Job Opportunities






Duties: include responding to customer inquiries either in person or by phone, readers’ advisory and reference, assisting patrons in the use of computers, library’s research tools, and electronic resources; performing all duties associated with an automated circulation system and ability to lift twenty-five pounds. The ideal candidate must be interested in working in a customer service driven organization, have excellent communication skills; possess strong computer and research skills; and be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must be able to provide friendly, high quality customer service. Must possess the ability to communicate effectively and courteously; ability to relate to library users of all ages; ability to work as a team member, and ability to learn and teach new technology. Previous library experience in an automated environment, and Associates or Bachelor’s degree is preferred. 

Hours: 20 per week. Includes some evenings and weekend shifts. This position will become available in early January.

Compensation:  Salary: $10.50/h. depending on qualifications

Benefits: sick leave, pro-rated holiday pay, and pro-rated vacation pay after 1 year

To apply: email a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of three references to

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