Open Position - Library Circulation Assistant ($10.79/hour, 27 hours/week)

Description

The O'Fallon Public Library seeks a friendly, positive, enthusiastic, tech-savvy, customer-oriented individual to fill a part-time position in our busy Circulation Division. 

Essential Duties

  • Assisting library customers in person and by phone
  • Performing all duties associated with an automated circulation system
  • Processing library card applications and orienting patrons to library services
  • Assisting customers with book selections using the SHARE online catalog and other online resources
  • Helping with special events or other projects as assigned by the Public Services Staff  Manager, Assistant Director and/or Director

Requires

  • Two years of college-level classes and two years of customer service work preferred; high school diploma (or equivalent) and four years of customer service work or other combination of training and experience may be considered
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work while exceeding the needs of library patrons
  • Technology proficiency, ability to explain basic computer skills and online resources to patrons
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds, as well as sit, stand, reach, crouch, and perform repetitive tasks
  • Regular, predictable attendance; ability to work regularly scheduled shifts (days, evenings and weekends) and additional hours as needed

To learn more and to apply, visit the City's Job Opportunities page.