Library Assistant

Town of Branford
Jan 23, 2018
Feb 10, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Assist library patrons at the Circulation desk, answer telephone and assist with processing of library materials. Performs a variety of clerical and manual work in circulating and processing library materials and provide reader's advisory and computer assistance to library patrons. May be asked to assist with library programs for all ages.

Minimum Required Qualification:

Candidate must possess excellent customer service and computer skills. Must be courteous and attentive to details. Ideal candidate is an avid reader with a sense of humor and organization. Experience with Sierra system a plus. Experience with children's programming and social media is preferred.

High School diploma or GED required with associate or bachelor's degree preferred.

Selection Guidelines:

100% Training and Experience Assessment

The Town of Branford reserves the right to limit the number of qualified candidates who will be considered for the position.

The files of all qualified candidates will be maintained for a minimum of six months from the announcement date, and the qualified candidates will be considered for the same or similar positions which may become available during this timeframe.

All candidates must successfully pass a post-offer medical examination, which includes a substance abuse test given at the Town's expense.

The Town of Branford conducts background investigations for all positions prior to hiring. Refusal to sign the release form will terminate the candidate from further consideration. SDL2017