Library Assistant III

University of Northern Iowa   Cedar Falls, IA   Full-time     Education
Posted on May 11, 2023
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Library Assistant III

 Job Category:    Merit Clerical  

Type of Position: Probationary

Full Consideration Date: Wednesday May 31, 2023

Advertising Started on: Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Hiring Department:  Library         

Department: Library    

Salary: $18.90/hr./-$18.90/hr.

Pay Grade: AFSCME.10 

Percent of Time/Week: 100

Service Schedule: Merit 12 months

Position Description:

Under general supervision, this position is the primary copy cataloger for youth, music scores, and Instructional Resources and Technology Services materials as well as other library materials. They perform tasks related to missing, lost, and withdrawn titles, supervise student assistants, maintain processing supplies inventory, and assist with ordering supplies. They also assist with the oversight of the physical processing of library materials and complete other duties as assigned.

Rod Library offers a welcoming environment and is committed to promoting and supporting a diverse and inclusive community. Employees are encouraged to join committees and teams both within the library and on campus.  This is a first shift position with a work schedule of Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Required Qualifications:

Three years of library work experience, or a combination of related work experience, undergraduate education, and/or post high school library training totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates with cataloging experience; supervisory experience; library experience which requires working with a large amount of detail; and familiarity or experience with Dewey and LC classifications.


UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

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University of Northern Iowa

1227 W. 27th Street
Cedar Falls , IA