Time type: Part-time (possible nights and weekends)
Reports To: Coordinator, Circulation and Director, Access Services
The library clerk reports directly to the circulation coordinator and the director of Access Services, as well as with the reference librarians, director of reference, inter-library loan librarian, and the dean of library services to assist in the daily operations of the Access Services desk, answering circulation, reference and general information questions, assisting with the lending and borrowing of materials, performing stacks maintenance, assisting with Access Services Department projects, and helping train new student workers. The library clerk must be flexible to adjust the work schedule so as to accommodate changes in operational hours, including over university breaks and holidays and to meet staffing needs. The library clerk must be available to work evenings and weekends.
A minimum of an Associate’s degree is required.
One year library experience required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must possess excellent customer service skills.
Must be highly organized and able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
Position requires the ability to problem solve, use good judgment, think critically, and communicate effectively.
Knowledge of general office hardware and computer software applications.
Knowledge of library information systems and databases preferred.
How to Apply: Please submit an online application, resume/cv, and cover letter through Lindenwood University's career opportunities website.
Lindenwood University is an equal opportunity employer.
Lindenwood University, often referred to as Lindenwood or LU, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university located in St. Charles, Missouri. Founded in 1827 by George Sibley and Mary Easton Sibley, it is the second oldest higher-education institution west of the Mississippi River and since 1990 the fastest growing university in the Midwest. The University offers more than 120 undergraduate... and graduate degree programs to more than 16,000 students a year through values-centered programs that lead to development of the whole person. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.