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April 26, 2019
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Major Functions

The County of Volusia is seeking a Student Special Worker for the Library Services Division. This position is located at the Dickerson Heritage Library inDaytona Beach, Florida and will be responsible for shelving library materials, checking books in and out and assisting with general library clerical duties. Candidate must be an active high school or college student.

Note: This position is temporary part time - ten (10) hours per week.

Illustrative Duties

(NOTE: These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position.)

  • Performs library functions such as charging/discharging library items, material retrieval, shelving library materials, shelf reading (keeping items in order on the shelves), searching for reserved or overdue materials, etc.
  • May be assigned to other county locations based upon operational needs.
  • Attends work on a regular and consistent basis.
  • Must adhere to Federal, State, County and Local ordinances.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements

Must be an active high school or college student.

Note: College/University student must be currently enrolled full-time (Spring semester ? minimum 12 credit hours or Summer semester - minimum 9 credit hours)

Note: This position is temporary part time - ten (10) hours per week.

Must pass required background check.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of basic techniques including shelving numerical sorting, and alphabetization.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Knowledge of basic customer service skills.
  • Able to establish and maintain effective relationships with employees, supervisors, volunteers, and the Public.
  • Able to work under stressful conditions.
  • Able to interact effectively with others.
  • Must beableto relocate to other county locations based upon operational needs.
Physical Demands: Medium, repetitive work. Ability to see, hear and listen, talk; detailed finger dexterity (including grasping and small tool manipulation), may require visually acuity for fine print. Ability to lift and push 25+ pounds, carry, bend, reach, kneel, crouch, stretch, twist, and climb. Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Environmental Demands: Inside work.
Mental Demands: Ability to read complex materials including technical journals, professional journals, abstracts, etc. Ability to write reports, memos, letters and summaries. Ability to analyze data and develop a conclusion. Ability to speak and communicate complex ideas and information. Ability to perform general mathematical functions.
Volusia County is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce.

Temporary employees do not receive benefits.

NOTE: Your response to the following supplemental questions must match the information in the work experience section on your application. If your responses do not match, your application will be deemed incomplete and will disqualify you from further consideration.

  • I have read and understand the above statement.
Please indicate if you are a current student?

  • High School
  • College/University
  • Not a Student
If you are a college/university student, are you currently taking a minimum of 12 credit hours for the Spring semester or minimum of 9 credit hours for Summer? If yes, please indicate name of college/university and how many credit hours you are currently taking this semester? If you are not a college/university student or not currently taking 9 or 12 credit hours, please indicate N/A.

    Do you understand this is a temporary position?

    • Yes
    • No
    Do you understand that this position is located at the Dickerson Heritage Library in Daytona Beach?

    • Yes
    • No
    Can you work nights and weekends?

    • Yes
    • No
    Where did you first hear about this position?

    • County of Volusia
    • Daytona Beach News Journal
    • Social Media Sites (Facebook, Twitter, Linked In)
    • ZipRecruiter
    • Other
    If you answered "other" to the previous question, please indicate which specific source.

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