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University Press - Clerical
Student Employment
Clerical & Office Related
Federal Work Study Only
University Press-SIUC
Office of the Provost & VC for Academic Affairs-SIUC

Job Type: Federal Work Study

The editorial, design, and production department of Southern Illinois University Press is seeking a student worker to assist with the preparation of book manuscripts and related marketing copy for publication. The ideal candidate is someone working toward an advanced degree in writing or literature. This opportunity is an excellent one for students considering careers in book publishing. Applicants MUST be detail-oriented and familiar with the rules of writing, spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat Reader is REQUIRED. Duties include preparing manuscripts for copyediting and for page layout, checking proofs of laid-out book pages, preparing index manuscripts for layout, and editing marketing copy, archiving, and general clerical work.

Work would be scheduled on weekdays between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Must have Federal Work Study funding and access to transportation to our building on the west campus on McLafferty Road.

Class Schedule, Resume/CV, Student Employment Referral

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed
and encouraged and will receive consideration.