Regional Campus: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Posting Number: 17ST2188
Job Type: Part Time
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Library Technician II, Part Time for the George F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences.
Under the direction of the Chief of Circulation, RBHS-Smith Library, or of the Library Evening Supervisor (Library Specialist III), performs a wide range of duties, both technical and those directly related to provision of access services. This includes check-out and return of reserve and circulating items in the collection, sale of photocopy cards to the public, and performance of stack maintenance projects (print books & journals) and shelf reading.
Staffs the Smith Library Circulation Desk during assigned work hours, answers basic user questions and checks materials in and out of the reserve and circulating collections.
Assists users with location of books and other library materials.
Carries out essential functions using the libraries online catalog circulation module (SIRSI).
Assures the all library materials are shelved in a timely manner and in their correct order.
Provides basic instructions to library users on the operation of the equipment, such as printers and photocopy machines.
Maintains working knowledge of credit/debit system used for vending cards.
Understands and adheres to the Circulation Department policies and procedures, as well as those for the overall Smith Library.
Maintains good working knowledge of the Circulation Department's opening and closing procedures, as well as those for the overall library.
Upon requests for access, checks borrower's chart, and if appropriate issues barcode and PIN.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Home Location Campus: Newark (RBHS)
Some college is preferred.
Two (2) years of experience in a library clerical position or related work desired.
Proficiency in using SIRSI workflows circulation module preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Basic computer skills including basic knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Demonstrated ability to take and follow work direction as well as to work independently in certain situations and apply good judgment.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
Good communication skills (oral and written).
Demonstrated ability to check and respond to emails.
Department: GF Smith Library - Nwk
This position is a late evening and weekend position with the following hours: Sunday – Thursday, 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM.
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