Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Reference Librarian, Part-time, Nashua Public Library


POSITION:                           PART-TIME REFERENCE LIBRARIAN                                                
HOURS OF WORK:            20 HRS/WK MORNINGS & FRIDAYS
DEPARTMENT:                  REFERENCE
AFFILIATION:                    UNION AFT LOCAL #4831
STARTING SALARY:       Not to exceed $18.40 per hour, depending on education/experience

                                                Job Grade 7

PRIMARY DUTIES


Part-time 20 hour per week position in Reference Department of Nashua Public Library. The schedule for this position includes 3 to 4 mornings 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM and Fridays 9 AM – 5:30 PM. Some Sunday hours may be available. Duties include in-person, telephone, and computer-based patron assistance; interlibrary loan, readers’ advisory and special projects as assigned.

MINUMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS


Master’s Degree in Library Science and 1-2 years of experience working in the reference department of a public library, including answering research questions and assisting customers with the use of computers. Proficiency in using Microsoft Office software and web-based research tools is also required. Applicant must have excellent communication skills and a demonstrated aptitude for serving the public. Experience demonstrating and troubleshooting eBooks and downloadable audiobooks is desired.  Fluency in a second language is a plus.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: 

Submit cover letter, application/resume, and three professional references to:


APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED ONLINE UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED