Howard County Library System
 
Customer Service Aide

male volunteer
Position Title: Customer Service Aide

Branch: Central, East Columbia, Elkridge, Glenwood, Miller, Savage

Department: Customer Service

Major Responsibilities: Shelving books and shelf-reading sections to keep them in order, and other tasks as assigned. Possible tasks include: shifting collections and sorting deliveries, and boxing donations.

Training: Training is on the job

Qualifications:
  • Good attention to detail, ability to work independently, and ability to focus on detailed task.
  • Ability to learn how to put materials in alpha/Dewey Decimal order.
  • Physically able to push and pull heavy book carts.
  • Ability to reach top and bottom shelves, bend, and stretch.
  • Willingness to perform a variety of tasks.
  • Respect for diverse lifestyles, cultures, religions, and values.
  • Cooperate with Library staff.

Length of commitment
: Six months

Time Involvement
: Two hours once or twice a week
 
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