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Job Opening – Full Time Office Manager

Full Time Office Manager

Hourly Rate between $16.50-$18.00

The Aloha Community Library Association is seeking a motivated, self-directed Office Manager to join our team at the Aloha Community Library.

The Office Manager organizes and coordinates office administration and procedures in order to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. The ideal candidate will be experienced in handling a wide range of administrative and support related tasks, including bookkeeping, payroll, and supply ordering. This position requires excellent organizational skills, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and the enjoyment of working with a diverse group of people. The Office Manager candidate should have an Associate’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience, as well as knowledge of bookkeeping and generally accepted accounting principles. Preference will be given to candidates with a working knowledge of the QuickBooks Online accounting software package. This is a full time position at 40 hours per week with benefits.

Refer to the job description for a comprehensive list of duties and qualifications.

Employment announcement, position description, and application are available at the library and online. To be considered, please submit all of the items listed below to the Aloha Community Library Association, either by email to info@alohalibrary.org, mail at PO Box 6561, Aloha, OR 97007, or in person at 17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 26A, Aloha, OR 97078:

  • Application form
  • Cover letter addressing the reasons for your interest in this position
  • Resume including references

Applicants will be evaluated based on education, training, experience, and completeness of the application packet. Finalists will be interviewed. A pre-employment background check will be required before hire. The Aloha Community Library Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 21, 2016.

 

Terri Palmer, Library Director
Aloha Community Library Association
17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 25B
Aloha, OR 97078
Phone: 503 259-0185
Email: info@alohalibrary.org

Amendment to ACLA Bylaws

Please see here for an amendment to the bylaws of the Aloha Community Library Association. Visit the About page for a comprehensive list of ACLA bylaws and governing policies.

Programs & Events Suspended

All regularly scheduled programs and events at the Aloha Community Library are suspended until the library reopens in its new location. Ongoing programs will resume as soon as possible after the library opens to the public.

Returning programs:

  • Toddler Storytime, Mondays @ 10:30am
  • Family Storytime, Wednesdays @ 10:30am
  • Tech Assistant Sessions, new weekly schedule TBA
  • Lego Free Play, every 3rd Thursday @ 3:30pm
  • Book Club, every 1st Monday @ 6:30pm (resumes January 9)
  • Read to the Dogs, every 2nd and 4th Monday @ 5:00pm (registration required)

We look forward to seeing both old faces and new at the Aloha Community Library! Check out our moving FAQ for more information about our transition to a full-service WCCLS library.

We’re Moving!

As you may have already heard, the Aloha Community Library is moving!  The new location is just around the corner from its current space between US World Class Taekwondo and the Peppermill Lounge at 17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 26A.  Library staff and volunteers are hard at work during the month of November to get everything ready to reopen in December. In the meantime, we appreciate your patience during our November closure, and look forward to seeing everyone again soon!

Please see our moving FAQ for information about the Aloha Community Library’s transition to a full-service WCCLS library. Check back soon for a reopening timeline and details about our Grand Opening Celebration in January!

Moving FAQ

Pending the library’s move around the corner to our new space between US World Class Taekwondo and the Peppermill Lounge, the Aloha Community Library will be closed for the entire month of November. Curious about what’s next? Read below for everything you need to know about the move and the library’s transition into a full-service WCCLS member library. Read more →

Halloween Fun

ALL DAY MONDAY, OCTOBER 31

Start off your day of tricks and treats at the Aloha Community Library! Drop in any time on Halloween Day for candy, activities and spooky crafts. Costumes encouraged!

This will be the last day the library is open in our current location. We hope to see you in the new library!

Job Opening – Part Time Circulation Clerk CLOSED

Part Time Circulation Clerk Position

Hourly Rate between $10.00-12.00

The Aloha Community Library Association is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic person to join our team.

Circulation Clerk duties include providing patron assistance at the public service desk, online data entry, and check-in, check-out, and shelving of library materials. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited high school or equivalent. Refer to the position description for a comprehensive list of duties and qualifications. This is a part time position at 15 hours per week. Applicants must be available to work various shifts as needed, including evenings and weekends.

Employment announcement, position description, and application are available at the library and online at www.alohalibrary.org/jobs. To be considered, please submit the items listed below to the Aloha Community Library Association, either by email to info@alohalibrary.org, mail at PO Box 6561, Aloha, OR 97007, or in person at 17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 25B, Aloha OR 97078:

  • Application form
  • Cover letter addressing the reasons for your interest in this position
  • Resume including references

Applicants will be evaluated based on education, training, and experience. Finalists will be interviewed. A pre-employment background check will be required before hire. The Aloha Community Library Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 19, 2016.

Terri Palmer, Library Director
Aloha Community Library Association
17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 25B
Aloha, OR 97078
Phone: 503 259-0185
Email: info@alohalibrary.org

Annual Members’ Meeting

Aloha Community Library Association
Annual Members’ Meeting

Saturday, October 8, 2016
9:00am
Aloha Community Library
17455 SW Farmington Road, Suite 25B (current library location)

 All who donated money to the library over the past year are automatically ACLA members.

Agenda:

  • Review the library’s performance for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
  • Learn about plans for 2016-2017, including transition to full membership in WCCLS, and the renovation of, and move to, the new library location.