Shelver - Tulsa City-County Library


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Thu Sep 01, 2016 10:00 AM - Sat Dec 31, 2016 08:00 PM


Several library locations in Tulsa countyTulsa, OK 74105


Do you enjoy being on your feet? Do you have an eye for detail and organization? Become part of a dynamic team of staff and volunteers at one of our many locations as a Shelver! Flexible hours available.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Sort, shelve, or file books, magazines, newspapers and other media.

Qualifications, Special Skills Required, and Restrictions:

  • Ability to bend to floor level or reach a height of 75 inches
  • Ability to push a movable cart loaded to a maximum of 250 pounds
  • Ability to tolerate dust, mold, etc. as accumulated on books and materials
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Skills in operation of office machines and equipment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Will receiving training on Dewey Decimal System of shelving books
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to read a minimum print size equal to 10 point type
  • Must be 16 years or older
  • Criminal background checks are required of all volunteers over the age of 18


  • Organization
  • Library Sciences
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 3 hours per week
  • Ability to bend to floor level or reach height of 75 inches, ability to move cart loaded to 250 lbs

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