Library Assistant - Support Services

Library Assistant – Support Services
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $11.09 - $16.74 per hour
Posted Date: 07/09/2019
The purpose of the class is to provide basic library services.  The class is responsible for assisting patrons with basic questions, general library services, charging and discharging library materials, issuing library cards, collecting fees and fines, assisting with library projects, and specialized functions including assistance in technical services processes and procedures.  The class works within a general outline of work to be performed; develops work methods and sequences under general supervision. Requires a high school diploma or GED.  Requires at least six (6) months of experience in a library or a similar position in customer service in a professional setting. Requires computer literacy. Performs semi-routine work solving occasional problems. The ability to perform addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, and calculate ratios, rates and percent’s; to read routine sentences, instructions, regulations, procedures, or work orders; to write routine sentences and complete routine job forms and incident reports, to speak routine sentences using proper grammar. Performs clerical and manual tasks prescribed by standard practices but which may require attention to detail, computation, the use of several procedures, and the use of independent judgment with obvious choices; requires normal attention for accurate results.  Must be able to work weekends and evenings.