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Position: Library Program Specialist
Position Starts:10/7/2021 Listing Closes: 12/6/2021 Listing Submitted: 10/7/2021
Position Description: SUMMARY: This position is responsible for creating and promoting programs for all ages. Provide customer service, reader’s advisor, basic reference service and supports innovation lab activities. Exemplify the high standards and expectations for the library system in its daily operations and services.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Provide customer service, reader’s advisory, and basic reference service within and beyond our walls
-Promote library services to all ages in the community
-Support Innovation Lab activities
-Collaborate with the branch team to develop, implement, and market programs in the library and community
-Develop and maintain cooperative relationships with local schools and community organizations
-Develop an engaging and attractive library collection
-Attend staff meetings, activities, and/or professional conferences, and actively serve on committees
-Other duties as assigned

Institution: Harris County Public Library
Type of Library: Public
City: Houston, Texas, Texas
Annual Salary: See comment below
Salary Comment: $18.07 per hour
Telephone: 7132746600 Fax: 
Email Address: hr@hcpl.net
Website Address: www.hcpl.net
Required Education: -Bachelor's degree in any field and
-At least one (1) year of program experience (e.g., activities for all ages)
OR
-Associates degree in any field and
-At least three (3) years of program experience (e.g., activities for all ages)
OR
-High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent and
-At least five (5) years of program experience (e.g., activities for all ages)
Required Experience: -One (1) year of Customer Service experience.
-Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
-Excellent communication skills (verbal & written).
-Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and foster teamwork in a diverse environment.
-Ability to work well with the public and staff members.
-Proficient with Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.).
-Proficient with the Internet and Office 365.
-Must use your personal mobile device for our Multifactor Authentication process

Contact: James Dinkins
Send Resume to: www.hcpl.net > Careers, or hr@hcpl.net; please include job title in the subject of your email.
Special Instructions:
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer