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Federal Work Study - Student Assistant (Health Science Center Library)

Company: University of Florida
Location: gainesville
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Job Description:

Public service library duties including:

* Assist Access Services staff in preparing the HSC Library for opening and closing of the library. This may include but is not limited to: turning on all large monitors, lights; making sure all chairs and furniture are neat and orderly; cleaning white boards and table tops routinely; retrieving materials from outside book returns and reporting problems (equipment out of order, lighting problems, etc). * Work at the Information Desk, assisting library patrons with online resources, equipment and providing services such as checking items (books, study room keys, lockers, etc.) in and out using Aleph. * The HSC Library has a very strong commitment to providing excellent customer service to our users. This begins with acknowledging and cheerfully greeting all users as they enter the library. * Maintaining library environment by shelving, organizing, shifting, straightening the shelves, reporting problems (damaged books, etc) and performing other tasks and/or library related projects as assigned. * We will be maintaining social distancing when working at all service desks. * All Library employees will be required to wear face masks while at work.

Length Of Employment: Available to start Summer A and continue beyond

Hours: Up to 12-15 hours per week

Work Schedule: Varies. All positions are expected to work varying shifts between the hours of 7:00am-7pm, Monday - Friday. Interviews will be conducted over zoom.

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Minimum Requirements:

* Federal Work Study Program REQUIRED * Must be reliable, punctual, detail-oriented, and courteous * Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively * Must be able to manage time and outside commitments including scheduled work hours effectively * Must be able to follow detailed instructions * Must be able to work independently once trained * Must have basic computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Outlook * Must be able to work opening, closing and weekend shifts * Must be able to lift 25 lbs

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Freshmen & sophomores who will consider working for duration of their academic tenure are preferred, but others who are able to make a long-term commitment to the unit will be considered.

If you have questions, contact Joe Piazza in Library Human Resources. 352-273-2595 or

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

Health Assessment Required: No

Keywords: University of Florida, Gainesville , Federal Work Study - Student Assistant (Health Science Center Library), Other , gainesville, Florida

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