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Art Department A/V Assistant (FWS)

Date: Sep 5, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University

Position Description

Student assistants will oversee the circulation of audio/visual equipment to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in Studio Art and Graphic Design classes.  Job responsibilities will include performing check out and check-in of equipment using AU Library circulation system, survey of equipment for damage or loss, receipt of new equipment, management of the equipment room, and end-of-semester inventory.

Position Type

  • Federal Work-Study Position (FWS)


  • $15.20/hr

Required Education and Experience

  • A High School Diploma or its equivalent is required. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Students must be reliable, organized, clear communicators, and possess a familiarity with A/V equipment. An attention to detail is essential.

Preferred Requirements

  • Library and/or customer service experience is helpful but not necessary.

Additional Information

  • This position is only open to students with an active and available Federal Work-Study Award.     
  • Positions start at the beginning of the Fall 2021 semester and continue throughout the 2021/22 academic year concluding in May 2022.    
  • Hours for this position will be regular, and reliability is critical. Students can expect to work between 2 and 6 hours per week depending on availability and need.
  • Please submit a complete application online, including a brief cover letter and resume.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC