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Information Associate I

Job Purpose:

Provide basic information services and information technology support to library users. Services provided include assistance with database searches, identifying references, locating materials and assisting with computer access and troubleshooting computer related issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist library users in reference searches, locating materials and providing general information regarding library resources.
  • Provide basic technical support to users needing assistance with computers and peripherals including troubleshooting problems encountered, training in use of selected software and obtaining wireless access.
  • Participate, as assigned, in departmental initiatives and projects.
  • Process incoming materials and provide related departmental clerical support.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical Diploma, Associate's degree or two years college coursework
  • Two to four years job related experience
  • This job requires basic knowledge of library reference resources and bibliographic information retrieval; ability to search databases and effectively analyze and interpret finding. Additionally, information technology skills are required to facilitate basic user support in specified applications and software systems.

Preferred Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree

Impact & Influence:

This position will interact on a consistent basis with: library users and co-workers. 

Department Description

The Georgia Tech Library is reimagining library spaces, services and collections on a campus where the students, faculty, and staff live and work on the leading edge of technology, research, and innovation. The Public Services team is supporting the next generation of library services with an emphasis on places, online services and digital experiences. In order for the library to realize its strategic objectives, we are seeking 3 Library Associates. These positions require standing, and actively walking around spaces to proactively assist our users. We consider ourselves mobile information resource specialists providing excellent customer service. We are a 24/7 operation. 

Applicants should be committed to the Library Renewal and Georgia Tech’s vision to creating the 21st research library. Information about the Library Renewal is available at: http://renewal.library.gatech.edu/

Application Process:

Candidates must apply through the Georgia Tech Human Resources site for consideration.
Please reference, Job #: 0175185

Student Employment

Interested in working at the Georgia Tech Library?
Fill out the Library Student Employment Application

  • Your application will be distributed to various departments within the Library based on the need for student assistants. 
  • We will contact you if we have a suitable employment opportunity.
  • Scheduled hours vary by department; weekend or evening hours may be required.
  • In some departments, students are asked to work during semester breaks.


Duties may include:

  • Shelving and retrieval of materials.
  • Use of the Library's online catalog system for circulation of materials.
  • Photocopying of articles from journals and magazines.


Qualifications: Basic typing skills are preferred; attention to detail is required; excellent customer service skills are essential.

 

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