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Maintenance Assistant I (2 positions)


Posting Date: September 4, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
Reports to: Library Director
Position Available: Immediately

Summary: Under supervision, performs cleanup and routine maintenance of the library building and grounds to ensure the comfortable, clean, convenient, and safe operation of the library for both its patrons and staff. Performs year round upkeep of library grounds through picking up trash, cutting grass, raking, pickup of litter, shoveling of snow, salting of parking lots/sidewalks, and care of shrubbery and plantings.

Experience:

  • This position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Three years of facilities/maintenance experience in a related building.
  • Possession of a Michigan motor vehicle operator’s license.

Schedule: 25 hours per week, primarily on mornings, nights and weekends. Occasionally will be required to work a day shift during the week.
Union: Westland Library Union SEIU Local 517M (Non-Supervisory)
Salary: Starts at $17.50 per hour
Benefits: Prorated vacation leave, personal leave and paid holidays for employees working 20 or more hours per week. Employer provided contribution to retirement (401a) after meeting service requirements.

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Please email a completed application, along with a cover letter and resume to:

Sherri West
Administrative Assistant
6123 Central City Parkway
Westland MI 48185
sherri.west@westlandlibrary.org
Fax: 734-595-4612


Technology Aide


Posting Date: August 13, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
Reports to: Head of Information Services
Position Available: Immediately

Summary: Under the direction of the immediate supervisor and/or other library staff, the Technology Aide provides assistance to patrons with using library computers and other technologies, and troubleshoots issues with printing, word processing, scanning, faxing, emailing, web browsing, wireless access, mobile devices, etc. Works with staff throughout the library on projects that enhance the library’s image in the community.

Education and Experience:

  • High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • 1-2 years of public library experience.
  • Experience with library electronic resources, e.g. OverDrive, Hoopla, and other relevant software.

Schedule: 28 hours per week including days, nights and weekends
Union: Westland Library Union SEIU Local 517M (Non-Supervisory)
Salary: Starting wage $11.00 per hour
Benefits: Prorated vacation leave, personal leave and paid holidays for employees working 20 or more hours per week. Employer provided contribution to retirement (401a) after meeting service requirements.

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Download the job application

Please email a completed application, along with a cover letter and resume to:

Jennifer Roth
Head of Information Services
6123 Central City Parkway
Westland MI 48185
jennifer.roth@westlandlibrary.org
Fax: 734-326-3634


This library is an EEO Employer.

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