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Overnight/Evening Access Services Student Assistant - Odegaard Library

Posted 31 August 2017. Closes 7 September 2017


Odegaard Undergraduate Library (OUGL)

Job Title:

Overnight/Evening Access Services Student Assistant

Date Posted:

31 August 2017

Closing Date:

7 September 2017, 11:45 p.m.

Number Available:



$15.00 per hour


15 hours per week

Academic year schedule includes two to three overnight shifts from 10:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m, Sunday to Friday; other shifts may include working Monday to Sunday evenings

Start Date: 19 September 2017


  • Staffs the Entry and Information desks
  • Assists with ID checks and security walkthroughs
  • Performs basic circulation processing tasks
  • Shelves and shifts materials
  • Inventories the collection; searches for missing volumes; and retrieves library materials
  • Does routine statistical records
  • Assists in routine marking and processing of library materials
  • Keeps routine statistical records
  • Receives, unpacks, sorts and delivers mail, gifts and other material
  • May assist in opening and closing procedures of library
  • Other duties as required


Required Qualifications:
  • Able to work two to three overnight shifts from 10:00PM to 3:00AM
  • Excellent attendance
  • Customer service experience
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Able to communicate and explain complex procedures clearly, both in person and over the phone

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working overnight shifts
  • Previous library work experience

Other Details:

  • Able to begin working Tuesday, 19 September 2017
  • Required to work during finals week and on holidays Odegaard is open
  • Odegaard Library student employees work a minimum of 10 hours per week but not more than 19.5 hours per week for all campus jobs
  • Contact Christine Jew (cjcj@uw.edu) with any questions

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 them 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