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Main Library

60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326
330.643.9000

Outside Pick-Up Service Hours
Main Library (High Street Only):

  • Monday - Thursday: 11 am - 7 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Public Services Assistant II

Date: December 30, 2019
Location:
Main Library - Science & Technology Division
Hours: Part-Time (22.5 hours), including evening and weekend hours
Salary: Grade 7, $14.07/hour/Non-Exempt (new rate effective 1/9/2020)

Responsibilities:

Assists customers in the routine selection and location of library materials and in utilizing library technology; answers routine reference questions; performs opening and closing routines; performs a variety of clerical tasks and other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

An interest in and aptitude for library work; willingness to learn professional library techniques; good customer-relation skills, including experience with difficult and demanding customers; record-keeping ability; ability to perform simple typing/PC tasks with reasonable speed and accuracy; ability to handle delivery bags and push book carts loaded with materials with or without reasonable accommodation; customer service experience, high school diploma or equivalent, and completion of two years of college required; previous library work experience, an affinity for science and technology area subjects; and possession of a bachelor’s degree preferred.  

Application Deadline:

January 13, 2020

For consideration, applicants must either submit a resume or complete an Employment Application in the Human Resources Department at Main Library. Resumes should be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or should be mailed to:

Human Resources
Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 South High Street
Akron, OH 44326-0001

 

THE AKRON-SUMMIT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Job Listings Hotline: 330-643-9105