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FWS Summer 2021, Library Student Assistant: Map Collection

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title FWS Summer 2021, Library Student Assistant: Map Collection
Requisition Number DU07711
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location Science & Engineering Library 410 King Building
Salary Range $8.25-$9.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Must be enrolled in classes at UK for the summer or fall 2021 semester.

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Ability to lift items above head, bend down, and push a book cart weighing up to 50lbs.


Flexible, within Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays between 8am – 1:30pm. Maximum of 8 hours.

Job Summary

Assist in the map collection by: refiling maps, organizing materials, creating basic metadata, and performing high-quality scans and image processing of historical maps and aerial imagery. Other duties as assigned.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

· Ability to complete detailed work with a high degree of consistency and accuracy.

· Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

· Basic proficiency with GIS software, such as ArcGIS, or have a willingness to learn.

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience


Deadline to Apply 05/12/2021
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: 2021-04-21 Expires: 2021-05-21

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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