Archive of Recorded Sound
STUDENT HOURLY POSITIONS
The Archive of Recorded Sound regularly seeks student workers for a variety of different tasks in the Archive. Specific postings will be added here as and when they are available. However, please feel free to email your resume to the Sound Archives Librarian at any time. We are particularly interested to hear from students who are eligible for the Federal Work Study Program.
JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT - SEPT 2014
ARCHIVE OF RECORDED SOUND --- STUDENT ASSISTANT NEEDED
HIRING DEPARTMENT: Stanford University Libraries, Archive of Recorded Sound
Job Type: Federal Work Study / Student Hourly
JOB TITLE: Archives Acquisitions Processing Assistant
Archive of Recorded Sound (lower level of Music Library)
Braun Music Center
Basement, Room 8
Mail Code: 3077
NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 2
HOURS: 5-6 hours per week
SALARY: Hourly wage is $13.50
TERM: Fall Quarter 2014
SUPERVISOR: Benjamin Bates, Interim Operations Manager
JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists with the maintenance and shelving of archival collections; assists with preparation of items for preservation storage; assists with the processing of audio and video recordings and archival print materials including sorting, organizing, cleaning, shelving, and weeding duplicates from donated materials and maintaining acquisition statistics; assists with other facilities and collection maintenance duties as assigned including photocopying, scanning, and replacing enclosures..
QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to follow instructions accurately and with attention to detail; ability to work reliably, steadily and independently; proficient in Windows environment and with Excel spreadsheets; good keyboarding skills; ability to handle fragile materials safely; ability to lift up to 40 pounds. Knowledge of historical sound recordings desired.
TO APPLY: Contact Benjamin Bates, firstname.lastname@example.org