UREC Summer Camps
This summer, stay on campus for your children’s camp! UREC hosts weekly summer camps beginning June 16 and running through the last week in July.
Camps Purple (ages 5-8) and Gold (ages 9-12) offer a variety of activities including swimming, climbing, sports, arts & crafts, music, and field trips.
Camps Adventure (age 9-11) and High Adventure (ages 12-14) take advantage of UPARK’s Challenge TEAM Course and the Shenandoah Valley’s many outdoor offerings.
JMU Employee Email System Upgrade
Dale B. Hulvey, AVP
Information Technology is upgrading the Exchange 2010 email system to Exchange 2016. The upgrade will take place Friday, March 24, 7:00 p.m. – Sunday, March 26, 7:00 p.m. You may use email during the upgrade process, however, you may receive multiple messages to restart your email client. Check Computing Alerts for status updates during this process.
Outlook Web App (exchange.jmu.edu) users will notice significant changes in the new Outlook for the web. For a list of major changes in Outlook on the web, as well as recommended email clients, see Exchange 2016 Upgrade.
If you experience issues after the upgrade, please make sure you restart your email clients (including apps on mobile devices) and log back in.
For technical questions or issues, please contact the IT Help Desk at 540/568-3555.
Temporary Summer Positions with JMU Facilities Management Department
Positions work 40 hours per week and start as early as Monday, May 8 and go through Friday, August 25
Temporary Summer Landscape Workers (0407926)
Duties may include weed-eating, watering, weeding, planting, mulching, trimming and possibly turf maintenance. Work schedule is Monday – Thursday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Friday, 6 a.m. – 10 a.m. Applicants must be at least 16 years old. Hourly rate is $8.50.
Temporary Summer Maintenance Space Clearance Workers (0407934)
Duties include the reorganizing, clearance and cleaning of maintenance storage spaces across campus. Shift is daylight, Monday – Friday. Applicants must be at least 19 years old and hold a valid driver’s license. Hourly rate is $8.50.
Temporary Summer Painters (0407914)
Duties include painting interior and exterior surfaces, refinishing drywall and patching plaster. Considerable knowledge in the application and use of paints, lacquers, polyurethane, stains, spray equipment, and surface preparation is desired. Qualified applicants must be at least 18 years old and willing and able to climb an eight-foot extension ladder. Hourly rate is $9.00 - $12.00, dependent on applicant experience.
Temporary Summer Boiler Maintenance Workers (0407915)
Duties include assisting with the disassembly, inspection, cleaning and reassembly of boilers, convectors, hot water heaters, and heat exchangers, as well as taking care of miscellaneous pipe work, insulation, valve replacements, etc. Shift is Monday – Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Qualified applicants must be at least 18 years old. Hourly rate is $10.00.
To apply to these positions, go to JobLink.jmu.edu and reference the seven digit posting numbers noted above. Please contact Deanna Glass, firstname.lastname@example.org, 540/568-6422 for additional information about these temporary, non-benefited summer positions in FM.