Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies Project Assistant - Library in Millbrook, New York

Project Assistant - Library

Other inMillbrook, NY-Library

Project Assistant-Library

The project assistant will work with the library director on a variety of projects, including moving into a newly renovated library space. The project assistant will also perform some advanced searching using scientific research databases, and perform other projects as assigned.


June 1, 2018 - July 27, 2018, Monday-Friday. Schedule is flexible.


Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY


The project assistant will,

  • move and organize library materials

  • perform database searching and collect publication metrics

  • work with spreadsheets

The project assistant will work with Amy Schuler, Director of Information Services & Library.


This position is paid.


The candidate should:

  • have an interest in working with library and archival materials

  • have excellent organization skills

  • be able to work independently and communicate clearly

  • be familiar with common office applications (e.g. spreadsheets)

  • be able to do some light lifting (30 lb)

Please contact Amy Schuler with any questions, 845-677-7600, ext.164

Closing Date

May 30, 2018 or until filled.

To Apply

Please complete an online application at include a single PDF file consisting of a cover letter which includes Job Code 18012-I, a resume, and the names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three professional references.

The Cary Institute is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action (AA) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, familial status, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information