Librarian Assistant

Rockford Public Library
Rockford, IL Full-time
Posted on September 30, 2019

Rockford Public Library

Librarian Assistant

Rockford Public Library is accepting applications for a part-time Librarian Assistant at Montague Branch.

General Statement of Duties: The Librarian Assistant provides customers with assistance in using library resources, including library equipment, reference and research, Interlibrary Loan, and programming and training for both children and adults. Librarian Assistants work under the general supervision of department and/or branch managers to perform customer service operations of the Library.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred. The successful candidate must have the ability to assess users’ needs and provide consistently exceptional customer service; basic to intermediate technological literacy, including working knowledge of databases available at the library and the ability to assist customers in using databases and personal digital devices; and ability to clearly communicate in English, both verbally and in writing are required. Bilingual skills, especially Spanish, are highly desirable.