Library Worker Resume Samples

A Library Worker works in a library and completes all administrative and clerical tasks. While the duties are determined by the nature and size of the library, the following are certain core and common duties listed on the Library Worker Resume – assisting patrons, checking and cleaning the books in racks; assisting in ordering and maintaining supplies; performing basic data entry tasks; checking blackboards and cleaning them, performing basic circulation tasks, and completing all other tasks as assigned.

While the size and nature may define the exact job description, the needed skills are universally common and include the following – the ability to multitask, strong verbal and written communication skills, manual dexterity, basic knowledge of identifying books, familiarity with customer service; and a certain level of work experience. While in some cases, employers accept even a high school diploma or GED, many others want their employees to have at least a degree.

Library Worker Resume example

Library Worker Resume

Summary : Library Worker with 10 years of experience in Performing highly complex (senior-level) library work. The Reader Consultant provides library service via telephone, email, and postal correspondence to patrons who have visual, physical, and reading disabilities in a call center environment. Working under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Skills : Planning, Judgment Planner.

Description :

    1. Used interpersonal skills and makes sound judgments to decide how duties and responsibilities are completed.
    2. Assisted in the enforcement of established federal, state, and College policies, rules, and regulations.
    3. Completed all required training and professional development sessions sponsored by Texas Southmost College.
    4. Supported the values and institutional goals as defined in the College’s Strategic Plan.
    5. Promoted positive morale and teamwork within the department and provides exceptional customer service to students, faculty, and the community.
    6. Represented the College in a positive and unbiased manner.
    7. Helped others problem-solve.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  10+ Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Senior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BA


                                  Library Worker Resume

                                  Summary : Library Worker is Communicating primarily by telephone with blind and print disabled readers to provide library service. Continuously updating knowledge of collection and Waybreads, a web-based library software program, to provide effective library service. Updating patron records using computer terminal.

                                  Skills : Library Assistant, Recording.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Concentrated on detailed tasks during numerous interruptions.
                                    2. Understood detailed instructions.
                                    3. Took accurate messages, and keep accurate and detailed records.
                                    4. Performed and excel in a high-tech all-digital environment.
                                    5. Handled sensitive and confidential data.
                                    6. Checked materials received against invoices and notes breakage and discrepancies in quantity.
                                    7. Picked supplies from shelves to fill requisitions, lifting and carrying supplies when necessary.
                                                    Years of Experience
                                                    Experience
                                                    7-10 Years
                                                    Experience Level
                                                    Level
                                                    Management
                                                    Education
                                                    Education
                                                    GED


                                                    Library Worker Resume

                                                    Summary : Library Worker is Monitoring patron service records and take appropriate action to ensure continued service. Maintaining patron files. Performing other duties as assigned. Attending work regularly in accordance with agency leave and attendance policies. Complying with all applicable agency policies and procedures.

                                                    Skills : Planning, Policy Assistant.

                                                    Description :

                                                      1. Operated electric transports and lift trucks.
                                                      2. Kept storage facilities and materials clean and orderly. 
                                                      3. Cared for stock.
                                                      4. Kept records and assists in preparing inventories.
                                                      5. Managed course delivery: get copyright clearances for course readings and post them on Canvas (online course website), track student work, liaise with guests, coordinate audiovisual support, organize in-class activities, manage office hours for faculty.
                                                      6. Communicated professionally with internal and external stakeholders on behalf of Prof. Brooks, possibly assist with faculty recruitment or promotion processes.
                                                      7. Reviewed, assessed, routed, answered and monitored follow up action steps on correspondence
                                                                                                        Years of Experience
                                                                                                        Experience
                                                                                                        7-10 Years
                                                                                                        Experience Level
                                                                                                        Level
                                                                                                        Management
                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                        GED

                                                                                                        Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                        Headline : Library Worker is Experienced providing service to the public. Experienced working in an office/clerical environment. Experienced using a computer and standard desktop software. Completing all job tasks accurately with attention to detail. Communicating effectively orally and in writing. Handling complaints and resolve problems with tact and diplomacy.

                                                                                                        Skills : Problem Solving, Service Assistant.

                                                                                                        Description :

                                                                                                          1. Gathered and analyzed information required for administrative reporting.
                                                                                                          2. Managed complex calendars, arrange for individual meetings, appointments and travel arrangements.
                                                                                                          3. Prepared expense reports using on-line financial systems (corporate & purchasing cards, Buy-to-Pay, Concur, etc.) for vendor payment and reimbursement.
                                                                                                          4. Proofreader documents, retrieve research resources, and submit materials for publishing and distribution on campus and globally.
                                                                                                          5. Planned events communicate with guests, reserve rooms, order catering, and manage all logistics.
                                                                                                          6. Prepared meeting documentation, manage filing systems, and maintain office inventory.
                                                                                                          7. Clerical supported including data entry, compose and edit communication, edit reports, syllabi, lecture/course materials, presentations, and cases.
                                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                                            5-7 Years
                                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                            MS

                                                                                                                                            Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                            Headline : Library Worker with 6 years of Experienced in taking or making calls in a call center. Fluency in Spanish, with ability to conversing with patrons and to discuss books effectively in Spanish. Experienced working in an automated library environment. Experienced working in a talking book library. Experienced working with persons with disabilities.

                                                                                                                                            Skills : Library Assistant, Faculty Assistant.

