JOB: On-call Adult & Children’s Reference Librarians, Mill Valley Public Library, Mill Valley

The Mill Valley Public Library is looking for industrious self-starters to work part-time at the Adult Reference desk and the Children’s desk. We are seeking high-energy, service-oriented individuals who are excited about working with the public. Applicants should be available to work weekend and evening hours and have the flexibility to work additional hours when needed.

There is also the possibility to gain diverse, cross-departmental experience in a public library. The ideal candidate will be a quick-study interested in gaining a broad base of skills and experiences. Additional qualities that will be important to succeed in this environment include creativity, a love of reading, self-directed behavior, openness to change, and the ability to quickly learn new responsibilities. The Library values an open, innovative environment. It is committed to providing exceptional service to its patrons, and its employees embrace this philosophy. Candidates who share in this philosophy are encouraged to apply.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
A strong desire to serve the public and excellent customer service instincts.
Ability to work cooperatively with library staff.
Excellent attention to detail.
A very flexible schedule.
Ability to learn new procedures and follow written and oral instructions.
Strong tech skills.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL:
Be working toward, or have a Master’s in Library Science (MLS or MLIS).
Have knowledge of Innovative or other integrated library automation system.
An interest in and knowledge of Children’s and Adult literature.

Compensation: $23.48 – $32.73 per hour

Additional details and application instructions available online.

Open until filled.