Library Job Openings

Full Time Positions Available

There are currently no full-time positions available.

Part Time Positions Available

Circulation/Outreach Services Assistant

Hours/week: 15
Salary: Begins at $10.40 per hour
Description:

The Library is now accepting applications for the position of Circulation/Outreach Services Assistant.

This part-time position (approximately 15 hours per week) will require working a flexible schedule including mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends in the Circulation/Outreach Services Department at the Check-Out Desk.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Checking library materials in and out for patrons.
  • Collecting fines and fees.
  • Issuing and renewing library cards.
  • Maintaining patron database.
  • Answering telephone and transferring incoming calls to appropriate staff.
  • Notifying patrons of holds available for pickup.
  • Directing patrons to appropriate areas in library.
  • Distributing incoming mail.
  • Processing magazines and newspapers.
  • Printing and processing overdue notices.
  • Cooperating as a team member with the library staff in performing any duties essential to the achievement of effective library operations.
  • Outreach visits and events.

Contacts outside of immediate department:

  • Patrons, other departments, other libraries.

Physical demands:

  • Considerable bending, lifting, reaching, and carrying.
  • Extended periods of standing.
  • Some repetitive motion.

Education and experience required for entry into job:

  • High school diploma.
  • One to two years of customer service experience preferred.
  • Keyboarding skills required.
  • Ability to express self well in English, both orally and in writing.

Please ask for an application at the Check-Out Desk. The deadline for applications will be: Wednesday, December 10, 2014.


To get more information please contact:

Kandice Krettler
kkrettler@vppl.info