Job Posting: Library Technician – Weekend Evening Supervisor
Faculty/Division: University of Toronto Scarborough Library – User Services Unit
Description: Under the general supervision of the User Services Team Lead, Circulation, assists
patrons at the Information and Research Desk; answers quick information questions; assists in the
collection of statistics and supervises the work of Student Library Assistants. Participates in
Education: Two-year library technician diploma or equivalent in education and experience.
Experience: One to two years library experience, especially working in a Public Services unit.
Experience with library management systems required. Supervisory experience preferred.
Skills: Basic computer skills essential (Word, Excel, e-mail). Must have strong communication and
interpersonal skills; superior commitment to service excellence; good organizational and
time-management skills; ability to problem solve. Demonstrated diplomacy and tact; good judgment;
attention to detail and accuracy; team player; flexibility; reliability; stamina. Ability to lift
up to 25lbs and ability to push fully loaded book trucks on a regular basis.
Employee Group: United Steelworkers (Casual Bargaining Unit)
Appointment type: Part time casual contract. January 2019 – April 2019 and September 2019 –
December 2019. Hours of work: Saturday and Sunday: 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Hiring Rate: $27.00/hour
How to apply: Submit a resume and cover letter in a single electronic file (Word or pdf) using the
naming convention LastnameFirstnameWeekend to Lola Rudin, Coordinator, User Services at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open until filled; review begins December 7, 2018. Please note that only
applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
Diversity statement: The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women,
Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and
others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.