Santa Clara University

Human Resorces

Back to On-Campus Job Listings

Spring Semester Student Assistant

Date Posted: Mar. 18, 2014
Position Start Date: Mar. 30, 2014
Apply by: Apr. 6, 2014
Campus location Heafey Law Library
Department contact person Hazel Yabes
Title Student Supervisor
Department Heafey Law Library
Phone 408-554-5141
Student job title Spring Semester Student Assistant
Work Study Required? yes
Hourly Wage 9
Days of Week Sunday
Hours of day Morning
Shift Duration 4
How to apply
  • Online Form
  • Department description Heafey Law Library-Circulation is currently looking for Federal WORK STUDY students to help with the Sunday opening shift for SPRING SEMESTER and if able work this summer. DO NOT APPLY if you cannot meet ALL the requirements for this job.
    Qualifications (1) Required: SCU enrolled students eligible for Federal Work Study Program (See Financial Aid for info on work study) (2) Required: Work the Sunday 9am-2pm shift. Dependability and reliability is absolutely necessary. (3) Required: Work Law School Final Exam Hours April 27- May 20, 2014 when weekend openers start at 8am. (4) Required: Pass Library of Congress shelving system test. Work law library holiday hours and school breaks. Ability to lift heavy books and other similar materials onto and off book carts/shelves. Job involves pushing heavy book carts, climbing stairs, reaching, lifting, kneeling, crouching. Handling dusty materials. Self-motivated and detail-oriented individuals that can work in an efficient and personable manner are highly preferable. Excellent communication skills and complete assigned duties with minimal supervision. No library experience necessary, but knowledge of Library of Congress (LC) call number shelving system and library operating system beneficial. Basic computer skills. WORK STUDY ONLY. Please do not stop at Circulation for application, submit resume online ONLY.
    Duties and responsibilities (1) Provide customer service in person and over the phone concerning library inquiries at the Circulation Desk from the Law School community. (2) Shelve library materials correctly in LC order and in a timely manner, (3) check library materials and conference rooms in/out to law students/faculty/staff, (4) shift materials from one section of the library to another, (5) shelf-read the collection to maintain proper order and neatness. (6) Barcoding and Stamp/Strip materials prior to shelving (7) Monitor Reserve Areas and assist with Closed Course Reserve requests (8) Loose-leaf filing (9) Assist in ILL, Link+ and document delivery project. (10) Help with relocation of library materials to Commerce Plaza. (11) Troubleshoot problems with smart printers, photocopiers and scanners. (12) Assist with deliveries to the Law School Community and University. Maintain library cleanliness. Maintain confidentiality. Assist in special projects and other library duties as needed.

    Santa Clara University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with a disability.

    Santa Clara University annually collects information about campus crimes and other reportable incidents in accordance with the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. To view the Santa Clara University report, please go to the Campus Safety Services website at To request a paper copy please call Campus Safety at (408) 554-4441. The report includes the type of crime, venue, and number of occurrences.

    © 2014 Santa Clara University | Contact Us
    500 El Camino Real Santa Clara, California 95053-0850 | (408) 554-4392