Job# 2941974: Library Help Desk Assistants - Work Study

About this Job

This is a Work Study job.

Library Unit: Help Desk

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Job Number: 2941974

Pay Rate: $12.00/hr

Job Description: 

Student employees are assigned to the various Library Help Desks (Research Commons, Study Commons, Digital Media Studio) and provide assistance with laptop checkout, printing, room reservations, software support, and enforcing library policies and procedures. Student employees provide basic workstation support and limited software support. Student employees work collaboratively with library staff members, students, community users, and colleagues to support library operations and services. If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by email from:


Student Qualifications:
  • Energetic, outgoing, approachable
  • Ability to provide high-quality public service
  • Ability to articulate and explain library policies and procedures to a diverse campus community
  • Ability to maintain a fixed work schedule throughout the semester
  • Familiarity and ability to assist patrons with MAC and Window operations systems. Working knowledge of MS Office, web browsers, email applications, scanning and graphics software
  • Any experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign, Dreamweaver, ,ArcGIS, Final Cut Pro – is highly desirable

Work Hours: 

Hours: Schedule will vary, up to 20 hours/week - student employee must be able to work the agreed-upon work schedule.

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You must complete and submit a separate application for each job you are applying for. All applications received by the deadline are forwarded to the hiring supervisor. Due to the large number of applications received for each job opening, students will only be contacted for an interview. The hiring supervisor will screen, interview, select and hire applicants.

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I understand that if hired I must provide proof of work eligibility (Work-Study Clearance Form or Student Assistant Employment Verification Form) to the hiring supervisor.
(Required if WS)

Work Study is a form of Federal Government Financial Aid and does not apply to International Students. You may earn up to, but not more than, the total Work-Study award on your Offer Letter. You must be enrolled full-time at SFSU to be employed in a Work-Study position (12 units - undergraduates, 8 units - graduates)..

The Student Assistant program is NOT a financial aid program. It is funded by the State and provides part-time, on-campus positions available to students who are enrolled at least half-time at SFSU (6 units - undergraduates, 4 units - graduates).

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