Brief job description (essential functions of the job):
Includes library assistants working in the branch libraries whose duties involve the following: greeting and directing patrons, registration of borrowers, charging and discharging of books and other materials, maintaining the book and other materials collections, maintaining/troubleshooting equipment, typing/word processing and filing.
Under the direction of the Branch Librarian or ranking staff member, and in accordance with standard policies and practices, performs any or all of the following:
Education: High school graduate or GED
Experience: None required
Tact in dealing with people; good oral skills; good judgment and dependability; ability to work cooperatively with staff; demeanor appropriate to the workplace. Competency in the use of personal computers and Windows software sufficient to meet the tasks of the position. Good judgment, tact in dealing with people, dependability, good attendance and punctuality record.
Bilingual Skills (Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Vietnamese, Arabic) desirable.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/LA-3
Hours per week: 35