Circulation Clerk

West Nyack Free Library - West Nyack, NY (30+ days ago)

Part-time

Job Description

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The West Nyack Free Library is looking for an enthusiastic self-starter to join our innovative Circulation Department. Excellent communication skills, attention to detail and ability to foster effective working relationships are a must. Since Circulation is the "heart" of the library, we want a problem-solver who can successfully navigate interacting with coworkers, supervisors, volunteers and patrons.

As a Circulation Clerk, the candidate would be one of the first points of contact in assisting patrons, whether in person or over the phone. This position requires knowledge of library materials, and the ability to help patrons select and borrow items as well as answering general reference questions. This position reports directly to the Head of Circulation.

HS diploma or equivalency and 2 years or 60 college credits preferred. Customer Service experience and computer skills including MS Office are essential. Knowledge of Symphony Workflows is desirable. Must be able to multi-task, lift and move library materials and work while standing.

7 to 15 hours a week and 1 weekend a month.

Qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview. Starting hourly wage is $11 to $14 per hour dependent upon experience.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.00 to $14.00 /hour

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.00 to $14.00 /hour

Education:

  • High school (Preferred)