Stacks Assistant – 03092020


Position Title: Stacks Assistant V

Unit: Information & Research Services

Number of Positions Available: 2

Hours per week: 15

Base pay: $8.00 per hour

Length of Employment: March 2020 – August 2020

Scheduling Information: Sunday – Friday between 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, 10-12 hours per week. Hours/days will be determined and based on student’s class schedule. Job will begin by April 1st. We need applicants who plan on attending summer school and continuing in this position until early August with the possibility of continuing through fall and spring 2020/2021.

Position Description and Duties:  Applicant will be required to complete Library of Congress call number training to adequately shelve materials in proper order during the shifting project. Shifting books will be the primary job responsibility during this time. Students remain on their feet the entire work time with short breaks when needed.

Additional Information: Shifting involves lifting books of various weights between one ounce and up to four pounds from shelves to book carts and relocating to another set of shelves in a timely manner. Constant repetitive motion and the ability to push carts containing books weighing a total of 25-50 pounds or more is the main part of the job. Previous library experience is preferred but not required. Applicant must move quickly, remain focused and refrain from texting during work time unless on break.

To apply, complete this application by noon on March 18, 2020.