Hospital Hill Student Assistants

University of Missouri - Kansas City, Hospital Hill Campus

How to apply for student positions:

  1. Complete the UM Application for Student Employment
  2. Complete the UMKC Libraries Supplemental Student Employment Application
  3. Deliver the completed applications to the hiring manager in person or by email

Further information for applicants:

  • Don't forget to sign and date your application.
  • If you have a “Work Study” financial aid award, be sure to mark it on the UMKC Libraries Supplemental Student Employment Application. Listing prior work history helps us know what kind of work you have done in the past. Please fill out as much of the work history as you can.
  • The Libraries accept applications on a rolling basis and keep your application on file for one year.
  • Frequently, many applications are turned in for a small number of positions. Not everyone will receive an interview, and an interview does not guarantee a job. Candidates will be contacted for interviews as the need arises. Contact usually will be made via your UMKC email address unless another email address is specified.

Student assistant positions may be available in the following library departments:

Dental Library

  • Job description: Under the supervision of the LIS Sr Student Supervisor, the Evening/Weekend Supervisor, and other Access support staff, provides service to Dental Library patrons and staff.
  • Job Duties: 
    • Scheduling of specific work assignments is determined by departmental demands, and at the discretion of the supervisor, not worker preference. 
    • Off-desk duties: Shelving accurately. Shelf reading and shelf cleaning.
    • Staffing the Service Desk: Assists patrons in simple searches, web page usage, and reference; is punctual to arrive when scheduled, and may open and close library on schedule.
    • Performs other miscellaneous duties when needed.
  • Starting pay rate: $7.65/hr
  • Hiring manager: Darnell Williams
  • Email: 

Health Sciences Library

  • Job description: Under the supervision of the LIS Sr Student Supervisor, the Evening/Weekend Supervisor, and other Access support staff, provides service to Health Sciences Library patrons and staff.
  • Job duties:
    • Scheduling of specific work assignments is determined by departmental demands, and at the discretion of the supervisor, not worker preference.
    • Off-desk duties: Shelving accurately. Shelf reading and shelf cleaning.
    • Staffing the Service Desk: Assists patrons in simple searches, web page usage, and reference; is punctual to arrive when scheduled, and may open and close library on schedule.
    • Performs other miscellaneous duties when needed.
  • Starting pay rate: $7.65/hr
  • Hiring manager: Darnell Williams
  • ​Email: Darnell Williams,