Are you looking for a job where you can join a team of fun and motivated library professionals who are committed to providing excellent service to the community? We are looking for a flexible, reliable and organized person to join the Columbia County Rural Library District for the position of Library Assistant I. Current opening is for a full time position (38-40 hours / week) at the Columbia District Rural Library in Dayton, WA.
Our ideal candidate
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a great sense of humor, friendly customer service skills, attention to detail, and strong written and verbal communication skills. Library assistants are expected to provide excellent customer service, manage traffic and financial transactions, communicate policies, resolve account issues in a positive manner, answer general questions, troubleshoot equipment, and assist with circulation of items. library documents. A strong customer service attitude, verbal communication, a passion for reading and computer skills are essential in our ideal candidate.
High school diploma, GED or equivalent. Six months customer service experience. Familiarity with Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet, including email, database searches and web searches. Ability to communicate effectively in English. Current driver’s license and reliable transportation
Previous library experience. Experience with Koha ILS. Knowledge of website design and maintenance. Knowledge of social media. Comfortable working with clients of all ages. Minimum of one year of office experience preferred. A full job description can be found on our website at daytonml.org. This position includes generous health, dental and vision benefits. The starting salary is $ 15 an hour.