                                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                                              1. Prepared copy for publication or submission of grant proposals and/or reports.
                                                                                                                                              2. Collaborated with fellow Faculty Assistants on projects and departmental activities.
                                                                                                                                              3. Trained, scheduled, and distributed work to students or other temporary staff.
                                                                                                                                              4. Moved projects forward and continually look for ways to leverage faculty time.
                                                                                                                                              5. Contributed to unit effort by accomplishing related duties as required.
                                                                                                                                              6. Answered music reference, policy, procedural, and directional questions in person, by email, and over the phone.
                                                                                                                                              7. Staffed the circulation desk when backup coverage is needed, and assisting in training and supervision of student workers.
                                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    5-7 Years
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    MS

                                                                                                                                                                    Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                                                    Objective : Library Worker is Demonstrating experience of plant maintenance procedures and horticultural practices used in landscape installation and grounds maintenance. Demonstrating experience identifying plants and plant problems requiring plant knowledge. Demonstrating experience with various equipment used for landscaping such as mowers, weed eater, blowers, and/or other related equipment. Demonstrating use of computers for research, data entry and/or record keeping.

                                                                                                                                                                    Skills : Researcher, Record Keeper.

                                                                                                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                                                                                                      1. Served as primary liaison to faculty for Course Reserves; inputting and maintaining lists and processing all materials.
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Represented the library on relevant working groups and committees.
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Maintained local documentation of workflows and procedures.
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Collaborated with faculty and assist in the development and update of the department website.
                                                                                                                                                                      5. Assisted in the planning and videoing department activities and events.
                                                                                                                                                                      6. Assisted in keeping video library for the program/department.
                                                                                                                                                                      7. Know ledged of building websites and videos, developing and implementing websites and web application applications of databases and interactive web interfaces, and producing videos and editing.
                                                                                                                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                Level
                                                                                                                                                                                Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                GED

                                                                                                                                                                                Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                Objective : Library Worker is Assisting in collecting and analyzing statistics, doing research, and making investigations and special studies in a variety of occupational fields. Assisting in the preparation of reports. Assisting in the preparation of press and radio releases. Assisting in the administration of psychological and other tests to patients.

                                                                                                                                                                                Skills : Planner, Administrative Skills.

                                                                                                                                                                                Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Maintained simple records.
                                                                                                                                                                                  2. Enforced safety rules and regulations.
                                                                                                                                                                                  3. Answered telephones.
                                                                                                                                                                                  4. Performed minor office tasks.
                                                                                                                                                                                  5. Guided participants in an activity.
                                                                                                                                                                                  6. Assisted with care and clean-up of facility.
                                                                                                                                                                                  7. Promoted an ongoing attitude of dedication to excellent public service and ensures that external and internal customers are provided with the highest quality of service.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                            MS

                                                                                                                                                                                            Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                            Objective : Library Worker with 3 years of experience in Assisting in the performance of laboratory tests and analysis. Assisting in the group supervision and training of juvenile wards of the courts. Assisting in identifying and cataloging birds, mammals, and fossils.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Skills : Planning, Training.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Operated a personal computer and other related equipment in the course of work.
                                                                                                                                                                                              2. Assisted in statistical or research activities. 
                                                                                                                                                                                              3. May collected and compiled data, coded data for computer entry, perform data entry, and run computer reports.
                                                                                                                                                                                              4. Performed clerical library work, such as sorting and shelving books, performing data entry into library systems, or binding books and periodicals.
                                                                                                                                                                                              5. Assisted in instructional programs, including tutoring and assisting students in areas such as reading and mathematics. 
                                                                                                                                                                                              6. May assisted in speech and hearing therapy, provide musical accompaniment, and/or distribute and collect physical education equipment.
                                                                                                                                                                                              7. Entered and maintained departmental records such as inventory control records, rosters, directories, and schedules.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                            MS

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Objective : Library Worker is Assisting in processing writs and judgments, filing legal documents, and making entries of legal action. Assisting in work related to the administration of manpower programs for the disadvantaged. Acting as guide for student tours of County departments.

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Skills : Legal Assistant, Documentational Skills.

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. May operated computers, computer software, and other electronic equipment in performing assigned tasks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              2. Supported recruitment, academic advising and writing center activities at QC site.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              3. Assisted in preparation for Open House sessions and workshops.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              4. Assisted with student communications via mailings, e-blasts and social media. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                              5. Followed-up with potential applicants and current students.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              6. Assisted with updating program web page.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              7. Generated reports and labels using MS Access and Excel.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        GED

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Library Worker Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Objective : Library Worker is Assisting staff in the day-to-day functions of the Office. Providing support on various projects and assignments as needed. Providing general office support including but not limited to filing, faxing, photocopying, and Data entry. Adhering to the City Colleges of Chicago Customer Services Excellence Standards.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Skills : Staff Assistant, Service Assistant.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1. Assisted with answering the phone, routing calls and recording messages.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2. Kept a supply inventory and order supplies.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3. Performed duties as assigned by supervisor.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          4. Responds to student questions and inquiries and assists students as required.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          5. Provided feedback to supervisors regarding daily activities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          6. Created an atmosphere where students are comfortable.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          7. Completed duties and responsibilities in compliance with college standards, policies, and guidelines.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      0-2 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Entry Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      MS