Job no: 492739
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
The incumbent will support the mission of the Circulation Department by coordinating activities related to USM-AI intercampus borrowing. Specific duties include: satisfying book requests using a quick and efficient workflow of shipping and receiving items; using an automated system to process library transactions; performing stacks maintenance; providing support to library patrons needing assistance with library resources and equipment, printing, and basic research help; performing security duties; opening, closing and patrolling the building; applying measures to prevent theft of library materials; performing other duties as assigned. The incumbent is expected to provide excellent customer service and contribute to departmental goals. Work Schedule is Sunday to Thursday 4:00 p.m. -12:30 a.m.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a High School Diploma or GED and at least two years of experience directly related to the primary duties of the position.
Experience in customer service environment serving a diverse population, with preference given to experience in a library’s circulation or stacks department;
Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills;
Ability to provide guidance and instructions to student assistants and to organize work to meet conflicting demands while maintaining careful attention to detail;
Demonstrated ability to work independently, to work cooperatively on a team, and to exercise initiative in applying rules, procedures and instructions.
Closing Date: September 27, 2018
Pay Range 7 (starting at $31,867) based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program
Hours:Sunday to Thursday 4:00 p.m. -12:30 a.m.
Equal Opportunity Statement:
UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Work Authorization As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Advertised: 27 Aug 2018 09:00 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 27 Sep 2018