PART TIME LIBRARY ASSISTANT-OUTREACH SERVICES

Loudoun County Government - Leesburg, VA3.8

Part-time | Temporary
Date Opened 8/28/2019 08:00:00 AM
Closing Date 9/11/2019 11:59:00 PM
Hiring Range $18.80-$26.85
Department LIBRARY SERVICES
Job Type Open and Competitive
Full/Part-Time Part-Time
Benefits Partial Benefits
Reg/Temp Regular
Introduction
Just 45 minutes west of Washington, D.C., Loudoun County Public Library is a dynamic, forward-thinking organization that enjoys great community support and has an excellent reputation.
Job Description
Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) is offering collaborative, detail-oriented candidates the opportunity to become a part-time Library Assistant in the Outreach Services department. The position is centered at Rust Library in Leesburg but performs work countywide.

As a member of an enthusiastic team, this Library Assistant position provides offsite customer service to senior citizens and other targeted audiences in the Loudoun community in reference, reader’s advisory, programming and circulation functions, as well as assist customers in the use of library resources and technologies.

Successful candidates will be passionate, creative team players with excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills
Must possess strong multi-tasking, organizational and technology skills
This Library Assistant serves a variety of roles, working in the branch to prepare patron requests, monitoring circulation, and offering Books-by-Mail. The position will also drive a commercial box truck to offsite library service delivery locations including senior housing development, nursing homes, apartment complexes, detention centers and more. LCPL provides services seven (7) days a week including Friday and Saturday evening. Work schedules vary and include weekends, evenings and holidays.

This job recruitment may also be used to fill future vacancies.

Job Requirements
Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree
One (1) year prior experience providing direct customer service to the public strongly preferred
Experience with Microsoft Office products preferred
Special Requirements
Requires ability to push or pull wheeled carts weighing up to 200 pounds
Constant bending, reaching, walking and standing required
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds required
Spanish/English bilingual skills strongly preferred
Post Conditional Offer Contingencies
Successful candidate will undergo a criminal background and DMV record check