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Student Commencement/Reunion and Summer Jobs

Department Name:  Amherst College Library

Job Title:  Student Library Assistant Level 1

Term/Start Date:  May 17, 2014 (Commencement/Reunion) or June 4, 2014 (Summer)

Job Description:  Students may work in the following library departments: Access Services, Music, and Science:  Student performs a variety of library circulation tasks and special projects including working with the public at the main desk, shelving, shifting, inventory, trucking books to stacks, clerical and other work as assigned.  Workers must arrive promptly for scheduled shifts.  Attention to detail required.  Students need to lift and carry between 30 and 45 pounds.

Approximate Number of Hours: Monday through Friday 35 hours per week with a possibility of working evenings and weekends.

Requirements:  Amherst College Students only.  Previous library experience preferred.  Students must be accountable, responsible, report to work on time, follow confidentiality policy, have a sense of humor, work - independently and as a member of a team, and excellent communication skills.

How to Apply:  Applications available online or contact Judy Lively

Contact Name:  Judy Lively, Circulation Supervisor, Amherst College Library

Address:  Amherst College - PO Box 5000 – Amherst MA

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 26th (Commencement/Reunion only) or Monday, April 14th (Summer). Applicants who most closely meet criteria will be called for an interview.