City of Troy Library Page in Troy, Michigan

The a href="http://troypl.org/"Troy Public Library/a is the hub of the vibrant, dynamic, and diverse City of Troy. The Library sees over 700,000 visitors per year and serves an educated and involved community.DUTIESPerforms a wide variety of library tasks. Sorts, shelves, and retrieves books, magazines, DVDs and other library materials. Checks shelves for accuracy and re-shelves misplaced items. Loads, unloads, and uses push carts and large bins to transport materials and equipment throughout the library. Helps library patrons with photocopier. Uses computer for email, data entry, and check-in/withdrawal of library materials. Maintains order and neatness in assigned service area. Performs other related duties as required. May work in Adult Information Services, Youth Services, and/or Circulation departments.REQUIREMENTSulliMust be at least 16 years of age./liliRequires accurate work, attention to detail, and the ability to interact with the public./liliMust be able to arrange library materials alphabetically and numerically, according to specific criteria./liliMust be able to perform frequent lifting and carrying of library materials, pushing and pulling book carts. Frequently position self to shelve books on bottom shelf and up to top shelf of library shelving areas (stacks), which will require use of portable library stools./liliBe able to transport library materials from return bins to carts (lift up to 25 pounds and push up to 40 pounds)./liliMust be familiar with Microsoft Office Suite and be able to use email and perform basic computer tasks./liliAs a condition of employment, the successful candidate must pass a background check and pre-employment physical./li/ulPREFERENCESulliRecent library experience./liliRecent customer service experience./li/ulHOURS ulliPart-time, uyear-round/u position. Works 15 hours (three shifts, five hours each) including daytime, evenings, and weekends. Must be available to work 1 evening Monday or Wednesday 4:15 PM – 9:15 PM, Saturday 9:45 AM – 2:45 PM, and a flexible additional shift. /li/ul AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER