Graduate Assistantship - Library - Circulation Department
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LOCATION: University Library - Circulation Department FILLED

APPOINTMENT: By semester
BEGINNING: January 6, 2014 ENDING: April 25, 2014
POSTED: June 24, 2013 REAPPOINTMENT: Possible
SEMESTER AVAILABLE: SPRING 2014 POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 2

DUTIES:

Serving as a graduate assistant in the circulation department under the supervision of User Services Supervisor. The work is of a clerical nature utilizing the Library's integrated computerized system. Performs routine office tasks related to the charging and discharging of materials at several Library service points; assists in the preparation of statistical reports; conducts outlined opening and closing procedures; assists patrons in operation of reader/printers; participates in stack maintenance; provides preliminary basic screening and initial services to patrons/customers and refers unique/complex situations to a higher level for action; performs non-standard duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must agree to enroll in a JSU graduate program (taking at least six (6) graduate hours per semester) and must maintain good standing
  • Applicants must possess the ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Applicants must demonstrate both the willingness and ability to work cooperatively with staff and students; multicultural exposure is preferred
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have experience in the kinds of duties required for this position
  • Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated relevant administrative and computer skills

COMPENSATION:
$520 per month (max 20 hours per week) plus tuition for six (6) graduate semester hours per fall and spring semesters and a total of six (6) graduate semester hours during the summer terms.

CONTACT:
College of Graduate Studies
Graduate Assistantships
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL 36265-1602

SEND:
Application
Resume/vita
Transcripts
Three (3) letters of recommendation (at least one by a faculty member with whom you have studied)


DEADLINE:
Applications are accepted at any time. To maintain an active status of your file an update of the application must be completed prior to each semester online at www.jsu.edu/graduate//docs/gradassist.pdf. Applications may be reviewed at any time and positions filled.

Jacksonville State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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