Under supervision, and within the framework of Library policies and practices, to participate in services to a diverse population characteristic to an urban setting and to perform professional work requiring application of professional knowledge of literature, bibliographic sources and services.
Branch Librarian or ranking staff member.
As assigned, professional and non-professional staff members.
Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
Under supervision performs the following:
A bachelor’s degree from a recognized college or university and a master’s degree in library science from an accredited library school. In exceptional instances, specialized education, training and/or experience may be substituted for part or all of the educational requirements.
Knowledge of popular literature including bibliographic tools and sources; knowledge of the techniques of programming for the general public; interest in community and library work; willingness and ability to develop strong interactive community relationships; willingness to assume responsibility and carry out assignments independently; good oral and written communication skills as well as the ability to search the Internet and other electronic databases; ability to work well with staff and public; initiative, dependability, good judgment, tact, courtesy.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: PSA/P-1
Hours per week: 35