P/T Librarian I

Part-Time
Bronxville NY
Posted 1 week ago

Position open: Part-time Librarian I

Description: The Bronxville Library is seeking an energetic librarian for a part-time position.
Hours: Full-day Saturdays/Sundays* and some weekday/evening hours. (up to 17 hours)
Special Requirement: Possession of a New York State Public Librarians’ professional certificate.

Skills/Requirements:

• Ability to work effectively & comfortably at a public desk and with all ages.
• Ability to work accurately in a changing & varied environment, with frequent interruptions
• Assist patrons with public access to computers, printing, online databases, and search training.
• Ability to communicate effectively and work independently & productively
• Ensure all policies and procedures of the Bronxville Library are followed.
• Performs related duties as assigned by supervisor
• Possess knowledge and enthusiasm for current literature & trends.
• Possess ability to use a variety of technology, digital devices and e-resources.
• Ability to understand, practice & demonstrate the library’s service standards and equity, diversity,and inclusion values.
• Flexibility in scheduling as needed.
• Evergreen/WLS procedures a plus but training provided

Position summary:
Under the supervision of the Youth Services Manager, this employee is responsible for providing reference and readers’ advisory
services. Specific resonsibilities/functions will be asssigned by the YS Manager on the basis of experience, skills, specific needs
of department and number of hours worked. Must be available to work a minimum of 2 weekends per month

Minimum Training and Qualifications:

  • Masters of Library & Information Science from ALA accredited school
  • Must be able to meet the requirements for the Westchester Civil Service List.
  • Must submit to and successfully pass a criminal background investigation.

Salary: $28.00/hour.

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent sitting, some walking, bending, stooping, reaching, handling & fine manipulation skills
  • Lifting 35 lbs., pushing, pulling carts up to 75 lbs

(*Sunday shift pay rate is time and a half)
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to:
Gregory Wirszyla, Library Director
Bronxville Public Library
201 Pondfield Road
Bronxville, NY 10708
bronxvilledirector@wlsmail.org

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