This form is used to apply for a student position with in the Office of the President. Completion of this form does not guarantee employment. A representative will contact you within 48 hours of submission. If you do not receive a confirmation within 48 hours please contact us directly at 207.780.4480.The Office of the President has an open door policy for students applying for a position. We are located at 707 Law Building, Portland Campus, 04103
In complying with the letter and intent of applicable laws and in pursuing its own goals of pluralism, the University of Southern Maine shall not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or citizenship status, age, disability, or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other areas of the University. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Contact the Executive Director, Office of Campus Pluralism & Equal Opportunity, (207)780-5094, TTY (207)780-5646 for questions and complaints.
** NOTE: The inability to contact one or more current/former supervisors may be a factor in whether a candidate is selected. If you wish to add comments, such as whether a current supervisor may be contacted only if you are the leading candidate, please explain with in the special notes section of this form.
Reference and Background Checks
The University of Southern Maine makes such inquiries as may be necessary to arrive at an appropriate employment decision. All new hires are subject to reference checks, criminal history/driving record checks, academic degree/license verification, and related matters to comply with legal requirements and public responsibility.
Please be aware that driving offenses and/or criminal convictions will not necessarily make you ineligible for a given position, but the information will be evaluated carefully as to its nature, seriousness, date(s), relevance to the job being performed, and potential impact on the University's public trust.
By submitting this form I certify that all answers and statements provided are true to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any false or misleading information may subject me to disqualification before appointment or dismissal after appointment. I also understand that continuation of employment is contingent upon my providing proof of identity and right to work, and a satisfactory outcome of background checks.
I hereby release employers, schools and individuals from all liability in responding to reference and background checks.