As a media and information services specialist at the University Library, you can expect to become acquainted with a wide range of tasks. You will advise users, help them with their search inquiries, or assist them in the use of electronic media. You will order new media of all kinds, record them in the library system, and process invoices. You will also gain an insight into all areas of work at the University Library, including the areas of public relations, IT, and research data management, among others.
Duration of the vocational training: Three years (may be reduced to two years where applicable)
Start of training: On 1 September of each year
Vocational training pay: Payment according to TVA-L BBiG
With around 12,000 students, the University of Mannheim is one of the leading higher education institutions in Germany. The programs in Economics and Business Administration as well as in Social Sciences, in particular, always rank high in national and international rankings. The University of Mannheim offers its more than 2,600 employees an exciting working environment featuring numerous benefits.
The University Library is the University of Mannheim's central information infrastructure facility and is responsible for providing the university with information.
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Do not hesitate to apply! We regularly offer vocational training positions. The next call for applications for this vocational training program will start in fall 2024.
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