Engineering Library - Student Technician

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Posted 28 September, 2015. Closes 1 October, 2015.


Engineering Library

Job Title:

Student Technician

Date Posted:

28 September, 2015

Closing Date:

1 October, 2015

Number Available:



$11.00 per hour


8 to 9.5 hours per week; Sunday evening 5:15 to 10:15pm; flexible on other shifts to be decided at time of hiring

Start Date: 4 October or sooner


arching for books and processing books for patron requests
processes incoming and outgoing Library materials
  • Work at our Circulation Desk checking out books and assisting patrons
  • Shelving books
  • Shifting books
  • Paging and processing requested books
  • Processing books returned to the Library
  • Assist patrons in the book stacks
  • Closing Duties

    Required Qualifications:

    • Available to work a minimum of 2 quarters, longer if possible preferred
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Responsible and dependable outgoing individual with strong interpersonal skills
    • Able to work on your feet and able to push loaded book trucks
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Detailed person who is able to work both individually and with a team
    • Goal oriented and accurate in following procedures
    Desired Qualifications:
    • interest in field of Engineering is helpful but not required
    • Customer service skills are a plus

    Application Process:

    1. Complete a UW Libraries student job application form. To ensure compatibility and consideration, complete the application form using Adobe Reader; some programs, including versions of Mac Preview, are not fully compatible with PDF forms.
    2. Submit the following materials by uploading it to the Library student employment online dropbox:
      • Application form
        • Resume

          Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

          For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:
          Erik Dahl