Marriott Library Jobs

We seek qualified applicants who bring perspectives and experiences that will enrich and strengthen our organization and enhance our commitment to access and belonging. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, including those who may not have followed a traditional educational or professional path.

Academic Librarian Positions

Digital Initiatives Librarian (Assistant or Associate Librarian)

Do you find the idea of making unique primary source materials accessible to researchers exciting? The Digital Library Services Division at the J. Willard Marriott Library seeks a detail-oriented and collaborative individual to create metadata for digital collections, manage our digital exhibits program, and share their metadata expertise within the library and our digital exhibit partners. This person joins a team dedicated to creating descriptive metadata for the long-standing and innovative Digital Library program at the Marriott Library. The library also has engaging collaboration opportunities with Special Collections, our research data program, digital scholarship center, Digital Matters, and more. As the University embarks upon new strategic directions, this is an exciting time at the University of Utah.

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Resource Description Coordinator (Assistant or Associate Librarian)

Are you a problem solver passionate about collaborating with colleagues to describe and make scholarly resources available to stakeholders for a thriving community of students, faculty, and researchers? The Collections and Scholarly Communication Division at the J. Willard Marriott Library seeks a meticulous and flexible individual to lead the cataloging and processing of library materials, providing original and complex cataloging, leadership, and consultation for resource description in metadata schemas for resources in all formats. This person provides long-term strategies to deal with MARC metadata initiatives and provides direction for staff in techniques and new methodologies. As the University embarks upon new strategic directions, this is an exciting time at the University of Utah.

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Benefited Staff Positions

None. Please check back later. Thank you.

 

Student Positions

Please note: For the Marriott Library to be able to appropriately monitor hours worked, part-time employees are generally asked to restrict their work with the University of Utah to Library employment only, unless an exception is granted. Please contact Jordan Waite for questions about this policy.

Knowledge Commons Desk Staff 

Serve students, staff, and faculty in the Knowledge Commons, the Marriott Library’s central service point for technology and reference assistance. Work with a team of students and library staff to answer questions in a variety of areas including campus and library services, research, computer software, printing, mobile device configuration, classroom support, and equipment checkout.

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Knowledge Commons Desk Staff (Work Study)

Serve students, staff, and faculty in the Knowledge Commons, the Marriott Library’s central service point for technology and reference assistance. Work with a team of students and library staff to answer questions in a variety of areas including campus and library services, research, computer software, printing, mobile device configuration, classroom support, and equipment checkout. (This job posting is only available to University of Utah students who have been awarded a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year. Please login to CIS and go to the Finance/Financial Aid section to view your Financial Aid Status. If you have not received a Federal Work-Study Award, then do not complete and submit this application. Before hire, this employer will confirm that you have received a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year.)

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Library Operations & Protection Services Assistant

This is a customer service position at the J. Willard Marriott Library that works to maintain a welcoming, safe and secure environment for all patrons and employees, and helps to provide effective access to resources and collections. The position also plays a vital role in protecting the library’s collections and cultural property. Assistants help maintain a safe and secure environment by conducting facility rounds, monitor users’ activities to ensure compliance with library policies, assess and report suspicious activities to the proper campus agencies, and act as first responders in emergency situations, i.e., fire alarms, security alarms, and first aid calls until the appropriate emergency responders arrive onsite.

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Rare Books Assistant 

Are you passionate about history, culture, and preserving knowledge? The Rare Books Department at the J. Willard Marriott Library is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic student to join our team as a Part-Time Rare Books Assistant. This role offers a unique opportunity to work closely with rare and valuable books, manuscripts, and archival materials, contributing to their preservation and accessibility for future generations — from four-thousand-year-old clay tablets to twenty-first century artists’ books.

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Internships and Other Opportunities

None at the moment. Please check back later.