Circulation Clerk/Programming Coordinator
The Houston Public Library is accepting applications for a Circulation Clerk/ Programming Coordinator
High school diploma
Computer skills, experience working with the public is required
Duties and Responsibilities
-maintains a friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the library
-circulates library materials – performs accurate check in, check out renewal and holds services
-shelves returned items
-maintains collection in proper order by reading and tidying shelves
-performs basic maintenance and repair of books and materials
-processes new materials as required
-Under the direction of the Library Director, develop, promote, coordinate and implement programming for children, youth and adults at the Houston Public Library. Programming will be both on-going and event-based in nature.
-Develop registration and attendance forms
-Maintain and report statistics – complete required reports for funders.
-Purchase necessary supplies and submit receipts to Library Director
-Coordinate with other program service providers to ensure that program duplication is minimized and schedule conflicts are avoided.
-Develop community partnerships where appropriate
Hours of Work
-Variable – average of 12 per week
-holiday/sick time/ educational relief for other staff members may be required
-evening and weekend shifts will be required
Starting wage $12.65 – $14.00
To apply: Paper application forms can be picked up and dropped off at the library. Electronic applications can be requested by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote Circulation Clerk/Programming Coordinator in the subject line. Or mail to:
Houston Public Library
Attn: Sara Lewis
PO Box 840
Houston, BC V0J 1Z0
Resumes will not be accepted.
Application deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, October 12, 2018. A complete job description is available upon request at the Houston Public Library. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.