Lee County Southwest Florida
Overall Job ObjectiveJob Title:LIBRARY ASSISTANTClosing Date/Time:Fri. 01/12/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time Salary:$15.40 - $25.21 HourlyJob Type:Full-TimeLocation:15290 Bass Road, Fort Myers, Florida This is highly technical library work assisting in routine library operations and providing high quality customer service. Duties and Responsibilities:Perform the computerized, manual, and clerical duties necessary to the operations of the library.Customer service and circulation of library material using automated systems, issuing new library cards, checking-in and checking-out library materials, assisting patrons with self check-out, updating the patron database, preparing circulation reports and assisting patrons with locating library materials.Arranging books in their proper order on carts and alphabetizing and numerically shelving materials in their proper location.Use of complex interpersonal skills acting within the library team to assist the public in utilizing library services.Ability to operate a variety of equipment such as, cash registers, computers, TTY, photocopiers, self-check machines, assistive devices, and automation equipment. Requirements:Requires any combination of education and/or experience equivalent to graduation from high school or GED and six (6) months experience in a library or related field, such as education and/or customer service.Must be able to pass a criminal background check. Supplemental Information:Some library experience is preferred.A strong customer service background is preferred.Possession of a valid driver's license is preferred. An acceptable driving record is required.Prefer two years of education beyond high school and one year of related experience.Ability to relate positively to a diverse population, including children, teens, and speakers of languages other than English.Ability to bend, stretch, sit and stand for long periods of time.Ability to lift and carry objects up to 35 lbs.Ability to operate a variety of equipment such as cash registers, computers, photocopiers, self-check machines, assistive devices and automation equipment. The County may require employees to make either a temporary, or long-term, permanent transfer to another library location to accommodate the organization's business needs.This position requires 80 Hours Bi-Weekly; hours and days will vary to include evenings, Saturdays and some Sundays.DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this classification. All positions are subject to a criminal background check. A conviction in and of itself may not necessarily preclude employment.
Lee County Southwest Florida