Wednesday, May 20, 2015
San Mateo Public Library - On Call Per Diem Librarian I
Librarian I (Per Diem, On Call)
Deadline: FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Job Description: http://www.cityofsanmateo.org/DocumentCenter/View/45594
Salary and Hours: $28.59 (Step 1); initial appointment is usually at the first step. This is an On Call position to fill coverage gaps on the Library’s service desks at the Main Library and/or Branches.
Qualifications: Possession of a Master of Library Science degree from an American Library Association accredited college or university is required; previous public library experience desirable but not required. Successful Live Scan fingerprint background check.
Knowledge of: modern professional principles and practices of library science; modern procedures, methods, techniques and sources used in a library work; standard library technology, library automation, computers, software and library procedures; excellent customer service techniques and practices; resources and practices applicable to area of assignment. Ability to: operate computerized cataloging and bibliographic databases; assist library patrons in response to reference and related library questions; implement and enforce Library and City policies and procedures; work well with the public; establish and maintain cooperative relations with those contacted in the course of work; communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; work shifts as assigned.
ADA Special Requirement: Essential duties require the following physical abilities and work environment: ability to work in a standard library environment; ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, crouch, squat, stoop, reach, twist, lift 40 pounds and push/pull 200 pounds.
Applicants must submit a letter of interest, current resume, and an official City of San Mateo application. Upon review of applications, candidates who appear to be the best qualified will be invited for an interview.
Submit an official City of San Mateo application, resume and interest letter to:
San Mateo Public Library – Main Library
Administrative Office (3rd floor)
55 West Third Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402