Careers at UAPL

Looking for a rewarding position where you can learn and grow? The Upper Arlington Public Library seeks enthusiastic, service-oriented individuals to join our library team.

In order to apply for a position, please do the following:

  1. Click on the links below to view details about our current job vacancies.
  2. Complete the online form below. Required fields are indicated with an asterisk.
  3. Include a resume by either attaching it or pasting it in plain text.
  4. If available, include your cover letter as an attachment.
  5. If you do not have an updated resume, you may download and print an employment application. Completed applications can be dropped off or mailed to any of our UAPL library locations.

The Upper Arlington Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The employment opportunities in the UAPL are available equally to all without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, military status or sexual orientation.

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Current career opportunities at UAPL

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Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:52am Shelver - Circulation (Part-time)

We are seeking a Shelver to organize and shelve library materials at our Main Library location. 

Please refer to the job description and schedule below for more details about this opportunity.

Job Summary:

Responsible for sorting and shelving materials and maintaining an ordered and neat appearance to library shelves and public areas. 

Essential Functions:  

  • Sorts, organizes and shelves library materials. 
  • Shelf-reads assigned areas and re-shelves out of place items. 
  • Empties book drops and organizes materials. 
  • Identifies materials in need of repair/replacement and takes appropriate action.
  • Conducts item searches as assigned. 
  • Instructs patrons in the use of library facilities and services as requested and directs patrons to appropriate staff members as needed.
  • Serves on library committees as assigned.
  • Follows library safety and emergency procedures.
  • Reports maintenance and safety issues to supervisor and/or Facilities personnel.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:   

  • Familiarity with library policies and procedures preferred.
  • Ability to sort and shelve materials alphabetically and numerically.
  • Effective customer service and interpersonal skills, including the ability to read and understand English language and numbers.

Education and Experience:  

  • High school diploma or current high school enrollment required.
  • Must be 16 years or older.

Physical and Environmental Conditions:

  • Considerable mobility including, but not limited to, extensive periods of walking, bending, sitting, lifting weights up to 20 pounds, and pushing full book carts.
  • Calm and focused handling of interruptions and distractions.

Hours/Schedule:

Part-time; Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays 2-5 pm and every other weekend:  Saturday 2-5 pm and Sunday 2-5 pm

Salary:

$ 8.00 per hour minimum starting rate of pay

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