Full time position. Under supervision, provide excellent customer service, reference services, and computer assistance. Focus of off-desk duties to include interlibrary loan services under the direction of the Interlibrary Loan Librarian. Responsibilities also include: assisting References Services with collection maintenance; planning and implementing in-branch and outreach programming; providing tours and bibliographic instruction of library services; and providing technology assistance and demonstrations. Create booklists and book displays. Must be flexible to assume additional responsibilities as needed to maintain branch/departmental operations, to include assisting at other public service desks. Other duties as assigned. Must demonstrate knowledge, appreciation, and understanding of adult materials, both print and electronic. Bilingual - English/Spanish a plus. Evening and weekend work included. Other duties as assigned. Must be able to endure standing for periods of time. Must have the stamina for walking, sitting, reaching, bending and stooping. Must be able to push book carts weighing approximately fifty (50) to one hundred (100) pounds.

REQUIREMENTS: High School graduate with two (2) years of library or related experience; strong computer skills; high aptitude for library work; ability to exercise good judgement, initiative, resourcefulness, adaptability, accuracy and tact; ability to communicate pleasantly and effectively with library staff and customers.

Hiring Salary Range: $27,684.80 - $37,668.80 annually, depending on qualifications.

Closing date: Open until position is filled.

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Human Resources Manager
Charleston County Public Library
68 Calhoun Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Fax number: 843-805-6822
Email: [email protected]