City of Waltham Waltham Public Library in Waltham, Massachusetts
Library Assistant II-Circulation PT (2)
Waltham Public Library
City of Waltham
Job Responsibilities: Answering telephones, checking materials in and out, registering patrons, account maintenance, assisting patrons to locate materials and other general circulation desk duties as assigned. Full description available through the Human Resources Dept.
Qualifications: Associates Degree or 2 years of post-high school education, 6 months of computer experience, 1 year working with the public, or any equivalent combination. Strong interest in working with the general public, ability to perform under pressure, ability to work with library staff and a diverse general public in a tactful and courteous manner, good problem solving and computer skills. Superior customer service abilities. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Must pass a pre-employment physical with drug and alcohol screening, a Criminal Offenders Record Information (CORI), and a background check.
Preferred: Fluency in Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole or Portuguese preferred. Familiarity with III Sierra software preferred.
Rate of pay: $23.31 hr, pro-rated time off No health or retirement benefits
Hours: 19 hours per week Weekly schedule to include a morning and afternoon and a minimum of two evenings/week, plus a minimum of two Saturdays and one Sunday per month including July & August.
Deadline to apply: August 4, 2017
Qualified candidates should submit, preferably in one complete pdf:
a completed City of Waltham application
cover letter and resume
three written letters of professional reference to:Mary Gullotti
City of Waltham
Human Resources Department
119 School Street
Waltham, MA 02451