Part time Substitute Library Assistant - Support Staff II

Washtenaw Community College - Ann Arbor, MI4.3

Part-time
Part time Substitute Library Assistant – Support Staff II shall perform the duties listed below, and other duties as assigned.
This position shall report directly to the Director of Access Services.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Serves library users at the circulation desk by doing the following:
o Charging and discharging library materials.
o Collecting fines.
o Assisting public with access to remote online services such as research databases.
  • Use library computer system for various circulation services and functions.
  • Provide general information to library users regarding overall library services.
  • Shelve library materials and perform basic stack maintenance.
  • Understand, communicate and enforce the Library’s circulation policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for closing the library.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Physical Demands:
  • Ability to bend, reach and lift tubs of books weighing up to 40 pounds.
Minimum Qualifications:Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Demonstrated customer service skills.
  • High school graduate (or GED equivalent) plus 15 credits of higher education; six or more months of related experience and or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated ability in spelling, basic math and accurate record-keeping, accurate alphabetical and numerical filing, telephone etiquette, and data entry skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills, resourcefulness, and the ability to prioritize and balance competing needs in a rapid-demand environment.
  • Ability to complete unsupervised tasks, work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to bend, reach and lift tubs of books weighing up to 40 pounds.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Basic knowledge of library procedures and practices.
Posting Date: 11/12/2018
Closing Date: 11/19/2018
Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants:Application Deadline:
Job openings are posted for a minimum of five calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting.

Hours/Schedule:
Substitute, variable hours as needed—last year this position averaged 16 hours/month.

Salary/Hourly Rate: $14.62

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