Evenings, 4pm-8:30pm and alternating Saturday mornings, 8:30am-12pm
North Shore Community College seek an enthusiastic and service-oriented Library Assistant reporting to the Coordinator of Library Services on the Lynn campus. The Library Assistant will work collaboratively with a team of staff in the public service area to ensure that our students, faculty, and staff have access to all the print and digital resources available to them through NSCC library. The successful candidate must enjoy working with our diverse community of users.
Provides a welcoming and helpful first contact to students, faculty and staff entering the library.
Assists with circulation and reserves functions for the library.
Offers assistance in directing those needing information to the proper staff person in the library or elsewhere on campus.
Assists with collection maintenance projects.
Runs daily request list and retrieves items to fill interlibrary loan requests.
Assists in maintaining copiers, printers, and other library equipment.
Shelves materials in the correct location upon being returned to the library.
Assists with the collection and record keeping of funds collected in the library in accordance with college policy.
Serves as a backup for other library staff in their absence.
Assists with clerical functions including data entry, photocopying, and other tasks as assigned.
Assists in the opening and/or closing of the Lynn campus library for evenings and Saturdays.
Helps to maintain the library in good order.
Performs other duties, as required.
Salary: $14.93 per hour, non-benefited position. Evenings, 4pm-8:30pm and alternating Saturday mornings, 8:30am-12pm.
STARTING DATE: ASAP
Please submit a resume and cover letter indicating how your experience matches the qualifications of the position.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Attention to detail and solid organizational skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to interact with people.
Reliability and dependability are extremely important.
Comfort learning and teaching others how to use new technology and applications.
Experience maintaining and troubleshooting computers and printers.
Prior customer service experience.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively to achieve common goals.
Interest in learning about and gaining experience working in a library, preferred.
Successful experience interacting with culturally diverse populations.
Additional Salary Information: $14.93 per hour, non-benefited position.
NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and... culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.