Business Outreach Specialist -- Pioneer Library System -- Shawnee, OK

BUSINESS OUTREACH SPECIALIST
PIONEER LIBRARY SYSTEM
SHAWNEE PUBLIC LIBRARY
101 NORTH PHILADELPHIA
SHAWNEE, OK 74801
405-801-4506

POSITION: Business Outreach Specialist

BEGINNING SALARY: Grade 9, ($41,520/yr)

WORKING CONDITIONS: Full-time position, 40 hr/wk. Must be able to work a flexible schedule which includes evenings and weekends, including up to two weeks of “Mandatory New Hire Orientation & Training” located at the Administrative Offices in Norman.

APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED: July 28 through August 15, 2022

POSITION SUMMARY:
Coordinates and oversees outreach services to customers and the community including the areas of business, workforce development and financial literacy, works under the direction of the Director of Community Engagement and Learning; performs other duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Education and/or experience:
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university;
    • Three years related experience;
    • Equivalent combination of technical training, experience and/or education may be considered;
    • Valid driver’s license required.
  2. Knowledge, skills and abilities:
    • Understands and performs basic functions and tasks of common software programs and email applications;
    • Uses and helps others use basic computer hardware;
    • Elements of best business practices, management and supervision;
    • Reference search techniques, programming techniques and collection development for business services;
    • Skills in written and spoken communication and interpersonal relationships;
    • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with library customers, branch and system staff;
    • Ability to speak before groups and present facts or opinions in a clear and concise manner in written and spoken communication;
    • Working knowledge in the operation of computers and office machines and standard office software products;
    • Lift up to 25 lbs; retrieve and replace items from floor level to at least 5 ½ feet in height;
    • Work a flexible schedule which may include evenings and weekends.

APPLICATIONS:
Applications accepted July 28 through August 15, 2022. Résumé alone is not sufficient; completed online application form is required. To apply for this position please visit www.pioneerlibrarysystem.org – About Us, Jobs@PLS link at bottom of page.

Pioneer Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All employees and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious belief, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other category protected by the law.

Pioneer Library System will make all reasonable accommodations in the application and employment processes. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact Elissa Fox at 405-801-4506 or by email, hr@pioneerlibrarysystem.org.

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