Position:                               Library Clerk II (NSGEU, Local 79)

                                                Evening and Weekend
Circulation Services


Department:                        Access Services, Patrick Power Library


Salary:                                   $ 27,432 - $30,151 (Group 3)



The Patrick Power Library, Saint Mary's University seeks an enthusiastic and
service-centered individual to assume the full-time position of Library
Clerk II.  


Under the supervision of the Head of Access Services, the Library Clerk II
is primarily responsible for stacks maintenance. This involves coordinating
shifting and storage projects, investigating and making recommendations on
shelving problems and maintaining stacks related statistics. The Library
Clerk II works at the Circulation Desk to ensure all services are provided
in an effective and efficient manner.  This includes charging out and
renewing materials, assisting patrons in locating materials, solving patron
problems and responding to patron queries by telephone and in person. The
Library Clerk II assists in overseeing, coordinating and correcting the work
of student assistants and assigns duties in absence of the evening/weekend
supervisor. He/she is responsible for Department operations for the Sunday
evening shift.


The successful candidate will be a high school graduate and have a minimum
of six (6) months directly related experience. We require an individual who
is proficient in MS Office, is able to work independently and
collaboratively in teams, and who has strong interpersonal and
organizational skills, as well as a proven record of positive customer
service. Experience in the Novanet Aleph Integrated Library System is
considered an asset. 


Apply in writing with the names of three references to:

Human Resources

Saint Mary's University

923 Robie Street

Halifax, NS, B3H 3C3

E-mail: [log in to unmask] or fax 902-496-8116


Please merge your cover letter, resume and references into one document when
applying. Submissions must be received by 4:30 P.M. on the closing date. No
telephone calls please.


Competition Opens: August 31, 2009                            Competition
Closes: September 11, 2009   



Saint Mary's University is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.
Saint Mary's University thanks all applicants for applying. Only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.