Jobs @ ZBPL

SHELVING ASSISTANT

The Zion-Benton Public Library District seeks an energetic self-starter who enjoys physically active work, finding patterns, putting order to chaos, tidying up, searching for hard to find items, and helping people.

The person in this position is a team player who:

  • Contributes to a welcoming environment for library users.
  • Sorts returned items by type and classification on sorting room shelves and on book trucks.
  • Determines priority for shelving according to established guidelines.
  • Re-shelves sorted materials to their proper places.
  • Looks for and retrieves items as requested.
  • Picks up stray items left on tables, stack-end carts, and ends of shelves and returns them to the sorting room before closing.
  • Shelf-reads as assigned.
  • Contributes to the appearance of the library by picking up scrap paper, pencils, etc.
  • Brings damaged items to the attention of circulation staff.
  • Responds to simple directional questions from patrons.
  • Shifts collections as directed.
  • May assist with delivery to Traveling Library patrons.
  • Uses existing and learns new and emerging technologies.
  • Attends and participates in staff, department, and other job-related meetings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English. Spanish language abilities preferred.
  • Alpha-numeric recognition skills.
  • Ability to use basic office equipment, including a computer, tablet, or similar device.
  • Well-developed oral communication skills.

This is a part time 8-12 hours/week, non-exempt position. Schedule requires day, evening, and/or weekend hours and may include off site work. Starts at $10.00 per hour depending on qualifications.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume by Friday, February 10th to Paula Pavelski at hr@zblibrary.org with Shelver in the subject line.

Click here for the full Shelving Assistant job description in PDF format.


Maintenance & Security Supervisor

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Full Time – Exempt
Hours to include days, evenings and weekends
Salary:  $47,500

Deadline to apply: January 27, 2017

Please email cover letter and resume to hr@zblibrary.org  Please include Maintenance and Security Supervisor in the subject line.