Engineering Library - Student Assistant

Posted 16 May, 2016. Closes 18 May, 2016


Engineering Library

Job Title:

Student Assistant

Date Posted:

16 May, 2016

Closing Date:

18 May, 2016 11:45pm

Number Available:



$13.00 per hour


11 hours per week.

Summer quarter hours: Sunday afternoons, and weekday hours as arranged.


arching for books and processing books for patron requests
processes incoming and outgoing Library materials
  • Shelving books
  • Working with Library patrons at the Circulation Desk providing checkout and informational services
  • Checking in returned books
  • Retrieval and processing of requested books in the Engineering Library
  • Closing duties as required
  • Special projects as required

    Required Qualifications:

    • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
    • Able to work on your feet and able to push loaded book trucks
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Strong attention to detail and ability to work accurately with Library tasks.
    • Consistent and accurate in following written procedures and training
    • Consistently self-motivated and responsible
    • Available to work summer 2016, and at least fall and winter quarters of 2016-2017.
    Desired Qualifications:
    • Prior library experience

    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 it 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