Library Assistant: Circulation (OW-11); Oconee County Library, Watkinsville, GA

Position

Library Assistant: Circulation (OW-11); Oconee County Library, Watkinsville, GA

Status

Part-time; hourly; non-exempt; without benefits

Hours

17 hours per week; requires some night and weekend hours

Salary

$8.00 per hour

Application Deadline

Open until Filled

Bilingual Skills (English-Spanish) are preferred, though not required.

Purpose and Scope

Athens Regional Library System is committed to our Vision:  Engaging Communities and Exceeding Expectations, which we achieve through the everyday practice of our organizational values. It is through our values we provide an atmosphere and work environment that is inclusive, supportive of our community, respectful, committed to excellence and welcoming.The System will hire an experienced, responsible, creative, and enthusiastic individual who embraces and thrives in an active, fast-paced, culturally diverse environment.

This part-time position works with other Library Assistants to provide front-line services, including materials circulation, to patrons in the library and performs other routine, supportive duties.  This position requires a positive customer service attitude, dependability, tact, knowledge of library policies and procedures, and the ability to work as part of a team.  The ability to start, finish, or pick up work projects at various points, without direct supervision, is vital.  This position reports directly to the Assistant Branch Manager.

Minimum Training and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent is required, with college degree or college experience preferred. At least one year experience working with the public is required, with library experience preferred. A combination of education, training, and experience that provides requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for the position may also be considered.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The following are normal, but not exclusive or all-inclusive, expectations for this job.  Other duties of a similar nature or level may be required as assigned and job assignments, including schedule and night and weekend hours, may change in the future.


Supervisory Responsibilities  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 Position Disclosure Statement

Athens Regional Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the library may provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages prospective employees to discuss potential necessary accommodations. The library is a drug-free workplace and may require drug testing according to established policy.  Hiring is contingent upon verification of identity; United States employment eligibility authorization through E-Verify will be required. Georgia is an open records state. Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the library unless the applicant is selected for an interview. 

Submit completed online ARLS job application at www.athenslibrary.org, including a resume and cover letter describing your qualifications for this position.