POSITION

Library Assistant

REPORTS TO

Center Librarian

DESCRIPTION

The library of the French Cultural Center seeks a full-time Library Assistant to assure all daily functions of the Circulation Desk, including but not limited to: loans, shelving, overdues, reader’s advisory, responding to general reference questions, and processing new materials.

The Assistant will:

  • Be able to efficiently respond to patron requests in French and English
  • Participate in the preparation of library events for children and adults
  • Greet all members of the Center’s community in a friendly and helpful manner
  • Be responsible for closing the library on a nightly basis, ensuring the general operation of the library when the Head Librarian is absent

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Fluent in English and working proficiency in French
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge of French and Francophone literature and culture
  • Previous experience in libraries and/or education in library science preferred
 

SCHEDULE

September through June:
Tuesday - Thursday 11 AM - 7 PM
Friday and Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

July and August:
Monday – Thursday 11 AM – 7 PM
Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM

COMPENSATION

$38,000 with benefits.

DEADLINE TO APPLY

January 29, 2018

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