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FWS Spring 2023 Law Library Student Desk Attendant

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title FWS Spring 2023 Law Library Student Desk Attendant
Requisition Number DU10107
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location College of Law Library, Law Building 620 S Limestone Lexington, KY 40506
Salary Range $8.25 - $10 / hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Currently enrolled UK student. Must be awarded FWS funding for Fall and Spring 22/23.
Required Related Experience

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Must be able to lift 30 lbs. and sit or stand for a period of 2 hours or more.
Maximum is 20 hours per week. Most shifts are 2 – 3 hours each and occur between 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM.
Job Summary
Student Desk Attendants answer library-related questions in-person and over the phone, check desk materials in and out to patrons, assist with Hold shelf items, and direct patrons to our Reference librarians. They also open and close the library, depending on their availability and selected weekly shifts. For more information, please contact: Matt Heil, Phone: (859) 257-1536, E-mail: matt.heil@uky.edu

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Good attention to detail and ability to work independently.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Library work experience preferred. Library Information Sciences or Law majors preferred, but other majors and undergraduates welcome to apply.
Deadline to Apply 05/05/2023
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2023-01-05 Expires: 2023-04-13

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FWS Spring 2023 Law Library Student Desk Attendant

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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