Bookmobile Assistant - Part Time

TITLE: Bookmobile Assistant (part-time)
GRADE: 3
FLSA: Non-Exempt
DATE: 1/1/2016

REPORTS TO: Bookmobile Manager

Job Summary: Supports Bookmobile, including regular stops and all public service activities, participates in collection development as assigned.

Essential Functions:
1. Performs circulation and public service tasks, including checking materials in and out, creating customer accounts, collecting fines, shelving materials, placing and filling customer holds, and explaining Library services and policies. Responsible for creating positive experiences for all visitors to the Bookmobile
2. As assigned, assists in collection development by selecting, ordering and weeding materials
3. Assists in supervising volunteers
4. Other duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Required- Excellent customer service and communication skills, computer skills, ability to be flexible and adapt to changing work requirements.

Highly desired - Ability to drive 36-foot bookmobile

Specialized knowledge, licenses, etc.: Driver’s License, reliable transportation
Desired - Valid Class B CDL Maryland Driver’s License, excellent driving record. A current copy of Maryland Driver’s License and DOT required.

Supervisory responsibility, if any: May supervise volunteers

Education and Experience:

1. High school diploma or equivalency
2. Basic Computer skills required

Physical and Environmental Conditions:
Position based on bookmobile. The work involves risks and discomforts that require special safety precautions. Requires ability to shelve, reach, bend, lift up to 30 lbs, push loaded book trucks and carts, load books onto and off the vehicle. Also requires tolerance for noise, variable weather conditions and limited rest room facilities.

The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Employment Application

Interested parties should attach a cover letter, a complete resume and at least three references in an email to personnel@wicomico.org. Application packets can be sent to Wicomico Public Library, Attention Personnel, 122 S Division St. Salisbury, MD 21801

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.