Have you always wanted to drive a 34 foot long, 25,000 lb. mobile library? Now is your chance! The Dayton Metro Library is seeking a full-time Patron Services Assistant/Driver for Outreach Services. This individual is required to be a licensed Ohio driver in good standing. Our Outreach department supports three separate services in our community. We provide the bookmobile at early literacy centers, such as daycares and preschools. We also have a homebound service which entails delivering library items to patrons at home who cannot come to their local library. The last service we offer is our lobby stops at older adult living facilities. We provide browsing collections to them in the lobbies of where they live and assist them in checking these items out. If you enjoy being out and about in the community, visiting different neighborhoods every day, then consider joining our team!
Essential Job Duties
Physical Requirements: Ability to occasionally load and unload materials weighing 55-85 pounds. Ability to frequently carry, grasp, reach, hold, lift, stoop, turn, and use keyboard. Ability to intermittently pull and push book trucks weighing up to 250 pounds, up and down ramps and over uneven surfaces. Ability to frequently lift bagged materials weighing 10-15 pounds, sit, stand, walk, and drive. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision for driving, and the ability to distinguish colors. Ability to speak and hear required. Employee will be exposed to outside weather conditions.
Compensation and Benefits: Starting hourly wage is $14.74 with an exceptional benefits package.
Application Process: For first consideration, please send your cover letter, resume, and contact information for three employment references to Jennifer Kadel at email@example.com by May 22, 2018.