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Patron Services Associate (Substitute)

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library

main branch

We are a busy public library that is a community destination for people of all ages to enjoy and learn. The Children’s Library is a Family Place Library with a central focus on early literacy, while the teen and adult areas offer a range of resources including public computers, study rooms, and printing and scanning services. This position will spend the majority of their time on one of our busy reference desks.A rewarding position you will love:Make a positive impact on the lives of community members.Promote a positive public image to patrons and teammates through friendly and responsive interactions.Become a member of a closely knit and innovative team.Work in an environment that is driven by a philosophy of saying "yes" to new ideas.Scope of Work:Possesses basic knowledge concerning l ... Read More

Customer Experience Representative

Poudre River Public Library District

Multiple library locations

Job Title: Customer Experience RepresentativeReports To: Circulation SupervisorDepartment: LibraryLocation: Multiple Library LocationsFLSA Status: Non-ExemptHourly Rate: $13.46Benefits: Hourly Benefits SummarySummary: Provides support and assistance to the Circulation Supervisor and Assistant Circulation Supervisors (ACS).Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:Creates positive experiences for library patrons by effectively and efficiently performing job tasks; presents a positive image of the library in attitude, communications and appearance while performing duties in both the public and staff areas.Provides support and understands tasks associated with the circulation desk.Performs shelving duties such as loading and unloading carts, ordering, sorting and sh ... Read More

Facilities Associate

Grand County Library District

Central Services

Assists director in on-going maintenance of 6 library facilities and grounds. ... Read More

Benefitted Library Page - Conifer Library

Jefferson County Public Library

Conifer, CO

This position creates a positive experience for Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) patrons by shelving, transporting and retrieving materials. Ensures that library patrons are provided with materials in a timely manner. Spot checks books and materials for needed repairs and identifies worn or damaged items for withdrawal/replacement decisions. Answers patron questions about using library resources and locating library materials. Assists with questions and/or problems regarding the circulation of materials, charging and discharging materials. This position also determines the status of overdue materials and takes appropriate action. The page also shelves, processes materials, processes reports; sorts and handles library materials. Employee needs to have the ability to use basic workplac ... Read More

Early Literacy Librarian

Arapahoe Library District

Centennial, CO

Do you love libraries and have a passion for helping young children learn to love reading?The innovative Arapahoe Libraries has an exciting opening for an Early Literacy Librarian. If you have strong knowledge and a commitment to early childhood literacy, excellent communication and technology skills, and a track record of success working with young families, joining the highly collaborative Child & Family Library Services early literacy team may be the right step for you!Title: EARLY LITERACY LIBRARIANLocation: Koelbel Library, Child and Family Library Services DepartmentReports to: Supervisor, Early LiteracyFLSA Status: Full-time, 40 hours, ExemptPay Rate: $53,700 - $67,100Purpose: Serve as a district resource to provide library services and access to information. Function as an inte ... Read More

Branch Manager-Ferndale Library

Whatcom County Library System

Ferndale

The Whatcom County Library System is accepting applications for a Full-timeLibrary Branch Managerpositionfor the Ferndale Library. *This job opportunity does not represent a new position, but rather a replacement position at WCLS.* The Branch Manager directs all branch operations and assists patrons by providing reference and reader’s advisory services and community referrals.The essential functions of this position include overseeing public services, supervision of branch staff, community outreach, branch operations, branch administration and promoting WCLS core values among staff and the public. Requires the ability to speak and understand English. Average of forty (40) regular weekly hours.Salary starts at $63,438 annually. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 5 or more years ... Read More

Education & Engagement Manager

Wichita Public Library

Wichita KS

Distinguishing Features of WorkIf you are forward thinking, influential, and community-driven, and you value public service that makes a meaningful difference in the lives of customers and potential customers, you may be the ideal candidate for this position. The Wichita Public Library has an immediate opening for an energetic, service-minded division manager responsible for youth, teen, and adult community engagement and programs, in addition to the Children’s and Adult Programming Sections at the Advanced Learning Library. The Education and Engagement Division has a strong commitment to providing extraordinary customer service in a variety of ways. The Wichita Public Library serves 389,000 citizens through 7 branch locations. WPL is committed to advancing several multi-year initiatives ... Read More

