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Slavic Acquisitions Student Specialist - International Studies

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16 June, 2014. Position closed 25 June, 2014.


International Studies - Slavic Section (Suzzallo/Allen Libraries)

Job Title:

Acquisitions Student Specialist

Date Posted:

16 June, 2014

Closing Date:

25 June, 2014

Number Available:



$9.70 per hour

Start Date: Immediately


20 hours per week, weekdays


  • Assists in processing incoming library materials in Slavic and East European languages
  • Assists with occasional unit maintenance tasks as requested

    Required Qualifications:

    • Good reading knowledge of a Slavic Cyrillic-alphabet language
    • Keyboarding proficiency
    • Exceptionally close attention to detail and the ability to sustain a negligible error rate
    • UW student status through academic 2014/15

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Good reading knowledge of Russian
    • Previous successful work experience in a production-oriented work environment

    Other Job Details:

    Limited Duration: Summer, with possibility of renewal in fall

    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:
      • Application form

    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