Job: Library Aide Intern II - III

General Information
Position:
Library Aide Intern II - III

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$ 10.02 - $ 17.18 per hour based on educational level

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position DOES NOT require a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:
General Information

LOCATION:  Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West, Bradenton

HOURS: Monday-Saturday, variable daytime & evening hours. Not to exceed 27 hours per week
Paid summer internship program (8-10 weeks)

Paygrade G4 - G6

Work performed is generally routine, well-defined and repetitive.  Work may be sedentary or labor intensive, and performed under close supervision.  Typically, jobs at this level are clerical, office or customer support, and general labor in nature.

Job Description

A paid summer internship (8-10 weeks) within the Neighborhood Services Department, Library Division will provide an intern led project resulting in the creation of a Resource Guide specifically designed to assist local immigrants with knowledge of free Manatee County Public Library resource tools. 

A unique opportunity for an inquisitive, self-motivated, and service-oriented individual to make a positive impact on the lives of underserved Manatee County residents.  The successful intern will complete their project working directly in the supervisory path of an Information Services Librarian located at the Central Library, located in downtown Bradenton, Florida.  

A presentation to the County Administrator and other County Leadership staff concludes the implementation of the project.  Important skill sets for this position include but are not limited to; interviewing, researching and collecting appropriate materials in a desirable format to best suit and build relationships with local immigrant communities.

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, orally and in writing, be flexible and adapt to unexpected changes. Interns pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Social science preferred, but other majors will be considered.  Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or another language, or who have experience with immigrant communities, preferred. General knowledge of library services desired.

 


Education:

Intern II Requirements:

Freshman or Sophomore in university.  Applicants from all fields, including but not limited to (area of assignment) with a strong interest in public service or public administration are welcome to apply.  Jobs that fall into this level require some exposure to or familiarity with area of assigned duties.  Valid driver's license may be required.


 Intern III Requirements:

Pursuing Bachelor's degree desired.  Applicants from all fields, including but not limited to (area of assignment) with a strong interest in public service or public administration are welcome to apply.
 

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
04-18-2017

Application deadline:
04-24-2017

Apply at:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/manateecounty/jobs/1702338/library-aide-intern-ii-iii?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Part-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Central Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West

City:
Bradenton

Zip:
34205

County:
Manatee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Manatee County Public Library System

Address:
1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West

City:
Bradenton

State:
FL

Zip:
34205

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Lorrie See

Contact Email:
lorrie.see@mymanatee.org

Contact Phone:
941-748-5555 ext. 6303

Contact Fax:
941-749-7191

How to apply

Please apply online at:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/manateecounty

 


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