Youth Services / Children's Librarian

George Hail Free Public Library

530 Main St., Warren, RI

George Hail Free Public LibraryPosition DescriptionTitle: Children and Youth Services LibrarianSummary: The Children’s Librarian is responsible for the planning and operation of all library services for children of all ages and young adults.Responsibilities:1. Planning and ManagementA. Plans, develops and recommends goals and objectives designed to fulfill the goals and objectives of the library, meets expectations of those served and maintains efficient and effective servicesB. Assesses and anticipates the needs and expectations of Children’s Room patrons. Plans and recommends procedures and programs consistent with these expectationsC. Encourages the expansion of children’s services and programs consistent with community needs and library resourcesD. Consistently manages the Childr ... Read More

Library Administrative Assistant

Regis Jesuit High School

Aurora, CO

The position of Library Administrative Assistant supports the Head Librarian in providing an outstanding library program to all students, teachers, and administrators.Essential Job Functions (Responsibilities)Assist in distribution of resourcesAbility to communicate in a positive manner with students and staffOrganizing and communicating daily announcementsWillingness to discipline students when necessaryBelief that the library is a vehicle for life-long learningKnowledge of, or willingness to learn, how to assist students and staff in locating information resources within the Regis libraries and public and academic librariesPossess the quality of self-motivation and demonstrate a desire to learn and grow with the library media programSupport the development and execution of RJ archivingAb ... Read More
Our ideal candidate has:Knowledge of library branch operationsKnowledge and practice with librarian valuesKnowledge of process improvement practicesSkill in leveraging both qualitative and quantitative data in discovering insights and decision making while leading with equity.Ability to collaborate and build relationships across different backgrounds and knowledge bases.Experience with creating an inclusive work environment that includes employee relations and engagement.Ability to navigate a middle manager roleSupervisory experience and demonstrated ability to give clear direction, guidance, constructive feedback, coaching, develop, involve, and mobilize people in shared efforts.Ability to actively listen to many different voices, communicate themes and issues with a bias towards solution ... Read More
About Our JobThe Denver Public Library (DPL) is a growing urban library system that serves the City & County of Denver. DPL sees more than 4 million visitors every year across its 27 locations, serves Denver’s most vulnerable communities through outreach and mobile services, hosts thousands of programs a year and manages a collection of more than 1.4 million physical and digital materials. We believe a strong library is vital for a strong community. DPL is committed to serving the evolving needs of Denverites through inspired programming, diverse collections, culturally-representative spaces and equitable policies & procedures.Part of the Neighborhood Services Division is comprised of 26 of DPL’s branch locations, the Cultural Inclusivity, Older Adult, Programming, and Youth Se ... Read More

Checkout & Reserves Coordinator & Inter-Library Loan Assistant

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, CO

Primary supervisor for the operations of Checkout & Reserves on Friday afternoons, Saturdays, and other times as needed. Staffs the Checkout & Reserves (C & R) Desk and/or supervises students staffing the desk. Closes the library on Friday afternoons. Opens and closes the library on Saturdays and others times as needed. Oversees the Checkout & Reserves Desk, which entails assisting patrons with dedication to a high degree of customer service, facilitating room reservations, supervising student workers, troubleshooting software and/or equipment problems, and managing the facility.Answers or refers inquiries, both in person and over the telephone, as appropriate. Watches out for patron safety by identifying emergency situations. Notifies authorities and patrons and/or clears ... Read More

