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Overnight/Evening Access Services Student Assistant - Odegaard Library

Posted August 2, 2018. Closes August 19, 2018.


Odegaard Undergraduate Library (OUGL)

Job Title:

Overnight/Evening Access Services Student Assistant

Date Posted:

August 02, 2018

Closing Date:

August 19, 2018

Number Available:



$15.45 per hour


10-15 hours per week

Academic year commitment to work two to three overnight shifts from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am (Sun-Fri): other shifts may include working Mon to Sun evenings

Start Date: September 18, 2018


  • Staffs the Entry and Information desks
  • Assists with ID checks and security walkthroughs
  • Performs basic circulation processing tasks
  • Shelves and shifts materials
  • Inventories the collection; searches for missing volumes; and retrieves library materials
  • Does routine statistical records
  • Assists in routine marking and processing of library materials
  • Keeps routine statistical records
  • Receives, unpacks, sorts and delivers mail, gifts and other material
  • May assist in opening and closing procedures of library
  • Other duties as required


Required Qualifications:
  • Able to work two to three overnight shifts from 10:00PM to 3:00AM (Sunday-Thursday) for the academic year
  • Excellent attendance
  • Customer service experience
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Able to communicate and explain complex procedures clearly, both in person and over the phone

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working overnight shifts
  • Previous library work experience

Other Details:

  • Must be able to begin working Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  • Required to work during finals week and on holidays Odegaard is open
  • Able to work a minimum of 10 hours per week but not more than 19.5 hours per week for all campus jobs
  • Contact Christine Jew (cjcj@uw.edu) with any questions

Application Process:

  1. Prepare the following supplemental materials. A single PDF or Microsoft Word file is preferred.
    • Resumé
  2. Activate UW G Suite for your NetID if you have not already done so.
  3. Log in to the Google forms site with your UW NetID account to fill out an application form and upload your resumé.

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