The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Job Posting

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Library Assistant II - Research Assistance Desk

Hiring department Library
Monthly salary $1,750+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Variable
Posting number 13-08-30-02-8070
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Main Campus, Odessa
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Works days with occasional night or weekend

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 2 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To provide specialized non-professional library skills at the Research Assistance Desk in Access Services in the J. Conrad Dunagan Library.

Essential Functions

Responsible for providing reference/research assistance to all patrons (faculty, students, staff, the community) in all subject areas utilizing print and electronic resources. Using the Online Public Access Catalog and the internet, helps patrons search for and locate materials. Duties may include supervision of student assistants, stack maintenance, shelving, shelf-reading, collection and reporting of statistics Additional duties include helping patrons to use printers, microform scanners, copiers, as well as, maintenance for the same. Duties will include explaining and enforcing standard academic library rules and procedures. Works in a service-oriented environment in continual contact with the public.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

High school graduation and high level clerical/administrative assistant work experience. Computer; photocopier; microform scanner; printer; telephone. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

60+ hours college credit. Working in a library or academic environment.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Lifting and moving Works days with occasional night or weekend work

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