The Muskego Public Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time, Library Aide position. This position will work 20 hours per week. The work schedule is mainly weekday afternoons, with one evening per week and a Saturday rotation.
Purpose of Position: Under immediate supervision, performs routine circulation, clerical and other library work as required.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
- Assists library users at the circulation desk, such as checking materials in and out, registering patrons, collecting fines, etc.
- Arranges returned materials on book trucks and reshelves them in proper order.
- Shelfreads and straightens materials on the shelves or in the collection while shelving and in other assigned areas.
- Sorts and routes books, periodicals, and other library materials.
- Pulls materials for interlibrary requests and checks in deliveries of interlibrary loan materials.
- Does keyboarding and filing.
- Process, repairs, reconditions and withdraws library materials.
- Assists with library programs and displays as needed.
- Assists users in using self-check and photocopying equipment.
- Answers directional questions and refers patrons to appropriate personnel.
- Notifies patrons regarding circulation matters.
- Performs light housekeeping.
- Performs other related work.
For further details about the position, please click on the following link: Full Job Description
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent. No experience required. Knowledge and Abilities - Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from patrons. - Ability to follow detailed directions. - Ability to maintain confidentiality of library patron information. - Ability to maintain a regular work schedule. - Ability to operate library business machines properly, including keyboarding skills. - Ability to use computer software and manage computer technology. - Ability to perform moderately heavy physical work. - Ability to sort efficiently in alphabetic or numeric order and to develop a working understanding of library classification systems. - Ability to understand and perform assigned library procedures. - Good interpersonal skills and ability to maintain and foster cooperative and courteous working relationship with the public, peers and supervisors.