Library Circulation Assistant (Student/Nonstudent Hourly Wage)

George Mason University - Fairfax, VA4.2

The George Mason University Law Library, located on the university’s Arlington campus, seeks an hourly, part-time Library Circulation Assistant. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

The Circulation Assistant staffs the circulation desk (20 hours weekly), and is responsible for opening the library at 8:00 a.m. weekday mornings. Some weekend hours may also be required. Duties include checking items out to patrons; answering directional and ready reference questions; and assisting with collection maintenance, book shifting, and other projects and duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
Experience working in an academic or law library, or the equivalent;
Bachelor’s degree, or a combination of education and experience;
Excellent communication and organizational skills;
Ability to utilize online catalog;
Ability to work as part of a team;
Public or customer service experience; and
Ability to shelve books accurately and assist with collection maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications:
Flexibility to work evenings or additional hours as needed.
Special Instructions to Applicants
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number WG074z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: 3/1/2019