Job Description

Extended Job Title
Specialist IV

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
251301 - Library Lbk

Position Description
Performs semi-professional work on various projects and programs. Work is performed under supervision within established policies with latitude for independent judgment. Employee performance is based upon a review of completed work and overall results obtained. May supervise specialized clerical section.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Assists in the supervision of student assistants (8-12). Assists with organizing the various evening and weekends work responsibilities which include the circulation and stacks areas. This position requires someone who is accountable and able to organize and maintain a busy schedule as this department is in heavy demand most of the time. Also, this person must exhibit problem-solving skills.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills.

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Sunday-Thursday 3pm-Midnight

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
1. Knowledge of computer operations, manual dexterity, and the ability to understand and execute automated circulation programs.
2. Ability to plan and organize work loads and to assist in the supervision of 8-12 student assistants.
3. Ability to use discretion, good judgment and initiative in various work situations, including independent decisions under guidance of the Unit Manager.
4. Ability to establish good rapport between departmental personnel and patrons.
5. Typing proficiency of 40 wpm. or more and work accurately with figures and numbers.
6. Ability to carry out the circulation policies as they relate to various departments of the Library and the patrons.
7. Ability to assess security issues and take appropriate actions, to ensure the safety of library patrons and library materials.

HSC - Lubbock

Library Lbk

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
Assists with compiling of monthly stats.
Ensuring the safety of the library and library patrons.
Overseeing student assistants working the evening/weekend shifts.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
High school plus 4 years experience. Additional education may substitute on a year for year basis.

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