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FWS Fall 2022 Student Library Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title FWS Fall 2022 Student Library Assistant
Requisition Number DU09718
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location MS-135 Willard Medical Education Building, 780 Rose St., Lexington, KY. 40536
Salary Range $10 / hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
High school diploma and currently enrolled at UK
Required Related Experience

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Must be able to sit at a computer terminal for several hours at a time; have the ability to lift books and journals that could weigh up to 30lbs, push on a book cart, and shelve them
Monday & Wednesday, 8am to 12pm, and Tuesday & Thursday, 12pm to 3pm
Job Summary
Greeting and assisting walk-in library customers, answering and transferring calls, charging and discharging books and journals, answering basic reference questions by searching for library materials using InfoKat Discovery, learning to shelve books using the NLM classification system, explaining library policies, other duties as assigned

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Basic computer skills, attentions to detail, good verbal communication and excellent customer service
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Library work or customer service experience
Deadline to Apply 12/03/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-08-31 Expires: 2022-12-30

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