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Best Jobs for College Students [Part II]

You might have read the first part on best college students. In this post, we will know about 5 more best jobs for college students. All the jobs mentioned in the earlier post and here suit students the best. When employers hire candidates they prefer those who already have some real world experience, apart from those good grades. So, these college student jobs give students the opportunity to acquire some professional world experience while they continue with their studies in college. Let’s have a look at some more best jobs for college students.

Lab Assistant
The job of a lab assistant can really provide students with research experience that most of the employers look for. So, if you wish to kick start a career in the field of laboratory sciences, you can always go for this job. You find a part time lab assistant’s job both off campus and on campus. Many colleges also offer campus lab jobs as part of their work study programs.

Professor’s Research Assistant
An easy but useful job opportunity for students is to seek the position for a professor’s research lab assistant. While assisting the professor with the research work, college students do not only learn and acquire skills, but they develop an advantageous connection with the professor as well. What’s more the professor’s recommendation can really help you a lot in your professional career later. The professional connection may also bring better business and job opportunities to students.

Home Health Aide
Are you aspiring to make a career in the field of healthcare? If the answer is ‘yes’, you can also take up the part time job of a home health aide. By working with an elderly and taking care of them, you can really gain some useful insight and experience in patient care. This experience can help you land home health aide jobs in the healthcare industry as well.

While in search of part time student jobs, you can also check out working opportunities with the school paper or with the campus publication. The experience that you gain doing the writing at these places can really look good on resume if you are planning a career that requires good communication skills. Students can also find a lot of writing and editing work online.

Bank Teller
Yet another best part time job for college students is that of a bank teller. A bank teller’s job provides flexibility to students. The part time job helps students acquire some customer services experience that can be useful in their career later.

While taking up any of the above mentioned part time jobs, college students should remember to select an option that has relevancy with their chosen career path. If the job is relevant to your future career, you are definitely going to benefit from these real world experiences.

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