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Employment Opportunities

Dupré Library offers a wide variety of employment, ranging from part-time student worker positions to full-time faculty positions.

Faculty & Unclassified Staff Position Announcements

Search committees, seeking to hire, post library faculty and unclassified staff vacancies, which include professional academic or staff positions.

For a listing of these positions, see the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's posted faculty and unclassified staff positions.

Classified Staff Position Announcements

The University posts classified staff vacancies in accordance with Civil Service regulations. These positions generally include those found in office support, technical support, campus safety, trades, and maintenance.

For a listing of these positions, see the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's posted classified staff positions. To learn more about qualifications or to apply for a position, visit the Louisiana Civil Service website.

Student Employment: STEP Lab

The Office of STEP Support (OSS) is responsible for managing the STEP Lab in the library and other STEP Labs on campus, which includes employing student interns to work in the Print Service Areas in the labs. Positions to work for STEP or OSS will be posted to Career Services when available.

Student Employment: Federal Work-Study

The Federal Work-Study program provides jobs on or off-campus to eligible undergraduate and graduate students who have received a financial award letter. Students are assigned to a university department or a community service agency for an average of ten hours per week and paid the federal minimum wage. Opportunities for jobs in the library include Circulation, Reserve, Special Collections, and other areas. For more information, visit Student Jobs.

If you are not eligible for Work-Study, you can still possibly work on campus with earnings paid through departmental or administrative funds. It is your responsibility to check with departments (such as the Dean's Office of Dupré Library) or Career Services for availability.


The University's Office of Human Resources has more information on part-time and full-time positions on campus. Student jobs are also available.