The BookOps Logistics Processing Department is primarily responsible for receiving and processing all new materials for 150 branches across 4 boroughs. This volume is in the range of over 1 million items per year, all of which are new and in high demand and selected to meet the needs of the communities of New York. In the Processing Department we strive along with BookOps to receive and process these items within an average of two weeks or less, to meet street dates and maintain the quality of our libraries’ collections. This service level is a foundation of the Access pillar of the NYPL’s Strategic Priorities. Access is made possible through the full staffing and leveraging of this unit. The unit also supports the physical logistics of countless projects aligned with Learning, Creating and Reading such as Summer Reading, Internet Lending, and other Innovation projects.
This position’s basic purpose is to receive and process all library materials in and accurately and timely manner. The individual works on interdependent teams to better manage the workflow of a high volume of in demand items for the 150 locations across the city. This position also supports special projects and high priority rush requests.
Experience working in a high volume warehouse environment.