry vegetables, and other food items
    for cooking in ovens, and grills and a variety of other kitchen equipment.
    • Assumes 100% responsibility for quality of products served.
    • Knows and complies consistently with our standard portion sizes, cooking methods, quality standards and kitchen rules, policies and procedures.
    • Stocks and maintains sufficient levels of food products at line stations to assure a smooth service period.
    • Portions food products prior to cooking according to standard portion sizes and recipe specifications.
    • Maintains a clean and sanitary work station area including tables, shelves, grills,
    pasta machines, sauté burners, convections ovens, flat top range and refrigeration.
    • Prepares item for broiling, grilling, sautéing or other cooking methods by portioning, battering,
    breading, seasoning, and or marinating.
    • Follows proper plate presentation and garnish set up for all dishes.
    • Handles, stores, and rotates products properly.
    • Assists in food preparation assignments during off peak periods as needed.
    • Closes kitchen properly and  follows closing checklist for kitchen stations. Assists others in closing
    the kitchen.
    • Attends all scheduled employee meetings and brings suggestions
    for improvement.
    • Performs other related duties as assigned by the kitchen manager or owner.

    How to apply: at location - 2235 Dave Ward Drive

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    Chandler Advisors

    Job Title: Financial Strategy Consultant Intern

    Pay: DOE

    Requirements:

    • All classifications, no GPA requirement
    • Must be pursuing one of the business majors

    Duties: As a Financial Strategy Consultant Intern, you will develop in-depth knowledge of your clients’ objectives and challenges in order to design and implement innovative strategies to assist them through their current difficulties and prepare them for the future. Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to, the following:

    • Identifying, acquiring, synthesizing, mining and analyzing relevant data.
    • Identifying the relationships among multiple sources and types of data, and organizing this information to facilitate effective solution implementation.
    • Analyzing and interpreting historical financial, operational, and transactional data.
    • Maintaining detailed work-paper records of assumptions, methodologies, and information sources utilized during the performance of all analytical tasks.
    • Call potential individual and institutional clients to set meetings.

    How to Apply: Apply online at http://www.chandleradv.com/careers/ (Contact the Cooperative Education Office at 450-3250 or by emailing MartinV@uca.edu for a resume review.)

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    Acxiom

    Job Title: Accounting Operations Specialist

    Pay: $10+/hour

    Requirements:

    • Cumulative GPA of 2.75+
    • Majoring in Business, Finance, Accounting, or Mathematics
    • Graduating December 2014 to May 2017
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision with strong attention to detail
    • Basic understanding of Microsoft Windows environment and Microsoft Excel
    • Previous accounting experience is preferred but not necessary
    • PACT - Passion, Accountability, Creativity, Teamwork (foundation of Acxiom's culture)
    • Must be able to work 20 hours a week between 8:00 a.m. and 5 p.m.
    • Must be able to work November 2014 through September 2015 with possibility of extension based on availability and performance

    What will set you apart:

    • Students seeking a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Accounting or related areas of study
    • Prefer students to be at least a 2nd year accounting student

    Duties: Accounting Operations Specialist Interns will assist with the preparation, data entry, and processing of accounting data. The Intern will also assist with various systems and subsystems. Accounting Operations Specialists identify cost reduction opportunities and provide subledger accounting information to assist the business unit(s).

    • Utilize Workday, PeopleSoft, and other Acxiom systems to process accounting (training will be provided)
    • Maintain and update SharePoint site
    • Utilize Workday and other systems to provide monthly reporting (training will be provided)
    • Assist with reconciliations, journal entries and month-end closeout
    • Research expense issues using PeopleSoft & Workday

    How to Apply: Contact MartinV@uca.edu to get your resume reviewed before applying online for job #34195, http://www.acxiom.com/about-acxiom/careers/

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    Fairmont Specialty

    Job Title: Underwriting Interns

    Pay: $12.50/hour

    Requirements:

    • Interest in learning about property & casualty insurance
    • Exceptional attention to detail
    • Solid computer skills including Word, Excel: E-mail & Internet Based Technology
    • Solid verbal and written communication, as well as, math skills
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

    Duties: An intern in the Underwriting Assistants team will work closely with the other UAs to learn the following responsibilities...

