Employment Opportunities

The Garden City Public Library seeks enthusiastic candidates for the position of CIRCULATION CLERK – PART TIME and LIBRARY AIDE – PART TIME.  Apply at the Human Resources Department in City Hall (6000 Middlebelt Rd, Garden City, MI 48135).

Circulation Clerk

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Duties

Circulation Clerk is responsible for issuing and updating library cards; checking materials in and out; assisting patrons with computers, catalog, fax, and copy machine; handling Library money; preparing materials for circulation; maintaining orderly shelves; sorting and shelving items; pull requested books and maintain Hold shelves; and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Essential: Must have completed at least a 9th grade education; effective oral and written communication skill; intermediate or higher skill level with computers and the Internet.

Physical: Able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 20 pounds; able to visually review materials and discern voice and audible tones.  The type of physical demands of this job include: stooping, kneeling, crouching, and reaching overhead and horizontally.

Desired: One or more years of library experience.

Pay Rate

Minimum wage

Library Aide

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Duties

Library Aide is responsible for answering general reference and reader’s advisory questions; supervising circulation Clerks; assisting patrons with computers, catalog, fax, and copy machine; handling Library money; issuing library cards; cataloging materials; assisting Librarians in planning, promoting, and presenting Library programs and in creating and maintaining displays; managing our social media sites, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Essential: Completion of a four-year college degree from an accredited college or university; effective oral and written communication skill; intermediate or higher skill level with computers and the Internet.

Physical: Able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 20 pounds; able to visually review materials and discern voice and audible tones.  The type of physical demands of this job include: stooping, kneeling, crouching, and reaching overhead and horizontally.

Desired: Experience working with youth and teens.  One or more years of library experience.  Knowledge of the CARL automation system, MeLCat, OverDrive, and Hoopla.

Pay Rate

$13.00/hour

To Apply

Submit an application to the Human Resources Department in City Hall
6000 Middlebelt Rd
Garden City, MI 48135

The Garden City Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

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