Do you love working with people, have excellent customer service skills, an outgoing personality and a passion for reading? We want to meet you!
Reporting directly to the Manager, Public Service/Coordinator, Public Service, this role is responsible for shelving of library materials, shelf maintenance, and performance of clerical tasks. This role also provides occasional support to the public.
- Commit to ensuring quality service to users, maintaining the Library’s positive image and ensuring that the library is profiled in a positive manner
- Commit to fostering effective working relationships and high performance
- Provide exemplary customer service to all patrons of the Caledon Public Library
- Sort, file and shelve library materials alphabetically and numerically in an efficient manner
- Empty book drop and bins
- Perform some circulation functions as required; check books in and out, collect fines, place holds, etc.
- Complete opening and closing procedures as per each branch’s instructions
- Read shelves to ensure all library materials are in proper numerical and/r alphabetical sequence
- Provide photocopy, scanning and fax assistance to patrons
- Maintain neatness in stack and public areas
- Shift materials as required for easier re-shelving and better appearance of the collection
- Record in-house use of materials and re-shelves the items
- Assist patrons with directional questions
The Ideal Candidate
- Excellent customer service skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Organizational skills with attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Ability to maintain confidentiality of all information pertaining to staff, clients and facility operations
Note: All Staff working with the Caledon Public Library are required to satisfactorily pass a vulnerable sector check.
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The Town/CPL is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. If your application requires accommodation please contact Human Resources at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.