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Clark County Public Library / 370 South Burns Avenue / Winchester KY 40391 / (859) 744-5661

General Statement of Duties

Supervision Received

Circulation Manager, Head of Adult Services, and Director

Supervision Exercised

Any volunteers assigned by supervisors

Essential Duties

  • Providing customer service at a busy community library serving a population of 36,000 residents
  • Managing payments for lost items on library user accounts, computer prints, and faxes
  • Handling book and media requests both online and in-person at the circulation desk
  • Organizing new and newly-returned materials
  • Restocking shelves accurately throughout the day
  • Preparing new books to go out on shelves
  • Cleaning computer stations, equipment, books, and other items after patrons have finished using them
  • Reporting any damage to equipment or materials to Circulation Managers and Head of Technical Services

Knowledge, Skills and Ability

  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite and spreadsheet skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with customers and coworkers
  • Pleasant and professional phone manner
  • Outstanding work ethic, strong attention to detail, timeliness
  • Interest in recreational and informational media of all kinds, including books, music, local history, and film
  • Outstanding organizational and data entry skills
  • Ability to keyboard 50 WPM with accuracy
  • Ability to use number pad on keyboard with accuracy

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff and patrons
  • Ability to respond to visual prompts on computer terminals
  • Ability to climb stairs
  • Ability to retrieve books from top and bottom shelves
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable an individual with a disability to perform the essential functions.

Experience and Training

  • High school diploma / GED required
  • 2 or more years of customer service experience preferred
  • 1 or more years of college equivalent preferred

Pay & Benefits

Hours: 16 to 23 hours per week: some evenings, Saturdays & Sundays will be scheduled

Hourly pay: $9.75 to $11.75, commensurate with experience and training

Part-time Benefits: Paid vacation and sick leave, paid holiday leave



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