Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Library Associate Position at Black Hills State University

Black Hills State University is seeking applicants for the position of Library Associate.

Type of Position: CSA
Posting Number: 0001258
Working Title: Library Associate
Position Classification Title: Library Associate
Institution: Black Hills State University
City: Spearfish
Department: 6LIBR1 - Libraries
Scope of Search: External (Includes Internal)
Appointment Type: Regular
Duration of Time: 12 months
Appointment Percent: 100
Salary: $10.50 - $11.81 per hour
Posting date: 01-07-2008
Closing date: 01-21-2008

This position manages the circulation of all library materials; trains and supervises several work-study students to ensure smooth operation of the circulation desk; provides circulation assistance to patrons and resolves issues pertaining to the circulation of library materials;
ensures that the library is opened and closed on time; proposes and implements circulation policies, guidelines, and procedures; maintains circulation records, patron records, reserve materials, and usage statistics; rotates information desk duties with library staff to provide reference assistance to library users.

Comments: Previous Library experience desired. Some evening and weekend hours will be required. Some travel may be required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of principles, practices, techniques, and services of a library; of numerical, alphabetical, and chronological sequences as they apply to library classification systems; understanding of basic record keeping systems; ability to train and supervise; working knowledge of computers, Internet, and Microsoft Excel; skills in using basic reference resources; ability to deal tactfully with others; strong commitment to customer service.

Application Information:

Contact: Rajeev Bukralia
Phone: (605) 642-6360
TDD: 1-800-877-1113

Online Application Form: http://yourfuture.sdbor.edu/ (Only Online applications will be considered)