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Library Assistant 1
Reports to:   
Circulation Dept. Head
Position Hours:
Tuesdays 5pm-8pm
Wednesdays 4pm-8pm
Thursdays 5pm-8pm

The Ideal Candidate:
Are you awesome? Are you energetic, inviting, friendly, and customer service driven? Do you take pride in your work? Are you a team player? Do you love people? Do you thrive in an environment of constant change and experiments to make the library a more enjoyable and effective place for the community? Do you have high expectations of yourself? Do you have a flexible schedule? Do you aspire to learn as much as you can? Do you love challenges? If you answered yes, this position was made for you!

The Work:
Library assistants are first and foremost representatives of the library. You will be working at the library’s circulation desk as a member of a team to provide excellent customer service. You will also be required to become a passport acceptance agent (training provided). Duties include but are not limited to: patron assistance at the circulation desk (checkout, discharging, renewal, patron registration, settling fines, etc); shelving; searching for materials in the catalog and on shelves; packing for interlibrary loan deliveries; and other duties as required. Light lifting and bending required. There is always something that needs to be done, so this is not a job for the inherently lazy.

Basic qualifications:
·       High School degree or pursuing a High School degree
·       US citizen
·       Comfortable with computers, the internet, basic MS Office, and mobile devices
·        Flexibility to cover shifts for sick and vacation times

Recommended (but not required) qualifications:
·       Experience working or volunteering in a library setting
·       Experience with Polaris ILS
·       Foreign language proficiency

Premium (absolute must have) qualifications:
·       Amicable personality and demeanor
·       Willingness to learn and try new things
·       See “Ideal Candidate” questionnaire above
Send a cover letter, resume and three references to Radwa Ali, Director, at Radwa.ali@roxburylibrary.org

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