Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Library Aide I Circulation

Town of Canton The Town of Canton is seeking a pleasant, customer-service-oriented self-starter to join the staff of the Canton Public Library as a part-time Circulation Assistant.  Responsibilities of the position include: charging and discharging library materials; answering and routing phone calls; collecting fines and other payments; assisting patrons with copier, library catalog, etc.; answering basic information questions; and creating signs, flyers, and displays. Applicants must have excellent customer service and communication skills and be courteous, friendly and welcoming to patrons both in person and over the phone. Strong computer skills required.   Qualified applicants must possess a high school diploma and have experience working with the public.  Bachelor’s degree and previous library work experience preferred.  Experience with III’s Sierra ILS a plus.  The position is approximately 12-16 hours per week, with required evening shifts and Saturday shifts in rotation. $15.80/hour,  no benefits.  To apply, send a completed Town of Canton employment application and cover letter to:Robert Skinner, Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Canton, PO Box 168, 4 Market Street, Collinsville, CT 06022 Employment applications and a full job description are available at Canton Town Hall, at the Canton Public Library, and online at  Applications must be received by 12:00 noon on Friday, August 26, 2016.  EOE.