ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 111193 - P
JOB TITLE: Assistant Branch Librarian
Maud Marks Branch
HOURS: 40 Hours per Week
Includes Nights & Saturdays As Needed
SALARY: $3,893.07 per Month
Based on 26 Pay Periods
EDUCATION: A Master's degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited school is required.
EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in a public library is preferred; supervisory experience in a public library is highly preferred.
JOB SKILLS: The successful candidate must be customer service oriented, possess good communications skills, enjoys working in fast-paced team environment and has the ability to work well with the public, and other library staff. Must possess the skill to supervise staff and organize work priorities.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists with the responsibilities of the Branch Librarian and performs any of these responsibilities in absence of the Branch Librarian. Implements and interprets library policies and procedures for library users and staff. Provides reference and reader's advisory services including online computer searching service where applicable; organizes and coordinates volunteer program. Works with Branch Librarian and other professional staff to select materials for the collection; assumes assigned collection development responsibilities; supervises the provision of interlibrary loan and reserve services. Plans adult programs, exhibits, and publicizes library events and materials; including preparation of news releases. Maintains an awareness of automated circulation system; maintains an awareness of professional trends, methods and ethics; attends professional conferences, activities, and staff meetings. Actively serves on each committee. Obtains a minimum of 20 training hours per calendar year; performs other work as needed.
EMPLOYMENT IS CONTINGENT UPON PASSING A BACKGROUND CHECK.
HARRIS COUNTY HAS AN EMPLOYMENT AT WILL POLICY.
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
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UPON RECEIVING A CONDITIONAL OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT, ALL APPLICANTS ARE SCREENED FOR THE PRESENCE OF ILLEGAL DRUGS.