NTECI Peer Coach Application

NTECI Peer Coach Application

Applications are due MONDAY, JULY 19TH, 2021

Nebraska Tech+Engineering Career Institute (NTECI) student staff will be responsible for ~20 first-year engineering/computer science students in Lincoln. In addition to their responsibilities as student staff, they will assist first-year students in their transition to university life by sharing their experiences and advice.  The College plans to hire 3-4 student staff.  Those selected as peer coaches will need to complete necessary hiring paperwork in advance of NTECI ($11 per hour for up to 30 hours). 


  • Registered as a full-time student in the College of Engineering (City Campus) for Fall 2021
  • In good academic standing (prefer 3.0+ cumulative GPA but will also take into account involvement in extra curricular activities)
  • Attend NTECI Peer Coach training (date TBD)
  • Must be available from SUNDAY, AUG. 15 – THURSDAY, AUG. 19, 2021 for staggered program duties
  • Completion of ENGR 20 Career Development Seminar preferred
  • Prior work experience (paid and/or volunteer) preferred


You will be collaborating with your fellow peer coaches, as well as Engineering Career Services to make the program a success! That means:

  • Attending the NTECI Peer Coach training (date tbd)
  • Assisting with participant check-in and welcome
  • Serving as a teaching assistant during instruction
  • Assisting participants during resume, networking, and interview labs
  • Helping organize and/or participate in evening peer led activities
  • Guiding students to daily scheduled activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Peer Coaches are encouraged to participate in NTECI events throughout the school year.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact Theresa Luensmann at tluensmann2@unl.edu

Please upload a copy of your resume. *
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.