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Full Time Technical Services Clerk - Riverhead Public Library

June 17, 2022 10:47 AM | Eliscia Cirrone (Administrator)

Description of Position  

Responsibilities include performing a variety of clerical duties related to the acquisition,  receiving, and processing of library materials. This a full time senior clerk position that reports  to the Technical Services Coordinator. 


  • Order materials as assigned 
  • Enter and maintain accurate records within a cataloging software 
  • Receive and check in library materials ordered by other library staff members
  • Process library materials and prepare items for circulation 
  • Report & keep monthly statistics  
  • Maintain a log of backorders and invoices to assist bookkeeping 
  • Repair library materials as needed  
  • Assist with weeding projects using circulation reports 
  • Delete materials from the cataloging software when necessary 
  • Count cash drawer and other register operation procedures as needed
  • Communicate with vendors  
  • Cooperation with other library staff and departments  
  • Perform a variety of clerical tasks with speed and accuracy  


  • High school diploma or equivalent required, college degree preferred
  • A working knowledge of the library OPAC, functions within Sierra, and computer  applications for library services 
  • Detail orientated and organized 
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills  
  • Capable of physical activity, including bending/stooping, standing, walking, reaching and  carrying. Able to lift, push, pull or move products, supplies or equipment up to 50lbs 


  • Full time 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
  • NYS retirement system, Empire NYSHIP health insurance, earned vacation, personal &  sick time 
  • Starting salary $17.77 per hour effective July 1, 2022 

Please email kerrie.mcmullensmith@riverheadlibrary.org with your letter of interest and resume  by 5 pm Friday July 8, 2022.

Long Island Library Resources Council
627 N. Sunrise Service Road
Bellport NY, 11713
Phone: (631) 675-1570

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