Financial Aid
Federal Work-Study
Three Rivers participates in the Federal Work-Study (FWS) Program, which allows selected eligible students to work part-time throughout the semester. Job positions are limited.

WHAT TO DO BEFORE WE CAN DETERMINE IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE:
  • Submit a FAFSA.
  • Make sure your financial aid file is complete (transcripts, verification documents, etc.).
  • Be enrolled in the current semester in an approved degree or certificate program.
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress.
HOW TO APPLY:
  • Complete the Student Work-Study Employment Application and submit to the Financial Aid Office:
    • Email: financialaid@trcc.edu
    • Fax: 573-840-9604 or
    • Return to the Financial Aid Office.
  • The Financial Aid Office will determine eligibility.
    • Students who are not eligible will receive communication through the student email account within 7-10 days.
    • If you are eligible, your application will be available for review by each department and interviews may be scheduled.
  • Applications will remain available for viewing by the designated offices for candidates who are eligible.
  • Positions are limited.
  • Please contact the Financial Aid Office if you are no longer interested in a work study position.
IF YOU ARE HIRED:
  • Once hired, the office will contact Financial Aid to request a Work Study Eligibility & Hiring Form.
  • Upon completion of the form, including all signatures, you should submit the form to the Human Resources Office (WEST111 - Westover Building) with required forms of identification.
  • All information must be completed, received, and approved by the Human Resources Office AND your timesheet available in your myTRCC.
  • At this point, approved students may begin working at the designated time agreed upon with the supervisor.
For more information on Federal Work-Study, click here.

For questions about the Federal Work Study program, please email financialaid@trcc.edu or call 573-840-9606.

Current Available Positions


The following is a list of Work-Study positions currently available to Three Rivers students.

Computer Services
Details: Two (2) positions available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Computer Services Office on the second floor of the E. K. Porter Distance Learning Center.
Description: Help with installation of Master Classroom technologies, new building installations, installation of network infrastructure, installation of computer labs, help with support of off-campus center technologies, imaging computers, any other duties assigned for the benefit of the college.

Distance Learning Services
Details: One (1) position available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Distance Learning Office on the second floor of the E. K. Porter Distance Learning Center.
Description: Communicate with a customer service mindset with all users (students, staff, instructors, high schools, partnership universities, vendors, etc.) that come in contact with Distance Learning; Facilitate ITV video conference room needs on the Poplar Bluff campus: Equipment Troubleshooting, Camera orientation, DVD recording, Classroom Up-Keep, etc.; Monitor and contact off-site facilitators (Three Rivers centers, High Schools, Partnerships) to troubleshoot video conferencing equipment and direct how to correct the orientation of their cameras over the phone; Enroll students and instructors into blackboard courses with direction from Coordinator; Communicate by phone and email with students/instructors to trouble issues with Blackboard Learn web courses. Use a computer to replicate and provide a resolution to the user's issue, and keep all other office staff aware of any ongoing issues reported; During times of high work load, assist Computer Services with technical projects.

Educational Talent Search - Reading or Math Tutor
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Educational Talent Search Office.
Description: Tutor students in first through four grade in reading and math. Tutor students in sixth though twelfth grade in requested academic areas.

Institutional Effectiveness
Details: Two (2) positions available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Office of Institutional Effectiveness (Westover Administration Bldg., Room 209).
Description: Preparation for HLC visit April 2018. The work study position will be responsible for supporting the daily activities of the Office by being prompt and present at the workstation with the ability to work independently and take direction regarding processes and projects that may be ongoing within the office.

Mailroom
Details: One (1) position available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Mailroom (located at the south side of the Bess Activity Center; call 573-840-9658.
Description: Assist mailroom with receiving of mail for faculty/staff and students; Assist mailroom with receiving of packages for faculty/staff and students; Data entry of packages. Delivery of mail/package; Keeping mailroom clean and organized.

Maintenance
Details: Three (3) positions available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply with the Maintenance Office (call Rob at 573-772-2016).
Description: Will need to operate various grounds equipment; Will also need to be able to lift and move furniture, boxes, and various other items; Assisting staff in performance of projects. Assisting staff in completion of work tickets.

