Library Associate – Children’s Department

Website City of Waco

Library Associate – Children’s Department

 

City of Waco

 

Salary: $15.54 Hourly

 

Job Number: 2022-01195

 

Location: Waco, TX

 

Department: Library

 

Job Type: Full Time

 

Primary Duties

 

Some evenings and weekends required.

 

Library Associates are responsible for providing quality services to the public. They assist patrons in a friendly and a timely manner both in person and by telephone.

 

Essential Functions

 

Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

 

• Provide direct assistance to children and families regarding use of library materials, equipment, and services.

• Sorts and shelves library material in proper order in the Children’s Department.

• Shelf-reads and straightens materials on the shelves to maintain order.

• Assists patrons with locating material.

• Provide reference and readers’ advisory assistant to children and families.

• May take a lead role in Branch Manager’s absence.

• Assist Librarians in preparation of children’s programs, including creating crafts, artwork, etc.

• Responsible for opening and closing procedures of the children’s department as needed.

• Perform other duties as assigned.

• Required to work at multiple branches as needed.

 

Qualifications

 

Required:

 

• High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required.

• Customer Service experience required

• Must be able to pass a Library

 

Preferred:

 

• Public library experience strongly preferred

• Experience working with children preferred

• Some college experience preferred

• Must pass Library Skills test with a minimum of 80%

 

Physical Demands

 

Medium work:

 

• Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

• Must be able to push book carts up to 200 pounds.

 

EEO Statement

The City of Waco is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing fair and equal treatment of all applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.

 

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The City of Waco is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing fair and equal treatment of all applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.

 

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