Wednesday and Thursday evenings during the spring semester, 4pm - 8pm; and the option for on Saturday morning per month, 9am - 12pm
North Shore Community College seeks an enthusiastic and service-oriented Library Assistant reporting to the Coordinator of Library Services on the Danvers campus. The Library Assistant will work collaboratively with a team of staff in the public services area to ensure that our students, faculty, and staff have access to all the print and digital resources available to them through the NSCC library. The successful candidate must enjoy working with our diverse community of users.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides a welcoming and helpful first contact to students, faculty, and staff entering the library
Assists with circulation and reserves functions for the library
Offers assistance in directing those needing information to the proper staff person in the library or elsewhere on campus
Assists with collection maintenance projects
Runs daily request list and retrieves items to fill interlibrary loan requests
Assists in maintaining copiers, printers, and other library equipment
Shelves materials in the correct location upon being returned to the library
Assists with the collection and record keeping of funds collected in the library in accordance with college policy
Serves as a backup for other library staff in their absence
Assists with clerical functions including data entry, photocopying, and other tasks as assigned
Assists in the opening and/or closing of the Danvers campus library
Helps to maintain the library in good order
Performs other duties, as required
Salary: $15.23 per hour, non-benefited position. Wednesday and Thursday evenings during the spring semester, 4pm - 8pm; and the option for one Saturday morning per month, 9am - 12pm.
STARTING DATE: ASAP
Please submit resume and cover letter indicating how your experience matches the qualifications of the position.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Prior customer service experience.
Attention to detail and solid organizational skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to interact with people.
Reliability and dependability are extremely important.
Comfort learning and teaching others how to use new technology and applications.
Experience maintaining and troubleshooting computers and printers.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively to achieve common goals.
Interest in learning about and gaining experience working in a library is preferred.
Successful experience interacting with culturally diverse populations.
Additional Salary Information: $15.23 per hour, non-benefited position. Wednesday and Thursday evenings during the spring semester, 4pm - 8pm; and the option for one Saturday morning per month, 9am - 12pm.
NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).