Library Generalist / Adult Services / Main
Part-time position – twenty (20) hours per week, for an energetic, team-orientated individual with customer service experience. Perform routine shelving and desk duties under professional supervision, carry out procedures set by supervisory staff, help patrons locate and check out materials, and assist with simple audio-visual equipment set up and troubleshooting. Basic clerical and general office work. This position must be comfortable proactively seeking out patrons to offer assistance in all areas of the library (desk, roving, e-mail, phone or additional methods of communication). Assist with Community Hub Services, such as, the rental assistance program, vaccine clinics, voting process, as well as other programs and services that are provided by CCPL. Candidates should be good listeners and communicators, present an up‐beat, cheerful attitude, enjoy working cooperatively as a team member and place top priority on customer service. Must be flexible to assume additional responsibilities and scheduling requirements as needed to meet the coverage needs of the public service desks in other departments. Other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS: High School graduate or GED equivalent and one (1) year public library or related experience. Must possess excellent customer service skills, the ability to get along well with others and to communicate effectively with the public and with library staff and a strong work ethic. Must use tact, courtesy and good judgement when communicating with co-workers and the public. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, with the ability to learn and use new methods, policies and technical advances. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. Must have the stamina for periods of walking, standing, reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and sitting. Ability to shelve library materials as needed. Must be able to lift library materials including books, AV equipment, program materials and maneuver loaded book carts weighing approximately fifty (50) to one hundred (100) pounds. Prior library experience helpful but not necessary. Bilingual – English/Spanish a plus.
Hiring Salary Range: $13.67 – $15.41 annually commensurate with education and experience – twenty (20) hours per week.
Closing date: Open until position is filled.
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