The Library Shelving Assistant, under the direction of the Library Clerks performs entry-level, professional work for the City of Saratoga Springs Library. The position requires attention to detail, good organization skills, and the ability to work positively with the general public.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED Library Clerks
SUPERVISION EXERCISED None
Projects a positive and pleasant attitude to the public and cooperates and maintains and effective relationship with other staff members as a part of a team
Shelves library materials in proper order
Does shelf reading to assure materials are in proper order
Locates requested items
Answers directional questions
Assists in other room activities as needed
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor
Note: This description lists the major duties and requirements of the job and is not allinclusive. Incumbent may be expected to perform job-related duties other than those contained in this document and may be required to have specific job-related knowledge and skills.
Minimum age requirement 14 years
Minimum 6 month commitment
An awareness of the purpose and function of the public library
Ability to learn routine library procedures
Give supervisor 24 hour notice if unable to meet volunteer commitment
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Successful candidates for the Library Shelving Assistant position have the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions in English at an 8th grade level.
Ability to push and pull library book trucks weighing 100-300 lbs.
Carry up to 15 lbs. of books across the library.
Stand for a long time in one area.
Bend and stretch to reach high and low shelves
Interested candidates should complete a City Application and submit it along with a resume to: City of Saratoga Springs Attention: Melissa Grygla 1307 N Commerce, Dr, Suite 200 Saratoga Springs, UT 84045 Volunteer Applications are available at: http://www.saratogaspringscity.com/library Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Literacy / Reading
- Library Sciences
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- 6 Months
- Once a week for at least two hours.