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Weekend Librarian (PT) - Athens-Clarke County Library

Posted by: Joy Ovington

Posted date: 2017-Sep-26

Location: Athens Regional Library System

The Athens-Clarke County Library is hiring individuals committed to offering the best library service to our community, individuals who don't settle for the ways it's been done, but instead look for ways to excel and improve. We seek enthusiastic, innovative and flexible individuals who proactively search for opportunities to make public library services relevant to all members of the community. The Athens Regional Library system has an immediate opening at the Athens-Clarke County Library for a part-time weekend librarian to work two weekends each month. This is an ideal job for someone just starting in the library profession or for a retired librarian who wants to remain active in the field. The successful candidate will be a knowledgeable and enthusiastic team player with a strong commitment to public service. This position reports to the Assistant Director for Public Services. ~ The Athens-Clarke County Library is located in beautiful Athens, GA, a vibrant and notable community, and the perfect place for personal and professional growth. We have a newly renovated facility, progressive technology and a dedicated staff.

Up to 24 hours (two weekends) per month; Saturdays 9-6, Sundays 2-6

IMPORTANT: See website link for job description details on Purpose & Scope of Job, Essential Duties and Responsibilities, Supervisory Responsibilities, and Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities.

Athens Regional Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Library is a drug-free workplace and requires a pre-employment drug test and e-verification of employment eligibility.
Job Title Weekend Librarian (PT) - Athens-Clarke County Library
Start Date Open Until Filled
Library/Institution Name Athens Regional Library System
Salary $11-$13/hour, D.O.Q.
Certification Required? Yes
City Athens
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Part-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications This position requires an MLS from an ALA-accredited university or current enrollment in an ALA-accredited MLS program with knowledge, skills, and abilities for the position; or a bachelor's degree and two years' public library experience, or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for the position.

Previous public library reference experience and bi-lingual ability (English-Spanish) is preferred but not required.

Physical Requirements: Must be physically able to operate a variety of equipment including computer, telephone, photocopy machine, & audio/visual equipment. Must be able move or carry objects or materials. Must be able to exert up to 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, &/or up to 10 to 25 pounds force frequently. Physical demand requirements are at levels of those of Medium work.
Application Instructions Please submit cover letter describing qualifications, resume and online application, including 3 references as soon as possible (online at ployment/weekendlibrarian ). Open Until Filled! Tell us why you want to be a part of our team!
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Special Notes Up to 24 hours (two weekends) per month; Saturdays 9-6, Sundays 2-6

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