Updated October 7, 2015
Applications are available below.
FIRST REGIONAL LIBRARY
JOB VACANCY NOTICE
M. R. Davis Public Library
Library Assistant – 12 hours per week. This position is a weekend position, working 8 hours on Saturday 4 hours on Sunday. This is a public services position that requires excellent communication and customer service skills. The library serves people of all ages. We cooperate closely with local childcare centers and schools so many interactions are with youth.
Requirements - High School Graduate (diploma) or earned GED (certificate) minimum. Some college preferred. Successful customer experience preferred. Experience using computers and the internet preferred. Experience in working with youth helpful. 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.
All new hires contingent upon a background check.
Applications available online or in the library.
For more information about this opening,
contact: Caroline Barnett
Phone: 662-342-0102, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications accepted until 5 pm Monday, October 5, 2015
Date: September 21, 2015
FIRST REGIONAL LIBRARY
JOB VACANCY NOTICE
Location: Sam Lapidus Memorial Public Library
Job Title: Assistant Branch Manager (Nonexempt)
Hours: 16 hours per week. The Library’s hours of operation are 10 to 6 Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 11-2 Saturdays (effective October 1, 2015).
Salary: $13.00 per hour. Paid monthly.
Summary: Assists Branch Manager with:Managing branch personnel, including scheduling, hiring, training, task assignment, motivating, and evaluation; May be first line supervisor for a group of employees; Daily operations of the branch and other activities; Manages the branch in the absence of the Branch Manager; Keeps in touch with library developments by attending in-service workshops; May be responsible for youth or adult programming.
In Crenshaw, this position will be responsible for outreach to local schools and daycares.
Other duties as assigned.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 there are many interactions are with youth.
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
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred, some college helpful. Successful customer experience preferred. Experience using computers, the internet and social media. Experience in working with youth. Knowledge of books and current events. Sufficient vision, hearing or other powers of observation are essential to permit the employee to read, sort and shelve library materials and maintain patron and information records. Must be able to communicate both verbally and in writing in American English. Public speaking skills required.Will require some travel within First Regional Library system to various branches for meetings and training. Valid driver’s license required.
REPORTS TO BRANCH MANAGER
All new hires contingent on a background check. Position open until filled.
Applications available online or at Front Desk of the library.For more information about this opening, contact: Barbara Evans
Phone: 662-429-4439, email: email@example.com
Date: September 14, 2015