State of Michigan Student Assistant-Department Services in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description

**The Michigan Lottery is looking for a dependable, honest, motivated, and hardworking individual with a positive attitude and strong ethical standards to join our team!

To qualify for the position, you must be currently enrolled and regularly attending a post-secondary educational institution** or must have been recently accepted to a post-secondary educational institution with the intent to attend school in the fall.

This position is responsible for assisting the Department Services unit in performing a variety of duties in the Lansing Claims Office. Duties include waiting on customers, processing winning ticket claims and payments, and performing reception duties. The position will also be responsible for performing special assignments and projects as needed.

For a full description of the duties and responsibilities of the position, please review the Position Description.

Please note: Employees who are employed in the Student Assistant classification are limited to working no more than 29 hours per week or 129 hours per month.

Required Education and Experience


Current enrollment in vocational or technical school, or post-secondary educational institution


No specific type or amount is required

Additional Requirements and Information

Please note: Lottery employees and family members residing within the same household are prohibited from purchasing lottery tickets and from participating as a worker in charitable gaming events licensed by the bureau (e.g. bingo, raffle, etc.).

Civil Service Rule 2-7 requires that all newly hired state employees submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test prior to their actual appointment. The position will also require the selected candidate to pass a criminal history background check.

The following documentation is required from all applicants and must be attached and submitted through NeoGov at the time of the application. Failure to provide any of the requested documentation may result in your application not being considered.

  • Interested applicants must attach a copy of proof of enrollment or acceptance to an educational institution. For applicants who are currently attending school, we require (1) a copy of your official transcript, or (2) a proof attendance (ie, receipt, class schedule). For applicants who are newly accepted to an educational institution, we require a copy of your letter of acceptance.
  • All applicants must attach a resume identifying specific experience and dates of employment (dates of employment should include month and year and hours worked per week).
  • All applicants must attach a cover letter describing what strengths and work experience you bring to this position. View the job specification at: (Download PDF reader)

Salary: $14.03 Hourly

Location: Lansing, MI

Job Type: Non Career

Department: Lottery

Job Number: 2795-18-ATF-SA-048

Closing: 6/24/2018 11:00 PM Eastern


Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766