Job: Librarian I

General Information
Position:
Librarian I

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$16.35 Per Hour Minimum

Job Category:
Other

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

Description:

Working at the City’s Downtown Public Library, performs a variety of specialized work in theyouth services area,

while assisting guests who visit our Library.

 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:   

Entry level professional work in a variety of phases of library operations.  Assists patrons in the use of print materials, equipment and technologies, offers basic technical assistance, troubleshoots computer problems, assists in navigating the Internet, locates databases in order to help patrons use library resources.  Locates materials, answers questions, requests materials through ILL, and refers patrons to outside resources and collections when appropriate in order to provide information services to patrons.  Maintains current awareness and use of emerging information and library technologies.  Promotes library collections and services through presentations, programs and displays. Maintains statistical information on collections and services. Responsible for advanced assignments within the operation of the library. Develops and implements library programming and outreach for children and teens. Designs and presents storytimes and book talks in the library and in outreach locations, including schools, daycare centers, parks and recreation centers and other agencies.  Leads, trains and supports staff.  Helps implement library goals, policies and procedures.  This is not intended to be an all-inclusive listing of essential job functions; the performance of other essential functions may be required. 


Education:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:   

Knowledge of principles and practices of public library functions. Knowledge of reference tools and procedures. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, co-workers and the general public.  Ability to communicate effectively with library patrons and fellow employees.

MINIMUM EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:  

Completion of two years of college and two years of library experience.  Bachelor’s degree is preferred.  An equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be directly related to the foregoing specific requirements may be substituted.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  

Absence of non-prescribed controlled substances in the applicant’s system as verified by a laboratory approved by the City of Winter Haven.

PHYSICAL/ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: 

Must have the physical ability, strength and flexibility to perform the essential job functions in the work environment.  Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified individuals with a disability.

SALARY & BENEFITS: 

  • $16.35 Per Hour Minimum
  • Annual Step for Performance Pay Plan 
  • 11 Paid Holidays Per Year
  • 12 Vacation Days Minimum, Earned Per Year
  • 12 Sick Days Earned Per Year
  • Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Plans
  • 401(a) Retirement Plan and Social Security Coverage
  • Education and Training Opportunities
  • Education/Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance Program

 

 

“EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER”

 

Enriching lifestyle through exceptional service.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
04-08-2022

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://www.egovlink.com/winterhaven/postings_info.asp?posting_id=5372&dlistid=621&listtype=JOB&sc_category_id=&sc_status_id=134&sc_show_expired=N

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Winter Haven Public Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
325 Avenue A NW

City:
Winter Haven

Zip:
33881

County:
Polk


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Winter Haven Public Library

Address:
328 Avenue A NW

City:
Winter Haven

State:
FL

Zip:
33881

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Human Resources

Contact Email:
humanresources@mywinterhaven.com

Contact Phone:
863-291-5650

Contact Fax:
863-291-5617

How to apply

https://www.egovlink.com/winterhaven/postings_info.asp?posting_id=5372&dlistid=621&listtype=JOB&sc_category_id=&sc_status_id=134&sc_show_expired=N


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