Library Technician – Circulation

This is a great opportunity to work in a vibrant atmosphere! 

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 2:00-7:00, and a Saturday rotation 9:00-2:00

Essential Functions

  • Uses automated circulation system to check library materials in and out, place holds, and process holds for delivery.
  • Performs a variety of circulation desk duties including processing patron registration, researching overdue and lost items, assisting with reader’s advisory and basic reference questions, and processing new acquisitions.
  • Assists with information services including proficiency of on-line catalog, databases and other reference materials. 
  • Assists patrons with public computers, printing, scanning and faxing, as well as troubleshooting basic issues with this technology.
  • Performs shelf reading, shelving of materials and shifts materials as required. 
  • May assist with programs, events and projects as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Essential Skills

  • Provide exemplary customer service.
  • Communicate effectively, deal tactfully, and maintain a professional demeanor with staff and patrons. 
  • Cultivate a welcoming and supportive environment for patrons.
  • Make decisions.
  • Follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Maintain patron confidentiality.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy. 
  • Creativity a bonus!

Experience

High school diploma plus a minimum of two years work experience, including one year of library experience; experience working with the public preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Technology experience essential. 

Pay rate is $15.00/hr. 

To apply email resume to Hope Bodwell at  hbodwell@cwmars.org.  

Only emailed resumes will be accepted.