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Library Assistant (ST/FED – 5 positions)

Starts at $19.97

Provides organizational and administrative support, including:

  • Working at the circulation desk to assist patrons
  • Using online library systems, checking in/out materials to patrons
  • Placing items in the Hub for patron pickup
  • Shelving library materials
  • Answering ‘quick information’ questions about hours, services, and locations of materials
  • General upkeep of the library, including collecting unshelved books, picking up items on the floor, adding paper to the printers and copy machine, etc.
  • Opening and closing the library
  • Assisting with projects in the library

Educational Benefits to be Derived by Students in this Job:

  • This position will allow students to improve their research and customer service skills as well as knowledge of Visual and Performing Art histories, artists, and works.
  • Students will gain an understanding of systems of library classification and experience in library circulation functions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Computer competency
  • Strong interpersonal communication and customer service
  • Time efficiency & ability to manage time appropriately
  • Ability to perform routine and repetitive tasks while maintaining accuracy

Position Requirements:

  • Work Study eligible (Check your Financial Aid award or contact the Office of Financial Aid to determine eligibility)
  • Able to work at least two consecutive semesters

To apply, fill out the application at https://bit.ly/CornishLibraryApplication and include a current resume/CV and cover letter with your submission.

Email Renée Bedard at rbedard@cornish.edu with any questions.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@cornish.edu.