Textbook Rental Services employs student workers to assist with the day-to-day operation. Learn more about our current openings.

Currently no positions available. Please check back.

Description of Duties

  • Providing excellent customer service to students, faculty, staff, and visitors
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Checking in/out rental books to students
  • Checking in shipments, processing orders, stocking shelves
  • Data entry into Textbook Rental software program
  • Provide clerical assistance to department
  • Assist with annual textbook inventory (in June)
  • Assist with the Redhawk Food Pantry operations


  • An understanding of and commitment to customer service and cultural diversity
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without accommodations
  • Basic computer skills
  • Excellent telephone, email and social media skills
  • Good written and communication skills
  • Ability to manage time well
  • Friendly/courteous
  • Detailed oriented
  • Ability to work well independently and/or with others in a team setting
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Must be available to work during the summer break, winter break, some weekends, and other University breaks
To Apply:

Employment applications available at Textbook Rental, bottom floor Kent Library, Rm. 123. You can submit via email: rentabook@semo.edu. Please provide your summer and fall schedule with your application.

Kent Library 123
Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS 2020
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701