Reporting directly to the Branch Manager as a member of the Public Service Team, the Public Service Assistant is responsible for the day to day provision of borrower services. These individuals are also responsible for creating a welcoming and inclusive library environment and will be the library ambassadors in a newly created branch in a new and developing area within Caledon.
The Ideal Candidate
We are seeking individuals with training and knowledge in the above, acquired through the completion of a Grade 12 education. Additional post-secondary coursework in public librarianship would be an asset. Our ideal candidates have a minimum one year library experience, preferable in a public library and 2 years in a customer-focused setting. We are seeking people with excellent communication and customer service skills as well as superior interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively in a team environment and foster effective working relationships.
Ability to speak, read and write Punjabi, Hindi or Gujarati would be an asset.
This position offers a starting wage of $28.37/hr.
Satisfactory passing of a vulnerable sector check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.
The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. If your application requires accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.