Student Opening: Customer Service Associate with Gopher Spot


Number of Openings: 6

Pay Rate: $10.50

Location: St. Paul Student Center

Department: Retail


The primary role of Gopher Spot Customer Service Associates (CSAs) is to provide front line customer service to guests at the St Paul Student Center's Gopher Spot Gameroom and Convenience Store. CSAs provide good customer service by displaying a welcoming attitude and becoming knowledgeable regarding products and services offered at the Gopher Spot. CSAs are responsible for maintaining cleanliness of the work area, stocking merchandise, cashiering, preparing food, and other entry-level tasks. Employees need to be available to work 10 to 20 hours per week during the Gopher Spot's hours of operation

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  • Current UMTC student. See student employment eligibility
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work with a diverse customer base
  • Able to work morning or evenings shifts
  • Minimum 10 hours per week availability during Gopher Spot hours of operation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous cash handling experience
  • Previous customer service experience
  • General knowledge of bowling
  • Mechanical aptitude

Notes for This Posting

Staff schedules and hours vary for the coming Fall Semester. Work shifts are 2 to 8 hours and are scheduled around the Gopher Spot's business hours for Spring. Shifts are available during the following times:

  • Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 11:00a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • Sundays: The Gopher Spot is closed on Sundays

All staff are scheduled to work occasional weekend (Friday evenings and Saturdays) shifts.


  1. You must be able to work for the Full year.
  2. You must be able to work 12 hours per week.
  3. You must be able to work 3 shifts per week.