Monday, May 02, 2016

Library Assistant -

The West Hartford Library is looking for a Library Assistant to work 12 hours a week coordinating our interlibrary loan (ILL) requests and deliveries under the supervision of our Head of Circulation.  In this role, you will be required to work with ILL software to place and fill holds on behalf of our patrons and patrons around the world, communicate using email, telephone, and occasionally USPS services, maintain an accurate record of all transactions; provide statistics and reports to your supervisor on a monthly basis, and other duties as assigned necessary to complete the ILL process.  The qualified candidate will understand the role of ILL in a library, will be will be able to easily locate materials on our shelves, and will be able to quickly learn new software systems and programs on the computer.  In addition, we are looking for someone who is extremely organized, is a clear communicator, and is passionate about meeting our patron needs through excellent customer service.  Experience in ILL is preferred.  Salary: $21.50/hr. Sick leave is provided consistent with State of Connecticut Regulations, but there are no other benefits associated with this position.
Email completed Application, Cover Letter and Resume to: Ann Marie Salerno, Head of Circulation at  Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  Closing date:  May 23, 2016.

Assistant Children's Librarian

Town of Woodbury.  The Children’s Librarian is responsible to assist in planning and implementing services for children from birth to age 12 and to provide the public with circulation and information services. Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred.  Two (2) years of public library experience in children’s service department required.  Must have direct work experience with children within the past five (5) years. Must be willing to obtain additional training as needed. This is a 35 hour per week union position at a pay rate of $20.15 per hour.  A detailed job description and job application can be found at Interested applicants should submit resume and job application no later than 4:00 p.m. on May 18, 2016 to: Town of Woodbury Attn: Sarah Wirtes, 281 Main Street South, Woodbury, CT  06798 Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer