The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Job Title: Museum Assistant

Hiring Period: Academic Year | Hourly Pay Rate: $12.00 | Hours per week: 5-10
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Work-Study | On Bus Route

Job Description: Seeking a part-time work study student to work in the Book Department at the Yiddish Book Center.
* Sorting and shelving books, journals and related collections (vintage sheet music, old journals, etc.)

* Basic knowledge of Yiddish and/or the Yiddish/Hebrew alphabet is ideal but not necessary; we'll help you gain basic fluency with the Yiddish alphabet.
* A good work ethic, care in handling old and fragile books, and a general interest in cultural transmission and heritage.

To apply:
Send a cover letter and resume to David Mazower via email to:

How to Apply: Email, See instructions in job description

Name/Company: Suzanne Rubinstein
Department: 1021 West St.
Phone: 413-256-4900

1021 West St.
Amherst, Massachusetts 01002

Job Number: 32179