Floater Librarian (4 part time positions available)
The Boston Public Library is accepting applications for part-time Floater Librarians. Four positions are available. The successful candidates must be available to work days, nights and/or weekends to staff public service desks at various locations as assigned and will participate in reference services to a diverse population characteristic of an urban setting. The Floater Librarian will perform various tasks requiring a broad knowledge of professional literature, bibliographic sources and principles of information delivery and services. Floaters must serve in the position for a full year before being considered for other positions. Salary: $24.49 - $33.02 per hour, DOQ. 18 hours per week.Minimum Qualifications:• A master's degree in library science from an accredited library school• Specialized subject knowledge and competency in world languages desirable• Knowledge of basic bibliographic tools/sources and excellent reference techniquesRequirements 1. Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job. 2. Residency – Must be a resident of the City of Boston upon the first day of hire.3. CORI – Must successfully clear a Criminal Offenders Record Information check with the City of Boston.Complete job description and application available at: www.cityofboston.gov/OHR/careercenter.aspDeadline for application: April 30, 2014In compliance with Federal and State Equal Employment Laws, Equal opportunity will be afforded to all applicants regardless of race, color, sex, age, religious creed, disability, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, ex-offender status, prior psychiatric treatment or military status.