*Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications, but in most cases is no higher than the midpoint for range.
NATURE OF WORK:
This position is responsible for coordinating and providing library services to the Evanston community, with an emphasis on Spanish speaking residents, and providing responsive and high quality reference, reader’s advisory and programming services both at the Evanston Public Library and beyond the walls of the library in the community to patrons of all ages.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Specific assignment will include some or all of the following):
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF WORK:
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF WORK:
The ability to work in a primarily active position, with the ability to occasionally use force to exert up to 40 pounds. The ability to lift, carry or otherwise move objects, books, materials, etc. using up to 40 pounds of force frequently, and/or an amount of force constantly to move objects.
The employee is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions:
There are no environmental hazards associated with this classification.
Work is performed under the supervision of the Community Engagement Manager. The individual has contact with other library agencies and staff at all levels, and uses the necessary resources to meet and achieve goals and/or objectives. Work is assigned through specific projects and customer/clientele request. The employee is responsible for prioritizing work tasks, and for identifying and utilizing the appropriate resources to resolve a problem or situation. Work performance is reviewed through observation, completion of projects, status reports, conferences and meetings. Guidance is provided through the City Code, departmental policies, City operating practices and procedures, and other resources as applicable to specific projects assigned. Work is evaluated at least annually, with respect to customer service, problem-solving ability and performance in accordance with this classification standard.
The employee has regular and frequent contact with the general public.
To apply for this position, please apply online at www.cityofevanston.org on or before the closing date.