Student Jobs

 

Innis College Library hires student assistants through UofT’s Work Study Program and we have serveral job postings for Spring / Summer 2019.

 

There job postings can be found on the Career Learning Network (CLN):

 

A) Library Assistant – Marketing & Research (2 positions) Job ID – 140290

B) Library Assistant – Collections & Research (3 positions) Job ID – 140303

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE via CLNx: May 2 2018, 11:59pm

 

(Be aware that CLN network will be offline from April 22 – April 29)

 

 

 

Student Eligibility:

 

  • Students must be registered in a 40% course load for the Spring/Summer terms (min. H credit for each session or Y credit overlapping the 2 sessions).
  • Students are permitted to accept ONE Work Study position per program period.
  • Non-degree students are not eligible for Work Study.
  • Student do not have to be OSAP eligible to apply for Work Study positions.
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Students can apply.
  • More details about the work study program

 

 


 

A) Library Assistant – Marketing & Research

(2 positions)

 

  • Job ID: 140290
  • Job Title: Library Assistant – Marketing & Research
  • Application deadline: May 2 2018, 11:59pm
  • Application method: Apply online – https://clnx.utoronto.ca/myAccount/dashboard.htm, search Work Study Jobs for Innis College
    • (Be aware that CLN network will be offline from April 22 – April 29)
  • Application material required: Cover letter and resume
  • Start and end dates: May 13, 2019 – August 9, 2019
  • Hours per week: 5-7 hours
  • Pay rate: $15/hour + vacation pay and benefits

 

 

Job Description

 

Duties:

 

Under librarian supervision, typical duties will include:

  • Collection maintenance (e.g. checking in and out materials to library users, shelving, shelf-reading, dusting)
  • Customer service & reference service, including:
    > providing specialized subject research support for undergraduate and graduate students, PhDs and professors in the fields of cinema studies
    > providing general support for Innis College students and other library users
  • Support in the design and creation of promotional materials (e.g., displays, signage, website content, social media content) and displays
    Development of online content
  • Various special projects

 

Requirements:

 

  • Availability to work shifts within the Library’s summer operational hours (Mon-Fri 10-5pm)
  • Strong service skills and the ability to deal effectively and tactfully with library users and staff
  • Good organization skills and interest in graphic design
  • Ability to locate information in the U of T catalogue, e-indexes and the internet
  • Ability to navigate stairs to shelving areas
  • Highly motivated, showing initiative and willingness to learn

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Familiarity with keyword and Boolean searching techniques
  • Interest in Cinema Studies or enrollment in Cinema Studies program
  • Some experience with Photoshop, PowerPoint or other graphic tools
  • Some experience with WordPress.com and/or social media platforms
  • Current enrolment in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Information

 


 

 

B) Library Assistant – Collections & Research

(3 positions)

 

  • Job ID: 140303
  • Job Title: Library Assistant – Collections & Research
  • Application deadline: May 2 2018, 11:59pm
  • Application method: Apply online – https://clnx.utoronto.ca/myAccount/dashboard.htm, search Work Study Jobs for Innis College
    • (Be aware that CLN network will be offline from April 22 – April 29)
  • Application material required: Cover letter and resume
  • Start and end dates: May 13, 2019 – August 9, 2019
  • Hours per week: 5-7 hours
  • Pay rate: $15/hour + vacation pay and benefits

 

 

Job Description

 

Duties:

 

Under librarian supervision, typical duties will include:

  • Collection maintenance (e.g. checking in and out materials to library users, shelving, shelf-reading, dusting)
  • Customer service & reference service, including:
    > providing specialized subject research support for undergraduate and graduate students, PhDs and professors in the fields of cinema studies
    > providing general support for Innis College students and other library users
  • Processing new library materials, including creation of records in library catalogue system
  • Researching for collection development purchases
  • Various special projects

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • Availability to work shifts within library operational hours (Mon-Fri 10-5pm)
  • Strong customer service skills and the ability to deal effectively and tactfully with library users and staff
  • Good organization skills
  • Ability to locate information in the U of T catalogue, e-indexes and the internet
  • Ability to navigate stairs to shelving areas
  • Highly motivated, showing initiative and willingness to learn
  • Interest in Cinema Studies

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Familiarity with keyword and Boolean searching techniques
  • Current enrolment in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Information or enrollment in Cinema Studies program

 

 

 

Learn more about the Work Study Program

Applications must be submitted via UofT Career Learning Network: https://cln.utoronto.ca