Library Specialist, Circulation

Casper College Goodstein Foundation Library

Casper, WY

Summary:The position of the Library Specialist- Circulation Supervisor assumes direct responsibility for the organization and operation of the Circulation Department, which is the main service point for library patrons.Responsibilities:Under the direction of the Library Director, the Library Specialist- Circulation Specialist is responsible for the maintenance of the automated systems necessary for the accurate and efficient operation of the Circulation Department and serves as the main library patron contact during operation hours. Responsibilities also include the management and supervision of library work-study employees.Essential Duties:Circulation ManagementResponsible for the creation and maintenance of library patron accounts.Responsible for managing the overdue process and reportin ... Read More

Serials Specialist

University of Colorado Boulder Libraries

Norlin Library

Serials SpecialistRequisition Number: 39325Location: Boulder, ColoradoEmployment Type: University StaffSchedule: Full-TimePosting Close Date: 30-May-2022Date Posted:17-May-2022Job SummaryThe University Libraries encourage applications for a Serials Specialist! This position is primarily responsible for coordinating the acquisitions, processing, claiming, and renewals of single title electronic journals and print serials, including periodicals, standing orders, and microform. This role will also have primary responsibility around handling the renewals calendar for all continuing resources. This position also serves as a secondary receiver of print serials. This position will work closely with their section lead, co-workers, and partners like the Serials Receiver, and may supervise student e ... Read More

Reference Librarian - Part Time

Cranston Public Library

Cranston, RI

JOB SUMMARYUnder the supervision of the Coordinator of Adult Services, this position provides reference, technology help and readers' advisory services to the public at the Central Library including the delivery of information through a variety of digital formats.This is a 16 hour per week part time position with no benefits. Some nights and weekends required.SALARY$18.00 per hour; 16 hours per weekMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSMaster’s Degree in Library Science from an institution accredited by the American Library AssociationOne year of experience preferredAbility to travel to required locations in a timely mannerESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONSProvides exemplary customer service.Provides Reference and Readers’ Advisory Services for the public, including the delivery of information through a variety ... Read More

Librarian I (Part-Time)

Manchester City Library

Main Library

General Statement of DutiesProvides public library services at library locations; performs directly related work as required.Examples of Essential WorkDetermines patron needs and provides guidance, information, technological assistance, readers advisory and related library services;Maintains a knowledge of informational services within the library and provides research and reference services to patrons on a wide variety of subjects and educational levels;Explores all possible information sources for inquiring patrons, including all materials within the Library system of Manchester, contributing Libraries in the inter-library loan program and other related sources as necessary;Maintains a safe and secure library environment through monitoring patrons adherence to library procedures and guid ... Read More

Acquisitions Librarian

U.S. Government Accountability Office

Washington, D.C., Atlanta, GA, or Seattle, WA

Acquisitions Librarian ($87,791 - $139,534 annual salary) in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Georgia, or Seattle, WashingtonReady to join an elite team of librarians? The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), Center for Library Science (CLS) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Acquisitions Librarian. Candidates with acquisitions experience in government, academic, or special libraries are encouraged to apply.This position will serve as an Acquisitions Librarian providing support in the management, coordination, and acquisition of information sources and data used by mission teams and offices for engagements. This position serves as a Contracting Officer Representative (COR) and supports the Senior Acquisitions Librarian in making purchases of legal, business, news, financ ... Read More

Circulation Clerk

City of Louisville

Louisville Public Library

Under the supervision of the Circulation Services Manager, this role performs duties in the processing, organization, and circulation of library materials. Work is reviewed and evaluated by daily supervision, observation, and through conferences and review of findings.This role offers a combination of days, evenings, and weekend hours, requiring a minimum of 1 evening shift per week and 2 weekend shifts per month.All initial communication regarding your application will come via email usually from info@governmentjobs.com or the recruiter. Please check your email messages frequently and your junk mail during the application process.Examples of Duties:Checks materials in and out of the library.Prepares and edits patron library accounts.Prepares patron notices.Processes holds.Processes new ma ... Read More

