Hiring Part Time Clerk

The Grimes Public Library is currently seeking an enthusiastic, customer service oriented individual to fill the position of permanent part time clerk for an average of eight hours per week. The qualified candidate is detail oriented and well organized, adapts well to a changing environment, enjoys working with the public, and has above average computer skills.

Typical job duties for this position include assisting the public with questions, sorting and checking materials in and out, using library equipment related to gaming, faxing, scanning, etc., assisting the public with public computers and current technology, and handling financial transactions with patrons.

Minimum requirements for this position include a high school diploma or GED and at least one year of experience working with the public. Preferred requirements include some college and prior library experience.

The qualified candidate will have basic knowledge of libraries and the Dewey Decimal System, knowledge of databases and online library systems, excellent customer service skills, including an ability to be pleasant and sincere when talking to members of the public.

Applications can be submitted to Jill Fisher at jill@grimes.lib.ia.us.

Employment Application 2016