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Library Student Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Library Student Assistant
Requisition Number DU02839
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location Federal Depository Unit
Salary Range 7.35 - 8.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Must be enrolled at UK

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift 25lbs; climbing step stools and stooping to shelve library materials.


6-10 hrs a week, M-F 9 a.m. 4 p.m.

Job Summary

Assist with processing of federal publications, including shelving, shifting, shelfreading; checking for missing material; filing and other clerical duties. must be able to work during June, July, and August.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Neat, legible handwriting; manual dexterity; typing skill; attention to detail; ability to use Microsoft Office tools. Other critical skills neeed are ability to follow verbal and written instructions, dependability, and ability to work independently.

Amy Laub-Carroll 859-218-6152

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Library work

Deadline to Apply
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. * You must be a UK student to hold this position. Are you a UK student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Have you been awarded Federal Work Study? (If you are unsure, or you have not yet been awarded Federal Work Study, please contact the Student Financial Aid office at (859) 257-3172 and ask to speak with your counselor.)
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents