Friday, May 13, 2016

Job: Temporary Library Assistant at Luther Seminary

Luther Seminary invites applications for the Temporary Library Assistant position who will provide exemplary support in Library Services. As the Temporary Library Assistant:
You will assist library staff in completing special projects, participate in ongoing library work, and provide library services.

There will be many special projects assigned to this position. Some include:
  • Moving microfilm materials
  • Weeding serials
  • Migrating e-reserves to a new system
  • Soliciting/adding materials for Digital Commons
  • Shifting volumes in the bookstacks
  • Assisting with gift books program
Some ongoing duties may include the following:
  • Organizing and distributing mail
  • Reshelving of library materials
  • Keeping periodical statistics
  • Assisting with bindery shipments
  • Claiming periodicals and updating spreadsheets
  • Unpacking boxes
  • Processing new acquisitions and relabels for all materials
  • Assisting patrons at the circulation desk
  • Assisting with inventory of the collection
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Education and Experience:
  • Library experience preferred
Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to focus and complete tasks.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Basic skills and comfort level with computers, printers and copiers.
  • Some heavy lifting may be required.
For more information and to apply: