DATE ENTERED: November 6, 2023
POSITION: Library Specialist I (HR2274) – Part-time position
LOCATION: Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529
APPLY BY: 11/24/2023 at 5:00 P.M Old Dominion University Libraries

To provide user assistance, student supervision, operational support, and facilities oversight in the Learning Commons @ Perry Library during evening, overnight, and weekend service hours. Position works evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Required Qualifications

Some knowledge of effective supervisory techniques. Considerable knowledge of effective customer service techniques.  Basic knowledge of effective research techniques. Considerable oral and written communication skills.  Considerable organizational and record keeping skills.  Basic critical thinking and problem-solving skills.  Basic computer applications skills, including Microsoft Office Suite.  Ability to take initiative and work well independently.  Ability to work well within a team environment.  Ability to learn and develop new skills. Considerable experience in providing quality customer service in a public setting. Some supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Basic library research experience.  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and related experience.

Conditions of Employment

Hourly (wage) employees are restricted to working 29 hours per week on average or 1500 hours in total in the May 1 – April 30 period. This position does not have health insurance, retirement or leave. Position includes working evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Hourly Rate between $14.60/hr. - $16.80/hr.

To review the full position requirements and submit an application, please visit and follow the online instructions.

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Individuals from minoritized communities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.