• Library Assistant (Part-Time)

    City of Carmel
    Job Description
    Close Date: Continuous
    Salary: $21.42 - $26.04 Hourly
    City of Carmel-by-the-Sea


    (Part-Time; 2 positions available)
    First Review of Applications: 
    March 10, 2017
    Hourly Rate:

    Placement within the range DOQ.

    Do you love working with the public?
    Do you enjoy providing exceptional customer service?
    Are you available to work on Sundays and on-call?

    If you answered yes to the above questions, then the part-time Library Assistant position might be right for you. The City-of-Carmel-by-the-Sea is  extending its days of services at the Harrison Library, and we are looking for two (2) Library Assistants to provide general assistance to patrons and perform a variety of clerical duties, including: Check out books and library materials; update patron accounts; issue library cards; perform searches for books and materials; sort, load and unpack books; organize, shelf and file books, periodicals and other materials; receive, process and route library materials. Work Schedule: Sundays, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.; and two (2) hours during the week.

    Every year, over 100,000 people visit Carmel’s Public Library seeking everything from books and e-books, to history archives, adult and children’s programs, literacy services, job search help and much more.

    Creating a community of readers and learners.

    Providing patrons of all ages with resources, information, and programs.

    Ideal Candidate:

    The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, tactful and courteous, detail-oriented with strong customer service skills; able to communicate in a clear and concise manner, as well as effectively organize workload, and maintain accurate records.
    Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is  qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade and one year of work experience, preferably in a library setting.
    Must possess the mobility to work in a library setting, which includes the ability to stand, squat, stoop, stretch, lift, carry, shelve and retrieve books and materials (generally not exceeding 30 lbs.) from shelves and storage locations.

    See the full posting at https://www.calopps.org/ViewAgencyJob.cfm?ID=29999.
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