New Job Casual Library Clerk In New Brunswick

Casual Library Clerk
Casual Library Clerk

Casual Library Clerk

Company : Department of Post-Secondary Education,Training and Labour
Salary : $2,838–$3,400 a month
Location : New Brunswick

Full Description

(up to one year)
Public Library Service, New Brunswick, United States

Père Leopold and Camille Saint-Saulnier.
French, Full-Time
2 positions
(ASL 2)

The Père Zoël Saulnier Public Library, in Tracadie, is one of 63 public libraries that make up the New Brunswick Public Library Service. The library aims to be a place where people of all ages and backgrounds can gather while they pursue their educational, social, and recreational needs.

As a Library Clerk, you will work with a team to provide loan service through an automated circulation system; provide basic reference service using traditional and electronic resources; provide reader's advisory service and assist in orienting the public in the use of library services; assist patrons in the use of information technology and promote information literacy; assist in promoting the library and its services; contribute to the planning and presentation of programs for children and adults based on the library's programming schedule; assist in the delegation of tasks to volunteers, summer students and employment program personnel; assist in shipping and receiving materials; and assume other duties as assigned. You will also assist in the maintenance of collections, the shelving of materials and shelf reading.

Working with the public requires being focussed, compassionate and able to solve difficult situations. "

Working with us will require daytime, evening and weekend shifts (based on work schedules). Library work may involve lifting. You report to the librarian.'

We are looking for people with diverse backgrounds that bring a combination of the following:

  • Behavioural Competencies: Client service orientation; Concern for order; Effective interactive communication; Teamwork and cooperation
  • Technical Competencies: Ability to use office technology, software and applications; Presentation skills
  • Language: Written and spoken competence in French is required.
  • Education: High school diploma and at least one (1) year relevant experience; OR have completed a library/information study program.

Experience using email, the Internet, and Microsoft-Word is necessary.

Please ensure that your preferred language for assessment (English or French) is identified on your resume. You must demonstrate clearly that you meet the essential qualifications to be given further consideration.

Prior to appointment, you will be required to obtain a criminal record check for work with the vulnerable sector.

In chronological order, resumes should specify education and employment in months and years, including part-time and full-time jobs.

SALARY: From $1,419 to $1,700 bi-weekly.

Please submit your application (letter and up-to-date resume) along with a copy of a certificate confirming completion of the level of education required by email or mail to the address indicated below. Please state in your letter that you are applying for the Casual Library Clerk position at the Père Zoël Saulnier Public Library.

Administrative Assistant
Chaleur Library Regional Office
113A Roseberry Street
Campbellton, NB E3N 2G6
Fax: (506) 789-7318
[email protected]

Thank you for applying. We will be contacting candidates who have been selected for further consideration. The deadline for applications is September 19, 2023.

A casual worker must not be employed for more than 260 days in a 24 month period. '

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities in which we live and serve. We encourage and support applications from Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minority groups. Candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who are among the most qualified, will be given preference at the time of selection.

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