Stacks Maintenance Student Assistant

Swem Circulation values diversity. The objective for those employed in this position is to shift and vacuum books in stacks before the beginning of the Fall semester. Vacuuming will be done to the tops and fronts of books, to the front of shelves and top of fixtures. Shifting, which involves moving large quantities of books to allow for books that don’t currently fit on the shelves, will be done in order to equalize the distribution of free space. This is a physically demanding job. Tentative start date is Monday, May 15, 2017. This is a temporary Summer position

Shifts:
•    Generally 4-5 hours
•    Weekdays
•    Daytime only (Library hours vary)

Current openings: 6

Department: 
Circulation
Pay Rate: 
$7.25/hour
Hours per week: 
minimum of 20
Responsibilities: 
  • Vacuuming books on the shelves
  • Vacuuming shelves
  • Shifting books in the stacks
Qualifications: 
  • Positive attitude
  • Work independently and with team members
  • Attention to detail
  • Work with accuracy
  • Abilites to lift 20 pounds, push a full cart of books, reach and stoop to shelve materials and climb step stools and ladders to reach top shelves
Contact: 

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