Charles W. Gibson Public Library
105 E. Main St
Buckhannon, WV 26201
Library Aide – Charles W. Gibson Public Library
Interested applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Library Board 105 East Main Street Buckhannon, WV 26201. Applications will be accepted until August 13th.
Hours of Work:
Part time up to 18 hours-per-week, available to work some afternoons and Saturdays.
Performs a variety of library circulation and clerical tasks with a concentration on public contact.
High school graduate
Ability to follow written and oral instructions
Ability to learn Dewey Decimal system, circulation system software, and library circulation policies and procedures
Ability to create courteous, pleasant first impression of the library
Ability to establish good patron rapport
Flexibility to deal with multiple and extra unexpected tasks and patrons at the same time
Basic typing/computer skills
Able to regularly lift up to 25 lbs.
One year clerical, library, or educational experience (preferred)
Perform all circulation duties using computerized system
Check materials in/out, renew materials, place holds on materials, issue new and update existing patron records
Perform opening/closing procedures
Notify patrons about reserved materials
Answer phone calls as necessary
Perform basic reference work
Aid patrons with basic computer assistance
Assist patrons in locating library materials through online catalog, Overdrive (eBook catalog), or Inter-Library Loan
Shelve materials and check shelves for accuracy
Perform any duties as designated by library director in assigned work areas