The Hartland Public Library seeks a 14 hour part time Library Assistant
Do you enjoy working with people?
Do you want to be an important part of a dynamic professional team
in a beautiful, rural library?
Would you like to work in a community that embraces its library as a space for everyone?
If so, Hartland Public Library is the library for you!
The Hartland Public Library is seeking a part time library assistant to provide exceptional customer service in our library serving the Upper Valley community of Hartland, VT. We’re looking for a community- focused person who has excellent attention to details. Come to Hartland and work with talented and enthusiastic colleagues; connect with and serve a supportive, engaged community; and be the regular “Saturday” staff person (working with a rotating staff team to assist you).
This part-time position in the Circulation department at Hartland Public Library includes Saturday hours. This position performs all duties related to the circulation of library materials including assisting customers at our self-check kiosk. Other customer services provided by this position include: answering telephone calls and emails related to account support, assisting users to place holds and providing general information about library services. This position also includes processing of incoming materials. Individuals in this position may also help with interlibrary loan, accounts payable, daily statistics, and shelve materials as needed. This position includes 5 hours every Saturday.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and one year of paid library work OR five years of equivalent experience required. Experience with library computer use, including the Internet and MS Office. Experience with Koha and Google Workspace is a plus. Must be able to learn new skills quickly and have excellent customer service skills.The successful candidate will be able to work cooperatively as a team member as well as independently. Must be able to push or pull carts; do a moderate amount of bending, squatting, lifting, stretching, and lift boxes up to 40 pounds.
Pay range – $16.50 – $18.00 depending on experience.
Position open until filled. Interested applicants please submit a cover letter and resume to Nancy Tusinski, Library Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will also be accepted via walk-in at Hartland Public Library 153 US Route 5 Hartland, VT 05048 or mail at PO Box 137 Hartland, VT 05048. The Hartland Public Library is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity.
See full position description here https://www.hartlandlibraryvt.
– Posted 4/20/23