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Job Openings at UTC Library


Writing Center Director

The UTC Library seeks a motivated, creative and user-focused professional to fill our newly created Director of the Writing and Communication Center position at the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga (UTC).

To learn more, please read the entire Writing Center Director position description online. A review of applications will begin on September 19, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of application, 2) a current CV, 3) the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references including the professional relationship of reference and applicant, and 4) a 2–3 page document outlining your vision and philosophy for a contemporary university writing center to


Evening Research and Information Technology Specialist

This position serves at the library's main research and help desk on nights and weekends with a Sunday – Thursday schedule. Required skills include familiarity with library research tools, productivity software, PC and Mac operating systems, printers, scanners and copiers. Ideal candidates will be extremely service-oriented and have strong problem solving skills. Library, IT, or educational work experience is preferred.

Studio Specialist, Daytime and Nights/Weekends

These positions provide customer service and tech support in the library's new Studio, a high-end media creation space. Required skills include familiarity with PC and Mac operating systems and any combination of the following: A/V production, graphic design, web design, photography, animation, or 3D modeling. Ideal candidates for Studio positions love helping people, merge creativity with a broad tech skill set, and solve problems thoroughly.

Links to the full staff job descriptions can be found on the UTC Employment page.


The majority of the student worker positions at the UTC Library are Federal Work Study (FWS) assignments administered through the Financial Aid Office. The library also hires a limited number of non-FWS students, usually at the beginning of the fall term, although we do sometimes have openings at other times during the year. 

For information about open student worker positions or to drop off a resume, please contact Lisa Price in the Library Administrative office (Room 103 on the ground floor of UTC Library).