We’re Hiring!

We are currently hiring student assistants for 3 of our departments at the library. All applications must be submitted to Career Connect. All of the jobs at the library will help you build career readiness skills, improve your searching and customer service skills, and provide leadership opportunities. 

To learn more about working at the library, visit us at the Foot in the Door Fair this Thursday (8/26) from 4-6pm in the Student Union Ballroom and read about each team below.

User Services Student Assistant
This team of student assistants supports the daily operations of the library. If you’ve visited the library, then you’ve seen a member of this team at our main desk.

Positions available: 8

Students in this department:

  • Staff the main desk
  • Process and shelve books

Apply for this team if you:

  • Enjoy helping people and want to improve your customer service skills
  • Are detail oriented and/or want to improve your organization skills
  • Have a busy schedule – this team provides a wide range of hours, including night and weekend shifts
  • Want to meet new people and word as a team. This is the largest team in the library.

Apply here for the User Services Student Assistant position.  (link to job in career connect)

Library Systems Student Assistant
This team of student assistants support the technology in the library along with our website and our other digital services. When you’re in the building, you might not see this team working, unless they happen to be out in the public areas fixing computers or diagnosing printer problems, but they’re often working hard behind the scenes.

Positions available: 2

Students in this department:

  • Provide first level technical support to faculty, staff and students using our services or equipment
  • Work on special projects that meet the needs of the library but also fit the student employee’s interests/skills
  • Gain a wide range of experience with technology from hardware/software support, programming, data analytics and more

Apply for this team if you:

  • Enjoy helping people and want to improve your customer service skills
  • Want to explore your interests or apply what you’ve learned in the classroom in a real-world setting
  • Are interested in gaining or improving your project management skills
  • Want to work in a small, collaborative team environment

Apply here for the Library Systems Position. (link to job in Career Connect)

Research and Outreach Student Assistant

This team-oriented outreach position promotes library collections, resources and services through social media and events. They also staff the library chat service and provide research assistance.

Positions available: 2

Students in this department:

  • Provide peer-to-peer research assistance through the library chat service
  • Promote and represent the library at outreach events
  • Create marketing materials and social media content

Apply for this team if you:

  • Enjoy working on creative projects like creating social media content, writing blog posts or creating videos
  • Are enthusiastic about libraries and research
  • Want to work with a small student team

Apply here for the Research and Outreach Position. (link to job in Career Connect)

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