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Part-Time Entry Level Librarian / Trainee - Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library

June 11, 2019 9:15 AM | Erin Hunter (Administrator)

Part-Time Entry Level Librarian / Trainee Position Available

The Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, flexible, friendly and creative librarian to join our Adult Services team.  

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Provide reference, research and reader’s advisory service at a busy adult services desk.

  • Assist patrons in the use of public computers, computer management/printing system, document scanner and copy machine.

  • Utilize the Sierra ILS for holds management and program registration.  

  • Instruct patrons in the use of mobile devices, including iPads, Kindles, Nooks and Android based systems in conjunction with digital services.

  • Share responsibility for collection development, programming and outreach services.

  • Assist with updating the Library’s website and social media accounts.

Qualifications and Skills

  • MLS from an ALA accredited library school or completion of a minimum of twelve credits towards the degree.

  • The ability to work a flexible schedule is required.  Shifts will include days, nights and weekends totaling approximately 17.5 hours per week.

  • Proficiency in the use of all user-based technologies such as email, social media, mobile devices, Google Apps, and Microsoft Office.

  • Understanding of proactive customer service.

  • Desire to work in a diverse community.

  • Ability to work effectively with all age groups.

  • Ability to work independently as well as successfully on a team.

  • Proficiency/Fluency in Spanish preferred.

  • Experience with WordPress preferred.

  • Experience in a public library preferred.

To apply:

Email a resume, a brief cover letter and the contact information for 3 business references to:  Andrew Story

Head of Adult Services

astory@bsbwlibrary.org
(631) 665-4350

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

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