Part-time Library Assistant

Part-time Library Assistant

Employer

Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
Phone: 336-249-8186

Job Location

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:

Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360

(Located between Thomasville and Lexington off of Hwy 29/70)

Salary/Grade

$11.00 - $12.25 per hour based on candidate's experience, education, and the state budget

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Clerical

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Closes: Monday, August 14, 2017

Target Start Date

Monday, August 14, 2017

Expected Work Hours

M-Th 2pm-6pm or as required to meet the needs of the facility

Reports to

Circulation Technician

Employment Type

Part-time Administrative Support Staff

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Ability to appropriately handle confidential information
  • Considerable ability in oral and written communication
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work effectively and collegially with others in a team environment
  • Ability to provide leadership in anticipating and responding to change
  • Familiarity with and appreciation for the mission of a comprehensive community college
  • Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:
       -       Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action
       -       Collaborating and facilitating
       -       Creating and innovating
       -       Anticipating and responding to change
       -       Providing vision and leadership
       -       Assessment of student learning
       -       Engagement and assessment of successful student retention models

Preferred Qualifications

  • Considerable customer service experience and/or administrative support experience

Position Description

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The Part-time Library Assistant works as a member of the Circulation Services Team for the Davidson Campus Library. Scheduled hours for this position vary but are primarily filled Monday through Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Total average hours for this position are 10 to 16 per week. The position reports to the Circulation Technician. The part-time library assistant has the following responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the circulation of library materials and technology using an automated library system
  • Assist with the collection of cash funds: i.e. fines collection, copy machine, etc.
  • Assist with collection management projects such as deselect ion projects, shelving materials, facilitating intake of serials, and processing library materials
  • Assist library computer lab users with basic technical support
  • Appropriately manage confidential and sensitive borrower information
  • Assist with maintaining the library as a learning environment
  • Performs other tasks as assigned which support the mission and initiatives of the College

Qualifications Required:

  • Associate's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Ability to appropriately handle confidential information
  • Considerable ability in oral and written communication
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work effectively and collegially with others in a team environment
  • Ability to provide leadership in anticipating and responding to change
  • Familiarity with and appreciation for the mission of a comprehensive community college
  • Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:
       -       Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action
       -       Collaborating and facilitating
       -       Creating and innovating
       -       Anticipating and responding to change
       -       Providing vision and leadership
       -       Assessment of student learning
       -       Engagement and assessment of successful student retention models

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Considerable customer service experience and/or administrative support experience

ADA Summary:

ADA requirements for this position include critical thinking skills with the ability to process information and exercise good judgment; ease of mobility within the work environment and other areas of campus and College locations; travel between campus locations may be required; and effective use of all forms of communication including use of computers.

Salary Range: 

$11.00 - $12.25 per hour based on candidate's experience, education, and the state budget

How to Apply

APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED ON DCCC WEBSITE:     For complete job description and the electronic application, please go to the employment page of our website, http://www.davidsonccc.edu\Employment, click on Search Jobs Icon, then select position title TO SUBMIT THE ELECTRONIC APPLICATION.  Note:  We do not accept resumes without the completed application.

Application Requirements:

1) Complete online application, including electronic signature

2) Cover Letter, stating your qualifications related to (a) position responsibilities and qualifications and (b) College purpose, vision, and organizational competencies

3) Unofficial transcripts from a regionally accredited institution (uploaded with application, sent electronically, faxed or mailed.)   International transcripts must be evaluated by WORLD EDUCATION SERVICES (WES).   Official transcripts are required within 30 days of employment.  

Job Post Contact

Eleanor Brewer,  Administrative Support Staff, Human Resources

Davidson County Community College

336-249-8186 ext. 6360

Fax:  336-249-1933

hr@davidsonccc.edu