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Foster Business Library Student Assistant

Posted 12 September 2016. Closed 20 September, 2017



Foster Business Library

Job Title:

Student Assistant

Date Posted:

12 September 2017

Closing Date:

20 September 2017

Number Available:



$15.00 per hour


10-15 hours per week

Must be able to work at least one evening or weekend shift each quarter (7-11pm weekdays, 1-5pm Saturdays, 6-10pm Sundays).


    • Staff Information Desk:
      • Check out library materials
      • Answer basic questions about the library and answer phones
      • Help students reserve and check out group study rooms
    • Retrieve paged materials
    • Book shelving and inventory
      • Process materials
      • Scan materials
      • Pick up and distribute mail
      • Other projects as assigned
            Required Qualifications:
            • Strong customer service skills
            • Must be able to lift 30 pounds
            Desired Qualifications:
            • Retail or customer service job experience
            • Familiarity with Microsoft Office programs

            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 your documents to the Library student employment online dropbox:
              • Application form
              • 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