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Library Page, Haverhill Public Library (Haverhill)

This is a part time position, an excellent opportunity for a student or retiree. Schedule can be relatively flexible.

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs all duties related to the organization and shelving of library materials including books, magazines, newspapers, videos and CDs.  Will assist in completing the pull list of requested items. Represents the library in a pleasant and helpful manner in all aspects of work.



SUPERVISION RECEIVED:

Works under the supervision of the Staff, primarily Department Heads.



SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

May provide some direction to volunteer shelving staff.



MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Shelves all books and materials in their proper order.

2. Maintains the shelves in a neat and orderly manner.

3. Retrieves, prepares, and displays newspapers in a timely manner for the patrons and the staff.

4. Shifts collections as needed.

6. Maintains the New Fiction and New Non-Fiction display areas.

7. Shelf read book stacks to preserve Dewey Decimal order. 

8. Provides daily straightening and monthly dusting of all collections.

9. Brings mail and deliveries to Technical Services.

10. Assists circulation staff in checking in the Book Drops.

11. Aids in finding books on daily pull list. 

12. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to bend and stoop; stand and walk on a frequent basis; lift and/or move objects weighing up to 50 pounds; must be able to effectively communicate with the public.



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1. High school diploma or high school student in good academic standing.

2. Knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System is preferred.



KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND DESIRABLE ABILITIES

1. Ability to express oneself clearly, concisely and pleasantly in the English language.

2. Ability to handle minute detail.

3. Ability to learn new skills quickly.

4. Ability to handle situations with tact, courtesy, initiative, resourcefulness, good judgment, and punctuality.

5. Ability to work independently in a multi-tasked environment.

Full/Part Time

Part Time

Education

NA

Salary

$16.00  / hour

Salary Notes

Maximum of 15 hour per week

Closing Date

How to Apply

Please send resume and letter of interest to: Sarah Moser, Director, smoser@haverhillpl.org

Posted

2021-08-31 |  Quick link to this job