Library Clerk/Part-Time

Job description

Category:: Other
Department:: Library
Locations:: Poughkeepsie, NY
Posted:: Jul 10, 2019
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Part-time

About Dutchess Community College:

Located in the heart of New York's beautiful and historic mid-Hudson Valley, just 90 minutes north of New York City, DCC is part of the State University of New York, the largest comprehensive public higher education system in the country. A winner of the 2015 HEED Award for inclusiveness, DCC is dedicated to respecting individuality, embracing diversity and partnering with the community to achieve shared goals. The College welcomes applications from faculty and staff who share and are anxious to support the institution's values of Excellence, Access, Diversity, Collaboration and Accountability, and who are passionate about engaging with both students and the community.

Job Description:

Dutchess Community College is seeking to hire a part-time library clerk to work 17 ½ hours per week in the Library. This is a civil-service part-time position is responsible for the performance of clerical support functions in a library. This position would be expected to serve patrons of the library at the circulation desk using the library's automated system. In addition, employees would be required to perform the following functions: following written directions in a procedure manual, processing and shelving library materials, typing and filling, data entry, answering inquiries from library patrons, operating copiers and printers, and maintaining various records related to library operations and keeping various logs and records related to library usage.


  • Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and one year of full-time clerical work experience which involved public content;
  • Library experience is a plus;
  • The ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel is a plus;
  • Must be able to work from Monday - Friday, 3 ½ hours each day for a total of 17 ½ hours a week.




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Job No:
Posted: 7/16/2019
Application Due: 8/29/2019
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