Jobs at Grand Valley State University Libraries
Faculty & Staff Positions
The Grand Valley State University Libraries is hiring a Metadata and Data Curation Specialist to assist with digital preservation and data management projects for the University. The successful candidate will digitize, upload, and assign metadata to digital objects in our library preservation software. In addition, the successful candidate will manage records associated with data management and digital curation projects around the University. If you're familiar with or interested in learning about complex file formats, metadata schemes, and digitization standards, apply for this position today at gvsujobs.org.
User Experience Student Assistant
Join a team designed to create a better experience for library patrons in the new Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons! Become a User Experience Student Assistant and help staff the fast-paced library Service Desk. Excellent customer service skills, enthusiasm for the library, and the ability to work collaboratively with other students and staff are required. Primary responsibilities include assisting patrons with research and circulation needs, providing building information and tours, and assisting with emergency and safety procedures. Many varieties of shifts are available, all applicants are expected to be able to work flexible hours, including some evenings, weekends, and extra hours during Exam Cram and for training purposes.
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About the Area
Grand Valley State University is a public comprehensive four-year university located in western Michigan with campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Holland, plus centers in Muskegon and Traverse City. The University attracts nearly 25,000 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities, including the Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commonswhich opened in June 2013. The new Library connects students, resources, and technology and change the face of education at GVSU. This new facility is designed with green building concepts and we are pursuing the highest possible LEED certification. The greater Grand Rapids metropolitan area has a population of over one million, and offers numerous cultural and recreational opportunities, a moderate cost of living, and a high quality of life. For information related to the GVSU work/life experience, visit http://www.gvsu.edu/healthwellness
For more information about the Grand Rapids community, visit http://www.experiencegr.com
Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. We are interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.
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