Job Openings

Evening Supervisor – Circulation, Part-time

Date Posted:
June 2, 2021
Description:

Position Title: Evening Supervisor – Circulation, Part-time
State Certification Requirement: n/a
Supervisor: Library Director

POSITION PURPOSE
To create a warm, friendly and inviting environment for all that enter the library. Anticipate patrons’ needs and assist them with their circulation and reference questions.

POSITION ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Assist patrons with technology and reference questions
- Assists with training of Pages
- Supervises Pages and assists them with tasks
- Scheduling Pages
- Conduct monthly Page meetings
- Overseeing the opening/closing of the library
- Attends pertinent meetings and training workshops
- General circulation desk duties as needed
- Works evening and weekend hours as scheduled

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the following education and/or experience:
- High school diploma or GED
- Associates or Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required
- Customer service and technology experience is required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required to perform each duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Customer Service – Provides prompt, attentive, and friendly customer service in-person and by phone; represents the organization well; maintains personal accountability and ownership for providing excellent customer service; seeks and responds to feedback from patrons to improve service; meets commitments; shows willingness to go out of their way to help patrons.
• Teamwork – Cooperates and works together with all co-workers; plans and completes job duties with minimal supervisory direction, including good decision making; collaborates with and supports coworkers by helping out where needed; creates and maintains positive relationships with coworkers; asks for and listens to coworker feedback and incorporates feedback into revised processes; completes work on time and with proper quality; supports cross-training and shares learning with others; understands we are all stewards of the taxpayers.
• Communication and Media – Communicates ideas and thoughts clearly, accurately, and respectfully; listens to others and seeks to understand others’ perspectives; has knowledge of communication techniques and methods, including alternative ways to inform and educate using electronic media, including, but not limited to: email, Internet, and social media sites. Demonstrates proficient use of the English language.
• Adaptability – Willingness to take on new challenges and responsibilities; open to change and variety within the workplace; works hard to implement successful change in areas of responsibility; recommends and implements changes to improve processes and customer service.
• Image – Portrays a positive image of Library; is a strong public ambassador and promotes Library programs and services during customer interactions. Promotes Library mission and complies with Library policies.
• Technical – Proficiency in using computers and related software

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• The employee frequently is required to:
o Stand, walk, and sit
o Use hands and fingers to handle books, paper, and technology o Speak and listen to others o See and read o Reach with hands and arms o Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
• The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
• The employee must frequently push, pull, and maneuver full book carts.

**Employees are expected to perform other related duties as assigned which are necessary for the efficient operation of the library that may not be in this summary.