Library Assistant - Circulation - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Assistant Library Director-Public Services, provides front-line circulation services to a diverse population of patrons including students, faculty, staff, and community. Supervises and trains student personnel. Assists in managing an assigned circulation service to support a dynamic, open-enrollment university. Provide reference services to patrons from a variety of educational backgrounds.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from accredited institution with an associate’s degree OR a combination of education and experience related to the summary of duties totaling 2 years.

Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge of general library practices.


Skill in customer service, interpersonal communication and computer programs and software.


Ability to interact effectively with students, faculty, staff, and community members.
Ability to provide good customer service to a diverse population.
Ability to solve problems efficiently and effectively in accordance with library and university policy.
Ability to express ideas and follow directions both orally and in writing.
Ability to file accurately in alphabetical and numeric order.
Ability to learn and take responsibility for assigned area within circulation.
Ability to train individuals and groups.
Ability to use computers and common computer applications as well as other standard office equipment and explain their use.

Pay Range

$10.54 to $13.17 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

Keyword Phrases

  • Library
  • Library Assistant - Circulation
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Libraries
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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