Assistant, Public Service
The Town of Caledon
Caledon, ON
Description

Caledon Public Library is a hub for discovery, innovation and inspiration. We nurture connections, collaboration and creativity and are situated within a dynamic municipality that successfully balances urban, rural and agricultural communities. With six branches that serve as the cornerstones to the community, connecting people to information and each other, we are excited to be on the brink of opening our seventh branch!

We are seeking dynamic, energetic individuals with excellent customer service and public library experience to be a part of the team in this new branch situated in Southfields Village.

The Opportunity (3 Part Time)

Reporting directly to the Branch Manager as a member of the Public Service Team, the Assistant, Public Service 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.

  • Fluency in speaking Punjabi, Hindi or Gujrati is considered an asset.
This position offers an hourly salary range of $27.89/hr - $32.82/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.