Library Specialist

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Jul 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


This position is responsible for the hiring, training, and supervision of
circulation student assistants; in addition to managing student payroll. Ensures
excellent customer service while coordinating and managing operations of the
Circulation Desk. Assumes backup administrative duties of coordinating
actions with library auxiliary services. Develops/updates training materials for student
workers. Manages reconciliation of fines office cash drawer.




Job Title
Library Specialist

Requisition Number
RE11233

Working Title
Assistant Head of Circulation

Department Name
88000:LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
42

Salary Range
$16.25-25.99/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

2 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing or pulling of objects of up to 25 pounds; working at a computer for extended periods of time.



Shift

Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm with occasional nights and weekends.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

MS Office Suite, UK IES, Library Management System: Alma/Primo.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Basic working knowledge of circulation areas including course reserves, book stacks, InterLibrary Loan, holds, and fines.



Deadline to Apply
08/13/2017

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you enjoy working with a diverse public?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * What methods of training work best for you?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

PI98832901