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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The Peace River Municipal Library & Art Gallery is seeking a part time (12-20 hours/week) Programs Assistant.  Reporting to the Programs Coordinator the Programs Assistant is responsible for development, promotion and facilitation of library programs available to the community.  The successful candidate will be working with patrons of all ages from infants to seniors, focusing on children and teens.  Independent work as well as team collaboration is a necessity in this role.  This role is suited to those who enjoy change, are adaptable, creative and organized.  If you enjoy fast-paced, upbeat work and contributing to your community through great programming, please apply.

Preference will be given to candidates who possess:
· High School Diploma or higher.
· Experience in program development/planning is an asset.
· Experience working with children and/or youth.
· Ability and willingness to work flexible hours and be present for library programs and meetings.  Some evenings and weekends will be required.
· Ability to promote library events and activities.
· Experience being active within the community and/or as a volunteer.
· Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written form in English.
· Strong time management, organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to conscientiously meet deadlines.
· People oriented with strong interpersonal skills.
· Proficient with current technologies, including social media and Microsoft Office programs.
· Supervisory experience with skills in directing, coaching, training, and delegating.
· Experience working arts, crafts, and science projects.
· Valid driver’s license with access to a reliable vehicle.
· Cell phone.

Successful candidates will be required to:
·  Provide a Criminal Record Check and vulnerable sector search deemed satisfactory by the RCMP.
·  Provide a clear Intervention Check from Alberta Child and Family Services.
·  Provide at least two work references and one personal reference.

The Library appreciates the interest of applicants; however only those who are short listed for an interview will be contacted.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a detailed resume and cover letter by 5:00 pm Saturday, September 15, 2018 referencing Programs Assistant to:
Channing Stenhouse
Peace River Municipal Library
9807 97 Avenue, Peace River, Alberta T8S 1H6
Email: director@prmlibrary.ab.ca
Phone: 780-624-4076 ext. 225
 
The Peace River Municipal Library seeks to fully integrate the principles of Employment Equity and will ensure the full participation and advancement of members of historically disadvantaged groups (i.e., members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, women, and aboriginal peoples).  The Peace River Municipal Library will achieve this by ensuring that its hiring process is fair and equitable for all persons.

 
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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The Peace River Municipal Library & Art Gallery is seeking a part time (4-12 hours/week) Shelving Clerk.  Reporting to the Director the Shelving Clerk provides support to Library Assistants and will primarily be responsible to collect, sort, and shelve library material according to the classification system.  This role will also scan shelves regularly and remove library materials requiring modification.  This position will provide excellent customer service to our patrons and enthusiastic support to circulation staff.  This position is best suited to individuals who pay attention to detail, work well with minimal supervision, and are comfortable seeking guidance when needed, and would be suitable for a student or otherwise.  If you’d like to join our fast-paced, upbeat team please apply.
 
Preference will be given to candidates who possess:
· Ability to maintain a professional outlook and persona.
· Ability to get work done with minimal supervision.
· Interest in and the ability to adapt to new technology.
· Excellent organizational skills.
· Ability to effectively communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.
· Strong attention to detail.
· Ability and willingness to work evenings and Saturdays.
· Strong interpersonal skills and an enjoyment of working with others.
· A willingness to learn and to seek guidance when needed.
· A reliable means of getting to work.
· A reliable means of communication.
 
Successful candidates will be required to:
·  Provide a Criminal Record Check and vulnerable sector search deemed satisfactory by the RCMP.
·  Provide a clear Intervention Check from Alberta Child and Family Services.
·  Provide at least two professional or volunteer references and one personal reference.
 
The Library appreciates the interest of applicants; however only those who are short listed for an interview will be contacted.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a detailed resume and cover letter by 5:00 pm Saturday, September 15, 2018 referencing Shelving Clerk to:
Channing Stenhouse
Peace River Municipal Library
9807 97 Avenue, Peace River, Alberta T8S 1H6
Email: director@prmlibrary.ab.ca
Phone: 780-624-4076 ext. 225
 
The Peace River Municipal Library seeks to fully integrate the principles of Employment Equity and will ensure the full participation and advancement of members of historically disadvantaged groups (i.e., members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, women, and aboriginal peoples).  The Peace River Municipal Library will achieve this by ensuring that its hiring process is fair and equitable for all persons.

 
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