Job Opening

Library Assistant


The Library Assistant provides a welcoming environment for patrons, works professionally with and under the supervision of the Assistant Librarian, and fosters a team atmosphere with library volunteers.

Duties:
  • Handles processing of overdues. Generates reports monthly, coordinates search for materials on the shelves, and notifies patrons of overdue items.
  • Assists with all areas of library operations including circulation.
  • Assists with library programming as needed.
  • Helps maintain the library’s appearance.
  • Opens and closes the library in the absence of the Assistant Librarian.
  • Oversees circulation services and coordinates daily volunteer activities in the absence of the Assistant Librarian.
  • Oversees all library operations in the absence of the Library Director and Assistant Librarian.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Hourly wage for this position is $14.00/hr. Applicant needs to be computer literate, friendly, and flexible in their schedule. To apply, send resume, cover letter and contact information for three references to Elizabeth Rhymer, Director at freedomlibrary@roadrunner.com. The position is open until filled.