Weekend Library Assistant
American International College is a private, coeducational institution of higher education located on a 70+ acre campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. The campus has 42 buildings on two sites approximately 1/2 mile apart with a total of approximately 660,000 gross square feet. Included in the inventory of buildings are student residences for a resident population of 900 students. Founded in 1885, the College has 3700 graduate and undergraduate students. AIC offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs through the Schools of Business, Arts and Sciences; Health Sciences; and Education. The mission of the College is to transform student lives through career focused learning, with a strong foundation in the liberal arts, a commitment to serving the community, and a high level of involvement in the global economy.
Opening and/or closing the library on Saturdays & Sundays primarily; some weekdays during academic times
All aspects of circulation responsibilities on weekends
Basic reference assistance on weekends
All aspects of supervision of weekend student workers
Required Degree(s): High school diploma
Preferred Degree(s): Bachelors degree
Preferred Field of Expertise: academic librarianship
Excellent knowledge of intergated library systems
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Excellent communication skills
Excellent customer service skills
This is a part time, non-exempt, twelve month, non-benefited position scheduled for 16 hours per week. Normal hours for the position are:
Fridays, 6:00pm – 8:00pm (academic year) and 2:30pm – 4:30pm (summer)
Saturdays and Sundays: 9:45am – 5:15pm with a thirty minute unpaid lunch break
The schedule for this position is flexible to the needs of the department.
Qualified applicants should save and submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three professional references (one of which must be a current or prior supervisor) as one document. Upload the saved document into the online application.
AIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.