Student Employment

Motor Vehicle Operator (MVO)

Office & Guest Services

Job #: 600011
Location: Michigan Union
Department: Center for Campus Involvement
Rate: $10.88
Resume Required? Yes
Work-Study? Work-Study Only Position

Position Description:

Using a university vehicle for transportation, work with a team of 4-6 other student drivers to distribute advertising items for student organizations and UM departments. Work includes distribution of tabletop signs in cafeteria areas of the Michigan Union, Michigan League, and Pierpont Commons on weekends; placement of signs on campus buses; stapling of Diag board advertisements; hanging of banners. In addition to placing these advertising media, MVOs are also responsible for delivering balloons, care packages containing food items, and sometimes helium tanks. Work also includes basic maintenance of van and equipment. This is a joint position with Clerk C, totaling 10-12 hours a week.


  • Applicants must have a good driving record and valid driver license
  • Availability on weekends between 10AM-2PM Sundays, Monday evenings, plus at least one weekday balloon/care package delivery shift (flexible based on your class schedule)
  • Thoroughness; willingness to cooperate on unexpected tasks; flexibility and problem solving skills; occasional availability for unusual delivery hours; availability regardless of inclement weather
  • Preference given to sophomores due to extensive training required for Clerk C appointment
  • At least one semester of experience as a Clerk C is desired. This is a dual appointment with Clerk C


  • Hours per Week: 4-6
  • Academic Term: Fall/Winter