Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Library Assistant I, Circulation, Stevens Memorial Library, Ashburnham (MA)

Library Assistant I - Circulation, Stevens Memorial Library Job Opening Stevens Memorial Library 

Part-time - Circulation Library Assistant I 

Duties include:  Assisting in all aspects of the Circulation Department including check-in, check-out, and renewing materials on the telephone or in person; managing overdue materials; overseeing monthly newsletter. Providing assistance in locating materials; advising and recommending materials to children and adults; interpreting and enforcing library policy. Other similar or related work as directed. Approximately 15 hours per week. Includes evenings and weekends. 

Qualifications include: At least two (2) years’ experience working with staff and public in a tactful and courteous manner. Excellent computer and problem solving skills along with an active interest in new technologies and social media. Superior customer service skills. Prior library experience preferred. Ability to perform detailed work accurately and efficiently with a minimum of supervision. Strong oral and written communication skills. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Must pass a Criminal Offenders Record Information (CORI) check. Preference will be given to internal candidates. 

Full/Part Time Part-Time

Education Minimum high school diploma or equivalent; associate’s degree or higher preferred.

Salary $15.93/hr

Closing Date July 24, 2017

How to Apply Qualified candidates should submit a current resume and letter of interest to Emily Donnelly, Director (edonnelly@ashburnham-ma.gov). Only emailed applications will be accepted.