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Library Assistant

The City of Oceanside is accepting applications for the position of Library Assistant. There is currently one vacancy in Adult Services.
                                 This is a 25-hour per week, part-time benefited position.

Performs technical and public service paraprofessional duties in support of various sections within the Library, using the Library's integrated automated system and any other tools or resources needed; explains library policies and procedures; attends to any disruptions or disturbances in the library with confidence and using excellent communicative skill; performs a variety of paraprofessional duties; reviews work methods and recommends improvements; as assigned, plans, organizes, assigns, and provides lead supervision to a small group of library personnel and volunteers; may also: plan work schedules; conduct on-the-job training for new library personnel; assist in tasks related to the library materials collection; provide general and specialized library assistance to patrons in person or by other communications including phone, email or other electronic means; maintain current and accurate library catalog and circulation database records; assist the public in meeting their educational, informational, and recreational needs at the Library; assist customers with online and application access and ensure their technical needs are met; answer general reference and information questions and provide reader's advisory services to the public; participate in planning, preparing, and presenting programs, activities, and exhibits at library, community or outreach locations; monitor assigned collection of materials; evaluate materials; recommend withdrawals and additions to an assigned collection and perform these tasks on approval by professional staff; conduct library tours; assist in publicizing all aspects of library service, including via social media; conduct surveys, compile statistics, and write reports; and may be required to work at any Library location, including Mission Branch or Civic Center Library, mobile libraries or offsite/outreach locations as needed.
Position: Library Assistant
Organization: City of Oceanside
Location: Oceanside,  AL 
United States
Salary: 19.20-25.67
Posting Start Date: 10/1/2020
Date Posted: 10/1/2020
Requirements Experience: Two years of technical and clerical experience in a public library. Some experience in a direct customer service role is highly desirable.

Training:  Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Additional education such as formal postsecondary courses, a professional certificate or Associate degree in Library/Information Technology; Communications, Education or Human Services; or Digital, E-commerce, or Software-related studies; or related fields; is highly desirable.

Bilingual (English/Spanish) ability is highly desirable.

Applicants may submit an application on the City of Oceanside's website:
Position closes: Friday, October 23, 2020 - 4PM
Status: This listing expires on: 12/30/2020
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City of Oceanside

Oceanside,  AL 92054
United States
Alma Sanchez