Librarian Technician

City: Toronto, ON, Canada
Title: Librarian Technician
Category: Office & Administrative
Employment Type: Temp
Staffmax is assisting our client in Toronto, On for a Librarian Technician.  This position starts on September 26th, 2022 until December 16th, 2022. The last day to apply is September 16th, 2022.  

Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Toronto, ON
Start date: September 26th, 2022 until December 16th, 2022.


Education - Mandatory

Successful completion of at least two (2) years of approved post-secondary school training in library science or some other specialty relevant to the position.


Experience - Mandatory

Minimum 6 months experience in shelving library materials within last three years.

Recent* experience in circulating library material using one of the following major integrated library integrated systems: SYMPHONY, HORIZON, Innovative Interfaces, or Ex Libris.

*Recent is defined as a minimum of six (6) continuous months’ work in a library within the last three (3) years.


Experience - Desirable

Experience in performing general library duties.

Experience using Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel

Experience in using the Circulation system of the SYMPHONY integrated library system

Experience in serials control using the SYMPHONY integrated library system


General Duties

Performs library duties including:

  1. Performing circulation duties, including check-in and check-out, using the SYMPHONY integrated library system;
  2. Using the Microsoft Office Suite, in particular Excel, to support library acquisitions, collection management, and library administration
  3. Labeling and processing physical library material as well as adding copies in the ILS;
  4. Stack management, including shelving, preparing signs for library collections;
  5. Preparing surplus library materials for disposal by creating and circulating lists of surplus library material; sending surplus library material to requesting libraries; boxes remaining surplus library material for disposal;
  6. Preparing material for digitization;
  7. General library support including shelving, retrieving and processing library mail, photocopying, and mailing out library material; and
  8. Other paraprofessional library duties as assigned by manager.

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