Education Library Student Assistant

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Job Title:

Education Library Student Assistant

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$8.20 per hour

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Required Education:

High School Diploma or GED.

Must be enrolled in classes at the University of Kentucky

Required Related Experience:

Customer Service Experience; Basic computer skills

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Physical Requirements:

Lifting 15-20 pounds. Shelving and shifting books. Ability to use items in a makerspace setting.


Summer and Fall 2021

Summer Hours are M-F 9 am – 4:30 pm

Our Regular Hours are M-Th 9 am – 7 pm and Friday 9 am – 4:30 pm

Needed Shift Availability:
All shifts available

*Please note that the Education Library is not open on the weekends.

Job Summary:

Answer patron questions, be attentive and friendly to incoming patrons, finding library items for ILL and Book Express, shelving books, checking items in and out, assisting in small library projects, assisting patrons in using items in the makerspace area.

For more information please e-mail Jeretta Robinson at [email protected]

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Customer service skills / reliability / basic computer skills / friendly and attentive / punctual / work well with others / ability to use technology and crafting machines

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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.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 7/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time