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Posted: Thursday, April 13, 2017 11:22 AM

Under the general supervision of the Library Manager, a Library Information Assistant:Provides circulation/reference service and instruction to library patrons of all ages using print, media and computer resources;Answers questions from the public in person, over the telephone and electronically;Performs community outreach to promote and increase public participation and use of library services;Assists in planning and delivering library programs for children, teens and/or adults;Instructs patrons on the use of the Internet, computer applications and other Library services;Assists with fines and fees management, collection development/weeding, reserves and opening/closing procedures;Ensures patrons follow library policies and procedures;May take responsibility for the facility, staff and operations in the absence of the Library Manager;Performs other related duties as required. Customer/ public service skillsCommunication and interpersonal skillsTeamworkOrganizational skillsBachelorA?s degree required, preferably with a strong, well:rounded liberal arts backgroundSuccessfully demonstrated public service experience with the ability to work well with a diverse patronageStrong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skillsSuccessfully demonstrated ability to work as part of a teamStrong organization and planning skills, including the ability to perform multiple projects or tasks simultaneouslyStrong computer and other related technology skills, including MS Word, Excel, PowerpointDemonstrated knowledge of computer services including on:line searching, social media and Library databases preferredExperience creating, conducting and/or participating in community training, programming and outreach preferredDemonstrated knowledge of library resources preferred Public service libraryLifting (up to 15 lbs.)Sitting and standing for periods of timePushing and pulling book trucksStretching and bendingUSD 35,123.00/Yr.USD 40,392.00/Yr.35 hours per week to be scheduled during branch hoursEvenings and weekends as requiredSchedule subject to changeLocal 1930


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