Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Circulation Assistant Openings, Part-time, Plaistow Public Library

The Plaistow Public Library is seeking a friendly, energetic, and organized individual to join our Circulation Team.

Schedule: 15 hrs/ week, including one evening per week and one Saturday a month
Compensation: $12.35 to $15.00/ hour, depending on experience
Deadline: Open until filled

This is a 60-day temporary position with high potential of becoming a regular (or "permanent") position.

We are also actively seeking to enlarge our pool of substitutes. So please apply even if you're not able to commit to a regular schedule at this time. This is a great way to to pick up some extra hours & new skills, keep your resume refreshed, and work with some great people!

As a Team Member you help define our patrons' experience of the library. You greet people warmly and provide helpful, courteous service in a variety of ways -- facilitating circulation of library materials; offering helpful advice and information about our collections, programs and services; helping out with patrons' basic computer needs; ensuring that work areas are tidy and well-organized; renewing our displays with fresh materials as needed; chipping in when larger programs require an extra hand or two; and administering our policies with fairness and tact.

Required Qualifications
High school diploma
Excellent customer service skills
Very strong computer and Internet skills High attention to detail Proven track record of success working in a close-knit, team environment

Got "Bonus Features"?
As part of a small public library all staff regularly wear multiple hats. Please be sure to tell us about any special skills or hobbies which might add value to our team (e.g., experience w/ Koha or other library systems, etc.)

Full Job Description and application instructions are available on the library's website:

We look forward to working with you!