    • Review quote applications for thoroughness and accuracy.
    • Request loss runs from agents or processing.
    • Generating and reviewing risk reports
    • Preparing and reviewing loss boards for rating and risk evaluation
    • Communicate and follow up with producers, as needed, to obtain necessary information prior to and after binding the account.
    • Reviewing cancellations, notice of non-pays, and reinstatements to ensure all action has been taken.
    • Assist Product Line Manager with program marketing initiatives. Prepare pre-bind underwriting documentation and enter general information into the underwriting documentation forms and workbooks.

    How to Apply: Email your resume to MartinV@uca.edu by September 29, 2014.

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    LaQuinta Inn and Suites

    Pay: $7.25 per hour

    Requirements:

    • Check guests in/out
    • Give directions to hotel, local areas
    • Take telephone reservations
    • Greet and welcome guests
    • Maintains an inventory of vacancies, reservations and room assignments.
    • Manages and resolves all guest complaints in a professional and courteous manner.
    • Processes guest check-outs and handles monetary transactions.
    • Maintains customers' privacy.
    • Maintains a high level of professional appearance and demeanor.
    • Can stand for long periods of time
    • Provide every guest with a personal, exceptional experience
    • Uphold hotel policies and procedures
    • Ability to multitask

    Duties:

    • As Assigned

    How to Apply: Email your resume to: lq6281gm@laquinta.com, or call 501.328.5100

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    Arkansas Property Brokers

    Job Title: Marketing Assistant and Receptionist

    Pay: $8-$10 per hour

    Requirements:

    • Proficient in Excel, Word, Works, and Mac Software

    Duties:

    • Enter new listings
    • Maintain listings
    • Implement marketing programs
    • set up print ads
    • Coordinate Approximately special projects
    • Handle incoming emails and phone calls

    How to Apply: Email your resume to david@davidbway.com

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    Petit Jean State Park - Morrilton AR

    Job Title: Wait Staff, Hosts, Hostess'

    Pay: DOE

    Requirements:

    • Must be able to work early mornings, late nights, weekends, Holidays, varied shifts

    Duties:

    • Greet guests and escort them to their table
    • Operate cash register and handle transactions
    • Take "TO GO" orders and manually enter them into the POS system
    • Clean Tables
    • Help pre-buss tables
    • Vacuum dining area
    • Set Tables
    • Refill Table dispensers
    • Re-Supply and straighten Host station

    How to Apply: joel.smith@arkansas.gov

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    Petit Jean State Park - Morrilton AR

    Job Title: Front Desk Agent

    Pay: DOE

    Requirements:

    • The ability to provide customer service in a lodging and restaurant environment.
    • Must be able to explain all of the amenities of the lodge and entire park to prospective customers and make reservations for their stay.
    • Check-in and Check-out of lodge and cabin guests.
    • To be able to learn and implement problem resolution skills.
    • To be kind and courteous at all times, even when faced with adversity.
    • Possess a medium to high degree of computer literacy.
    • The ability to multi-tasks.
    • Good phone skills.

    Duties:

    • To make reservations and other lodge bookings for future guest arrivals.
    • Complete the registration process for guest in our cabins and lodge rental units.
    • Provide information about our lodge, restaurant and entire park to park visitors.
    • Apply correct accounting applications to guest accounts and responsible cash handling.
    • Resolve problems guests may encounter within our control using guidelines as set by park management.
    • Be a team member by adhering to our policy of maintaining a positive work environment.

    How to Apply: Email your resume to: joel.smith@arkansas.gov

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    Little Rock Athletic Club

    Job Title: Swim Instructors & Lifeguards

    Pay: DOE

    Requirements:

    MUST BE 16 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER

    Swim Instructors

    • Must like working with kids
    • We offer paid in-water training

    Lifeguards

    • Must have a valid lifeguard certification
    • Shifts available 7 days a week

    Duties:

    • As assigned

    How to Apply: If interested, please call: Eimear Fuller at: 501.225.3601 x310 or, Jenna Bickle at: 501.225.3601 x311