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Circulation Supervisor

Posted by: Union County Carnegie Library

Posted date: 2017-Oct-04

Location: Union County Carnegie Library

Serves as a representative of the library while at work and out in the community
Able to perform all of the duties of Library Clerks and Assistants when needed to keep the Library running smoothly
o Including but not limited to: helping patrons locate materials, placing and processing holds and ICLs checking in and out materials, handling financial transactions, and providing computer assistance to patrons
o Substitutes for absent library employees as required
Supervises Library Clerks and Library Assistants, including assisting with hiring, training, evaluating, and scheduling
Responsible for cash drawer and deposits
Assists in the selection and acquisition of materials
Oversee additional services, including but not limited to public notary and passport applications
Contributes to the current and future success of the library through planning and communication
Plans and conducts library programs, including programs for all ages, story times, group tours, and classes
Effectively communicates with patrons, learning their preferences and needs, in an effort to provide better service
Helps maintain public and staff areas of the Library
Communicates with immediate supervisor frequently, including suggestions and concerns
Attends workshops and conferences relating to primary job functions
Drives library vehicle as necessary
Other duties as needed or assigned by supervisor or Library Director
Serves as a point of contact and source of knowledge for Library Clerks and Library Assistants
Job Title Circulation Supervisor
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Union County Carnegie Library
Certification Required? No
City Union
State SC
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications Outgoing, welcoming, and enthusiastic
Easily comprehends written information especially instructions pertinent to duties; Follows instructions and all directions with care and commitment
Able to work effectively and enjoys interacting with people, including both the general public and other staff members of all ages and backgrounds
Exhibits flexibility and a willingness to work in a dynamic, busy, and changing environment
Strong attention to detail
Ability to lift and sufficient flexibility to shelve books and materials repeatedly on all shelves
Maintains an excellent public service attitude and is courteous
Creates a positive image of the library at all times
Ability to use technology easily and effectively
Associates Degree required; Bachelors Degree preferred
Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license
One year customer service work experience desirable
Two years supervisory experience preferred
Application Instructions Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and Library Employment Application to or to the Main Library at 300 E. South St., Union, SC 29379.
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