Updated September 29, 2017

Off-Campus Community Service Positions

Only students with Federal Work Study (FWS) awards may work in community service positions and be paid by LVC. If you are sure you have FWS in your package, first apply for the job, and if you are hired, then obtain the contracts: Contracts, available in the Financial Aid Office, must be signed and returned prior to the start of employment. Please call 717-867-6188 to make an appointment to obtain the paperwork when you return to school.


LutherCare for Kids Lebanon (formerly St. James Child Care and Learning Center)

Two positions for Fall semester:
Responsibilities: Teacher assistants are needed for various shifts throughout the day at the child care center. LutherCare for Kids Lebanon is open Monday through Friday and located on 2nd and Chestnut Street, Lebanon, Pa. Great experience for an education major with access to their own transportation.
Hours: 6:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m., 2 – 3 - 4 or 5 days a week; 3 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., 2-3-4 or 5 days a week
Wage: $8.59 per hour; varies depending on previous paid experience
Contact: Luthercare for Kids Lebanon at 717-272-4778


On-campus Positions

Student Grounds Maintenance

Responsibilities:  Students would provide assistance with all aspects of grounds maintenance; including mowing, trimming, mulching, athletic field preparation, and snow removal.
Hours:  Please contact Facilities for specific hours and dates.
Wage:  $7.75
Contact:  Kevin Yeiser at yeiser@lvc.edu

General Services

Responsibilities:  Students would assist in event set up, supply delivery, and occasional moving duties.
Hours:  Please Contact Facilities for specific hours and dates.
Wage:  $7.75
Contact:  Alexis Baker at abaker@lvc.edu

Data Intern For Sustainability Advisory Committee

Start Date: Fall 2017
The Lebanon Valley College Sustainability Advisory Committee (SAC) seeks a data intern for campus-wide promotion of the College’s environmental sustainability efforts.The intern must demonstrate an understanding and interest in environmental sustainability as well as demonstrated research and analysis experience and ability. This position will be a yearly internship (fall and spring semesters). The SAC will determine the intern’s priorities and responsibilities. The intern will work with and report to a member of the SAC. Interns are to attend SAC meetings and report activities to the group. They are also expected to attend bi-annual PERC (PA Environmental Resource Council: PA Green Colleges) meetings.


  • Collect and research data/information for the College’s Climate Action Plan in support of the Second Nature Climate Commitment.
  • Complete the College's Green House Gas (GHG) carbon inventory.
  • Assess results and make recommendations for improvements to the College’s GHG inventory.
  • Review other institution's Climate Action Plans and assessments to develop ideas.
  • Network with other schools’ sustainability interns/coordinators to research best practices and share ideas for reducing the College’s GHG inventory.
  • Document environmental sustainability initiatives at LVC.
  • Gather information for special projects as needed (e.g. solar electric generation}.
  • Research state and federal grant opportunities.
  • Maintain a weekly log of internship tasks and accomplishments.

Hours: 5-10 hr/wk
Contact: This position is being offered for credit or as a paid internship. All interested are encouraged to send their resumes, along with any questions, to Kshama Harpankar at harpanka@lvc.edu.


Lifeguard for LVC Arnold Sports Center

Responsibilities: Lifeguards help prevent injuries by minimizing and/or eliminating hazardous situations, enforcing all facility rules and regulations, recognizing and responding quickly and effectively to emergency situations,  administer first aid and/or CPR in an emergency, and informing other employees when assistance is needed. Lifeguard Training and First Aid and CPR for professional rescuer required.
Hours: Lifeguards are needed for a variety of 1–2 hour shifts during regular pool hours as well as for other pool-related events.
Wage: Level 2
Contact: Mary Gardner at 717-867-6367 or gardner@lvc.edu