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Student Library Assistant – Pendergrass Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine Library

Description:

Student Library Assistants assist in the operation of the Pendergrass Library on the Agriculture Campus.

Location:

Pendergrass Library

Hours:

10-20 hours per week for the entire academic year – August through May – during open hours (7:30AM-midnight Monday-Thursday, 7:30AM-8:00PM Friday, 10AM-6PM Saturday, and 1PM-midnight Sunday) with the possibility to work during the summer (8AM-6PM Monday-Friday).

Duties:

  • Assist library patrons at the Service Desk
  • Maintain tidiness of library facilities
  • Print research posters, scan documents, re-shelve materials
  • Other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently and accurately
  • Proficiency with computer systems and applications
  • Strong customer service skills, or ability and willingness to learn such skills
  • Willingness to learn new skills (document scanning, poster printing, etc.)
  • Accepting of differences

Evaluation Procedure:

Student Library Assistants and their direct supervisor have ongoing communication regarding performance and training. The direct supervisor conducts an informal bi-directional feedback session at least once each semester.

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