Job Title: Circulation Desk Coordinator
Full Time
Hours: 35 hrs/week, typically M-F, some Saturday hours may be required.
Salary: $35,000
Position Description: 

Erikson Institute, a graduate school for child development, early childhood education, and social work located in downtown Chicago, is seeking to hire a circulation desk coordinator for the Edward Neisser Library.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Edward Neisser Library houses a unique collection of approximately 20,000 volumes that support the family and social services, child development and early childhood education curricula at the Institute. We seek an energetic and tech-savvy Circulation Desk Coordinator to join our small and collaborative staff to coordinate the activities at the main service desk in the library.

Duties include hiring, training, and scheduling student library employees, collection maintenance, and operating the circulation, security, and inventory systems at use in the library. Reporting to the Library Director, the Circulation Desk Coordinator will also coordinate the processing of required course materials and copyright payments, and assist in processing interlibrary loan requests. Other duties as assigned; some evenings and weekends may be required.

• Evidence of strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
• Flexibility appropriate for a dynamic, collaborative work setting
• Enthusiasm for working with diverse groups of people in a user-focused library setting

• Associate’s degree or equivalent
• Subject background in Education, Psychology, Human Development, or Social Work.
• 2 or more years of related experience in a higher education or library setting
• Supervisory experience

To Apply:
Please email cover letter and resume to

Erikson Institute
Attn: Library Search
451 North LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Absolutely NO phone inquiries accepted.

Deadline: Sep 28, 2015
Application Contact: Karen Janke, Library Director
Apply To: 
Erikson Institute

451 N LA SALLE DR Neisser Library

Chicago, IL 60654-4510