Part -Time Library Assistant (Circulation)

Auburn University at Montgomery
Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Dec 2, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Academic Affairs, Librarians & Library Administration
Employment Type
Part Time

Position Information

Position Information

Vacancy Number: S-00817 Position Title: Part -Time Library Assistant (Circulation) Classification Title: Library Assistant Department: Library (Circulation) Employment Type: Part-Time Duties and Responsibilities:
Auburn University at Montgomery Library seeks an enthusiastic and customer-service focused individual to provide part-time night and weekend library coverage in their Access Services department. This individual will be primarily responsible for providing coverage at the circulation desk along with managing student workers on assigned nights and weekends. Successful applicants will be self-motivated, able to work independently, and be highly skilled in customer service.
The Library Assistant will be responsible for the following:
  • Assist AUM Library patrons at the circulation desk.
  • Open and/or close the AUM Library; open and/or close the Access Services department.
  • Record statistics during assigned shift.
  • Handle any money transactions and manage cash box.
  • Manage student worker activities during assigned shift.
  • Read shelves, shift, and sort materials as necessary to maintain accuracy, order, and neatness.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful candidate will have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
  • Knowledge of basic research techniques.
  • Knowledge of or ability to learn the Library of Congress classification system.
  • Skill in using computer software applications.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Able to work nights and weekends
  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs
Minimum Qualifications:
Completion of college course work equal to one year and/or experience equivalent to one year of library work. Job Open Date: 04/13/2022 This posting will remain open until closed: Yes Job Close Date: Salary Band: 102 Special Instructions to Applicants:
Auburn University at Montgomery reserves the right once interviewing has begun to stop accepting applications. About the University/College
Located in Alabama’s vibrant state capital, Auburn University at Montgomery is a fast-growing university on the rise. Don’t just take our word for it: The Princeton Review rates us as one of the best colleges in the Southeast, while U.S. News & World Report recently ranked us No. 22 among regional universities in the South for the quality of undergraduate teaching and 38th among all public institutions in the region.

Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Additionally, the safety and security of our campus community is a top priority. All employees at AUM are considered to be Responsible Employees and have the duty to immediately report information that has the potential to adversely impact safety or wellness on our campus

In accordance with Auburn University at Montgomery policy and applicable federal requirements, all employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID -19 by January 18, 2022, or by their first day of work, whichever is later. An individual is fully vaccinated two weeks after they have received the second dose in a two-dose series, or two weeks after they have received a single-dose vaccine. The university will consider requests for medical or religious exemptions to the vaccine requirement in accordance with applicable law.

Auburn University at Montgomery is committed to keeping its campus community safe and will follow applicable local, state and federal guidelines and regulations regarding COVID -19 policies and protocols. Quick Link Position Profile Link Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Professional Reference Sheet
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
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