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Circulation Clerk

Closes on Monday, January 28, 2019
Lincoln Public Library
Beamsville, & Vineland, ON
Part Time

The Lincoln Public Library is searching for a part-time Circulation Clerk to work at both the
Fleming (Beamsville) and Rittenhouse (Vineland) locations.

• Performs clerical duties related to the circulation of materials in accordance with library
board policies, including checking library materials in and out, charging overdue fines, checking
reserves and notifying users, registering new members, explaining circulation policies to users,
answering and transmitting requests for materials, shelf reading and other duties, as assigned
• Attends to opening and closing procedures including locking and unlocking the building
• Provides information about library resources and services in response to inquiries; Assists
users with requests for materials and refers users to appropriate staff, as required.
• Provides support on the library’s e-resources and user’s devices
• Participates in collection maintenance including packing and unpacking deliveries, shelving
and shelf-reading
• Tidies shelves and public areas
• Operates and provides routine care and user instruction for equipment –
e.g. computer terminals, photocopiers, microfilm reader, etc.
• Supervises student pages and volunteers, as assigned
• Assists with programming, as assigned
• Provides assistance with special projects, as assigned

Educational: Post-secondary diploma or degree. A diploma in library techniques is an asset.

Experience: Minimum of two years’ relevant experience in customer-service position(s).

Other competencies or skills required:
• Good working knowledge of computer hardware, software and operating systems
• Good Internet searching skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Strong service orientation; demonstrated ability to deliver quality customer service
• Transportation for travel between branches

Schedule: Variable. Includes evenings, Saturdays and Sundays. The successful candidate must be
available on an on-call basis.

Salary: $23.307 per hour.

Please direct written applications in confidence by 9 am on Monday January 28, 2019 to:

Janice Coles
Acting Chief Executive Officer Lincoln Public Library Board Box 460
5020 Serena Dr. Beamsville, Ontario L0R 1B0

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