Reference and Instruction Librarian – Monroeville Public Library

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The Monroeville Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic, customer-service-oriented individual to fill a part-time Reference and instruction position (25-29 hrs/ week).

The Reference and Instruction Librarian will perform information services to the general public. This includes assisting the public with finding library materials, instructing patrons on how to use informational tools and technology, providing reader’s advisory service, and providing reference and research assistance.

This work involves assisting patrons with finding information and in using library materials, equipment, and computers programs when needed. This position will include covering the Reference Desk and tutoring patrons in computer and gadget usage both in and outside the Library.

Work will include updating of library records, processing of materials, shelving, the use of the computer system, and the weeding and replacement of materials. Employee will assist with programing and outreach when required. This employee will also perform other related work as assigned.

General computer skills required, Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s Degree in Library Science or Library and Information Science from a graduate library program accredited by the American Library Association preferred, some education or library experience preferred, and knowledge of computer systems and “gadget” technology (iPads, e-readers, etc.).

PA State Police Criminal record check, PA Child Abuse History clearance and FBI fingerprints are required to begin work.

Monroeville Residency is required within one year – no exceptions.

Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $15.30 /hour
Preferred education: MLS or MLIS
Resumes may be emailed to henlinen@einetwork.net on or before April 14th .