Part time Substitute Library Assistant - Support Staff II

Washtenaw Community College - Ann Arbor, MI4.3

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.

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

Salary/Hourly Rate: $14.62

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