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Access Services Student Assistant

The Oregon Health & Science University Library in Portland, Oregon, is seeking a student assistant to support Access Services within the Information & Research Services Department.

General Duties

  • Staffing the Library Services desk, including assisting patrons with using library resources and requesting materials
  • Issuing library cards, updating patron accounts, checking in/out of library material
  • Answering and directing phone calls
  • Paging requested material
  • Shelving, shelf reading, and assisting in stacks maintenance, including shifting and moving of materials
  • Assisting with opening and closing of library, including retrieving material from bookdrops around campus, shutting down computer systems, and replenishing supplies
  • Assisting with cleaning and tidying library workstations, study rooms, and study tables
  • Special projects which may involve photocopying, scanning, basic metadata input, and other duties as assigned by supervisors

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program (6 hours undergraduate, 4.5 hours graduate)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • This position requires lifting and handling of objects 20-50 lbs.; pushing and maneuvering loaded book trucks, bending and stooping
  • Previous work experience in an automated library preferred

Special Conditions
This position requires lifting and handling of objects 20-50 lbs.; pushing and maneuvering loaded book trucks, bending and stooping

Hours/Schedule
Part-time; approximately 20 hours/week. Specific hours and days to be arranged.

Salary
$10.50/hour to start

To Apply
Fill out an online application at http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/services/human-resources/ and search for IRC52631.