Circulation Technician

Circulation Technician

Jerome Public Library 

The following position is now available:

Circulation Technician

The City of Jerome is a dynamic organization which positively affects our citizens every day. Every position within the City is expected to be a leader within our organization, as well as in our community. Responsible for all duties required at the circulation desk.  This full-time position works a varied schedule including some evenings until 7:00 pm and some Saturdays.

Acceptable Education and Experience
• High school diploma or GED.
• One to three years customer service experience.
• One to two years library experience preferred.

Special Qualifications
• Bilingual skills in English/Spanish required.

Examples of Work (Illustrative Only) Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for front desk duties.
• Assists patrons in using the online library catalog and locating library materials.
• Schedules requested use of the meeting rooms.
• Provides immediate assistance to patrons.
• Checks in library returned library materials.
• Answers telephone calls promptly and provide information or assist callers as appropriate.
• Handles patron inquiries concerning overdue fines and lost material fees.
• Monitors the use of public computers and assist with technical concerns and questions.
• Manages computer reservations and assist patrons accessing emails, websites, performing job searches and building resumes.
• Oversees the use of the automated circulation system.
• Assists the Library Director with the overdue process by making the initial contact for overdue items.
• Collects and records fines; maintains and updates confidential patron record.
• Inputs data into the computer; such as new patron cards, library items, etc.
• Provides patrons with information about programs and services.
• Assists with the creation of library displays.

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Pay rate: $10.59 - $13.23

Position Close Date: September 8, 2017


Linda Mecham

Jerome Public Library Director

(208) 324-5427 x115


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