Library Assistant Position
Brown Memorial Library, Bradford, NH is looking for a focused, forward thinking individual to fill a part-time position as Library Assistant. We will consider candidates that exhibit professionalism, customer service skills, and computer literacy. A genuine interest in books, reading and readers is a plus. This position reports to the Library Director and works with a dedicated staff. Hours are Monday, 3-8; Wednesday, 3-7; alternate Saturdays 10-3; Sunday, 11-3, (13-17 hours per week). Paid hourly, starting at $13 per hour.
Please send a completed job application (available at the library circulation desk) to Meg Fearnley at Brown Memorial Library, 78 West Main Street, Bradford, NH 03221.
Full job description
Assist the librarian in running the library.
Duties may include:
Circulation desk (greet library users, check in/check out books, issue new patron cards, keep daily statistics, answer reference questions or refer questions to library director, assist users with computers/printer/copier)
Shelve books and keep bookshelves tidy and in order
Catalog maintenance (filing, withdrawing)
Other special projects
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Attention to detail
Basic computer and software skills
Willingness to help keep Brown Memorial Library operating at its best
Public desk etiquette, customer service and conflict resolution skills
Must be able to use a step stool to reach upper shelves
Terms of Employment:
Position hours are:__________________________________
Employment shall be for a six-month period; after six months, the Librarian may decide at her discretion to make the appointment permanent.
Salary is $13 per hour to start