Library Assistant

The Town of Lunenburg seeks qualified applicants for the position of Library Assistant. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, working at the circulation desk, booking meeting rooms, checking out museum passes, checking in and shelving library serials, assisting with maintenance of collections, assisting with programs as needed, receiving library materials that have been purchased, assisting with creating signage and marketing flyers as needed, other duties as requested by Library Director. The ideal candidate will have a basic understanding of how a library is organized, experience with Evergreen systems a plus, a willingness to learn new skills, the ability to work independently, ability to use online catalogs and databases, and a desire to work with people of all ages. Basic computer skills, familiarity with Word and Excel, excellent communication skills, good customer service skills, excellent organizational skills. This position requires the capacity to interact effectively and tactfully with the general public. The candidate should also be capable of adapting to new technologies as required. This is a Grade 5, Salary Administration Plan non-benefited position, $15.07-$18.54/hour; 19 hour work-week. Please send letter of interest and employment application, (available on the Town website) to Muir Haman, Library Director, Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. Lunenburg, MA 01462. The position will remain open until filled, with preference given to applicants who file on or before August 1, 2019. (Posted 07/23/2019) AA/EOE

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