LIBRARY ASSISTANT IV - Competition #20-13

Posted on September 16, 2020. Region: Cochrane, AB

The Cochrane Public Library is looking for a vibrant, engaged, library loving individual to work as a Library Assistant.

Job Description: The Library Assistant IV provides a full range of customer service with a focus on the planning and delivery of adult &/or children’s programming, along with membership services, information and readers’ services, technical services, general programming and engagement activities in the library and the community, and various other related duties. Among other duties, this position will also be responsible for programs related to use of makerspace and candidates should be comfortable learning and using the related technologies.

Education and Experience Required:
• Undergraduate degree with related programming and customer service experience and/or an equivalent combination of related education and work experience
• Demonstrated experience and skills related to the planning and execution of large programs &/or events is an asset
• Proven ability and willingness to network, build relationships within the community, and seek opportunities for external grants and sponsorships is essential, along with an overall knowledge of the Cochrane and Rocky View County communities are considered assets
• Self-motivated, with strong attention to detail and the ability to stay organized, prioritize, and manage multiple projects and demands simultaneously
• One to two years of customer service experience, previous library experience is preferred
• Fluency in both verbal and written English communication
• Fluency in languages other than English an asset
• Advanced technological literacy skills
• Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check from the Police Service
• Valid Alberta driver’s licence (may be required); ability to satisfy insurance requirements

Schedule: This is a permanent part-time position with 30 set hours per week, to be scheduled as follows:

Sunday OFF
Monday 9am-3pm
Tuesday 10am-4pm
Wednesday 9am-3pm
Thursday 9am-3pm
Friday 9am-3pm
Saturday OFF

Sunday OFF
Monday 9am-3pm
Tuesday 12pm-4pm
Wednesday OFF
Thursday 9am-3pm
Friday 9am-3pm
Saturday 9:30am-6:30pm

Start date: To be determined

Compensation: $20.35 to $21.58 per hour

To Apply: Please apply via email with resume and cover letter to HR Manager

*Subject line of email should include Competition # quoted above
*Please note that only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted

Closing Date: This posting will close at 5pm on Monday, October 5, 2020


405 Railway St. W
Cochrane, AB

Job type: Part-time

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HR Manager