Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library
Job Opening -- Library Specialist III – Children’s Section
Two Positions
-1 position at 16 hours per week
-1 position at 12 hours per week

 Do you enjoy working with people, especially young people?  If you are looking for a job that will challenge your mind and allow you to help children of all ages, Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library has openings for two Library Specialist IIIs.  Each position provides information and reference services at our new Children’s service desk under the supervision of the Children’s Librarian. 

Conduct face-to-face, telephone, or email interviews to determine the precise information needs of library patrons; search the collection including electronic resources to answer these needs; advise readers about literature styles, reading levels and topics; assist patrons with Interlibrary loan requests; implement pre-planned programming activities; maintain an inviting and safe library atmosphere; gather and maintain library use statistics.  You will also recommend items for purchase; assist with the maintenance of the collection; and assist with in-house or outreach programming.  Other duties may include creating displays, developing pathfinders, updating procedure manuals, and working with the Summer Reading Program and other duties as assigned.  The working schedule includes nights and rotating weekends.

The ideal candidate will have: a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school; a minimum of 2 years experience in a library setting; previous work with children; ability to establish priorities and successfully manage multiple tasks; proficiency with standard PC applications such as Microsoft Office; knowledge of a variety of technologies used in libraries. Position requires strong verbal and written communication skills in English.  A good sense of humor is important.

Entry level pay: $15.58 per hour

Completed City of Marshfield application form should be returned by March 17, 2017 to

Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library
105 So. Maple Ave, Marshfield, WI  54449
or via email to busoff@marshfieldlibrary.org 

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. The Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Application and job description may be obtained at the Library or through these links http://www.marshfieldlibrary.org/polaris/library/userdef/images/LSIIIJobDescrip.pdf

 and http://ci.marshfield.wi.us/Career/Application_revised__2015.pdf