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FWS: Library Student Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title FWS: Library Student Assistant
Requisition Number DU03705
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location Science and Engineering Library
Salary Range $7.25-$10.85
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Must be enrolled as a full time student at UK

Required Related Experience

Good communication and customer service kills, reliability, punctuality, flexibility, and strong work ethic.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Be able to lift books above head to shelve,bend, push a heavy book cart up to 50lbs., sit for long duration’s.


Sunday noon- 5pm
Monday 8:45am-9:30am
Monday 5-9pm
Tuesday noon-2 pm
Wednesday 2-6pm
Thursday noon-12:30 pm
Thursday 6-9pm
Friday 8:45am-10am
Friday 11-4:30

Job Summary

Public service duties (including answering phones, face-to-face interactions, email communications), helping patrons find information needed for assignments, checking in/out materials, clerical and staff support. Shelving books. Training included.

Contact Rachel Combs 859-257-6217.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Prior library or (customer service) and Microsoft Office experience helpful but not required. Great communication skills, both verbal and written.

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

Prior library or customer service experience, Microsoft Office experience helpful but not required. Great communication skills, both verbal and written.

Deadline to Apply 01/31/2018
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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. * 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
  2. * Have you picked up your job packet from the Federal Work Study office?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents