Technical Services Assistant - Part-time


Moraine Valley Community College Library
Library Type: 
Academic Library
Illinois County: 

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
20 hours per week, between the hours of 8:30 am -5:00 pm, Monday – Friday. Exact hours TBD. Will work on-campus for all 20 hours.
$15.27/hour plus benefits

Library/Learning Resource Center

Work Location
Main Campus


Under the direction of the Dean, Learning Resource Center, the Technical Services Assistant performs various routine tasks in the technical services area including the processing and cataloging of library materials.


Associates degree with a minimum of 3 years library experience. Or High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; with 5 years of library experience. Library Technical Assistant (LTA) certificate preferred.


Knowledge of the principles and procedures of professional library work including methods, practices, and techniques of copy cataloging.

  • Knowledge of online cataloging and bibliographic system databases.
  • Knowledge of AACR2, RDA, MARC, and Library of Congress Classification.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to work independently and exercise good judgment.
  • Ability to use Word, Excel, OCLC, and Sierra ILS.
  • Ability to use photocopying and scanning equipment.
  • Ability to be flexible, use time effectively and perform duties in a professional manner.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Advanced bibliographic searching skills.
  • Willingness to help others accomplish their objectives.

Position Status


20 hours per week, between the hours of 8:30 am -5:00 pm, Monday – Friday. Exact hours TBD. Will work on-campus for all 20 hours.

Minimum Starting Rate


Review of Applications Begins

Position Type
Support/Hourly Staff

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Human Resources
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