Casual Circulation Clerk

Trail District Public Library
Posted 4 months ago

Job Description

Closing Date: February 4th, 2022

Resume with cover letter and references can be submitted by email to the Library Director, Samantha Murphy at

Job Description: The Trail & District Public Library is seeking qualified applicants for a casual Circulation Clerk. Duties include: providing excellent customer service, full range of circulation desk procedures, compiling statistics, answering phones, social media posts and any clerical work in the library supporting services and our patron’s. Clerks are required to demonstrate use of equipment to patrons; catalog, computers, copier, etc. Digital literacy skills are an asset for this position. This position reports to the Library Director.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

· Knowledge of library clerical procedures and practices

· Excellent communication and customer service skills

· Good knowledge of the English language; spelling, grammar, and punctuation

· Typing skills and the ability to do data entry using excel

· Considerable ability to pay attention to detail

· Handles routine complaints and answers a variety of questions at the circulation desk

· Experience with Canva and Library Aware would be an asset

Previous library experience is an asset but not necessary.

Hours: There are 4 regular weekly scheduled hours for this position. Additional hours are on call and may include evenings and weekends. Applicants must have a flexible work schedule.

Wages: Wages are in accordance with the CUPE Local 2087 Collective Agreement.

Contact Information: Trail & District Public Library, 1505 Bay Ave, Trail BC, V1R 4B2

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