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Shelver - Grove City Library

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Part Time Year-Round Position


Grove City Library

Circulation Department

Part Time/15 Hour Position

Responsibilities include shelving materials in all areas of the library’s collections; maintaining orderly shelves; retrieving materials from open and storage shelves; other duties as assigned by supervisor.

High school diploma or equivalent.

Flexibility essential.

Days, evenings and weekends required.

Starting salary: $8.10/hour

Applications are available at either Southwest Public Library location, or apply online at


Southwest Public Libraries

3359 Park Street

Grove City, OH 43123

Human Resources Office, 614.875.6716 ext. 158

Open Board Position

The Southwest Public Libraries Board of Trustees is seeking applicants to fill an unexpired term on the Board of Trustees. The term runs through December, 2020. The Board of Trustees oversees library service throughout the South-Western City School District. To be eligible, applicants must be at least 18 years old and be a resident of the South-Western City School District. The Library Board of Trustees will interview applicants and make a recommendation for appointment to the South-Western City Schools Board of Education. Those interested should submit a resume` and/or a letter of application by 5:00 PM, September, 11, 2015 to the following address:


Southwest Public Libraries

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Attn: Mark M. Shaw, Director

3359 Park Street

Grove City, Ohio  43123

Circulation Assistant 20-hr Grove City Library

Title:      CIRCULATION ASSISTANT                                   Department:      CIRCULATION SERVICES

Circulation Assistant (20 Hour) - GROVE CITY LIBRARY 


Classification:     CLERK I


Minimum Qualifications:

  1. High school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Library experience desirable.

Required Competencies:

  1. Ability to perform routine tasks in an efficient manner.
  2. Ability to communicate effectively with staff and patrons.

Physical Demands:

  1. Ability to use keyboard for minimum of two hour shift.
  2. Ability to read titles on shelves and print on CRT screen.
  3. Ability to reach upper and lower shelves while handling items weighing up to ten pounds.
  4. Ability to key board for a minimum of two-hour shifts.
  5. Ability to lift boxes to chest height that weigh up to thirty pounds, and push heavy carts.
  6. Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Essential Functions:

  1. Assists as required with Circulation Services clerical tasks including, but not limited to:  opening and closing routines such as turning lights on/off, securing cash, logging on/off of  terminals; inspection and maintenance of materials and equipment; ordering supplies;  booking meeting room; answering and referring of telephone calls;  public desk duties such as checking in/out of library materials, collecting of fines and fees,  borrower and program registrations,  voter registration, and registrations for Golden Buckeye and Ohio Kids Cards.
  2. Assists customers with use of online catalog; answers directional requests and refers reference questions to Reference, Adult or Youth Services staff.
  3. Pulls reserves and prepares for deliveries.
  4. Assists with training of shelvers as required.
  5. Reads relevant professional literature as assigned.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Salary and Benefits:

Starting Salary:  9.36 per hour


All Personnel - Paid vacation, sick leave (full-time only), personal days, holidays. Public Employees Retirement System.   Paid Medical, Dental,Vison,at single rate for full‑time employees, prorated for employees working 20 hours per week or more.  Optional participation in benefits through Section 125 plan, Deferred Compensation, and Franklin County School Employees Credit .

Updated 8/27/2015

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