Drama Library Student Assistant

Posted 20 June, 2016. Closes 27 June, 2016.


Drama Library

Job Title:

Student Assistant

Date Posted:

20 June, 2016

Closing Date:

27 June, 2016

Number Available:



$13.00 per hour

Start Date: Immediately


  • 8 - 19 hours per week
  • Summer A term hours: Between 9:00am-5:00pm weekdays as arranged, to include at least one hour between 11:00am and 1:00pm daily.


      • Check library materials in and out, place holds, check materials in and route to Drama Library or other libraries on campus.
      • Assist patrons with locating materials, using online catalog and other finding aids.
      • Shelve books and shelfread.
      • Data entry.
      • Responsible for library in the absence of lead and librarian.

          Required Qualifications:

                • Must be able to work independently, without supervisor in library, after training
                • Good communication skills, in person, on the telephone, and written
                • Able to work Summer 2016 A term.
                      Desired Qualifications:
                        • Available to work through spring quarter, 2017 (not necessarily including 2016 summer B term or interims)
                        • Experience with theatre and working or volunteering in a library is a plus
                        • Available to work until 7:00pm Monday-Thursday evenings during Fall-Spring quarters.

                          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). Limit your answers on the form to what will fit without scrolling; to provide additional information also submit a cover letter and/or resume.
                          2. Submit the following materials by uploading your documents to the Library student employment online dropbox:
                                • Application form
                                • Resume or cover letter (optional)

                            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