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Library Assistant IV - Access Services Night Supervisor, UMASS Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA

General Statement of Duties and Responsibilities
Primary supervisor of the Learning Commons and Circulation Area during the late evening hours; Supervises and organizes functions assigned to the circulation desk to insure the smooth flow of circulating materials to borrowers during the library's late night hours; Supervises student workers at Circulation and Learning Commons desks; Provides informational and technical assistance to library patrons in the Learning Commons and Scholarly Commons; Monitors the operation of equipment and supplies; Monitors the borrowing of library materials; Charges, renews, and discharges library materials; Aids library patrons in locating and using library resources; Participates in Access Services projects; Performs related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):
Applicants must have at least (A) two years of full-time or equivalent part-time, paraprofessional experience as a library assistant and (B) of which at least one year must have been in a supervisory capacity, or (C) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitution below.

I.     An Associate's or higher degree may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required (A) experience. *

*Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

Hours:  Sunday - Thursday, 5:00 PM - 1:00 AM; 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM during the Library's 24/7 exam period. Subject to change during the summer session, semester breaks, and exam periods.  This position is designated as essential personnel during inclement weather situations.

Salary: $899.22 per week


Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply please submit a letter of interest, current resume and the contact information for three professional references. The full job description and application can be found here. Applicants must be authorized for employment in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship not available.

The deadline to apply is July 24, 2019.

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