Employment Opportunities

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Infrastructure Planning and Facilities is Hiring!

IPF employs over 1,000 staff and students to keep MSU's huge and beautiful campus running. See below for current job openings for staff and students.

IPF is committed to creating an equitable, inclusive culture and hiring a diverse workforce. We use high-performing, leading-edge practices to offer the best quality and value for our services.

Custodial Positions

Career and temporary staff positions:

Student positions (visit Handshake to apply):   

  • Student Custodian, 4 shifts (all $15/hour, 20 hrs/week): 
    • #6385641  4:30-8:30pm M-F
    • #6385629  6:30-10:30pm M-F
    • #6385544  9:00pm-1:00am M-F
    • #6385608  10:00pm-2:00am Su-Th
  • Custodial On Call Worker #6385494  5-9am M-F ($15/hour)

  • Custodial Event Worker #6385570 ($15/hour)

 Landscape Positions

Career and temporary staff positions:

Student positions (visit Handshake to apply):

  • Student Grounds/Horticulture Assistant II #6147063 ($16.50/hour)

All Staff Full-time, Temporary and On-call Positions from careers.msu.edu

(See MSU Careers website for all current position postings; below may not be a complete list.)

Custodial Services

Landscape Services

Surplus Store & Recycling

MSU Bikes

      Transportation Services

      Human Resources

      Maintenance Services - Mechanical Services

      Building Performance Services

      Maintenance Services - Structural Services

      RECP - Planning, Design and Construction

      Power and Water

      • Clerical Aide, #786073 (On-call)

      Benefits for Staff

      Full and Part-Time Employees

      Benefits

      Full, Part-Time, On-Call, and Temp Employees

      Benefits
      • Access to MSU Intramural (IM) Sports Facilities (IM Sports West, IM Sports East, IM Sports Circle)
      • Free on-campus CATA bus service
      • On- and off-campus employee discounts
      • Voluntary tax-deferred 403(b) Supplemental Retirement Program (SRP)

      Joining our team means becoming an essential part of a global university dedicated to advancing knowledge and transforming lives. Our work helps Spartans change the world.


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      IPF offers many opportunities for students to gain valuable work experience.

      Student Positions from handshake.com

      (Go to Handshake website for all current student postings; below may not be a complete list)

      Maintenance Services:

      • Mechanical Services - Maintenance Assistant II #2305045 ($13.26/hour)
      • Structural Services - Maintenance Assistant II #2305332 ($13.26/hour)
      • Electrical Services - Maintenance Assistant II #2304898 ($13.26/hour)
      • Technical Assistant for Plumbing and Life Safety #6448894 $13.26/hour)

      Custodial Services:  

      • Student Custodian, 4 shifts (all $15/hour, 20 hrs/week): 
        • #6385641  4:30-8:30pm M-F
        • #6385629  6:30-10:30pm M-F
        • #6385544  9:00pm-1:00am M-F
        • #6385608  10:00pm-2:00am Su-Th
      • Custodial On Call Worker #6385494  5-9am M-F ($15/hour)

      • Custodial Event Worker #6385570 ($15/hour)

      Transportation Services:

      • Student Clerical Assistant I #482950 ($12/hour)  
      • Car Wash / Fuel Station Attendant #857711 ($12/hour)  
      • Student Maintenance Assistant I Service Garage #726469 ($12.50/hour

      Landscape Services:

      • Student Grounds/Horticulture Assistant II #6147063 ($16.50/hour)

      Power and Water

      • Water Works Student Technical Assistant I #6397176 ($15/hour)

      Building Performance Services - FIS

      • Student Technical Assistant I - AutoCad #6213544 ($14/hour)

      Surplus Store and Recycling Center:

      • MSU Surplus Store Student Online Listing Assistant for IT/AV and Lab Equipment #6220206 ($12/hour)

      SSRC - MSU Bikes

      • Student Maintenance Assistant #4326746 ($11/hour)

      Benefits for Students

      Benefits
      • Real-world career experience in landscaping, planning and design, real estate, safety, construction, engineering, HR, finance, maintenance, mechanics, communications and more!
      • In 2004, Mary Jane and Theodore B. Simon, both graduates and life-long supporters of MSU, created an endowed scholarship fund to provide financial support for IPF-employed undergraduate students preferably majoring in Business or Engineering. All majors will be considered.
      • To qualify, you must have a 3.0 GPA or higher while being a full-time student, have documented financial need (determined by the MSU Office of Financial Aid), have a recommendation from a full-time IPF employee where you work, and be a student employee at IPF for more than a year. These requirements must be met each semester for up to three years. This is a renewable scholarship that will be applied to tuition costs.
      • Your completed application must be submitted prior to the annual deadline to be considered
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