• Information Services Library Clerk

    Posted: 01/07/2021

    The Gail Borden Public Main Library has a part-time position available at the public Information Desk in Information Services.
    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Working with a team to provide excellent customer service
    • Assisting customers with locating materials and resources on the second floor
    • Serving as a U.S. Passport Acceptance Agent*
    • Promoting library services
    • Referring questions to a librarian as appropriate
    • Maintaining a clean and welcoming environment for library users
    • Data entry
    *Eligibility requirements to become a U.S. Passport Acceptance Agent:  
    • U.S. citizen or a U.S. non-citizen national
    • 18 years of age or older
    • Does not have a record of either: (i) A Federal or State felony conviction; or (ii) A misdemeanor conviction for crimes involving moral turpitude or breach of trust, including but not limited to embezzlement, identity theft, misappropriation, document fraud, drug offenses, or dishonesty in carrying out a responsibility involving public trust.
    • High School diploma or equivalent 
    • Good clerical and communication skills
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
    • Must be a “people” person and have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time
    • Spanish language skills are a plus 
    Part-Time: 18 hours per week; includes day, evening, and rotating weekend hours. Schedule may vary from week to week.

    Please review the full job description and consider joining our award-winning Library! Click here to download the Employment Application and save as a pdf file. Submit the Employment Application and a resume to jobs@gailborden.info. 


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