Job is Expired Library Associate

City of Fort Lupton / Fort Lupton

Job deadline Apply by March 22nd, 2019   Job salary $15.00 to $17.25 per hour   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

The following duties and responsibilities are not all inclusive.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Work to market the library by constantly straightening, shelving, maintaining face-out materials and informing patrons about programs, events and services available to them.
  • Participate in the design and maintenance to displays and bulletin boards.
  • Maintain the atmosphere that is conducive to learning and addresses issues that interfere with patron positive usage.
  • Work effectively with information resources and the circulation and cataloging systems.
  • Provide readers' advisory services to all age levels.
  • Work morning, evening and weekend hours of operation as needed.
  • Perform all daily library circulation operations and assist patrons with circulation services.
  • With the guidance of a Librarian, occasionally develop informative and entertaining programs and delivers programs to audiences in the library.
  • Assist with special library projects and outreach to the community.
  • Roves the library to interact with patrons, provide assistance, and maintain both collections and public areas.
  • Assist patrons in finding and using library resources, including reference materials, audiovisual equipment, computers, public access catalog, reference databases, and electronic resources.
  • Provide assistance to teachers and students by locating materials and supporting students as they complete special projects.
  • Maintains the collection which may include shelf reading, shifting, cleaning books and weeding on a weekly basis.
  • Process materials as needed and assist in the selection of materials in your assigned area.
  • Responsible for first level technology support for patrons.
  • Uphold the patron's rights embodied in the First Amendment of the constitution of the United States, the Colorado confidentiality Law and the Bill of Rights
  • Uphold copyright and anti-discrimination and bias-free laws and regulations.

 

This is a Part-Time Position. 
Hours are Monday-Friday 7:00 am- 11: 00 am
Plus one Saturday shift a month is required

SUMMARY:  Coordinate and maintain the day-to-day operations of a school and public library; to perform technical/clerical duties; assist users in locating the appropriate resources.  Additional duties may include planning and implementing patron programs or supporting other staff as needed.

 

Qualifications and Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
 
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to research reference questions and serve the informational needs of patrons.
  • Assist patrons with all aspects of circulation services.
  • Assist with special library projects and public relations activities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patrons to understand and fulfill their requests.
  • Exhibit strong organizational skills.
  • Possess strong library and reference skills.
  • Accept and fulfill assigned responsibilities and duties.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint and able to train patrons in basic usage.
  • Knowledge of online email accounts and able to teach patrons basic usage.
  • Exhibit enthusiasm and vitality for the assigned position.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with patrons, co-workers and supervisors.
  • Ability to follow library policies and procedures.
  • Ability to work with computer applications.
  • Ability to work with, maintain and troubleshoot problems with library equipment including computers, photocopiers, and audiovisual equipment.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal
  • Associates Degree Required

 

Required Education

  • Associate's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Associate's Degree

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - -
Professional 1 -
Library 1 -

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Preferred

Application Requirements

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton/jobs/2372740/library-associate?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

HR Contact Information

Amanda Rice 
303-857-6694

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Preferred

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $15.00 to $17.25 per hour

Hours per week

25.00

Evenings

None

Weekends

Some

Benefits

No Benefits

Date Posted

March 4th, 2019

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