1+ months

Oral History Center Indexing Student Assistant Online

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Oral History Center Indexing Student Assistant Online
Requisition Number DU07398
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $8.20-$8.20
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Must be enrolled at UK as current student

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Being able to sit for periods of time working on computer, able to lift objects up to 20 lbs


100% online work no visits to campus required.
15-20 hours a week

Job Summary

The library student assistant is responsible for a variety of work at the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the Special Collections Division. Duties include describing interviews/collections, data entry, editing/auditing oral history transcripts, digitization and preservation of audio and video, database entry and other duties as assigned

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Student must have strong writing skills. Must also have attention for details, editing skills and the ability to follow department procedures and policies and to work without close supervision be able to work with materials in different formats. Student must maintain a regular work schedule.

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

Basic computer proficiency with a working knowledge of Microsoft applications, as well as familiarity with metadata and content management systems such as Blogger, WordPress, and SlideShare.

Deadline to Apply 03/25/2021
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: 2021-01-25 Expires: 2021-03-26

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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