We’re Hiring Sheridan Students!

The library is currently hiring for the following part-time Library Page position at the Davis campus.

Library and Learning Services background:

Sheridan’s Library and Learning Services provides learning and academic support to Sheridan students, staff and faculty.

The Library Learning Commons at the Davis Campus, located in the J-wing, has become a main area for student life on campus. It is often the first point of contact for new or prospective students wanting to find out more about Sheridan College.

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Supervisor, the Library Page is responsible for staffing the Service desk, maintaining the collection, tidying the library and providing basic printer assistance during assigned shifts.

  • Staffing the Service desk: following library procedures/guidelines checks library material in and out, renews items, places holds, collects fines, looks up specific titles and provides basic college/directional information for members of the Sheridan Community. Other requests are referred to senior library staff
  • Maintaining the collection: shelves library material, shelf reads collection for accuracy, ensures collections shelves are in order
  • Tidying the library: collects library material left on tables, chairs, etc. for shelving, straightens chairs and does a general tidying
  • Printer assistance: refills paper and clears paper jams, refers other technical issues to senior library staff
  • Other duties:  At the discretion of the Supervisor, the Library Page may be assigned other duties including: signage projects and assistance with event planning

Qualifications:

  • Must be a full time Sheridan student
  • Possess strong organizational and interpersonal/customer service skills
  • Fluent in computer technology
  • Be team oriented
  • Be able to file using an alpha-numeric system
  • Physical able to lift, carry and shelve books and to push a book truck
  • Able to work independently
  • While training is provided, previous library experience would be considered an asset

Rate of pay:

  • $11.09 per hour

Number of Positions:

  • 2 (Davis Campus)

Available shifts:

Mondays 12-5pm, Tuesdays 12-2pm, Wednesdays 12-2pm, Thursdays 12-2pm

Notes:

  • Please submit cover letter and resume to johnathan.pring@sheridancollege.ca (hard copies may also be handed in at the Davis Library Circulation Desk marked to Johnathan Pring’s attention
  • Contract duration is May-June, 2014 with the possibility of renewal for the Fall 2014 semester (September to December).
  • Closing date for applications is April 28, 2014 (applications received after this date will not be considered)

Positions start the 1st week of May 2014 (exact time TBD)