Information Specialist–Youth Services
The successful candidate will love reading to kids, enjoy helping children and their care givers find the best resources, be good at searching the internet, and be excited about promoting the library. We are looking for someone who is energetic, kid friendly, creative, and self-driven. Someone who is prepared to help the library be an outstanding provider of services to the children of our community.
Salary Range: $10.29 per hour
General Description: At its basic level, the position involves answering directional and informational questions. On a broader level, the position is responsible for the interpretation of the library’s collection to its users and is directly concerned with assisting children, birth through high school, along with parents and caregivers in securing information and utilizing the resources of the library to meet specific needs. Also delivers story times, afterschool activities, and school visits.
Experience and Training · Preferred: Two years of library experience, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives state library certification at Library Experience level or the ability to obtain within one year. Required: A high school diploma or GED, one year of library experience, related training, and/or education, and two full years of customer service experience. · Knowledge of library procedures preferred.
Special Requirements · Possess a valid driver’s license and use of a personal vehicle. · Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends, including Saturday and Sundays. · Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives state library certification at Library Experience level or the ability to obtain within four years.
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This is a full-time, non-exempt position.
- 35 hour work week
- Vacation, Sick, and Personal Leave
- Paid holidays and birthday
- Paid health, dental, and vision for employee
- Paid continuing education opportunities
- Paid flexible spending account
- Library Logo shirts at anniversary
- A nice environment to work in!
All positions open until filled.
Resumes and/or additional documents may be file attached to the application.