Adult Services Assistant
Oceanside Public Library
Purpose: To assist librarians with basic tasks, special projects, aiding patrons on computers, and answering general questions at the Adult Customer Service Desk. Qualifications: Ability to work well with the public and with minimal supervision. Knowledge and experience with basic computer functions and capable of explaining and instructing to beginning level users. Additional knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System and bi-lingual skills are a plus. Responsibilities: Answering basic questions and assisting patrons at public computers and at the Adult Customer Service Desk. Shelving books, shelf "reading," locating collection items, and in general, assisting the Adult Services Librarians with various tasks. Communicating with Spanish speaking patrons and handling Spanish language items when applicable.
About Oceanside Public Library
330 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054, US
Oceanside Public Library’s mission is to serve the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of our diverse community by facilitating literacy, lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, information equity and civic involvement in a welcoming, customer-focused environment.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.