Job Posting: Adult Services Specialist

Anderson Public Library is seeking an Adult Services Specialist to join our team.  Our mission: Inspiring Curiosity; Fueling Imagination; Building Community. 

Full Description:

The Adult Services Specialist is responsible for providing direct library service to people of all ages, with a focus on adults.

  • Answers library user’s reference and reader’s advisory questions, in person and on the telephone, using a variety of formats.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of the Library’s collections, eMaterials, available services, and trends in library services for people of all ages with a focus on adults.
  • Develops, plans and conducts a variety of innovative programs for adult and intergenerational audiences in the library. 
KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE: 
  • Quickly learn and apply fundamental library procedures, methods, and techniques after orientation and training.
  • Must have working knowledge of current Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office products and navigation of the Internet.
  • Some knowledge of or ability to quickly learn and follow standard library procedures.
  • Experience and desire to work with people from diverse backgrounds.    
  • Acts with the customer in mind using information gained from interacting with the customers. Meets the expectations and requirements of external and internal customers.
ESSENTIAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE: 
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent organization skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to multi-task 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: 

Education: High School Diploma 

This is a part-time position that requires some evenings and weekends.  

Salary:  $13.00 per hour with some benefits.  

The library is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

How to Apply

Download and fill out the application below. Submit your completed application along with your resume and cover letter to Library Director Demaris Hill, by email at dhill@andersonpubliclibrary.org, or by mail to:

  • Anderson Public Library
  • ATTN: Demaris Hill
  • 114 N. Main St.
  • Lawrenceburg, KY 40342