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We are looking for a part-time Technical Service Associate Serials & Copy Cataloger!

The Westmont Public Library is seeking a dynamic, detail oriented team player to join our Tech Services team. The Serials & Copy Cataloger will receive and prepare magazines for circulation, maintain serial control records, and enter item records in our ILS, SirsiDynix Symphony.

Duties include coordinating serials collection management in conjunction with the Adult Services department, claiming missing issues and damaged copies to the serials vendor, and ensuring that collections are properly cataloged and processed. This individual may occasionally monitor volunteer activities in the tech services area. This is an excellent opportunity for an LTA or an MLIS student pursuing cataloging!

At WPL we value collaboration and the synergy generated by a positive, friendly environment. A good sense of humor is a must! In addition to departmental responsibilities, staff members have opportunities to participate on committees and represent the library at special events.

The successful candidate must have exemplary communication skills, sufficient computer experience to perform duties quickly and accurately, and be able to set priorities and work independently. Physical qualifications include the ability reach, bend and lift to shelve and retrieve materials.

The position is four days a week for a total of 19.5 hours. Schedule is negotiable but some evenings and weekends may be required. Benefits include vacation time, sick leave, and paid holidays. Starting salary is $11.00/hour.

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and completed Westmont Public Library application by May 5th to Amy Prechel, Head of Access Services, at [email protected]