- Master's Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
The Pratt Library is accepting applications for part-time Library Professional Assistants (LPA) for the State Library Resource Center Division.
This position reports to the State Library Resource Center Department manager.
Summary of Duties:
The summary of duties listed below is not exhaustive. Additional duties are dependent upon the needs of the hiring department/division.
Provide reference and reader's advisory service to walk-in, telephone, and electronic Library customers using both print and electronic resources.
Advise customers on library activities, programs, resources and various public services.
Participates in a variety of library activities such as book talks, and programs for library customers and the general community. Reviews and recommends materials to be included in library collection. Interprets library rules and policies for customers.
Must be available for evening hours and weekends. Flexible hours not to exceed 19 hours per week.
Perform related duties as assigned.
MLS or MLIS degree from an ALA accredited college or university.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to provide reference and information services to Library customers. Knowledge and use of current technology including internet, MS Word, and automated databases. Ability to work with a diverse customer base and as a team player. Must also be able to work up to 19 hours per week and be available to work a public service schedule that includes evenings and weekends.
Drug & Alcohol Testing
Those under final consideration for appointment will be required to submit to drug and alcohol testing.
Position of Trust
Those under final consideration for appointment will be required to authorize the release of and successfully complete a criminal conviction check.