Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Upland - Upland Junior High School - Library Technician/ Media Technician

Upland Unified School District

Date Posted: 9/11/2015

Contact: Robyn Wilson 909-985-1864 x224

Number Openings: (At time of posting) 1

Length of Work Year: 2015/2016

Employment Type: Part Time

Application Deadline: 9/18/2015 3:00 PM Pacific

Salary: Range 19 - $14.78/hourly

Work Schedule: 7 hours daily / 5 days weekly / 10 month position

Duty Hours: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Under supervision of the principal, to provide library media services to students and staff; to order, process, shelve, distribute and receive all types of library media; to maintain files and records; and to do related duties as required.  

  • Acquires and processes library books, textbooks, pamphlets, periodicals and audio-visual stocks (E);
  • Maintains records of budget items and circulation materials (E);
  • Inventories overdue, lost and damaged items, and circulation and distribution materials (E);
  • Aids student and staff in the use of all library materials and media (E);
  • Provide assistance and instruction to students in locating and utilizing resources; reinforce library skills and maintain discipline in the library; supervise students in the library (E);
  • Performs financial transactions (E);
  • Develops and maintains schedules for students and staff for use of library materials and equipment (E);
  • Develops and maintains catalogs of books and audio-visual materials (E); Introduces new materials to staff and students (E);
  • Orders requested materials (E); Requests unavailable materials from other sources (E);
  • Compiles bibliographies of available resources (E);
  • Assists students and staff in locating and selecting materials (E);
  • Researches professional magazines, catalogs and newspapers (E);
  • Maintains library materials and equipment, including books and AV wares in good condition (E);
  • Arranges, stocks, shelves and boxes books and AV materials (E);
  • Trains and supervises student assistants and volunteers (E);
  • Operates standard office machines, including a computer, and other library media (E);
  • Performs clerical support duties such as typing, filing and duplications (E);
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.  

  • Standard office practices, procedures, techniques and equipment and program use;
  • Library procedures and terminology, including the Dewey Decimal system;
  • Dewey Decimal Classification System and basic library/media reference materials;
  • Circulation, distribution and processing of library books, textbooks and related materials;
  • Audio-visual technical practices, procedures and terminology;
  • Correct English usage, grammar, spelling and punctuation;
  • District accounting procedures; Basic math and record keeping skills;
  • Basic technology skills and usage. 

Ability to:
  • Operate office machines, AV equipment and computers;
  • Monitor and maintain appropriate student behavior;
  • Maintain records and files using alphabetic and numeric systems;
  • Maintain library in an orderly and safe condition;
  • Lift heavy objects in a safe manner; 
  • Plan and organize work;
  • Train and provide work direction to students and volunteers;
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing;
  • Complete work with many interruptions;
  • Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with staff, students, administrators and the public;
  • Use interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy; Exercise independent judgment; Maintain consistent, punctual and regular attendance.  

  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • Associate of Arts degree in library media technology desired or specialized training in library skills. 

  • Two years experience in a variety of library media services preferred 

  • Standing and walking for extended periods of time;
  • Library environment. 

Physical Abilities:
  • Lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and equipment weighing up to 40 pounds;
  • Near and far visual acuity to read books and media materials;
  • Frequent bending at the waist, stooping, kneeling or crouching;
  • Lifting, carrying and shelving books;
  • Reaching horizontally and above the shoulders to shelve and reach books;
  • Hearing and speaking to exchange information;
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard and other office equipment;
  • Walking and standing for extended periods of time;
  • Sitting for extended periods of time. 
  • Mental Abilities: Oral comprehension and expression;
  • Written comprehension;
  • Auditory understanding; 
  • Speech recognition.  

Requirements for Applying
All appplicants must submit a resume and letter of interest.  In house applicants will not need to submit the documents listed below if they are already on file with the district.

  • All documentation required must be attached to your edjoin application to be considered. Hard copies and faxes are not acceptable.
    • Letter of Introduction
    • Letter(s) of Recommendation (Must submit three current letters.)
    • Resume

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