At BCPL, staff members have the opportunity to enrich individual lives and build strong communities by delivering exceptional customer experiences, establishing meaningful partnerships, and creating innovative learning spaces. We seek enthusiastic, open-minded, self-motivated individuals who can work well independently and with others. BCPL circulates over 11 million items and provides library services through its 19 branches, 4 mobile library vehicles, and an extensive outreach network. If you are forward thinking and passionate about public service, consider joining BCPL in this position.
This is a full time position, working 40 hours a week with some evenings and weekends.
Performs routine circulation functions such as processing incoming, withdrawn, and problem materials, mail, reserves, and various reports
Assists customers at the public service desk with library card registration, self-service technology, basic catalog searched and computer sign-up and questions
Shelves materials and performs shelf reading tasks
Assists with opening/closing procedures
May handle building/equipment concerns, security issues & emergency situations
Prepares cash drawers and may make cash deposits and prepare reports for Fiscal Services
High school diploma or GED preferred
One year of customer service experience in a public library preferred
Basic computer skills and the ability to use different technologies to perform work
A commitment to excellent customer service and the ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds
Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills
Willingness and ability to travel throughout the system, work a variety of schedules that include evenings and weekends and accept system-wide transfers
Ability to stand at a public service desk for lengthy periods of time and move throughout the branch, the ability to bend, lift up to 25 pounds and push or pull a wheeled cart weighing up to 100 pounds
Ability to bend, kneel, crouch and stretch for extended periods of time
Must pass a post-offer criminal background screening
Please Note: This position closes on February 13, 2019.
We offer an excellent benefit package that includes 4 weeks of vacation,sick and personal leave,subsidized health care options,
pension eligibility, and related benefits.
To apply, please visit: Circulation Assistant III-Job Opportunity