Branch Substitute - Eldridge and Princeton

Application Deadline: Monday, December 7, 2020, 4:30pm Central Time. (6 days remain)

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position.:

Job Title: Branch Substitute - Eldridge and Princeton

Closing Date/Time: Monday, 12/7/2020, 4:30 pm

Salary: $9.09 to $13.94 per hour

Job Type: Part-time

Location: Eldridge, Iowa

Job Summary

Provides customer service at a location of the Scott County Library System. Work involves assisting patrons by performing circulation duties and all desk procedures.

This position is working as needed for Eldridge or Princeton.

Job Responsibilities

Provides direct high quality customer service.

Responsible for handling all steps of patron services to include library card registration, placing requests for books and information, search and retrieval of materials, checking in and out materials, and assisting with computer troubleshooting.

Responsible for learning and applying Scott County Library System policies and procedures.

Maintains all records accurately to include statistical data and cash handling.

Opens and closes assigned branch library.

Shelves materials accurately and straightens shelves.

Cleans library as needed.

Advises and reports branch issues to supervisor.

Other duties as assigned and/or needed.

Standards for Initial Consideration


High school diploma or GED required.

Work Experience:

At least one year of customer service skills required. Knowledge of library operations or library experience desired.

Essential Skills:

Ability to provide high quality customer service to patrons of all ages.

Ability to operate office equipment.

Proficiency with computers.

Ability to effectively convey information to members of the public and other members of the library team.

Ability to keep accurate records and to handle cash transactions.

Ability to work independently.

Supplemental Information

This is an on call and as needed position.

No benefits are provided for this position.


This position is not benefit eligible.