Starting Salary: $40,657
Pay Grade: P35
Current Pasco County Employees: Please refer to the Personnel Policy & Procedure Manual for starting salary information.
Department: Library Services
General Description: Professional library work responsible for providing reference, reader's advisory, programming and outreach services for youth and young adults in the County library system.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE/RECOVERY ACTIVITIES: All employees will be required to work before, during or after an emergency. During an emergency, employees may temporarily be assigned to work and perform duties outside the normal scope of their position, location and work schedule to fit the needs of the County and its citizens.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Receives requests for information. Assists citizens with in-person, telephone, and online inquiries. Resolves questions and problems. Provides reference and readers advisory services to children, teens and adults. Provides bibliographic instruction, including the automated library system and all other technologies, to patrons, volunteers, and visiting groups. Consults and works with branch manager on hiring, training, directing, and evaluating work of branch staff. May serve as lead supervisor in branch manager's absence or as directed. Develops and implements library programming and outreach for children and teens. Coordinates with schools and other agencies to provide in-library tours. Assists with collection development by recommending titles, authors, subjects and genres. Performs collection management functions per established guidelines. Designs and presents storytimes and book talks in the library and in outreach locations, including schools, daycare centers, parks and recreation centers, and other agencies. Coordinates the Summer Reading Program and teen volunteer program. Maintains records and statistics. Participates in training and continuing education.
Performs related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects. May use a handling device (dolly, cart, etc.) or work with another team member to lift and/or move excessively heavy objects. Job requires extended periods of walking, standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and reaching. Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written, and visual communication.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Must possess a Master's Degree in Library Science from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association or must be in the last semester and receive degree within 6 months.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS: Possession of a valid driver's license.
ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE: Pasco County BOCC is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida law.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., Chapter SSA-7, Pasco County BCC provides to Veterans, that preference in appointment will be given to preference-eligible applicants.
Physical address where the job position is located.
TO BE CONSIDERED, YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE AT PASCOCOUNTYFL.NET