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FIRST REGIONAL LIBRARY JOB VACANCY NOTICE
Sam R. Lapidus Memorial Library
Job Title: Shelver/Page (Nonexempt)
Hours: 6 hours per week at $7.25 per hour. Paid monthly.
Summary: Under the direction of the Librarian, is responsible for the organization
and accurate arrangement of library materials in the Library, which includes shelving,
retrieving, shifting, shelf reading, weeding or discarding as directed.
Other Functions: Performs additional functions as assigned: may assist in executing
the Library’s opening and closing procedures; may assist with Library program
preparations and other short term projects as assigned. May work at the front desk
periodically using the Library’s computerized circulation system to check out and check
out library materials, issue library cards, answer the telephone, etc.
Typical Working Conditions: Works in temperature controlled public building; but
may also work outside for short periods. Position requires full range of motion for
repetitive actions which included standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling, bending and
stretching. Will work a flexible schedule. Must be able to work some Saturdays.
Minimum Qualifications: 14 years or older and the completion of the ninth grade.
Experience with similar activities preferred. Must have the ability to follow oral
and written instructions in American English, and perform routine, repetitive tasks
accurately. Physically able to load, move, and unload mobile book trucks that weigh
between 75 and 125 pounds. Able to do stretching, bending, and lifting associated with
shelving materials on the upper and lower parts of book ranges repetitively. .
REPORTS TO BRANCH MANAGER
All new hires contingent upon a background check.
Will accept applications until the position is filled.
Applications available at Front Desk of Library or online.
For more information about this opening,
contact Alice Pierotti
Phone: ((662) 382-7479
FIRST REGIONAL LIBRARY
JOB VACANCY NOTICE
Location: Sam Lapidus Memorial Library, Crenshaw, MS
Library Assistant – 16 hours per week, including some rotational
Saturday work. This is a public services position that requires excellent
communication skills. The library serves people of all ages. We cooperate
closely with local childcare centers and schools so many interactions are
Requirements - High School Graduate (diploma) or earned GED
(certificate) minimum. Some college preferred. Successful customer
experience preferred. Experience in working with youth preferred.
Knowledge of books and current events helpful.
Salary and Benefits - $10.00 per hour, paid monthly.
Job Duties –Checking out and receiving library materials using the
Library’s computerized circulation system; locating books and other
materials for patrons of all ages; registering patrons for library cards,
assisting patrons of all ages in using the library’s public computers and
all electronic resources, help answering questions using the Internet,
MAGNOLIA online databases and/or other sources; making minor repairs
to books and other library materials; locating and routing library materials
as requested by other branches; sorting and shelving books as needed; may
occasionally assist with youth programs; other duties as assigned.
Applications available online at www.firstregional.org or in the branch.
For more information about this opening contact:
Alice Pierotti at 662- 382-7479 or email@example.com
Date: January 5, 2015