Jobs at the High River Library

Summer Library Assistant (Student 35 hours/week)
If you are outgoing, flexible, creative, and have an interest in technology join us for the summer at the High River Library. The Summer Library Assistant will act as a community librarian – connecting with patrons both inside the library and at events as well as completing special projects including collection maintenance and inventory. Anticipated start date: June 12, 2017.
 
The duties and responsibilities of the Summer Assistant are: 
To attend, plan, coordinate promotional activities and programs at festivals and events. This may involve public speaking, group facilitation, and social media activity;
To carry out assigned duties related to the circulation desk including assisting clients with technology—computers, mobile devices, and other library equipment;
To assist with the Summer Reading Club as needed;
To carry out other special projects as assigned by the director.
 
Requirements:
Must be a returning secondary or post-secondary student in fall of 2017;
Satisfactory background screening including a vulnerable sector criminal record check;
Must be available to work day, evening, and weekend shifts.
 
You:
Work independently and take initiative;
Are aware of library services and able to prepare and present programs that promote the library and support literacy;
Feel competent in using technology;
Provide excellent customer service; 
Possess effective time management skills.
 
Qualified candidates are invited to apply by Friday, June 2, 2017 at 6 pm with a résumé and cover letter to:
Mary Zazelenchuk
Director
High River Library
909 1 St SW
High River, AB  T1V 1A5
E. maryz@highriverlibrary.ca