UNITE Student Operator Application

Interested in a part-time, on-campus job with UNITE Distributed Learning? Join our Operator Team!

  • Pay Begins at $12.00 an hour
  • No Experience Necessary
  • Flexible Hours! Typically 6 - 12 hours per week.

UNITE Distributed Learning employs University of Minnesota students (minimum enrollment of six credits as an undergraduate) as operators for our live streaming of College of Engineering courses.

UNITE records and streams live video from eight classrooms located in Mechanical Engineering and Keller Halls, typically between the hours of 8 a.m. - 9:45 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m on Fridays during the Fall and Spring semesters.

The UNITE Operator runs the classroom control console to control the video cameras, microphones, projectors and other audio-visual equipment that the instructors utilize in teaching live courses held in a UNITE-enhanced classrooms. The operator also provides and retrieves the instructor's microphone and teaching supplies and cleans the classroom whiteboards as needed. Our classes run on the regular university schedule and can fit between yours. No prior experience is necessary - we will train you!

If you are interested in applying, please use this form to contact our Technical Office. Please feel free to visit us in Mechanical Engineering 206 if you have questions.

* First and Last Name, E-mail Address, and Phone Number are required

First Name * Last Name *
E-mail Address *
Phone Number *
Street Address
City State Zip
Do you qualify for Work Study? Yes No    Year in School? (freshman, sophomore, etc.)

For which semester are you applying:

When are you available to work (weekdays only)?

Days of the Week
(e.g. "M" or "TTh")

Time Available
(e.g. "8:00 - 9:45 a.m.")

For the semester you selected (above), what is your class/lab schedule?

Days of the Week
(e.g. "TTh")
Class time
(e.g. "8:15 - 9:45 a.m."
Course Title Location
(East or West Bank, or St. Paul)

How did you hear about this job?
Additional information about you to share (work experience, relevent experience, etc.):

Press the button below to submit this information to the Technical Office at UNITE Distributed Learning. We will contact you about your application. Thank you!


Phone:  612-624-2332
Email: unite@umn.edu