The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.
COMMUNITY BRANCH SERVICES LIBRARY ASSISTANT
WORCESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY
CITY OF WORCESTER
The Worcester Public Library is seeking a Community Branch Services Library Assistant (Librarian, Grade 2). The Library Assistant is a paraprofessional position, reporting to the Community Branch Services Supervisor and under the overall direction of the Community Services Coordinator. This position assists with planning and organizing activities; performs circulation and clerical/administrative work; assists patrons in the use of library services, facilities and equipment; and interprets library policies to patrons. This position is involved in all operations related to circulation of library materials while delivering an excellent customer service experience. The person in this position is the liaison with the Main Library Circulation Department and C/W MARS, and supervises operations in the Community Branch Services Supervisor’s absence. Work will include evenings, weekends and assignments in other departments and locations, including Mobile services vehicles.
Bilingual and multilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
SALARY RANGE: $19.26 - $23.10 hourly, full-time, with an excellent benefits package.
The Worcester Public Library makes every effort to support ALA’s “Core Competences of Librarianship” http://www.ala.org/educationcareers/careers/corecomp as approved and adopted as policy by the ALA Council, January 27th 2009 and, as an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, values diversity and aims to have its workforce reflect the community.
To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter on or before FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Preference is given to Worcester Residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall Human Resources, 508-799-1030, HR@Worcesterma.gov.