Job Title: Library Technician – Cataloging and Circulation

Deadline: open until filled; review of applications starts March 27.

Description: The Camden Public Library, a beautiful and unique library on the coast of Maine, is seeking the right person with both cataloging and customer service skills for the position of Library Technician – Cataloging and Circulation. This is a full-time, non-exempt position with benefits. Saturday OR Sunday work (not both) and one evening per week are required. A generous benefits package includes: paid vacation, personal and sick time, health and life insurance, and 401K retirement plan.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Catalogs all library materials, physical and digital, to the standards required by the Minerva consortium, and maintains bibliographic records in the library’s Sierra database.
  • Serves customers directly at the Circulation Desk; checks in and checks out library materials; assists customers in the search and retrieval of information through print and electronic resources, etc.
  • Answers information requests received in person or utilizing a variety of print and online reference sources.
  • Assists customers with technical support in the use of the Library’s computers.
  • Provides reader’s advisory.
  • Places and fills interlibrary loan requests.
  • Shelves library materials
  • Answers the telephone.

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to the Director, Nikki Maounis: nmaounis@librarycamden.org

Salary: $21 – $25 per hour DOQ

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