The Getty

  • Library Assistant I

    Posted Date
    9 months ago(7/11/2017 11:16 AM)
    Requisition Number
    2017-2994
    Position Status
    LT Part-Time
    Salaried/Hourly
    Hourly
    Category
    Library
    Getty Location
    Getty Center
    Program/Dept.
    GRI - 0419-Library Services
  • Job Summary

    The Getty Research Institute seeks a limited-term part-time 20 hour per week Library Assistant I through the end of June 2019. 

    Major Job Responsibilities

    The primary tasks for this position are the paging, sorting, and shelving of the GRI Library general collection materials.  May assist with various other circulation routines.  Attention to detail, ability to work independently, and good interpersonal skills to work effectively with Circulation staff are necessary. 

    Qualifications

    • Undergraduate course work in art history or related discipline

    • 0-2 years related experience

    • Reading knowledge in at least one foreign language preferred

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    Skill in operating personal computer required. Familiarity with automated library systems preferred. Physical activity for extended periods at various times throughout the day including lifting library materials weighing up to 40 pounds and pushing heavy book carts. Ability to climb industrial ladders to retrieve and shelve books required.