Student Employment

LEAP Student Staff Positions

LEAP Student Staff assist with answering phones and providing customer service at the front desk, in the resource center, and at LEAP events. Positions include:

  • Program Assistant: Assist in organizing, planning, advertising, and implementing events/programs sponsored by LEAP or the Program Board.
  • Ettinger Student Lounge Attendant: Supervise the student lounge by conducting regular walkthroughs and maintaining the facility usage log. 
  • Budget Assistant: Assist with club/organization budget management.
  • Campus Events Calendar Assistant: Assist with reservation requests.
  • Publicity Promotion Assistant: Create and distribute publicity for Club 88 and LEAP events.
  • Resource Center/Storage Assistant: Assist with inventory, maintaining organization, and replenishment of supplies.

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How to apply: Applications are to be dropped off at the LEAP front desk or emailed to Eva Covarrubias at ecovarrubias@whittier.edu; students may also submit their applications at the Work Study Fair on Tuesday, September 3 from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. in Villalobos Hall.  


Media/Publication Staff Positions

Work with one of Whittier's student-run Media or Publication groups: Quaker Campus (newspaper), QCTV news show, KPOET Radio, Acropolis (College yearbook), or Video Production Studios (VPS). 

How to apply: Inquire with Kerry Klima in person at the LEAP Office or via email at kklima@whittier.edu. Students may also inquire with a publication's editor/manager.  


Poet Entertainment Staff Positions

POET Entertainment tech staff.Poet Entertainment Staff assist LEAP in providing event coordination and technical assistance for evening and weekend events in Club 88 or on campus. Positions include:

  • Sound/Lighting Technician: Set up, run, and take down concert system and mobile sound and lighting equipment. 

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How to apply: Applications are to be dropped off at the LEAP front desk or emailed to Shauna Sobers at ssobers@whittier.edu; students may also submit their applications at the Work Study Fair on Tuesday, September 3 from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. in Villalobos Hall.