As-Needed Associate Consultant (Delivery Driver/Courier)

  • City of Santa Clara, CA
  • Santa Clara, California
  • Oct 31, 2019
Variable Shift Library Services Transportation or Transit
  • Salary: $16.65 - $25.09 Hourly

Job Description


The City of Santa Clara is seeking a Delivery Driver/Courier for the Library Department. This position is a great opportunity for individuals who enjoy working in a fast-paced and dynamic workplace and also for those who are seeking to learn more about working in a library environment.

This is an as-needed, non-benefited position. This position requires a flexible work schedule with hours ranging from 15-20 hours per week, Monday - Friday.

For further details about the position, please contactLee Hagan at (408) 615-2961 or

Typical Duties

Specific job duties of this position may not be included in the list below, nor do the examples cover all duties which may be performed.

Under direct supervision
  • Operates vehicles (light truck or van)
  • Pickup and delivery of interoffice mail, library materials and miscellaneous supplies to various City buildings and departments on a set schedule
  • Performs routine, repetitive, manual work in connection with the use of library resources.
  • Assists in the preparation and installation of displays and room set-ups
  • Use of personal computer to perform simple clerical tasks
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from high school or possession of a GED
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing using English at a basic level

  • Possession of an appropriate, valid California Class C driver's license is required at the time of appointment and for the duration of employment.
  • A Department of Motor Vehicle printout is required at the time of appointment.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of:
  • Able to use basic computer programs

Ability to:
  • Interpret and follow oral and written instructions
  • Follow established policies and procedures
  • Work independently as well as part of a team to achieve common goals
  • Bend, stoop, reach, carry, and lift as necessary to perform assigned duties
  • Lift and carry 40 lbs. of static weight
  • Establish and maintain courteous and effective working relationships