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Tualatin Public Library

Employer: Tualatin Public Library

Contact Name: Lauren Simon


Contact Phone503.691.3077

Job Category: Other

Job Location: Tualatin Public Library - 18878 SW Martinazzi Ave., Tualatin, OR 97062

Job Description

The City of Tualatin is looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is interested in working on-call as a part of our team of customer-service minded library professionals working for a dynamic community-oriented library. Come make a difference in the community we serve by issuing library cards to new readers, introducing library services to new patrons, and checking materials in and out; creating swift availability of library products. Come work and serve in a positive environment, in a library loved by its community. This position requires evening and weekend availability. To get a taste of our culture and quality of life, please view a short 2-minute video on Tualatin. Click here. Review the list below of duties and qualifications required of the successful candidate, and then read how you can apply for this exciting opportunity!

Job Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Computer Skills: Ability to operate a personal computer. Knowledge of current software applications related to the functions and operations of a public library. Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database software. Ability to navigate and utilize the Internet. Ability to troubleshoot minor computer and equipment problems. Language Skills:Ability to communicate effectively in English in oral and written form. Ability to respond to complex inquiries from patrons, volunteers and coworkers. Ability to write correspondence and reports that conform to a prescribed style and format. Mathematical Skills: Ability to add and subtract, to multiply and divide in all units of measures. Ability to use fractions and decimals. . Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance. Other Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of the mechanics of library operation, or ability to acquire that knowledge through training. Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures including computer skills. Ability to serve the public in a friendly yet businesslike manner. Ability to learn new tasks. Ability to organize, file and maintain accurate records. Ability to type and spell accurately. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with co-workers. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or equivalent combination of education and experience. Two years of experience working with the public, preferably in a library. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of experience and training which ensures the ability to perform the work may be substituted for the qualifications above.

Hours/Shifts: Varies

Pay: $17.51 - $22.20

Application Process

HOW TO APPLY: Applications must be completed online at before the closing date and time. If you have a general question regarding the recruitment process, contact Human Resources at The City of Tualatin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply. You can apply online at: Start Date Varies

Start Date: 05/13/2019

Application Deadline: 04/07/2019

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