The Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library invites applications for the casual contract positions of Public Services Assistants. This casual contract position requires on-call as needed daytime, evening, Saturday and Sunday work with a minimum of 4 hours per week, and is expected to be a 5 to 6 month contract.
Position Summary: Reporting to the Public Services Librarian or Youth Services Librarian, the Public Services Assistant represents the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library as front line customer service staff at the Circulation Desk or Youth Services Information Desk.
• Post-secondary education • Computer and keyboard • Proficiency in Windows environment and Microsoft Office Suite
Positive public service philosophy; highly developed interpersonal and communication skills both in oral and written form, Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relations with staff and public, Excellent computer and keyboarding skills with demonstrated proficiency in Windows environment and Microsoft Office Suite, Public library experience an asset, Demonstrated initiative and ability to perform duties, using sound judgement, Respect for confidentiality, Demonstrated commitment to lifelong learning, Ability to perform monetary transact