Staff position announcement  (posted 6/5/2014)

Goshen College seeks a .75 FTE (3/4 time) Library Services Assistant to begin immediately.  The Library Services Assistant provides library support in acquisitions and cataloging, interlibrary loan, circulation, and other tasks as needed. This position is ranked at Staff  Level V and pays $10.45 – $11.45/hour depending on experience. It is eligible for full benefits, including medical coverage and tuition assistance.


High School degree required; proficiency with standard Office software (Word, Excel) and a willingness to become proficient with library specific software required; data entry, library experience and/or a library services degree preferred. The ideal candidate will exhibit flexibility in handling multiple priorities, be able to work with only general supervision, possess well-developed communication skills, and have a customer service orientation.

About Goshen College

Goshen College is a liberal arts institution of 1,000 students dedicated to the development of informed, articulate, sensitive and responsible Christians.  It is nationally ranked for its study abroad programs.  As a ministry of the Mennonite Church, the institution seeks to integrate Christian values with educational and professional life.  Goshen College has adopted five core values around which programs are built:  1) Christ-centered; 2) Passionate Learners; 3) Servant Leaders; 4) Compassionate Peacemakers; and (5) Global Citizens.  The college is located in the heart of Elkhart County, centrally located within several hours of Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit.  Residents of Goshen enjoy a culturally diverse small-town atmosphere with an active arts community, a vibrant downtown, the Maple City Greenway network of bicycle paths and affordable housing prices.


  • Complete and submit the online Staff Application Form
  • Letter of application
  • Résumé
  • List of three professional references

Applications received by June 25th will be considered. With a commitment to building a diverse faculty and staff, minority persons are encouraged to apply.

To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

Vickie Miller
Assistant Director of Human Resources
Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

Telephone: (574) 535-6111