South Branch Full Time Patron Assistant

South Branch Patron Assistant position available. This position is responsible for providing basic information services: ready reference, reader’s advisory and information and referral.  This position includes staffing the public service desk, library instruction, compiling/assembling patron aids, developing bibliographic aids, and maintaining files, circulation/registration functions, planning/presenting teen/adult programs, outreach activities, collection development, and provide computer/office equipment troubleshooting. Help with planning and presenting youth programs, assisting with collection development. There is extensive contact with the public within the Library and Community Connections Center.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to access, input and retrieve data from the computer required. Bachelor’s Degree required. Ability to speak conversational Spanish required. Proficiency in other languages a plus. $31,902 annual pay.

South Branch is located at the intersection of Algonquin and Busse Roads, Crystal Court shopping center.

Monday   11 am – 7:30 pm
Tuesday   11 am – 7:30 pm
2 Wednesdays a month   11 am – 7:30 pm
2 Wednesdays a month   9 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday   9 am – 5:00 pm
2 Fridays a month   11 am – 7:30 pm
1 Fridays a month   9 am – 5:00 pm
2nd Friday before second Saturday of the month   9 am – 3 pm
1 Saturday every other month   9 am – 3 pm

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