Library Aide - Trails West

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We are seeking an energetic Library Aide for our Trails West branch, located at 11401 East 23rd Street in Independence, MO. The duties of this position include sorting and accurately shelving Library materials; maintaining the general order and appearance of the Library by straightening shelves and clearing tables; and retrieving Library materials for staff and customers. Requirements include the ability to follow oral and written instructions; attention to detail and ability to perform duties with high level of accuracy; a demonstrated ability to learn Library operations and the Dewey Decimal System; and basic computer skills. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and have completed the ninth grade. Salary: $10.00/hour. 16 hours a week: Tues 4-8 pm; Wed 8:30am-12:30pm; Sat 1:30-5pm; Sun 12:30-5pm. This position closes December 14, 2017 at 5pm. The Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Trails West Branch
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All persons hired for the Kansas City Public Library must pass a background check for criminal records. You must be at least 16 years old and have completed the 9th grade to work at any of our libraries. Unless otherwise specified, we require a completed application, even for positions requesting a resume and/or questionnaire. The Kansas City Public Library is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.