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Children's Librarian


City of Lake Mills, Lake Mills Public Library
Lake Mills, IA
Part Time


Position Duties / Responsibilities
CITY OF LAKE MILLS
JOB DESCRIPTION
Name: ________________________                     Department: Library
Title: Children’s Librarian                        FLSA: Non-Exempt
Date:                                     Reports to: Library Director
PURPOSE OF POSITION
Under specific direction of Library Director, performs library tasks.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties are normal for this position. They are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Develops and administers children and young adult programming. Compiles lists to give to library director of children and young adult material to order.
Assists patrons in a friendly and pleasant manner; checks library materials in and out to patrons using library software; instructs patrons on the use of computers and internet; processes inter-library loan materials; shelves books.
Familiarizes themselves with the duties of the director so they can assume those duties when the director is ill or on vacation.
Attends regional and state workshops, classes and meetings.
MINIMUM PHYSICAL AND MENTAL ABILITIES
REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Physical Requirements
Requires the ability to see and hear within normal range with or without corrective devices. Requires manual dexterity involving use of fingers and hands to grasp small objects (paper, books, etc.) and use of arms, legs, feet and body torso to walk. Must be able to lift and carry objects up to 20 lbs.
Cognitive Demands
Must be able to use office equipment including, computer, word processor, typewriter, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, etc.
Language Ability & Interpersonal Communication
Ability to interact with the public and staff in a calm and helpful manner.
Environmental Adaptability
Likelihood of personal injury as a result of environmental occupational hazards would be very slight due to the professional nature of work performed.
I have carefully read and understand the contents of this job description. I understand the responsibilities, requirements and duties expected of me. I understand that this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this list is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, the Employer reserves the right to revise the functions and duties of the job or to require that additional or different tasks be performed as directed by the Employer. I understand that I may be required to work overtime, different shifts or hours outside the normally defined workday or workweek. I also understand that this job description does not constitute a contract of employment nor alter my status as an at-will employee. I have the right to terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, and the Employer has a similar right.
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Date Employee's Signature
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Date President, Lake Mills Library Board
of Trustees
The City of Lake Mills is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages perspective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the Employer.

For more information or to apply, please contact Jaci Olson:

Jacqueline Olson | Director
Lake Mills Public Library | 102 S Lake St | Lake Mills, IA 50450
641-592-0092 | librarydirector@wctatel.net