Library Circulation Clerk - Howard Community College

Howard Community College - Columbia, MD

Part-time | Temporary
Location: Columbia, MD Category: Hourly / Temporary Posted On: Tue Mar 26 2019 Job Description:
General Responsibilities

Responsible for working at the HCC Library as scheduled; provides service to students and faculty at the Library service desk. Works under the direction of the User Experience Librarian to maintain patron records, process and collect fines and to circulate Interlibrary Loan (ILL) materials.

Work Performed

Checks library materials in and out and resolves problems that may arise. Collects overdue fines and clears patron records. Provides library users with information regarding circulation and procedures and answers directional questions, both in person and over the phone. Refers patrons to proper departments for assistance
Communicate issues and problems via the circulation log for staff to ensure timely follow-up
Shelves books on a daily basis
Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:
Minimum 2 year college degree
Bachelor's degree, preferred
Previous work experience in a library setting, preferred
Good customer service skills
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
Trustworthy
Flexible
Ability to stand 90% of the time
Ability to lift up to 30 pounds and bend
Fine motor skills for operation of computer terminals

Additional Information:
Hours Per Week: maximum of 25 hours
Work Schedule: Monday 6:00-11:00 PM; Tuesday 5:00-11:00PM; Thursday 5:00-11:00PM; Saturday and Sunday 1:00-5:00PM
Compensation: $14.00 per hour
Grade: Part time, no benefits
Open Until Filled

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