Library Associate

Maryville Community Library

Maryville Community Library is seeking candidates for a full time library associate position. The individual appointed to this position will perform all duties associated with an automated circulation system, including preparing statistical reports, material processing, bar coding, assisting patrons with library services, assisting with library programs, and other projects as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree or LTA and previous library experience.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

  • Good knowledge of Internet resources, proficiency working in a Windows based computer environment, understanding of library automated circulation/cataloging systems, knowledge of library practices and procedures.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to prioritize multiple activities

  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with library staff and patrons of all ages.

  • Ability to stoop, lift boxes of books, push book carts, shelve and shift books in stacks.

  • Valid driver’s license.

Background check required.

Position may require occasional evening and weekend hours.
Benefits include: Health insurance, IMRF benefits, paid vacation, and sick leave.

Please email résumé to applicants@maryville.lib.il.us