Job Function/Industry: Education & Training
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Assist librarians by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials; and by answering questions that require only brief consultation of standard reference.
- Compile records; sort and shelve books or other media; remove or repair damaged books or other media; register patrons; and check materials in and out of the circulation process.
- Replace materials in shelving area (stacks) or files.
- Includes bookmobile drivers who assist with providing services in mobile libraries.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Clerical
2 - Computers and Electronics
3 - English Language
4 - Written Comprehension
5 - Speech Recognition
6 - Oral Comprehension
7 - Oral Expression
8 - Near Vision
9 - Speech Clarity
10 - Reading Comprehension
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.