PT Library Assistant


Community Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
Out Of State

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
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.

Position Vacancy

Part-time Library Assistant

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

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.

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.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please submit a cover letter, resume and employment application to Irene Scherer, Public Services Manager, Community Library, 24615 89th Street, Salem, WI 53168 or by email:

Preference given to applications received by May 3.

Application Contact: 
Irene Scherer
Apply To: 
Community Library
24615 89th St., 15
Salem , WI 53168
Phone: 2628433348
42° 32' 44.3112" N, 88° 6' 21.4416" W