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ADULT SERVICES ASSISTANT
CASE MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Part-time union position, 29.5 hours, includes vacation and prorated sick time. Salary $13.54/hr. Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Library Science or a Bachelor’s Degree supplemented by graduate level courses that will lead to an MLS. Duties include reference service, computer assistance, and processing interlibrary loans. Interested candidates should have strong technology and customer service skills. Job description following. Please send a cover letter and resume with three professional references to James M. Zeoli, First Selectman c/o Town Hall, 617 Orange Center Road, Orange, CT 06477 or by email to jzeoli@orange-ct.gov by Friday, February 7, 2014. EOE

Job Description:

CASE MEMORIAL LIBRARY
ADULT SERVICES ASSISTANT

OBJECTIVE

Works directly with the public to provide library service to adults, teens, and children.

FUNCTIONS

Works under the general direction and supervision of the Head of Reference and Adult Services or other designated supervisor.

  • Performs all circulation tasks and serves on the public service desks. 
  • Assists patrons with reference and reader’s advisory service in person, on the telephone, and electronically.
  • Assists and instructs patrons in the use of library materials and technology including the public access catalog, public computers, digital resources, electronic devices, and the Internet. 
  • Processes Interlibrary Loan materials.
  • Assists with programming for adults and teens including summer reading activities and special events. 
  • Participates in collection development activities as assigned.
  • Assists in the preparation of bibliographies, bulletin boards and displays.  
  • Assists in preparation of department statistics and reports. 
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.                                                                                            

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES 

  • Strong public service attitude and knowledge of the principles and practices of library service.
  • Knowledge of adult and teen materials.
  • Familiarity with digital technology, mobile devices and social media.
  • Working knowledge of office computer applications and applications for library services. 
  • Ability and willingness to acquire new computer and technology skills as necessary.
  • Ability to work harmoniously with patrons of all ages and members of the library staff. 
  • Ability to deal with multiple and extra unexpected tasks and patrons simultaneously.
  • Initiative, creativity, flexibility, resourcefulness and good judgment. 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT OPERATION

This position requires use of standard office equipment, including, but not limited to: computers and peripherals; network printers; typewriters; fax machines; photocopiers; and telephone systems.

REQUIRED PHYSICAL EFFORT/MENTAL ABILITY

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required: to push and pull loaded book trucks weighing up to 200 pounds; to frequently stand, walk, stoop, bend, reach and grasp, kneel or crouch, and sit, with frequent change of positions; to regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds; and to cover large distances and walk quickly to retrieve materials, including use of stairs.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution or a Bachelor’s Degree supplemented by graduate level courses that will lead to an MLS. This is a part-time, 29.5 hours/week position, $13.54/hour, and includes a Friday/Saturday rotation and some evening hours.

This job description is for identification and administrative purposes only. It is not intended
to be a complete statement of all duties, which may be assigned by the supervisor according to
varying needs.


TOWN OF ORANGE
NURSE

Orange Visiting Nurse Association is seeking a full-time primary care nurse with current experience in home health to provide case management to clients in Orange, Milford, West Haven and Woodbridge.  Applicants should have current homecare experience, knowledge of OASIS C, knowledge of point of care/Allscripts computer software a strong plus. Knowledgeable about state and federal regulations for home health agencies.

Orange Visiting Nurse Association is a nationally accredited and state licensed home care agency.   Submit resume by email to judy benson, RN,BSN/Administrator at jbenson@orange-ct.gov.  EOE


Orange Visiting Nurse Association

On Call Nurse For Weekends Needed

RN with current homecare experience.  
Knowledge of Allscripts preferred or experience with another point of care program.
Please email resume to jbenson@orange-CT.gov or fax to 203-891-2169.
Equal Opportunity Employer