Classification SummaryClassification Title
Position Title Working Warhawk I - Archives and Special Collections Student Worker
Job Description Preferred Qualifications
Posting TextDepartment Library (Archives)
Number of Vacancies Job Open Date 10/07/2022 Job Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants
This posting requires a resume and/or cover letter to complete the application. Students can request resume and/or cover letter review assistance by sending .doc or .pdf documents to [email protected].
Please upload your current or upcoming class schedule to the section titled, “Student Schedule”.
Applications will be collected throughout the Fall 2022 Semester. You are strongly
encouraged to schedule an On-Campus Job Search Assistance appointment with the
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Duties and Responsibilities:
Students working in Archives & Special Collections will assist the Archives & Special Collections Librarian with collections work and public services for researchers and users. Collections work includes the processing of archive materials, which may require writing descriptions, creating inventories, rehousing materials, and arranging folders. Students will also be responsible for retrieving, shifting, and shelving collection material, and photocopying. Students will also assist with digital preservation projects, which may require scanning documents, uploading materials to an online repository, adding metadata, and other processing as directed. Students may also assist in answering phone calls and assisting visitors, responding to reference requests, and monitoring researchers in the Archives & Special Collections dept. 10-12 hours per week
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Interpersonal and communication skills
Organization and time management skills
Digital technology application skills
Ability to pay close attention to detail
Ability to provide excellent customer service
Experience using Word and Excel
Able to respond well to feedback, communicate clearly and follow exact directions
Able lift up to 50 lbs.
Interest in history, literature or libraries is a plus
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