Employment Opportunities: Receptionist

Central Library

Location: Central Library - Library Business Office
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Evansville, IN 47713
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Hours: position is scheduled an average of 20 hours per week, Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS: The receptionist greets and announces guests to the administrative office and provides excellent customer service to Library customers and staff through operating the telephone "switchboard" for the EVPL. Assists with on-line renewals, withdrawals, and general office work as assigned. Other activities and special projects as assigned.

Physical Requirements: This work requires the occasional exertion of up to 10 pounds of force; work frequently sitting, speaking or hearing, using hands to finger, handle or feel and repetitive motions and occasionally requires standing, walking, reaching with hands and arms, pushing or pulling and lifting; work has standard vision requirements; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; work requires preparing and analyzing written or computer data, visual inspection involving small defects and/or small parts, operating machines, operating motor vehicles or equipment and observing general surroundings and activities; work occasionally requires exposure to outdoor weather conditions; work is generally in a moderately noisy location (e.g. business office, light traffic).

REQUIRES: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); plus 1 - 2 years relevant work experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have great customer service skills, excellent communication skills, be self motivated, able to work a flexible schedule including afternoon hours or full days as needed, and be dependable and responsible. Applicants must adhere to Library’s Dress Guidelines (“Business Casual”) and dress suitable for the task at hand, and must maintain good personal hygiene in compliance with Library Code of Conduct.

Qualified persons interested may submit an EVPL Electronic Application. Applicant materials will be taken until the position is filled.

Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library
Attn: Human Resources
200 S.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Evansville, IN 47713

EVPL is an equal opportunity employer.