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Job Summary

Under direct or general supervision, performs manual and clerical duties in the library, according to defined procedures; shelves and retrieves library materials; and performs related work as required.  Actively upholds the Library’s stated mission, vision and values.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Shelves and files all library materials using appropriate filing system.
  • Collects, discharges, sorts and files any materials used in the library.
  • Keeps library in good order.
  • Processes patron holds.
  • Performs materials maintenance functions.
  • Maintains materials displays.
  • Repairs library materials.
  • Performs library opening and closing procedures.
  • Assists with setting up and taking down library programs and activities.
  • Organizes and maintains Circulation Services Workroom

Minimum Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • One or more years of relevant library experience is preferred.
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential duties.
  • Ability to communicate in Spanish, both verbally and in writing, preferred.

Required Knowledge of:

  • Practices of public libraries, including basic library principles, procedures, and philosophy of service.
  • Alphabetical and decimal numeric filing systems.

Required Skills in:

  • Accuracy and thoroughness with filing, materials placement and following procedural steps.
  • Keeping current on established library policies and procedures and applying them fairly.
  • Providing customer service to the public in a quick, friendly and efficient manner.
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with coworkers and other individuals in contact with during the course of work.
  • Ability to accept delegation and work under general direction with or without close supervision.
  • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing and possessing strong active listening skills

Physical Demands/Work Environment

  • Schedule to include evenings and weekends.
  • Must be able to bend, move and lift objects up to 35 pounds.

 

Teton County Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer