Federal Work Study - Education Library Student Assistant - Summer

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • May 11, 2022

Job Description:

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Job Description:

The position begins in the Summer A 2022 semester with the option to continue working in the following semesters. It entails general library duties related to customer service and the organization and maintenance of circulating materials at the Education Library.

Responsibilities include assisting patrons at the service desks and on the phone with basic directional, circulation, and reference questions; checking items in and out, assisting patrons with technology in our computer labs, assisting patrons with printing, recording statistics on patron transactions, shelving books and journals, shelf-reading assigned sections, and other related tasks. Duties may include adapting to changes in services and assisting with other projects and initiatives as assigned.

Circulation Schedule:

Regular weekly schedules will be set at the beginning of the semester but are subject to change. Work hours could include any hours the building is open, and some additional time after closing and before opening.

For Summer A 2022, the Education Library will be open during limited hours. Those hours are:

Monday to Thursday: 8 am — 6 pm

Friday: 8 am — 5 pm

Saturday to Sunday: CLOSED

Expected Salary:


Minimum Requirements:
  • Federal Work Study Program required
  • Good communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Works well with the public
  • Capable of working independently
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Must be able to push 50 lbs, lift 25 lbs
Preferred Qualifications:

Previous library experience preferred but not required.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please be sure to upload:

  • A screenshot or copy of your Federal Work Study award details
  • A copy of your Summer B class schedule for consideration
  • A copy of your résumé
  • A cover letter detailing your interest in this position

* Students seeking FWS employment should print/screenshot a copy of their Financial Aid Award Page, which contains the Federal Work Study award as proof of FWS eligibility. To locate your Financial Aid Award Page, go to https://one.uf.edu/financialaid/aidyear

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:No