Tuesday, July 17, 2018

University Library Graduate Assistant

The UW-Stout University Library seeks a motivated graduate student to work on various library projects.  Assistantship is for both Fall and Spring semesters 2018-2019.
Hours are flexible 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday, 10 hours/week, $16.67/hour.

Job Duties:

Serve on library public relations committee; design and compose monthly library newsletters; develop library public relations products including displays, exhibits, posters, blog articles, and social media postings; collaborate on design of instructional materials for information literacy.  Other duties as assigned.

  • ·         Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • ·         Project management skills and/or experience
  • ·         Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time
  • ·         Self-motivated, and willingness to learn new technology or programs
  • ·         Strong communication skills (written and spoken)
  • ·         Ability to work with a variety of project supervisors, library staff, and the Stout Community
  • ·         Basic software experience (Microsoft Office) required
  • ·         Attend monthly library Public Relations meetings to brainstorm ideas and provide development feedback
  • ·         Follow UW-Stout identity/marketing guidelines

  • ·         Advanced software experience desirable (i.e. Adobe Creative Suite; Microsoft Publisher)
  • ·         Graphic design experience highly desirable
  • ·         Web 2.0 technology experience preferred
  • ·         Photography, video, and/or audio experience desirable

Previous experience working in libraries not required.
Reports to Public Relations Librarian
Send letter of Application/Resume to Susan Lindahl, lindahls@uwstout.edu