Substitute Bookmobile Driver/ PT Library Clerk

Posted: 09/11/2022

WOODBURY COUNTY
invites applications for the position of:

Substitute Bookmobile Driver/ PT Library Clerk

SALARY: $14.25 Hourly
DEPARTMENT: County Library
OPENING DATE: 06/17/22
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
ENTRY SALARY:  $14.25 /hour (15-20 hours per week not to exceed 48 hours monthly)(requires class D-3 license)

Responsible for driving and mechanical maintenance of Bookmobile, washing outside, vacuuming and dusting interior of the Bookmobile. Responsible for the efficient, effective performance of a variety of designated clerical duties for the Woodbury County Library, including reports; maintenance of records; shelving responsibilities of books and magazines and reports on the Bookmobile; general assistance to the public and patrons.

DUTIES:
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
The following duties are typical for this position.   These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned.
Assist in preparing and helping load and unload boxes of books to be distributed through the Bookmobile.
Performs a variety of library related general office duties including typing, filing, preparation of circulation counts and reports, record-keeping, webpage updates, efficient processing of books and other library material, assist in the repair of damaged library materials and basic bookkeeping work which is shared with the other Library Clerks, under the direction of the Library Director.
Assist other Library Clerks on the Bookmobile and in the main library or in the branch libraries, deposits, and schools in loading, shelving, filing, selecting, and checking out books and other library materials to county residents, patrons, teachers, and students.
Assist patrons in the library and on the bookmobile in selecting and locating library materials and books in a helpful and courteous manner.
Assist with story time activities, summer reading and other library programs.
Prepares overdue notices to be sent to patrons who are delinquent in the return of borrowed books and materials from the library and bookmobile.
Performs a variety of minor janitorial duties which are shared by the library staff such as sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, snow shoveling, and cleaning of bathrooms when needed.
Is able and willing to carry boxes of books averaging 50 (fifty) pounds to and from the bookmobile to schools and libraries.
Is willing to work alternate Saturdays and approximately fifteen to twenty hours per week (48 hrs. monthly) depending on the bookmobile schedule throughout the school year and summer hours which are adjusted to summer reading programs, story time activities, and the bookmobile schedule.
Performs various duties requiring skills and abilities related to general library and office work such as use of a copier, fax machine, computer, and typewriter as assigned by the Library Director.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Class D-3 License
Knowledge of general office equipment operation
Knowledge of County Library procedures and classification methods
Knowledge of County Library collections and materials (and/or willingness to learn)
Ability to courteously communicate with others
Desire to learn library and bookmobile procedures and methods. 

ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH THE APPLICATION OTHERWISE THE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE FORWARDED.

A completed County application form and an attached a copy of a current Iowa Class D-3 Driver’s License are required.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: 
4:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 28, 2022 or until position filled.   

Woodbury County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will consider reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the Employer.
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.woodburycountyiowa.gov

620 Douglas Street Rm 701
Sioux City, IA 51101
712-279-6480

Position #2022-00034
SUBSTITUTE BOOKMOBILE DRIVER/ PT LIBRARY CLERK
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