You are passionate about our products, from downloadable media to hard covers. You are not ashamed of your love for pop culture; from the newest Beyoncé release to James Patterson prepubs, you know what’s hot and whose holds lists fill up quick. You are the champion for intellectual freedom and our collection philosophy, ensuring that staff and customers understand what public libraries are all about – free access to all. You understand the importance of a popular-browsing collection that reflects our community and helps our customers transform their quality of life through education, civic engagement, the arts, and entertainment. This position will specialize in materials selection and maintenance for the adult print, audio, and digital collections.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
70% MATERIALS SELECTION AND MAINTENANCE
20% PATRON ASSISTANCE
10% STAFF MENTORING AND ASSISTANCE
Cedar Rapids is a vibrant city, encompassing unique attractions, exciting events, specialty shopping, a dynamic art scene, and a large variety of restaurant and nightlife options. Cedar Rapids offers a unique balance of big city amenities without all the typical hassles and headaches that come with a large city. This extra time afforded to our residents and visitors is why Cedar Rapids is known as “The City of Five Seasons.” This fifth season affords us time to enjoy all other seasons, and to enjoy life.
Cover letter, resume, and application through the City of Cedar Rapids' HR website.
Contact City of Cedar Rapids' HR department for information or questions
Ability to adhere to CRPLs Core Competencies:
Cedar Rapids Public Library job posting: http://www.crlibrary.org/about-us/jobs/
City of Cedar Rapids' HR: http://www.cedar-rapids.org/local_government/departments_g_-_v/human_resources/index.php