The Elyria Public Library System is currently hiring for:

Page – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Initial Assignment: Central
Immediate Supervisor: Circulation Manager
Positions Supervised: None
Position effective: Immediately
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under direct supervision, the Page shelves and maintains library materials in proper order and assists with other related duties as assigned.
  • • Sorts and shelves books and other library materials.
  • • Ensures maintenance of shelves, shifts and straightens materials as needed.
  • • Packages materials for delivery to other libraries.
  • • Retrieves materials for patrons upon request.
  • • Assists with daily opening and closing of the library.
  • • Assists patrons with carrying books and other materials as needed.
  • • In the absence of maintenance staff, assists in cleaning messes made by patrons, shoveling snow, and spreading salt.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • One to two years of related work experience.
  • • Effective verbal and written communication with a variety of individuals.
  • • Ability to arrange items into alphanumeric and/or subject order.
  • • Establishing and maintaining good customer relations with internal and/or external “customers”.
  • • Use of general office equipment.
  • • Work attendance will be considered
Hours:20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $8.91 per hour
Current rate for a lateral move.
Apply to HR Coordinator at: apply@elyrialibrary.org
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Maintenance I-Custodian – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Initial Assignment: South
Immediate Supervisor: System Services Coordinator
Positions Supervised: None
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for the cleaning, custodial, and grounds maintenance.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • Ensure the library is cleaned daily: includes rooms, desks, chairs, cabinets, furniture, restrooms, sinks, mirrors, halls, floors, carpets and other areas as needed.
  • • Move furniture, shelves, materials and equipment.
  • • Empty trash and prepare for pickup.
  • • Clear sidewalks of snow; spread salt.
  • • Assist with maintaining the grounds: pick up trash, weed beds, rake leaves, trim, shrubs and hedges.
  • • Perform additional tasks as assigned.
Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $9.82 per hour
Current rate applies for a lateral move.
Apply to HR Coordinator at apply@elyrialibrary.org
No phone calls please.
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Assistant Librarian - WR – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Initial Assignment: West River Adult Services
Immediate Supervisor: Adult Services Manager
Positions Supervised: None
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a variety of paraprofessional library services in conjunction with fulfilling the educational, recreational and informational needs of the community. Promotes library services to the community.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • Advocate for STEM resources.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons on the selection, organization and interpretation of library materials
  • • Excellent customer service skills.
  • • Interpersonal skills and ability to communicate properly with the patrons, co-workers and the managers of the library.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons on the selection, organization and interpretation of library materials.
  • • Assist in the implementation of programs both in the library and in the community under the direction of the System Coordinator or Department Manager.
  • • Assist in creating and distributing appropriate promotional materials.
  • • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • • Work attendance will be considered.
Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $13.78 per hour
Apply to HR Coordinator at apply@elyrialibrary.org
No phone calls please.
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Librarian – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Initial Assignment: Youth Services-Central Branch
Immediate Supervisor: Department Manager
Positions Supervised: None
Position Effective: 11/14/2019
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a variety of advanced and complex professional library services and programming for children, and teens, in conjunction with fulfilling the educational, recreational and informational needs of the community. Engage patrons in STEM learning experiences.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • Experience incorporating STEM materials in library programs.
  • • Advocate for STEM resources.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons in the use of library collections through reference interviews, literature searches and instruction in the use of appropriate reference materials in print and online.
  • • Design and implement youth services programs under the direction of the Department Manager.
  • • Create and distribute appropriate promotional materials.
  • • Selection and weeding of library materials; evaluate collections, allocate and control materials budgets as assigned; collection development.
  • • Perform simple repair of materials as needed.
  • • Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited school.
  • • Work attendance will be considered.
Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: 16.62 per hour
Submit current resume and cover letter to apply@elyrialibrary.org
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No phone calls please.
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Deputy Fiscal Officer – 40 hours full time

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Initial Assignment: Central
Immediate Supervisor: Fiscal Officer
Positions Supervised: None
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direction of the Fiscal Officer, the Deputy Fiscal Officer will be involved in all functions of the Fiscal Office as assigned. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: purchase orders, daily cash receipts, processing payment vouchers, all phases of payroll, month end closing, operation of Fiscal Office.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Associates degree in accounting or business administration or related field or the equivalent, combination of a minimum (5) years experience and training which has provided knowledge, skills and ability to perform the job requirements. Public accounting knowledge as well as CMI software would be helpful. Proficiency in Excel and Word and related office programs is necessary. Bonding is a requirement, along with a background check. Job related references are required.
Hours: 40 hrs. per week, some evenings and week-ends may be required
Pay rate: $15.00 per hou
Submit current resume and cover letter to apply@elyrialibrary.org
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No phone calls please.
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