School of Music

Work Study Positions Available

Music lovers: get paid to attend concerts or work behind the scenes...

The School of Music hires a large number of Federal work study students each semester. You do not need to be a music major to work for the School of Music or Department of Theatre.

Pay rate from $8.50/ hour to $10/hour based on qualifications.
Flexible hours, night and weekend hours.
Music students can fulfill concert attendance requirements.


Jobs 1) Title: Student Production Assistant or Student Production Associate
School of Music and Department of Theatre

Employer: Lori Arsenault, Performing Arts Operations and Concert Manager
Work expectation includes the following:

  • House managers and ushers for music and theatre events
  • Box office managers for music and theatre events
  • Stage managers for music events
  • Recording and editing technicians for music events
  • Road crew for music events
  • Public relations ambassadors for music and theatre events
  • Library and archive work for music and theatre
  • Conductor and equipment assistants, USM Youth Ensembles

Job Experience Levels:    $7.75/hr    $8.50/hr    $9.25/hr    $10.00/hr

To apply for a position, please choose the Student Job Experience Level that best describes your abilities and willingness to work, and e-mail or hand deliver it with a statement justifying that level based on your experience and proven leadership skills to:
Lori Arsenault,, 207 Corthell Hall, USM Gorham campus, (207) 780-5142.


Jobs 2) Student Assistant / Student Associate              
School of Music
Christenia Alden-Kinne, Administrative Specialist

To apply for a position, please e-mail a message indicating your interest and experience to Christenia Alden-Kinne,


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New Hire Payroll Forms -for first time student employees, or any other student who did not work in the last year for USM.

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