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- Published on Friday, 24 October 2014 03:00
JOB CODE: 05
JOB STATUS: 01
PUBLIC SERVICES ASSISTANT
NORMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
225 N. WEBSTER
NORMAN, OK 73069
POSITION: Public Services Assistant/Children’s Department
BEGINNING SALARY: Grade 7, Base ($2,619/mo)
WORKING CONDITION: Full time position, 40 hrs/wk. Must be available to work a flexible schedule which includes evenings and weekends, in addition up to two weeks of “Mandatory New Hire Orientation & Training” located at the Administrative Offices in Norman.
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED: October 24 through November 5, 2014
Performs high-level customer service to Pioneer Library System and the Norman Public Library customers including children’s services, reference, reader’s advisory, children’s programming and outreach; performs other duties as assigned.
1. Education and/or experience:
a. Bachelor’s Degree from accredited college or university;
b. Three years relevant experience;
c. OR equivalent combination of technical training, experience or education.
d. Valid Oklahoma driver’s license.
2. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
a. Understands and performs basic functions and tasks of common software programs and email applications.
b. Uses and helps others use basic computer hardware.
c. Ability to gain thorough knowledge of Pioneer Library System policies and procedures;
d. Ability to gain thorough knowledge of library circulation practices and procedures, children’s books, child development and education techniques as well as reader’s advisory and reference services and functions.
e. Demonstrated ability in working with children and children’s programming.
f. Skills in working with public, public speaking and conducting effective story times and other library programs.
g. Working knowledge in the operation of computers and office machines, and standard office software products, electronic resources, internet and database retrieval.
h. Strong skills in written and spoken business communications.
i. Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
j. Ability to retrieve and replace items from floor level to at least 5 ½ feet in height.
Applications accepted through November 5, 2014. Résumé alone is not sufficient; completed application form is required. Completed application form should be mailed to Pioneer Library System, Attn: Human Resources Dept., 300 Norman Center Court, Norman, OK 73072. Application forms are available at www.pioneerlibrarysystem.org/jobapp.