At The Banff Centre we are seeking to fill the newly opened position of Library Assistant 1 within our Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives department, and would like to notify you of this position. Below is the job posting. 

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Thank you for your time. If I may address any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

Martin Baender
Recruiting and Training Assistant
Human Resources
Banff Centre
Phone (403)762-6177
Fax   (403)762-6677

Job posting:

POSITION: 		Library Assistant 1
DEPARTMENT:		Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives

Reporting to the Manager, Library and Archives Services, you will provide support in 3 library activity areas: administration, purchasing and circulation.  A principle challenge of the work will be in balancing work responsibilities between providing assistance to library patrons and fulfilling administrative duties.

	You will be responsible for the maintenance of all correspondence and library files, and must be able to provide assistance to library users concerning the public on-line catalogue and basic reference works.
	You will demonstrate a high level of adaptability and flexibility to respond to the needs of the Library users and to the changing work cycles of the department. 
	You will also possess the necessary organizational skills and time management skills to balance work responsibilities between the front desk (customer service) and the office area (administration).

Preference will be given to those candidates with experience in a library environment and a demonstrated knowledge in the visual and performing arts. Two years post-secondary education or certification in Library Information Technology and Technical studies is desired. A second language would also be an asset. You will become part of a dynamic team of library staff supporting the information needs of a diverse patron-base of both internal and external clients.  

This is a salaried CUPE local 4318 support staff position, with a six month probationary period.

This salary for this position is currently under review.

DATE POSTED:	May 2, 2007	DATE CLOSES:	May 16, 2007