DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This position involves primary responsibility for the efficient operation and maintenance of the circulation desk and public service area of a library. Work is primarily of routine nature and involves the performance of a variety of standardized clerical tasks necessary for the proper organization and distribution of library materials. Detailed instructions are given for new or difficult assignments. Work is performed under direct supervision. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Working knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment as applied to library clerical work; working knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System; working knowledge of library filing and shelving rules; working knowledge of business arithmetic and English; ability to understand and follow oral and written directions; ability to accurately operate an alphanumeric keyboard such as a typewriter or personal computer; ability to write legibly; tact and courtesy in dealing with staff and public.
9/88; 10/97; 12/05
Non-Competitive Class (PT)
Donald B. Smith
County Government Campus
110 Old Route 6, Building 3
Carmel, NY 10512