• Library Associate

    Posted: 04/27/2021

    The City of High Point's Department/Division Name seeks to fill Library Associate.
    Essential Tasks: 

    • Plans and leads programs, or clubs which include oral presentations, These programs may be virtual or in person and serve the following groups: teens, seniors, special populations.
    • Works the public service desk and provides readers’ advisory service for movies, popular materials and required reading for students.
    • Trains library customers in the use of mobile devices to download eBooks and audiobooks. Training may be spontaneous one on one training or classroom instruction.
    • Uses digital technology and social media for customer instruction, promotion and marketing
    • Uses graphic design skills to produce brochures, flyers and newsletters for the public related to divisional activities.
    • Manages and uses social media for divisional promotion
    • Prepares written reports, press releases and other marketing materials as requested.
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Cover letter and resume with application
    • NC Driver’s License
    • One year of experience in a customer service-related position
    • Advanced computer skills in Microsoft Office
    • Graphic Design experience
    • Ability to lead and facilitate group training or presentations
    • Strong listening and customers service skills
    • In-depth knowledge in both of popular literature and films
    • 40 hours per week. Daily schedule varies between 8-5 and 9-6. One night each week, one full weekend a month.  Must be flexible due to nature of public library service.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Liberal arts
    • One-year experience in position with similar skills or tasks
    • Advanced graphic design ability
    • Knowledge and ability to use social media for marketing and promotion
    Salary: $36,606.09-$46,902.21 Annually with benefits
    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. By closing date of Sunday, May 9, 2021.  The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.