PT - Library Assistant - Clark Public Library

The Clark Public Library is hiring a part-time LIBRARY ASSISTANT. This position will be part-time with a flexible schedule that may include days, evenings and some weekends. Applicant must be available to work various shifts, including evenings and the occasional weekend. Hours total 20 per week. Must be available to work at least a 4 hour shift between the hours of 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hours will vary when weekend shift occurs. Employees are entitled to sick leave and vacation time. Starting salary for position is $15.21 per hour. This position is Civil Service/Union.

General Summary:

· The Library Assistant performs general reception duties including fielding in-person and on the telephone informational and directional questions from patrons.
· Must be able to exercise judgment in public service situations and perform several jobs simultaneously.
· Performs procedures related to circulation of materials, including check in and out of library material, collection of fees and fines and registration of library members.
· Processes new library material and performs basic repairs to damaged library material.
· Works effectively and courteously with the general public and other employees.


Education, Experience, and Training:

•    High School diploma or equivalent required.
•    Computer proficiency in Microsoft Windows and Office products required.
•    Keyboarding skill required.
•    Phone and office work experience required.
•    Customer service experience in a library, office or retail environment is required.
•    CPR training a plus.


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How To Apply:: 

Please respond with a resume and the names of three references via email to by Friday, February 22, 2019. NO phone calls, no faxed resumes, no mailed resumes. Due to the high number of responses, we will only respond to candidates who have been selected for interviews