Part-Time Circulation Page
Job posted to this site on August 24th at 8:21am
The Library is seeking a Part-Time Circulation Page. The position reports to the Assistant Head Librarian and assists the Circulation Department by preparing, retrieving and re-shelving books, and aiding Library users as needed.
The successful candidate will have:
Excellent communication skills
A commitment to providing superior service
The ability to handle multiple tasks in a busy environment
The ability to accurately sort alphanumerically
Sort material by call number prior to shelving.
Shelve materials in correct location.
Prepare books, periodicals, and newspapers for circulation
Provide tours for prospective members
Assist patrons as needed
Perform other duties as needed
Lifting: Occasional lifting up to 30 lbs.
Environmental: Indoor environment, working closely with others and also independently. Occasional exposure to dust and mold.
This is a part-time position that may include evening and weekend hours and up to a maximum of 28 hours per week. The New York Society Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Potential candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and the names of two (2) references with contact information to Meg Donabedian, Assistant Head Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org with “PT Circ Page” in the subject line to be considered. Visit our website at www.nysoclib.org for more information.
ABOUT THE LIBRARY: The New York Society Library is a historic membership library founded in 1754. The Library today is open to all for reading, reference, and selected events, with circulation and other services by subscription. The beautiful landmarked building dates from 1917 and includes reading rooms, spaces for study, book stacks, and the Assunta, Ignazio, Ada and Romano Peluso Exhibition Gallery. The Library has approximately 300,000 volumes and hosts a variety of special events, reading groups, and workshops, as well as the New York City Book Awards.
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