PT Library Assistant


Community Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
Out Of State

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time

The Community Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time Library Assistant in the Public Services Department.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties will include, but are not limited to, helping patrons locate library materials, answering patrons' reference questions, providing readers' advisory assistance, teaching computer classes, putting together displays, and planning library programs.

Hours and Location :

The present requirement is for approximately 15-20 hours per week including day, evening, and weekend hours. Flexibility in scheduling is required. The position may include working at both Community Library locations.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Post high school coursework and/or some college course work required;

Four-year college degree, commensurate military experience, or equivalent continuing education preferred; High quality customer service skills;

Must be able to organize, plan, schedule, coordinate, and evaluate programming for all ages;

Must have excellent verbal and written skills including the ability to convey information in educational, instructional, and creative manners;

Advanced computer skills and Internet search techniques;

Experience working with people of all ages and public speaking experience highly desirable;

Access to a personal vehicle for work use

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Preference given to applications received by March 21. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and employment application. Applications are available on library website.

Application Contact: 
Irene Scherer, Public Services Manager
Apply To: 
Community Library
24615 89th Street
Salem , WI 53168