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CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT MANAGER

Do you enjoy providing top rated customer service? Do you want to be part of an all-star team that is providing a valuable resource to the community? We have an opening for Children’s Manager at the Cuyahoga Falls Library. The position is full-time 37.5 per week and is exempt. 

The Cuyahoga Falls Library mission is to connect people with the world of ideas, information, and imagination by providing access and professional guidance to resources that inform, entertain and enrich.

This position assists in accomplishing that mission by:

  • Managing the Staff in the Children’s departments.
  • Coordinating Children’s programming (in-person, virtual and hybrid) to meet the needs of the community.
  • Coordinating collection development for an inviting, popular collection in the Children’s departments.
  • Monitoring and achieving efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of the department’s service.
  • Supervise, train, develop, and evaluate staff.
  • Collaborate with schools, agencies, and community groups regarding the Children’s department offerings

Education/Experience

  • ALA Accredited Masters of Library and Information Science required.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.

Essential Functions of the Position

  • Ability to lead, delegate, and multi-task effectively.
  • Enthusiastic about excellent customer service for internal and external customers.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Cooperative, flexible, reliable, optimistic, and positive attitude.
  • Ability to provide efficient and effective work and desk schedules.
  • Plans and leads efficient and effective department meetings.

Core Competencies

  • Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Problem Solving
  • Delegation
  • Project Management
  • Emergency Preparedness

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work vary by schedule. Evening and weekend work will be required as schedule demands.

We are a busy, suburban library looking for an energetic, creative, self-motivated, flexible team member with a passionate commitment to customer service to all customers.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $40,000.00 - $49,000.00 per year

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity email: ewuest@cuyahogafallslibrary.org or mail to: Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 Third Street, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221 with a cover letter and application.


CIRCULATION CLERK - PART-TIME

Do you enjoy providing top rated customer service? Do you want to be part of an all-star team that is providing a valuable resource to the community?    We have an opening for one part-time Circulation Clerks at the Cuyahoga Falls Library.   The part-time position is scheduled 20-28 hours per week plus some benefits.   The pay is $9.86/hour.

Our Circulation Clerk’s provides excellent customer service, quickly and accurately checking items out and checking them in for library customers.  Other responsibilities include processing and updating confidential customer records; operating and maintaining equipment, including computers, printers, cash registers, security devices, etc.; moving and handling all types of library materials; other duties as assigned.

Some of the job responsibilities are:

  • Ability to work competently, courteously, and cheerfully with the public and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues
  • General computer skills
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Clerical skills, including keyboarding
  • Ability to stand at public service counter for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and move books and other library material, transporting materials using a book truck and/or book bin
  • Ability to efficiently use a cash register and other business equipment
  • Familiarity with Windows and other basic computer software
  • Detail-oriented, flexible, enthusiastic
  • Dependable, conscientious, self-motivated
  • High School graduate or equivalent experience and training

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity email: ewuest@cuyahogafallslibrary.org or mail to: Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 Third Street, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221 with a cover letter and application.

 

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