Performs the full range of library circulation and clerical duties with an emphasis on customer service. Duties include checking library materials in and out, processing library card applications, sorting and shelving books, answering phones, providing assistance with use of copier, printers, and computers.
Tuesday – Thursday, 5-8 p.m., Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
· A high school diploma or the equivalent and one year of clerical experience
· Ability to provide friendly customer service
· Familiarity with common computer applications
· Previous experience in customer service preferred
Salary & Benefits:
$9.50 per hour
How to Apply:
Closing Date: Open until filled.
To Apply: Send letter of interest and/or resume to: Jeannine Chubon, Director (email@example.com)
100 Belmont St.
Mattydale, NY 13211
Albert R. Mann Library
Cornell University Library
Mann Library, the library to the College of Human Ecology and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University, seeks a part-time information assistant to staff the Reference Desk in a dynamic, interdisciplinary, and friendly work environment.
This is part-time (25 hours/week) position
Under the direction of the Reference and Information Services Coordinator, assist library users in searching public access bibliographic, numeric, and full-text databases. Provide a broad range of information and reference services, in person, over the telephone, via chat and via electronic mail. Provide support particularly for email questions from USDA patrons. Make consultation appointments and assist with special projects. Assist with reference desk scheduling and coverage, and maintain reference wiki. Assist with maintenance of the reference collection. May work some evenings and weekends.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Fast learner, able to deal with rapidly changing environment.
Computer competence, including facility with standard business software and the ability to learn to use new technologies.
Subject background in a discipline related to those served by Mann Library, e.g. agriculture, life sciences, human ecology or applied social sciences.
At least 1 year experience in a public services position in an academic library, or equivalent.
How to Apply:
For more information and to apply, visit http://goo.gl/QFlrl5 at the Cornell University Career page (https://www.hr.cornell.edu/jobs/positions.html)