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 JOB POSTING

The Goodnow Library is accepting applications the position of Library Page. This is a non-benefited position, averaging 9 hours per week, including nights and weekend hours. The ability to quickly and accurately sort alphabetically and numerically is required. This position requires physical abilities that relate to the handling of library materials, such as lifting, bending, stooping, reaching, carrying, and walking up and down stairs. Must be able to lift and carry library materials weighing up to 40 lbs. 

Applications are available at the Goodnow Library, and on the website: www.sudbury.ma.us/departments/HR/doc2587/EmploymentApplicationRev6-2011.pdf


Please turn in your application at the Goodnow Library, located at 21 Concord Road, Sudbury, MA.

Typical duties:

Under direct supervision, performs routine, repetitive, manual work in connection with the use and maintenance of library resources. Depending upon the area assigned: shelves, sorts, shifts, and files library materials following established procedures; bringsdamaged materials to the attention of higher level library personnel; organizes returned materials; maintains shelved materials in proper order; delivers library materials to appropriate locations; clears tables and other library areas of materials, returning them to their proper locations; straightens seating areas; picks up litter and discarded materials throughout the library; usescomputer to perform simple clerical tasks; and performs other related duties as assigned.

Performs physical tasks, such as lifting, bending, stooping, reaching, carrying, and walking up and down stairs. Must be able to lift and carry library materials weighing up to 40 lbs. Must be able to perform all the essential functions of the job assignment. Required to work evenings and weekends.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum age: 16 years at the time of application. Completion of the tenth grade and no experience required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Working knowledge of proper English usage in oral and written form. Satisfactory ability to: understand and carry out written and oral instructions, recognize and report significant problems to the appropriate supervisor(s); perform a variety of work with frequent change; do repetitive work; perform duties accurately andneatly; learn and apply principles of filing systems; establish and maintain good working relationships with others.

Salary:$8.64/hr.

Monday, July 30, 2012

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