Library Specialist (Temporary)

Company Name: 
Library/Academic Success Center, Midlands Technical College
Airport Campus, 1260 Lexington Dr., West Columbia, SC
Job Description: 

Job Description: This is a paraprofessional position with most responsibilities centered on providing effective reference and public service at the circulation/reference desk in a combined library/academic success center environment. Duties include the following: Provides circulation and reference services, maintains accurate shelving of books and periodicals, assists patrons with photocopiers and printers, knowledge of electronic databases and technology and assists with special projects, and supporting librarians when requested. Follows proper procedures for properly closing campus library. Midlands Technical College is dedicated to providing excellent service to its students, employees and the community. In doing so, all MTC employees will take two Service Excellence courses: a college-wide program to enhance our collective efforts of ensuring MTC is a first-choice college. Hiring range: $10.00-$12.00 per hour. Contractual. Eligible MTC temporary employees will be offered health benefits through the State Health Plan, and an option to join the State Retirement System. Work hours: 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday


Minimum Qualifications: Associate's degree with two (2) years experience in library work; or a high school diploma and four (4) years experience in library work. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with three (3) years of library experience. Successful candidate should possess the ability to analyze job duties and select the best way to accomplish individual task. Must demonstrate good customer service, communication skills and possess the ability to make sound judgments. Knowledge of computers and technology is necessary.

How to Apply: 

Email or mail your resume and cover letter to: Midlands Technical College

Attention: Florence Mays Library

P.O. Box 2408 Columbia, SC 29202

Deadline: Open until filled.