Library Assistant – Circulation Services
Part-time, 20-23 hours per week
Waukesha Public Library seeks a highly motivated and technology savvy, public-service-oriented individual to provide exemplary customer service to our library patrons. We are looking for a dedicated employee with a welcoming personality to work at our busy Circulation Desk, greeting patrons, registering new card holders, checking in and out library materials, answering phones, collecting fines, and maintaining circulation records.
The position requires graduation from high school or GED equivalent, plus at least 2 years of library experience or any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the following knowledge, ability and skills: proficiency in the use office equipment, computers and software, including Polaris, Microsoft Word and Excel. Knowledge of library methods and principles. Ability to understand and follow directions, work independently, with minimal supervision, multitask and prioritize workload. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, coworkers and the public; excellent oral and written communication. A background in customer service is preferred.
Regular schedule includes weekdays, evenings, and weekend hours.
Apply by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 with letter of interest and application to:
John Klima, Interim Library Director
Waukesha Public Library
321 Wisconsin Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186