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Employee in the library service (EG 9 TV-H) - In the University Library - State Library and Murhard Library of the City of Kassel

at the Brüder-Grimm-Platz location - temporary, part-time (currently 20 hours per week)

Application deadline:


Start of recruitment:

as soon as possible

Reference number:


Applications to:


Part-time with half the regular working hours of a full-time employee. The employment is for the replacement of an employee on leave and is initially limited until 31.10.2021 (§ 14 para. 1 sentence 2 no. 3 TzBfG).


Your tasks:

  • Library information and advice in the State Library and Murhard Library of the City of Kassel
  • Research in the library portal KARLA, in library catalogs, general and specialist databases and portals
  • Working at the service desk at the Brüder-Grimm-Platz location
  • Providing information (user training: library introductions/guided tours)
  • Support with retro-cataloging projects
  • Assistance in maintaining the website and the internal library wiki


Your requirements:

  • Completed university degree as a librarian or bachelor's degree in the field of library or information science
  • Good knowledge of library application software, in particular the PICA modules;
  • Good knowledge of bibliographic and other reference tools in electronic and conventional form;
  • Flexibility, also with regard to changing services
  • Willingness to work late and on Saturdays
  • High degree of service orientation, communication and teamwork skills
  • initiative and a sense of responsibility
  • Willingness to undergo continuous further training


Advantageous are

  • task-related professional experience in the field of information and information dissemination
  • Good knowledge of regulations (RDA, RAK-WB)
  • Knowledge of content management systems such as Typo 3 and Confluence


If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Haase-Horn, e-mail: direktion[at]bibliothek.uni-kassel[dot]de.


The protection of your personal data is important to us, which is why we will handle your personal data with care. If you provide us with your data, you authorize us to store and use it in accordance with the Hessian Data Protection and Freedom of Information Act. You can object to this at any time. Your personal data will then be deleted.


In the interests of equal opportunities, the University of Kassel endeavors to offer women and men the same development opportunities and to counteract existing disadvantages. The aim is to significantly increase the proportion of women in research and teaching. Qualified women are therefore expressly encouraged to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude and qualifications are given preference. Full-time positions are generally divisible. Please only send us copies of your application documents (no folders), as these cannot be returned after the selection process has been completed; they will be destroyed in accordance with data protection regulations. Applications with informative documents should be sent to the President of the University of Kassel, 34109 Kassel or, quoting the reference number, also in electronic form.