Sunday Circulation Manager (Library Assistant I)

Expiring today

Location
FAIRFAX (FJ38), VA
Salary
$17.26 - $28.76 hr
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
May 27, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time

Assists in managing the full range of library services offered in a regional library. Acts as the person in charge on Sundays and at other times as designated.

Note: The hourly offer will not exceed the midpoint (or $23.0108) of the advertised compensation range.

Schedule: This is a part-time, 20 hour per week position that works on Sundays and typically several days during the week. Scheduling flexibility is imperative. The schedule includes evenings and weekends hours as assigned. The schedule may also vary depending on the needs of the library.

Illustrative Duties Assists in the management of the page department of a regional library;
Manages a regional library's circulation department on Sundays;
Interviews, selects, trains and evaluates the performance of subordinates and volunteers;
Serves as manager-in-charge of circulation services as required;
Communicates circulation policies and procedures at a community or regional library;
Resolves non-routine circulation problems and clients' account issues, referring as appropriate;
Performs all general public service circulation duties and support tasks;
Serves as a member of the Branch Management Team;
May schedule staff and plan workflow to ensure adequate coverage.
Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities Knowledge of library policies and procedures;
Knowledge of how to operate and effectively utilize the Library's automated circulation system;
Knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation;
Knowledge of word processing and computer applications;
Ability to supervise and coordinate the work of others;
Ability to effectively train others;
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing;
Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with others;
Ability to deal with stressful situations and difficult customers;
Ability to exercise tact, good judgment and initiative;
Ability to work independently within established policies, procedures, and guidelines;
Ability to analyze problems and recommend solutions;
Ability to evaluate procedures and recommend improvements;
Ability to learn and independently use office equipment, including software suites and
specialized databases;
Ability to perform basic arithmetic;
Ability to perform repetitive hand, arm, wrist and shoulder movements;
Ability to stoop, bend and stretch;
Ability to stand for two hours at a time.
Employment Standards MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to high school graduation or possession of a GED issued by a state department of education; plus two years of full-time experience or the equivalent amount of part-time library or customer service experience.

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:
Not applicable.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
One or more years of experience working in a library, to include one year of supervisory experience. One year experience working with a library circulation system.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check and a check of the Child Protective Services Registry to the satisfaction of the employer.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to input, access and retrieve information from a computer. Ability to reach. Ability to lift books weighing 10 pounds. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.
SELECTION PROCEDURE:
Panel interview.It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 711. EEO/AA/TTY.