Library Associate - Part Time - Smyrna Library
Smyrna Library is seeking a part-time Library Associate. The position of Library Associate is responsible for performing various duties primarily concerning the operation of the Circulation and Reference departments within the Linebaugh Public Library System. This employee has extensive contact with the public. Duties include, but are not limited to: the circulating of books and other library materials, assisting patrons in locating and using needed materials; assisting patrons in accessing and using databases; assisting patrons in using computers and conducting research on the Internet; assisting patrons in locating library materials in various areas of the library; performing daily maintenance of periodicals; and performing readers advisory services. This is an entry level position. This position is classified as Non-Exempt for the purpose of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Starting salary is $9.19 per hour. Evenings and weekends may be required.
Application Procedure: Completed applications (see below) must be submitted by email to Heather McDowell at [email protected]; only electronic submissions will be accepted. Position is open until filled. EOE. For more information, please read the Library Associate job description (PDF).
Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years old. High school diploma or equivalent required. Prior experience working in customer service environment preferred. Prior library experience desired. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college desired.
Only electronic submissions will be accepted. To submit, please fill out our application, print, scan and email as an attachment (the PDF will not save once filled out). Or, you may install a free PDF writer to save the form and re-submit via email. Here is the link to the free download; CutePDF Writer. Simply install the PDF Writer, open & fill out application, print using CutePDF Writer, this then allows you to save the PDF document under your own file name. Email your newly created PDF as an attachment to [email protected].
You cannot submit a resume alone in place of the application. In addition, please note that all sections of the application form must be completed in their entirety. Do not use phrases such as "see resume"; simply referring to the attached resume is not sufficient. Linebaugh Library System will only accept applications for posted vacancies.