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Summer Circulation Assistants (5)

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number Sum00062P
Position Title Summer Circulation Assistants (5)
Department Scribner Library
Position Status Full-Time
Position Type Summer
Months per Year Other
Work hours

2 people Monday-Thursday 8am-4pm and Fri. 9am-5pm
1 person Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm and Fri. 9am-5pm
2 people Monday-Thursday 3pm-11pm/Sunday 12noon-5pm (summer session 1) Sunday TBD (summer session 2)
35 hours per week

Start Date (For temporary positions only) 05/29/2018
End Date (For temporary positions only) 08/17/2018
Position Band/Level Summer
Pay Range $11.00 per hour

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Job Summary

Staff the Circulation/Reserve desk; charge, discharge and retrieve library materials, update patron records; physically maintain book stacks and collections (shelving, shifting and shelf reading), maintain photocopiers and provide basic information services to patrons. May open or close Library depending on shift.

A limited number of on-campus housing subsidies are available for positions in Special Programs for Skidmore Students based on financial need. For information on how to apply for a housing subsidy visit:

Minimum Qualifications

Attention to detail, good communication skills: both interpersonal and written. Commitment to hold position for the length of summer contract.
Ability to work in a team-oriented, busy environment.
Familiarity with computers. Some college course work.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only)
EEO Statement

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Special Instructions to Applicant

Posting Information

Posting Date 02/19/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
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Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of Three References
Optional Documents