Library Technical Assistant

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Library Technical Assistant

Job ID: 221711
Location: Statesboro, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Summary
Henderson Library. The Overnight Shift Supervisor provides efficient, consistent, and courteous service to library customers at the Checkout Desk. This position is scheduled from Sunday-Thursday, rotating between the following shifts:

  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Summer
  • 3 PM - Midnight Summer
  • 11:30 PM - 8:30 AM Regular semester or
  • 11:00 PM - 8:00 am Regular semester

Responsibilities
  • Perform related duties as assigned to support the mission of the University
  • Hire, train and supervise three or more Access Services staff and student assistants
  • Secure Henderson Library by opening and closing the facility and following emergency procedures
  • Provide administrative assistance to visitors by managing the checkout desk
  • Provide administrative assistance to the Department Head by creating a weekly checkout desk schedule and assisting in all departmental projects
  • Maintain routine cash accountability for the department
  • Assist library users with computer equipment, photocopiers, audiovisuals, and other library equipment
  • Load and unload material in ARC and audits ARC bins and maintains inventory for library collection



Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements
  • High school diploma and equivalent

Required Experience
  • Three (3) or more years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Experience
  • Experience working in a library

Proposed Salary
$28,100 - $31,100

Required Documents to Attach
  • Please provide three (3) professional references in the Required Documents to Attach section on your application.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
ABILITIES
  • Consistently exhibit engaging customer service
  • Navigate web access and email with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Proven proficiency with computers including Microsoft Office, Google, email and/or applications as required for specific position
  • Ability to learn and/or adapt to new technology, such as resource sharing management library software

KNOWLEDGE
  • Adhere to University policies and procedures to meet Institutional goals and support University's mission for student success
  • Knowledge of bibliography and organization of print and electronic information

SKILLS
  • Demonstrate commitment to inclusiveness by working well with diverse populations
  • Demonstrate appropriate organizational skills as required for specific position
  • Effective communication (verbal and written), organizational, analytical, problem solving, detail orientation and human relations skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service-centered work ethic
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion

Apply Before Date
December 3, 2020

About Us
Join Our Team at Georgia Southern!

Georgia Southern is a dynamic university with three vibrant campuses in Hinesville, Savannah and Statesboro serving the communities in Southeast Georgia. As a Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution, our world-class scholars instruct about 26,000 students in associate's, bachelors, masters and doctoral level degree programs. Whether you are seeking the charm of a small town, the traditions of a historical/urban destination near the beach or supporting our military service members and their families, Georgia Southern offers its faculty and staff the best of all worlds!

Beyond an ideal location, there is a place for you to work in an exciting environment abounding with opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are steeped in tradition and devoted to academic distinction in teaching, scholarship and service. In 2018 Forbes Magazine listed Georgia Southern, along with 10 other Georgia companies or institutions, as one of America's Best Midsize Employers. Georgia Southern University is passionate about serving our region while preparing our students to be lifelong scholars, leaders, and responsible stewards of their communities and the world.

Contact Information
For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Resources by phone at (912) 478-6947 or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment
  • Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco and Smoke-Free Community.
  • Successful completion of background investigation and legal authorization to work in the US prior to employment.
  • Must be able to perform duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation.

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Georgia Southern University, as determined by Georgia Southern University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Georgia Southern University provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicant for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the America with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-6947.

Other Information
  • Work performed in general library setting
  • May be required to maneuver items weighing up to 25 pounds and access materials and resources throughout the day with or without reasonable accommodation
  • May be required to enter data electronically and read for long periods throughout the day
  • Workweek may occasionally extend beyond 40 hours
  • Must be able to perform duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation

Background Check
Standard

Department Information
3900170101 Library General Operations

Other Information
Believing that diversity, equity, and inclusion contribute to excellence in the workplace and to the quality of the University's academic environment, Georgia Southern University is committed to recruiting and retaining diverse faculty and staff to support, promote, and serve a diverse student body and promote Inclusive Excellence. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, whose work furthers the institution's Inclusive Excellence goals, and who bring to campus varied life experiences, perspectives and backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.


To apply, visit https://careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu/psp/careers/CAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=39000&JobOpeningId=221711&PostingSeq=1





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