Student hourly -Technology Assistant - 19797BR

Student hourly -Technology Assistant

Department: 
Academic Resource Center
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

Technology Assistants are the first point of contact for patrons using the Academic Resource Center.

Job Description

Technology Assistants are responsible for various office/clerical duties, including answering the phone and responding to emails. They enter new resources into our online catalog (http://catalog.egarc.ku.edu), place items on reserve, and check items in and out using our circulation system. They assist patrons with the use of our technology resources, which include three computer labs, a bank of laptops, and a wide array of portable audio/video equipment. They assist patrons with the use of our technology resources and with multimedia projects that may require editing of digital audio and video, image manipulation, and webpage creation.

Required Qualifications

  1. Ability to communicate effectively in English as evidenced by application materials or during interview.
  2. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Ability to work morning hours
  2. Knowledge of languages other than English
  3. Experience with multimedia software (e.g. Photoshop, iMovie, Dreamweaver, Audacity)
  4. Experience with library software for accessioning items, checking items in and out.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will consist of a cover letter and a resume or CV. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for the position. Only complete applications will be considered.

Contact Information to Applicants

Christopher Gras
cgras@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$10.50/hour

Work Schedule

During the academic year assistants will work 10-20 hours per week between 7:50 am and 4:30 pm on weekdays. Schedule to be determined in consultation with supervisor.

Anticipated Start Date

27-Sep-2021

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
19797BR
Department:
Academic Resource Center
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student