Cornell University Library seeks a Senior Circulation Assistant. Under the direction of the Administrative Supervisor, the Senior Circulation Assistant provides circulation, information, and basic reference services at the Olin and Uris access services desks or at other libraries as needed.
Responsible for processing course reserves, library-to-library items, faculty office delivery requests and scanning for electronic document delivery. Supports the maintenance of library security by making rounds to ensure proper study conditions, assists with the closing routines, and responds to exit gate and fire alarms. Provides backup support for the supervisors, assisting with emergency situations.
This is a part-time, 24 hours per week, benefits-eligible, 12 month position. Hours: Saturday, Sunday and Monday 10:00 am to 6:30 pm. Hours will adjust during summer and may change with the needs of the library.
1-2 years of customer service work experience
Organizational ability and aptitude for detailed work
Experience with computers
Ability to work effectively with a diverse population in a busy public services setting
Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
Academic library experience
Typically lifts 10-20 lbs
Normal visual concentration
Limited exposure to hazards
Please submit a cover letter and resume with your application, following the instructions below. Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position.
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