The Dayton Metro Library is an Equal Opportunity employer dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse work force. We recruit and hire the most qualified applicant without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
Letters of applications and resumes may be emailed to Jennifer Kadel at email@example.com, or they can be mailed to the Main Library at:
Attn: Jennifer Kadel, Recruitment and Retention Manager
Dayton Metro Library
215 East Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402
You may also apply in person at the Ask Me Desk at the Main Library (located at 215 E Third Street) or any branch library location during standard business hours, or you may fax your resume to 937.496.4302.
This dynamic individual will support the earned income goals and special event needs of the Dayton Metro Library’s Events Department with this newly-created position. This fast paced role requires strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects. Successful candidates will have a thorough understanding of event needs, including food and beverage, rentals, room set up, entertainment and décor, and the interconnectedness of cause and effect as it relates to special events. Daily functions will include responding to outside inquiries, managing site visits, documenting bookings and payments, interfacing with many internal and external departments and partners, and overseeing all aspects of assigned events, including set up and tear down. This position will work primarily at the Main Library, however assistance will be needed occasionally at Branches and/or other outside venues. This position reports to the Events Manager. A minimum of 2 years direct special events experience preferred, as well as full competency with MS Office and booking/reservation software systems. Join our team today!
Essential Job Duties
Physical Requirements: Ability to occasionally sit, climb, use keyboard, arrange tables, chairs, equipment and materials for events and lift items weighing up to 50 pounds. Ability to frequently carry, grasp, hold, reach, stand, stoop, turn, and walk. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close and distance vision. Ability to speak and hear required.
Compensation and Benefits: Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Entry hourly rates may range from $16.00 to $20.00. This position is eligible for our full benefit package, which includes health, dental, vision and life insurance, paid time off (vacation, sick, holiday), and professional development opportunities.
Application Process: For first consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume and three employment references to Jennifer Kadel at firstname.lastname@example.org by February 27, 2018.
The Dayton Metro Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.