Branch Manager

Waco-McLennan County Library

South Waco Library

Are you creative, energetic, and innovative? Do you believe in the mission of libraries and want to share that enthusiasm with the public? Then the Waco-McLennan County Library wants you to join its team. We are searching for someone who is passionate about providing excellent library services to the people of Waco and excited about new challenges.The Branch Manager works with the Library Director in furthering the library’s mission and accomplishing goals. The incumbent performs a variety of professional librarian duties including, but not limited to:ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Plan, organize, administer, and evaluate the operations activities of the branch, including facilities, equipment, and branch security issues.Oversee the preparation, administration, and expenditures of assigned branch b ... Read More

Librarian I/Youth Services #117000221

Cumberland County Public Library

Headquarters Branch

An employee in this position is responsible for providing advanced library services to customers at youth services desks by answering reference questions and assisting youth, parents, and caregivers with the selection of material and the use of library resources. Develops and presents programs for youth, birth through grade 12. Assists in youth collection development and system-wide initiatives.Maintains a dynamic and customer-service oriented youth department by assisting customers find information in a variety of formats, including in person, online or over the phone. Assists customers with digital needs, including computers, printing, and other items as needed. Creates engaging displays, brochures, and other materials to promote library services, resources, or programs. Staffs service p ... Read More

Public Services Assistant - Adult Services Part Time

Jefferson County Public Library

Standley Lake

The Public Services Assistant provides core library service through clerical support of services offered by JCPL. The Public Services Assistant is responsible for work that involves clerical duties such as utilizing computer terminals, answering telephones, typing, performing data entry and filing. Position must comply with laws governing patron privacy and confidentiality under CRS24-90-119, and the Code of Ethics of the American Library Association, as well as ADA governing public access to space and technology.CORE LIBRARY SERVICES: Communicates with customers and staff over the phone or via email using high-level customer service skills. Provides information on library programs and activities. Maintains paper and electronic files. Participates in ongoing improvements and tests to the l ... Read More

Summer Outreach Services Intern

Coventry Public Library

Coventry Public Library, Rhode

The Summer Outreach Services Intern will primarily assist the Book Mobile librarian in bringing library services into the community via our grant-funded Mobile Library Lab. The intern will help set up popup libraries at remote locations around town, help facilitate library programs, promote library services and provide exemplary customer service to all ages.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Assist librarians with setup of popup libraries including tables, books, book carts, displaysAssist outreach and teen librarians with recurring youth programming at remote locations such as summer campsAssist with the Mobile Library Lab by maintaining the collection and accompanying the librarians to Mobile Library stopsAssist with the unloading and loading of materials related to Mobile ... Read More

Training & Development Manager

Jefferson County Public Library

Lakewood, CO

The Division of People & Culture provides Human Resources (HR), training, organizational development and social work services to the Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL). The Training & Development Manager designs and implements JCPL’s staff training and organizational development programs. Plans, implements, conducts training and development programs. Evaluates organizational performance. Manages, implements and proposes the design of policies and procedures relating to organizational development. Facilitates implementation of appropriate change management initiatives associated with organizational transition activities. Position must comply with laws governing patron privacy and confidentiality under CRS24-90-119, and the Code of Ethics of the American Library Association, as ... Read More

Chief Executive Officer

Indianapolis Public Library (IN)

Indianapolis (IN)

TheIndianapolis Public Library (IndyPL)seeks a transformational leader to guide the organization on its journey to be the center of knowledge, community life, and innovation for everyone in Indianapolis and Marion County. The new Chief Executive Officer will be resolute in advancing racial equity in the library and community while embracing the institutional values of adaptability, communication, diversity, and inclusiveness. Governed by an appointed 7-member board, with a $48.9 million budget, 24 service locations, and 574 employees as of the end of 2021, IndyPL is positioned to meet the changing needs of its residents. IndyPL offers unique collections such as the Center for Black Literature and Culture, Chris Gonzalez Collection, the Digital Encyclopedia of Indianapolis, and an extensive ... Read More

