Part-Time Library Assistant - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Medical Library
Posted on March 06, 2018
Part-time (approx 15 hrs/wk)
Primarily supports Document Delivery Services (DDS), performing a variety of tasks depending on client request volume and priorities. Tasks may include electronic request processing, scanning documents, and re-shelving materials.
Acts as a User Services team member, providing consultation services at the Information Kiosk of the MSK Library, answering in-person directional questions, as well as queries received by email or phone. Escalates research questions and in-depth searches to the Research Information staff. Records client interactions.
Shares desk shift coverage responsibilities with other staff, which may include opening or closing the library. Will sometimes be asked to cover the front desk independently as part of an evening shift.
Other duties as assigned in support of the library’s function.
Must have completed or be currently enrolled in an MLIS program from an ALA-accredited institution, have knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, the ability to work both independently and as part of a team, excellent oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, outgoing personality with a desire to provide excellent customer service, adaptable to a changing work environment and departmental priorities, and familiar with online searching.
No previous medical experience necessary.
Must be able to work Thursday and at least one other weekday until 7pm
Hourly rate is very competitive and based on relevant experience and qualifications.
New York, NY
Interested applicants should send their resume and a cover letter to the attention of Sylvie Larsen at [email protected] and include the following information:
Days, hours, and length of time you are available to work (between M-F, 8:00am-7:00pm)