Library Assistant II

District of West Vancouver

Library Assistant II

West Vancouver is an attractive community on the North Shore! It is home to some of the region’s best parks and recreation locations: Whytecliff Park, Lighthouse Park, Cypress Provincial Park and ski area, and Ambleside Beach. At the District of West Vancouver, we're looking for employees that have a passion for public service and strive to make a difference. Our team of dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that make West Vancouver a great place to live. Be part of our team!

The West Vancouver Memorial Library has immediate openings for casual Library Assistant II positions. These important team members perform a variety of clerical and public service functions in the Account Services Department.  

Responsibilities for these positions include: • assisting the public with registration, information, and check-in and check-out of materials • assisting with special projects and ongoing assignments involving patron registration, entering and updating records, and other functions of the automated system • processing held and overdue items, and • other related duties as required

Candidates must be available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends. Successful candidates will also possess: completion of Grade 12 (or equivalent), excellent customer service skills, strong computer skills and a positive orientation towards technology, the ability to work independently and as part of a team, the ability to deal tactfully, courteously and effectively with people of all ages and other employees, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, and organizational skills. Candidates must have strong knowledge of business English.  Additional language skills would be considered an asset.

Candidates who are able to work on short notice, and have previous experience working in a busy public library setting are preferred. This is an on-call position so there are no guaranteed hours and shift lengths vary.

The successful candidates will be required to supply a criminal record check.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates.

Position Status:
Union (WVMEA) – Casual

Hours of Work:
Hours and days of work may vary.

Rate of Pay:
$22.05 to $25.85 per hour

Closing Date:
11:59 p.m. Monday November 19, 2018

To Apply:
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Portal at to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply via the Career Portal; we do not accept resumes via email or hard copy.

 We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: District of West Vancouver
Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Library Services
Posted: October 30, 2018, 10:01 am
Expires: November 19, 2018, 11:59 pm

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