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 Palm Beach County
                 Board of County Commissioners
ISSUED:  08/05/2019       CLOSES:  08/09/2019
Position:  LIBRARY ASSOCIATE III (Books-By-Mail)
Salary $17.19 Per Hour
Department:  Library/System Services/Annex
Hours:  40 Variable hours/week, including evenings and weekends 
Other:  Ability to lift 50 pounds preferred. 
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4289 Cherry Road, WPB 15375

Directs the work in Books-By-Mail service in the absence of a supervisor; creates annotated materials selection lists; registers new library members using an Integrated Library System (ILS); aids in the development of community deposit collections; provides reader's advisory services; represents the Library to the community; develops tutorials for/promotes the use of electronic materials for homebound individuals; presents activities at locations where individuals are homebound such as assisted living/residential/healthcare facilities/jails/ prisons; assures the accuracy of cash handling and fines collection; assists with collection development/online ordering of materials; serves as backup staff for other Access Services units during staff shortages.

Graduation from high school or an equivalent recognized certification; minimum of two (2) years of college-level course work (must specify 60-semester/90-quarter hours) AND one (1) year of experience working in a library OR one (1) year of college-level course work (must specify 30-semester/45-quarter hours) AND two (2) years of experience working in a library.


PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE: Providing library services to senior/homebound/ incarcerated populations; providing customer service; using an ILS (must specify on application). Also desirable: Bilingual (Spanish/Haitian Creole).


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