How do I apply to be a student worker in the Library?

Library Student Specialist – How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in working as a Library Student Specialist. We typically hire at the beginning and end of the semester. The application is linked below.

To apply for this position:  

  • Complete our online application for employment.
  • This application will be closed if we are not currently hiring. Keep an eye on our social media or chat with a staff member at the library to find out when the application will reopen.


  • Circulation: Located on the Library's main floor, the circulation desk is the main hub for the library. Our student specialists check out library materials and course reserves, assist students with study room appointments, and answer general questions.
  • Online Student Support: This service desk is located on the 1st floor of the library. Students at the Online Student Support Desk handle circulation of our equipment lending program. They also assist students who need support with technology online and on ground. Special projects for this desk include captioning videos for the campus. This desk is great for students who are interested in technology.


  • Full-time students -- 12 unit minimum for most students
  • Reliable -- shows up on time and meets commitments
  • Self-motivated -- eager to make things better and able to do so without always needing direction from others
  • Service-oriented -- committed to providing help and following through to ensure patrons' needs are met within the scope of library services.
  • Effective communicators -- able to listen and share information in ways that others can understand


  • Library Building Hours: The hours change on a semester basis. Please visit the Moorpark College Library website for the latest updates.
  • COVID-19: This job will require on-site work. Wearing masks is currently optional. Any updates regarding COVID-19 policies will be communicated and followed effectively.
  • If you have any questions about working in the library, send us an email:


  • Last Updated May 21, 2024
  • Views 2817
  • Answered By Diane Scrofano

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