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Employment Opportunity - Circulation Assistant (Part-time)
Employment Opportunity
Part-Time Circulation Assistant
June 19, 2017

Are you a welcoming and friendly customer-service~champion who loves serving the needs of library patrons~at a busy service desk? This may be the job for you! We~are seeking a part-time Circulation Assistant to assist~patrons with library transactions, greet customers and~provide administrative support at the check-out desk.~Essential functions including answering incoming calls, responding to public inquiries, providing basic~directional reference and readers advisory services,~assisting with interlibrary loan materials, handling~fines and fees, processing and mailing out overdue~notices and performing other clerical duties, as~assigned.

Hours: This position is 19-hours per week, including rotating Fridays and Saturdays
(2 – 3 Saturdays per month), one evening per week (Monday evenings) and daytime hours to be determined.  

Qualifications: Requires a high school diploma, with two or more years of~clerical, customer service or library experience. Two~years of college is preferred, or any equivalent~combination of education and experience. Must be~knowledgeable about general office procedures and~equipment. Requires basic computer skills and familiarity~
with MS Office suite. Outstanding customer service skills and a friendly, welcoming attitude are a must. In~addition to general knowledge of library operations and~functions, a knowledge of popular books and multimedia,~including eBooks and other electronic resources is~preferred.

Wage: $19.44 - $25.27/hour. This is a non-benefited position.

Closing date: ~Initial review of applications will begin on July 7, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled.  
A complete job description is located at www.northboroughlibrary.org/aboutemployment.asp. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume~and the names of 3 references to: Kate Whitman,~Northborough Free Library, 34 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532, or to kwhitman@town.northborough.ma.us. The Town of Northborough is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Northborough Town Hall  63 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532
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