Friday, July 11, 2014

Circulation Assistant - Killingworth Library Association

Circulation Assistant - Killingworth Library Association. We are seeking an organized, outgoing person with excellent customer service skills, who can perform a variety of clerical tasks at our circulation desk. Duties include circulating, renewing and reserving material using the automated circulation system (VERSO); registering new patrons; managing and updating patron records including fines and monthly overdue notices; handling reference questions; answering and routing phone calls; emptying the book drop; shelving materials; providing information about library policies, programs, and services; assisting with opening and closing procedures; and other tasks as requested by the staff. Applicants must enjoy working with the public, and possess a high school diploma with two years of public library experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Computer literacy with Windows is essential. Experience with a library circulation system is highly desirable. Hours: Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 4:30pm-8:00pm and every Saturday, 10:00am-4:30pm (13.5 hours per week). Hourly rate of $14.25. Please submit your resume and a cover letter reflecting your particular strengths for filling the requirements of this position to: Killingworth Library Association, attention: Tammy Eustis, Head Librarian, P.O. Box 725, Killingworth, CT 06419, or by email: Deadline for submissions: July 25, 2014.