On Campus Job Postings

Thank you for your interest in student employment opportunities at Texas A&M Galveston! Recently, President Young requested that student employment be enhanced to better prepare our students for real life working environments as they move on after graduation.  In order to fulfill this request, all student employment will be handled online through the Workday system. Human Resources is working closely with the hiring departments to get positions posted in Workday by August 9th.  Please be patient while we make this transition, and if you do not see the job you desire, please check back again later.


-If you are currently employed with the Texas A&M System, you will apply as an internal candidate.

-Steps for Internal Application:

  • Log in to Workday using the link below

  • Click on Career under the Applications block

  • Click Find Jobs

  • Be sure to select Texas A&M University at Galveston as the System Member and Student Worker as the Worker Type or Job Family

  • The Internal Career Site will list current open positions for your review/application.

  • You may update your professional profile through the Career icon to include education, job history and other professional information

  • Step by Step Instructions

-If you are NOT currently employed through the Texas A&M system you will need to apply as an external candidate.

-Steps for External Application:

  • Follow the link below to enter the External Workday Career Site

  • Be sure to select Student Worker as the Worker Type or Job Family

  • After you find the job(s) you would like to apply for, click the orange Apply button.

  • You must create an account to submit an application.  For ease of communication, it is recommended that you use your tamu.edu email to create a Workday account. 

  •  Step by Step Instructions

Please be sure to include all required documents in the attachment box at the bottom of the “My Experience” page of the application before continuing through the application process.



You MUST complete the NEW STUDENT EMPLOYEE ORIENTATION in Human Resources BEFORE you begin working.

You will receive an email when your background check has been completed with a list of documents that you can bring in for your I-9.  Please contact Marion Rhodes by email at rhodesm@tamug.edu for more information regarding new student employee orientation.

If "Work-Study Preferred" is marked YES, those students who qualify for the Work-Study program will be given first preference for that position.  Check with the Office of Financial Aid to see if you qualify for the Work Study Program.


Open Library Positions 

Student Assistant - Library Public Services
Student Coordinator - 1-on-1 Course Consultant
Student Coordinator - Small Group Course Consultant
Student Coordinator - Guided Group Study Consultant
Student Coordinator - Writing Consultant
Student Coordinator - Science Writing Consultant
Student Coordinator - Speech Consultant
Student Coordinator - Video Consultant
Student Technician - Library Collection Services Technician
Student Technician - Data Technician

 For questions about the Library application process please contact Michael Sweeney at 409-740-4564 or sweeneym@tamug.edu.

Open On-Campus Positions 

Hiring Department

Job Title

Pay Rate

Start Date

# of Jobs


LIST - Chris Ledford Student Technician - Divemaster $12.00 08/26/19 2 na
MARB - Dr. Antoinetta Quigg Student Technician - Marine Biology $9.00 08/26/19 1 na
MARE - Steven Bentz Student Assistant - MARE Lab $10.00 09/01/19 1 na
MARE - Kevin Winn Student Assistant - Machine/ Welding Shop $10.50 09/01/19 2 na
MARS - Dr. van Hengstum Student Technician - Lab $10.00 05/31/19 1 na
MARS - Dr. Dellapenna Student Technician - Lab TBD 05/31/19 1 na
SFAID - Paul Schafer Student Assistant - Sea Aggie Mentor (WORK  STUDY) $10.00 07/03/19 TBD WORK STUDY ONLY
SFAID - Rachelle Craig Student Assistant - Scholarships and Financial Aid $7.25 08/01/19 2 WORK STUDY PREFERRED

All positions at Texas A& M University at Galveston are security sensitive. Texas A&M University at Galveston provides a friendly and progressive setting for our expanding University. Almost every Department and/or Administrative office will employee student workers in some capacity and all positions benefit both the Student and the University.