Mobile Services Assistant – Main

The Tuscarawas County Public Library System is seeking a motivated individual who will assume the role of Mobile Service Assistant at the Main location. 

Position(s):  Mobile Services Assistant – Main 

Status:  20 hours per week 

Salary:  $10.50/hour plus benefits

Qualifications:  High School Diploma or equivalent; job experience and/or equivalent preferred; may be required to load, unload, lift, shelve, transfer and/or transport materials up to 50 lbs including cargo and bookdrop; occasional work with materials weighing more than 50 lbs. may be required

provide own transportation in fulfillment of job duties; be available evenings and weekends.

Job Responsibilities: 

Under the supervision of the Mobile Services Supervisor, the Mobile Services Assistant will perform a variety of library procedures; provide high-quality customer service, programs, and materials to Library clients; and promotes Library service to all customers. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Engages the community and special population groups through multiple delivery methods, programming opportunities, promotional materials, and relevant displays
  • Communicates with and serves as liaison to schools and other community organizations in relation to the on-going mobile services schedule
  • Provides quality circulation, reference, and reader’s advisory service to customers
  • May prepare and coordinate customer collections
  • Monitors mobile service vehicles to ensure they are clean, fueled, well-maintained, and operating properly; notifies supervisor regarding any issues
  • May plan, prepare, present, and/or assist with library programs
  • Provides new customers with information about the Library; promotes Library information, services, and programs
  • Interprets customers’ needs and refers them appropriately

Job Requirements:  

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; listening and interpersonal skills; organizational skills; public speaking skills
  • Computer knowledge including Internet searching, familiar with Microsoft Word, e-mail skills and file management
  • Comfortable with Mobile Technology
    • Tablets, E-readers, Laptops
    • Digital downloads

Interested persons should submit a completed job application along with a letter highlighting skills and experience in relation to this job posting to:

Jennifer Groff
HR Coordinator, Tuscarawas County Public Library System
330.364.4474 ext 239 |
121 Fair Avenue NW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663