Library Assistant II West Vancouver , BC

Description

LIBRARY ASSISTANT II

(Permanent, Part-Time)

Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community.

The West Vancouver Memorial Library is currently seeking permanent part-time Library Assistant II to join our highly qualified team. These important team members perform a variety of clerical and public service functions in the Account Services Department. Reporting to the Account Services Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the public with registration, information, and check-in and check-out of materials;
  • Assisting with special projects and ongoing assignments involving entering and updating patron records, and other functions of the automated system;
  • Receiving and recording cash;
  • Processing held and overdue items; and
  • Performing other related duties as required.

Successful candidates will possess: excellent customer service skills; strong computer skills and a positive orientation towards technology; the ability to work independently and as part of a team; the ability to interact tactfully; courteously and effectively with people of all ages and other employees; excellent oral and written communication skills; and strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

The preferred candidate will also have: completion of Grade 12 and preferably previous experience working in a busy public library setting.

The successful candidate will be required to supply a police information check and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department or on Westnet.

Position Status:

Union (WVMEA) – Permanent, Part-Time

Hours of Work:

28 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)

Starting Rate of Pay:

$22.94 per hour

This position has a pay structure with five steps which increase annually

Closing Date:

11:59 p.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021

To Apply:

Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

5520-21-WVMEA-76

Closes: 21 October, 2021

West Vancouver Memorial Library
West Vancouver , BC