The Mamakating Library is looking for a permanent part-time clerk to join our team. The position is for sixteen hours per week: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Mondays, 4:00 7:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and every other Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or as arranged to suit the individual and the organization. The starting rate is $14.00 per hour. This job requires strong customer service skills, attention to detail, ability to work independently, good interpersonal skills, and computer competence.
The library clerk performs the following functions:
All circulation duties: included but not limited to checking items in and out, placing holds, collecting fines, shelving, and shelf maintenance. Provides information to the public on library policies and procedures. Performs routine searches and updates of computer records. Calls and emails patrons to deliver messages and respond to queries. Provides reference and readers advisory when needed. Performs other duties as assigned by the library director Helps to maintain a friendly, welcoming environment
Qualifications: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma
Civil Service: This is a competitive class position and is subject to a civil service exam. Please register for the entrance level clerical position exam at https://sullivan-portal.mycivilservice.com/cr.
Position: Part-Time: 16 hours per week; biweekly pay period
Benefits: Opportunity to participate in New York State and Local Retirement System and Paid Family Leave; one day of sick leave annually; disability insurance
Location: The Mamakating Library is located at 128 Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro, NY.
Instructions to Applicants Interested individuals should contact Peggy Johansen at email@example.com. Please send a letter of interest and résumé. The application period is open until the position is filled.