POSITION OPEN: LIBRARY ASSOCIATE
Effective October 2013
DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate selected for this position will be responsible for providing library service & assistance to patrons at the public service desk in the recently expanded and renovated Norfolk Public Library. This position requires the ability to understand and follow library policies and procedures and the ability to use the automated circulation system in a fast-paced environment. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
* Charging and discharging library materials; including reserves and renewals;
* Issuing borrowers cards;
* Assisting patrons of all ages in the use and location of library materials;
* Assisting patrons in the use of the on-line catalog;
* Shelving materials;
The ideal candidate must be able to relate to patrons of all ages; be familiar with current literature & have a working knowledge of PC’s in a Windows environment and Internet searching.
TIME: 6 – 10 hours per week including 1 evening. Additional hours required for Saturday and Sunday rotation.
Starting Salary: $14.69 per hour plus an additional $4.00/hr differential for Sundays.
REQUIREMENTS: A.A. degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred plus prior experience working in a library setting with SIRSI/Dynix software.
APPLY: application and complete job description are attached - mail or email completed application to Sarina Bluhm, Associate Director at the Norfolk Public Library, 139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA 02056 firstname.lastname@example.org
DEADLINE: Sept. 30, 2013
Town of Norfolk is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer