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The Northern Illinois University Convocation Center is looking for fun and outgoing part-time employees. Individuals must be 18 years or older, and able to work flexible hours including days, nights, weekends, and some Holidays. Hours are based only on events, and there is no guarantee of any set hours in a given week. The NIU Convocation Center does not participate in work study programs.

We are not currently hiring. 

If you are considered for hire, please be prepared to show one of the following:
- Picture ID and Original Social Security Card
- Picture ID and Certified Copy of your Birth Certificate
- Passport
ID's are necessary to fill our the Federal I-9, Employement Eligibility Verification Form. For a complete list of acceptable ID's please visit www.hr.niu.edu and go to forms and documents/I-9 Form. We do not accept expired ID's.

NIU Pay is Direct Deposit so you will need to have a bank account that accepts direct deposits. 

Our Administrative Office is Located at:
1525 West Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
Monday - Friday
9:00am - 5:00pm

For Your Convenience
Community Members may down load an Extra Help Application at hr.niu.edu/employment, Use form for Regular Employment. Complete pages 2 and 3 and return to address above.

Employment Requirements

  • Applicants must be at least 18 year of age.
  • Applicants must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.
  • Convo Center will train the right person.
  • Employment is on a part-time, temporary basis.
  • Scheduling is event based.
  • Background checks may be required.