P/T Reference Librarian

Coventry Public Library

Coventry Public Library, Rhode

Coventry Public Library is seeking a part-time Reference Librarian who is eager to work with the public and provide excellent customer service. Primary tasks include providing reference to patrons in-person, via telephone, chat and email; assisting and instructing patrons on the computer; keeping up with current library trends and services; and performing additional library related duties as required.Other duties include arranging displays and participating in collection development and maintenance.A Master's degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited library school is required. Must have a knowledge of principles and practices of professional library work; knowledge of current trends in reference services and library services for patrons of all ages; ability to interact effectively ... Read More

Children's Librarian

Sno-Isle Libraries

Marysville, WA, United States

Job SummarySno-Isle Libraries is seeking two full-time Librarians: one for the Lake Stevens Library and one for the Marysville Library. These Librarians will focus on system initiatives and committee work, information services, collection maintenance, program and service creation, system level support for smaller community libraries, and community engagement – making connections, developing relationships, and providing services, spaces, and resources that are representative of diverse cultures and perspectives, intentionally inclusive, and accessible to everyone while supporting community organizations and promoting the library.The selected individuals will represent the Lake Stevens or Marysville communities with a focus on outreach to a diverse population to support student success and ... Read More

Regional Library Manager

Memphis Public Libraries

Benjamin Hooks Central Library

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Works under the direction of the Deputy Director of Libraries to manage the overall administrative operations of assigned agencies (region). Leads regional efforts to promote the Library’s policies, goals, and objectives. Participates as part of Leadership and Regional Management teams to formulate and implement Library standard operating procedures, policy, goals, and strategic plans. Supervises agency managers to facilitate growth, development, performance, and productivity. Manages assigned agencies in terms of overall performance, service patterns, work output, and system efficiency. Administers and/or makes recommendation on regional personnel matters affecting subordinates to include; providing work direction, assignment of duties, interviewing, hiring, trai ... Read More

Librarian II - Youth Services

City of Rio Rancho

Rio Rancho

Position Summary Under the general direction of library management, the Librarian II performs a variety of professional library work such as: develops, maintains, and markets library collections and other materials; selecting/purchasing library. Provides professional library reference assistance; Designs, plans/coordinates, promotes, and present various library programs and services to meet the needs of library patrons. The Librarian II assists Supervisors in supervising lower level library staff and volunteers, planning, coordinating the operations and activities of an assigned branch or department, as needed. This position is accountable for the opening and closing of the library including maintaining and securing the building and grounds.A ... Read More

Department Head - Youth Services

Town of Waterford

Waterford Public Library

Department Head - Youth ServicesThe Department Head, Youth Services has overall responsibility for the management andadministration of collections, programs and services for children and teens and the training,supervision and evaluation of department staff. The Department Head is part of the library'smanagement team and in the absence of the Director may be in charge of the library.B. SUPERVISION RECEIVED:Is responsible to the Library Director.C. SUPERVISION EXERCISED:Supervises Department Assistant(s), Information/Reference Assistants and Technicians assignedto Youth Services. May supervise other staff in the absence of the Library Director.D. EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSIDUTIES**:• Trains and supervises and evaluates staff, plans departmental services and projects, andprovides budge ... Read More

Part-time Technical Assistant - Cataloger

Waterford Public Library

Waterford, CT

TOWN OF WATERFORDTechnical Assistant – Technical & Circulation ServicesWaterford Public LibraryA. PURPOSE OF POSITION:This position is responsible for cataloging and classifying all formats of library materials. The successful candidate will assist in the maintenance of the library’s integrated library system and other library technology and technical and circulation services functions, as well as provide support and back-up to department clerical staff. Technical proficiency and the ability to work independently are essential.B. SUPERVISION RECEIVED:Department head.C. SUPERVISION EXERCISED: No supervisory duties.D. EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES:· Catalogs and classifies all formats of library materials· Receives library shipments and leased materials· Assists in maintaining an u ... Read More