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Public Services Assistant - East Asia Library

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Posted 17 July, 2014. Closed 28 August 2014.


East Asia Library

Job Title:

Public Services Assistant

Date Posted:

17 July, 2014

Closing Date:

28 August, 2014

Number Available:



$9.32 per hour

Start Date: Immediately


8-12 hours per week


  • Staff library service desk:
    • Provide circulation services as well as general information and referrals both in person and over the phone to patrons
  • Shelving and shifting of library materials
  • Book retrieval
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Able to lift and move loads of 40 pounds
  • Must have good communication skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Chinese, Japanese or Korean language fluency
  • Prior library experience
  • Willingness to work weekends and evenings beginning Fall Quarter

Application Process:

  1. Complete a UW Libraries student job application form. To ensure compatibility and consideration, complete the application form using Adobe Reader (some programs, including versions of Mac Preview, are not fully compatible with PDF forms).
  2. Submit the following materials by uploading them to the Library student employment online dropbox:
    1. Application form
    2. Resume

Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:
Erik Dahl