Monday through Friday hours, 8am - 6pm. Saturday and Sunday shifts will also be required when library reopens, hours from 9am-5pm. Must be available to work during summer. Promotions require extended hours.
Student Assistant I
Assist department with stack maintenance functions in support of shelving operations for the 3 million volume stack collection. Major duties will include building book trucks of material to be shelved, shelf-reading, shelf straightening, shifting collections, and discharging materials returned from circulation. Assisting patrons in use of the library.
Required Skills and Knowledge
Knowledge of alphanumeric sorting. Strong interpersonal communication skills. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers, supervisors and managers. Ability to provide concise instructions and directions, and ability to follow both written and verbal instructions. Physical ability to retrieve items from high and low shelves, ability to lift 35 pounds, and push loaded book carts. Ability to handle dusty books. Ability to communicate in English concisely and fluently. Ability to work with frequent interruptions. Ability to arrive to work on time meeting established work schedule.
Preferred Skills and Knowledge
Ability to use a variety of databases such as UCLA Library Catalog, Google and other information resources. Knowledge of software programs that are frequently used by UCLA students.
Duties may vary following Covid-19 guideline safety.