Maintenance Office Worker
Details: Two (2) positions available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Physical Plant Building.
Description: Will need to operate various office equipment; Will also need to be able to file, use spreadsheets and databases; Have good people and phone skills; Be able to see that the office is covered when the AA is in meetings, on projects outside of the office, or absent; Have a good grasp on what offices and classrooms are in what buildings.

Office of Instruction
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Office of the Dean of Instruction (Westover Building Room A209).
Description: Assist the staff with miscellaneous requests, office support, data entry and other duties as assigned.

President's Office
Details: One (1) position available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the President’s Office (Westover Administration Building, Room 214)
Description: Answer phones, filing, copying, proof reading, preparing mailings and other office work. The student will also be the President Ambassador representing the office at various functions.

Registrar's Office
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Registrar’s Office (Westover Administration Bldg.)
Description: Scanning student documents to the correct student/document type; Answering student questions via phone and in person; Assisting staff with miscellaneous requests, office support, data entry, filing, other duties as assigned; Gains knowledge of the college and applies it to assist students and staff.

Student Accounts/Accounts Payable
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Office of Student Accounts (Westover Administration Bldg., Room 109).
Description: The position will assist full time workers with filing, electronic filing, mailing, shredding and general office duties in Student Accounts and Accounts Payable.

Student Services
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Dean of Students Office (Westover Administration Bldg.).
Description: Answer phones, Greet and direct visitors, Answer phone calls, Scan documents, Assist with mailing projects, Assist with overall projects guest and/or students not only in our office.

Three Rivers - Dexter
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at Three Rivers College at Dexter.
Description: Provide quality customer service when assisting students and potential students in the bookstore to check books in and out and assist with selling merchandise, assist students with FAFSA, FSAID's, etc., operate ITV equipment, answering phones during peak periods of the day, directing inquires to the correct entities, assisting full-time staff with operational responsibilities as needed.

Three Rivers - Sikeston
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at Three Rivers College at Sikeston.
Description: Answering phones, setting up appointments, greeting students and visitors at the reception desk; Assist students with the college documents and forms; Setting up the Sikeston Room for meetings. Giving tours to students and various groups; Answering student questions & informing students of actions to complete their file via phone, email, and in person; Assisting staff with miscellaneous requests, office support, data entry, filing, other duties as assigned; Gains knowledge college operations and applies it to assist students and staff.

Three Rivers - Sikeston Library
Details: Two (2) positions available. 10 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Sikeston Center.
Description: Checking Library Material In And Out; Shelve And Retrieve Library Material; Clean and straighten the Library; Help all Faculty, Staff, Students, and Patrons use the Library resources.

Tinnin Center
Details: Three (3) positions available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center Office.
Description: Provide help in all technical aspect needs for shows in Tinnin or Staff Art Gallery each week.

Tutoring and Learning Center
Details: One (1) position available. 15 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Tutoring & Learning Center on the second floor of the Academic Resource Commons Building.
Description: Duties are tutoring students in math, English or computer application classes. Math tutors must be taking or have completed College Algebra with a grade of B (3.0) or better. Tutors must be skilled in algebra and be able to explain it in a way students can understand. Some calculus, chemistry, and physics experience may be helpful, but are not required. English tutors must have completed College Writing with a grade of B (3.0) or better. Tutors must be skilled in grammar, spelling, and punctuation and be able to assist students with research, topic development, and basic essay structures. An understanding of basic paper types (MLA, APA, and et al.) is necessary.

University Center
Details: One (1) position available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the University Center (Westover Administration Bldg., Room 200B).
Description: Assisting students and managing the intake to the University Center will streamline the congestion and flow, preventing interruptions; Being an initial point of contact for the students to welcome them and help them to either meet or schedule an appointment with the University Partners; The intake person will help control the flow of the University Center in order to give its students to improve its experience.

Welcome Center
Details: One (1) position available. 19.5 hours per week. Inquire and apply at the Welcome Center (Westover Administration Bldg.).
Description: Answer phones, help with student inquiries, and student phone calls .

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