Source: https://www.railslibraries.info/jobs/99831

Job Title:  Info Services Advisor

Part Time

Average 22 hours per week including mornings, afternoons, evenings and every fourth weekend.
$16.64/hr to $19.56/hr depending on qualifications.
Position Description: 
Do you love talking about the latest best-seller books?  Do you like tracking down information?  Are you someone who enjoys approaching customers of all ages and cultures and connecting them with their information needs and interests?
Our Info Services team has an opportunity for an avid reader, with a broad knowledge of books, music and movies, to make appropriate recommendations for library customers.   This position involves extensive interaction with the public, to provide customers access to the full range of library services via in-person, online chat, and other modes of delivery.
Advisor will also help develop new way to deliver advisory services to customers online and in the library and will facilitate book discussions and programs for book lovers.
Requirements:
• Positive and friendly customer service attitude in order to excel in Our Culture.
• Strong organizational skills to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
• Proven track record collaborating in a team environment.
• Strong knowledge of popular fiction and nonfiction authors and titles and ability to make recommendations for library customers.
          Include a list of the books you have read in the last year with your letter of interest.
• Candidate will have experience with group facilitation and experience engaging others in conversations with composure and poise.
• Strong writing skills.
          Complete the attached writing sample and submit with your letter of interest.
Skills:
Basic research skills and working knowledge of online resources is required to help customers readily find desired information and materials.
Prefer bilingual candidates or those with experience serving multicultural audiences.
 
Education:
Bachelor degree or equivalent experience required.
Benefits include vacation, sick leave, participation in IMRF pension plan and availability of Roth/457 savings plan.
 Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
Application Contact:  Human Resources Department

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