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Adult & Teen Services Librarian

  • North Canton Public Library
  • North Canton, OH
  • Entry-Level
  • Full-Time

About this Job

We love Canadian geese, Cool Runnings, and pyramids. Why? They’re all examples of what can happen when you successfully assemble a dynamite team. If you’re interested in joining a dynamic group of community-oriented professionals, we’d love to work with you!

The North Canton Public Library is looking for a friendly and innovative librarian committed to providing high quality, charismatic customer service to patrons of all ages, with a strong focus on adult and teen programming. The successful candidate will provide direct library service to patrons, performing reader’s advisory, reference, technology instruction, and programming.

The North Canton Public Library has been an important part of its community since its founding in 1926, and we’re delighted to combine traditional library services with ones that are both inclusive and cutting-edge. What do we offer? Lots of fun and fellowship, plus a supportive work culture that includes many professional development opportunities. Join us as we work together to be the library our patrons deserve!

Wage

$15.26

Required Qualifications

Qualifications and Requirements:
• Knowledge of professional library principles, methods, techniques, and procedures
• Passion for being informed about developments in the library profession
• Ability to empathize and relate to patrons; ability to maintain confidentiality
• Ability to launch and manage programs from inception to completion
• Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, and organizational skills are required
• Must be proficient with social media, Internet, and both basic and emerging technology
• Ability to make decisions, multi-task, and work effectively under pressure
• Ability to work with the public and handle potentially difficult situations with skill and tact
• Ability to speak effectively in public
• Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
• Understanding of budget maintenance and responsible fiscal decision-making
• Must be able to lift & carry (up to 40 lbs) library materials, push, and/or pull book trucks, bend and reach, utilize a standard mouse and/ keyboard, and be able to spend a reasonable amount of time seated in front of a computer
• Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing

Employer Statement

The preceding statements provide an overview of the job responsibilities and shall not be construed as an all-inclusive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. It does not limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, or control the work of employees under his/her supervision. Additional related duties may be assigned.

How to Apply

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Additional Instructions:

We love Canadian geese, Cool Runnings, and pyramids. Why? They’re all examples of what can happen when you successfully assemble a dynamite team. If you’re interested in joining a dynamic group of community-oriented professionals, we’d love to work with you!

The North Canton Public Library is looking for a friendly and innovative librarian committed to providing high quality, charismatic customer service to patrons of all ages, with a strong focus on adult and teen programming. The successful candidate will provide direct library service to patrons, performing reader’s advisory, reference, technology instruction, and programming.

The North Canton Public Library has been an important part of its community since its founding in 1926, and we’re delighted to combine traditional library services with ones that are both inclusive and cutting-edge. What do we offer? Lots of fun and fellowship, plus a supportive work culture that includes many professional development opportunities. Join us as we work together to be the library our patrons deserve!

Posted On: Dec 2, 2021 / This posting expires: Jan 1, 2022