Federal Work Study/Student Worker – Cochran Campus

Division: Library
Primary Location:
Position: Student
Job Type: Full Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

Middle Georgia State University is seeking two candidates for a Federal Work Study position for the Roberts Memorial Library on the Cochran Campus.


  • Must be detail oriented when performing job duties especially shelving, shelf reading and charging and discharging materials.

  • Must be dependable and reliable.

  • Ability to handle the public with courtesy.

  • Must be comfortable using technology and have excellent computer skills.

  • Must be able to type and know how to log in and use MGA email, SWORDS, Brightspace/D2L, and Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Word).

  • Ability to work flexible hours including nights and weekends.

  • Physical agility including the ability to reach, bend, and lift up to 40 pounds.

  • Must not be enrolled in Learning Support classes.

  • Assist the library staff with other duties as assigned.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Must have GPA of at least 2.5. Knowledge and skills required by the position include: knowledge of University policies and procedures; knowledge of customer service principles and practices; knowledge of computers and job-related software programs; and oral and written communication skills. Must qualify for federal Work Study.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will be posted until filled. Start date will be August 7, 2017.

TO APPLY: Applicants for all Student Worker jobs are required to have completed a FAFSA for this academic year.Applicants must be Federal Work Study approved. This positionis funded only from Federal Work Study funds. Interested applicants should complete an online application at: http://www.mga.edu/human-resources/jobs/student.aspx. Under "What position are you applying for", put "Library".

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