The Elyria Public Library System is currently hiring for:

Maintenance II – 40 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Department: Various locations
Initial Assignment: Central- with requirement to travel to various locations
Immediate Supervisor: Facilities Manager
Positions Supervised: None
Position effective: Immediately
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under general supervision, this combined position is responsible for the cleaning, custodial, grounds maintenance, building maintenance and delivery duties for the library facilities.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • Knowledge of housekeeping procedures and techniques
  • • Knowledge of building and grounds maintenance.
  • • Ability to organize, prioritize and coordinate various maintenance tasks.
  • • Ability to perform delivery duties.
  • • Ability to perform the physical activities associated with this job including the strength to regularly lift and move materials weighing more than 75 lbs.
  • • Carrying materials and delivery items up and down steps.
  • • High school diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record and proof of insurance are required. Must meet insurability requirements of the Library’s insurance provider to operate library-supplied vehicle. Access to reliable transportation for travel among branches.
Hours:40 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $10.47 per hour
Current rate for a lateral move.
Apply to HR Coordinator at: apply@elyrialibrary.org
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Assistant Librarian - WR – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Immediate Supervisor: Adult Services Manager
Positions Supervised: None
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a variety of paraprofessional library services in conjunction with fulfilling the educational, recreational and informational needs of the community. Promotes library services to the community.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • Advocate for STEM resources.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons on the selection, organization and interpretation of library materials
  • • Excellent customer service skills.
  • • Interpersonal skills and ability to communicate properly with the patrons, co-workers and the managers of the library.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons on the selection, organization and interpretation of library materials.
  • • Assist in the implementation of programs both in the library and in the community under the direction of the System Coordinator or Department Manager.
  • • Assist in creating and distributing appropriate promotional materials.
  • • Bachelor’s Degree
  • • Work attendance will be considered.
Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $13.78 per hour
Current rate applies for a lateral move.
Apply to HR Coordinator at apply@elyrialibrary.org
No phone calls please.
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Assistant Librarian - KL – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Immediate Supervisor: Small Branch Manager
Positions Supervised: None
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a variety of paraprofessional library services in conjunction with fulfilling the educational, recreational and informational needs of the small branch community. Promotes library services to the small branch community.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • • With required direction of the Small Branch Manager, provide programs and reference service for all age groups: pre-teen, children, teens, adults and seniors.
  • • Advocate for STEM resources.
  • • Excellent customer service skills.
  • • Interpersonal skills and ability to communicate properly with the patrons, co-workers and the managers of the library.
  • • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • • Assist patrons on the selection, organization and interpretation of library materials.
  • • Assist in the implementation of programs both in the library and in the community under the direction of the Small Branch Manager.
  • • Assist in creating and distributing appropriate promotional materials.
  • • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • • Work attendance will be considered.
Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: $13.78 per hour
Current rate applies for a lateral move.
Apply to HR Coordinator at apply@elyrialibrary.org
No phone calls please.
Click here for Full Job Description
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Deputy Fiscal Officer – 40 hours full time

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Department: Central Library
Immediate Supervisor: Fiscal Officer
Positions Supervised: None
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direction of the Fiscal Officer, the Deputy Fiscal Officer will perform a variety of duties as related to the Fiscal Office, including Library accounting, payroll, purchase orders, daily cash receipts, processing payment vouchers, all month end closing, and general operations of the Fiscal Office
QUALIFICATIONS:
Associates degree in accounting or business administration or related field or the equivalent, combination of a minimum (5) years’ experience and training which has provided knowledge, skills and ability to perform the job requirements. Public accounting knowledge as well as CMI software would be helpful. Proficiency in Excel and Word and related office programs is necessary. Bonding is a requirement, along with a background check. Job related references are required.
Hours: 40 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
Pay rate: Hourly rate commensurate with experience.
Submit current resume and cover letter to apply@elyrialibrary.org
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No phone calls please.
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Librarian – 20 hours

ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
Department: Central Library
Immediate Supervisor: Department Manager
Positions Supervised: None
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs a variety of advanced and complex professional library services and programming for adults, seniors and families in conjunction with fulfilling the educational, recreational and informational needs of the community. Promotes library services to the community through outreach and education. Engage patrons in STEM learning experiences.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience incorporating STEM materials in library programs.
  • Advocate for STEM resources.
  • Answer a variety of routine and complex reference questions by phone, in person, by written or electronic communication.
  • Assist patrons in the use of library collections through reference interviews, literature searches and instruction in the use of appropriate reference materials in print and online.
  • Design and implement programs both in the library and in the community under the direction of the Adult Services Manager.
  • Create and distribute appropriate promotional materials.
  • Selection and weeding of library materials; evaluate collections, allocate and control materials budgets as assigned; collection development.
  • Perform simple repair of materials as needed.
  • Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited school.
  • Work attendance will be considered.
  • Hours: 20 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
    Pay rate: $16.62 per hour
    Submit current resume and cover letter to apply@elyrialibrary.org
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    No phone calls please.
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    Head Page – 40 hours

    ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
    EXTERNAL POSITION POSTING
    Department: Central Library
    Immediate Supervisor: Department Manager
    Positions Supervised: None
    Position Effective 6/21/2019
    FLSA Status: Non-exempt
    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Work at the circulation desk when needed.
  • Sort and deliver the daily mail.
  • Sort and shelve books and other library materials.
  • Ensure maintenance of shelves, shift and straighten materials as needed.
  • Clear work tables of unused items.
  • Package materials for delivery to other libraries.
  • Retrieve storage materials upon request. Retrieve materials for patrons upon request.
  • Assist with daily opening and closing of the library on weekends and when Maintenance staffs are not working.
  • QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • One to two years of related work experience.
  • Effective verbal and written communication with a variety of individuals.
  • Ability to arrange items into alphanumeric and/or subject order.
  • Establishing and maintaining good customer relations with internal and/or external “customers”.
  • Recognize and set priorities, multi-task and maintain professional demeanor in stressful situations.
  • Use of general office equipment.
  • Work attendance will be considered
  • Hours: 40 hours per week, including evenings & weekends
    Pay rate: $9.95 per hour
    Submit current resume and cover letter to apply@elyrialibrary.org
    Click here for Full Job Description
    No phone calls please.
    EOE Drug Free Workplace