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Christopher Brackett
Apr 7, 2017

Job Posting - Part-Time Library Technical Assistant (Art Coordinator)

Apr 7, 2017 by Christopher Brackett

The Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library currently has a Library Technical Assistant Part-Time (Art Coordinator) position available at our Southshore Regional Library in Ruskin, FL. The deadline to apply for this is Thursday April 20, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Below is a description of the position and links to the official posting on Hillsborough County's website.  

Interested individuals can click on the following link to begin the application: Library Technical Assistant Part-Time (Art Coordinator)


Library Technical Assistant Part-Time (Art Coordinator)

Recruitment #1704-LITAPTGU99-003

Date Opened

4/6/2017 12:01:00 PM

Filing Deadline

4/20/2017 11:59:00 PM


$13.88 - $21.25/hour


Library Services

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Hillsborough County Government provides employees with careers that are both professionally and personally rewarding. With a wide range of independent agencies to choose from, the opportunities within Hillsborough County Government are endless! You are not just an employee within the government, you are an ambassador and business partner making a huge impact within our community that helps shape our future.


Our mission is to provide effective quality service at a reasonable cost with courtesy, integrity and accountability in a manner that protects and enhances the quality of life of our diverse population.


Hillsborough County Government is guided by our shared values that help us deliver on the promise of effective quality service. We expect and demonstrate:

  • Customer Commitment: Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity: Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence: Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork: Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Four year degree of formal training in art education.
  • Two or more years of experience in teaching or coordinating visual and applied arts programs
  • Strong customer services skills
  • Valid Drivers License


Associate's or higher degree from an accredited college or university;


One year of experience in teaching or coordinating visual and applied arts programs; and working with personal computers, some of which included training and troubleshooting basic computer hardware and software problems. 


Physical Demands:

Ability to lift, push, or handle library materials weighing up to 20 pounds. This position will also require bending, kneeling, standing, sitting and walking for extended periods of time.

Work Environment:

Work is typically performed in a climate controlled library, but sometimes requires outdoor activities in parks, recreation centers, or other locations due to the nature of the programs being conducted.


  • Working knowledge of visual and applied arts. 
  • Working knowledge of teaching methods and techniques.
  • Working knowledge of the community's cultural art resources.
  • Ability to conduct and teach visual and applied arts workshop classes.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Ability to coordinate, teach and oversee multiple programs.
  • Ability to plan, develop, and evaluate visual and applied arts programs. 
  • Ability to create, and teach visual and applied arts workshop classes.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Ability to coordinate, teach and oversee multiple programs.
  • Ability to plan, develop and evaluate visual and applied arts programs.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Teach visual and applied art classes.
  • Plan, prepare and present art programs and activities at the library for ages pre-kindergarten through adults. 
  • Audition artists for proposed programs and stay current on emerging art trends. 
  • Coordinate art programming as well as hire quality art teachers with art backgrounds to carry out art programs and activities. 
  • Coordinate art class registration for library customers to sign up for art classes. 
  • Promote gallery shows at the library and hold opening receptions for the public to view galleries.
  • Facilitate meetings to discuss ideas for the galleries and art/exhibits for the juried exhibits. 
  • Assist in making supply purchase recommendations for art classes at the studio.
  • Participate in programming/teaching of art classes both in the library and through outreach activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.



Veteran’s Preference:

Do you qualify for Veteran's Preference? Preference will only be entitled upon initial appointment for eligible veterans and eligible spouses of veterans. Documentation that clearly shows dates of service, campaign awards or medals received, and character of discharge (DD-214 Member-4 or Service-2 copy) to support entitlement to preference must be provided at the time of application.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Hillsborough County Government provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Hillsborough County Government complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Hillsborough County welcomes and encourages applications from minorities, veterans, and persons with physical and mental disabilities, and will reasonably accommodate the needs of those persons in the application and testing process. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation requests will be on a case-by-case basis.

Hillsborough County Government expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Hillsborough County Government’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge

Hillsborough County is a drug free workplace.

Response/Recovery Activities:

Employees may be required to participate in response/recovery activities in response to a major emergency or natural disasters affecting County operations. In such situations, every effort will be made to maintain operations, but employees may be assigned to carry out response activities suited to their skills and capabilities. *MON*



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Carrie A Cullen

This looks like a great opportunity Chris, thank you for sharing!