Job Openings

Branch Manager I---Pleasant Hill Branch of Cass County Public Library System

14.97/hr to start. F/T w/ benefits. The person in this position must have supervisory skills to manage the day-to-day operation of a neighborhood branch. It is essential that the person in this position be able to direct the activities of others while maintaining excellent customer relation skills. Must have superior abilities in the area of reference and readers advisory. Also, will have the knowledge of reference tools, bibliographic sources and classification systems and the ability to apply this knowledge to assigned areas of responsibility. Should possess excellent organizational skills; report writing skills and attention to detail. Additionally, operational support is needed in the areas of circulation, statistical reporting, opening and closing of the branch, collection development, making presentations and directing the daily branch operations. Must have strong professional skills in community outreach and adult programming. Should be able to meet deadlines and follow CCPL policies and procedures. Experience working with diverse populations is a plus. Verbal, written and computer skills are essential.

An MLS from an ALA accredited program preferred. A two-year or four-year degree from a recognized college in library technology or a related field plus some library technical experience, OR, an equivalent combination of specific library related workshops and training or related education and experience required.

Applications may be submitted to any Cass County Public Library or submitted by email to hershbergers@casscolibrary.org. Posted 11/3/04. Application deadline: December 1, 2014. Cass County Public Library Administrative Offices, 400 E Mechanic St, Harrisonville, MO 64701 816-380-4600 ~www.casscolibrary.org.


Substitute library assistant---Pleasant Hill Branch of Cass County Public Library System

Substitute library assistant. Requirements include excellent customer service skills, computer literacy, self-starter who is ready to learn and basic knowledge of libraries. Completed college coursework preferred; high school diploma of GED  required. $9.36/hour. Applications may be emailed to hershbergers@casscolibrary.org, or submitted at any library location. Open until filled. Posted 9/23/14. Cass County Public Library Administrative Offices, 400 E. Mechanic St., Harrisonville, MO 64701