Dorothy Alling Memorial Library in Williston, VT is seeking a dynamic Youth Services Librarian (full-time) to serve a population of approximately 10,000. The busy youth services area is well loved by preschoolers and their parents and is always buzzing with activity after school. Our youth services librarians have a history of cooperation with the larger day cares and two elementary schools in town, area home-school families and the local union high school. Ideal candidates will demonstrate collaborative leadership, community connections, innovation in their field and be able to communicate their love of learning with patrons of all ages.
The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts seeks a creative, dedicated staff member to join Freel Library’s circulation services team and oversee day-to-day activities in the new Learning Commons (set to open this fall). The Library Assistant II, Library Commons Supervisor, coordinates and promotes activities in the library’s Learning Commons, hires and supervises library and learning commons student employees, acts as a liaison to IT and other LC service partners, and gathers data to inform assessment of the learning commons. As part of the library circulation services team, this position also provides direct services to patrons and helps to maintain general oversight of the library facility. This position is part of the AFSCME bargaining unit. For a fuller description of the position and to apply, please visit https://mcla.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=109266. Deadline for applications is May 5, 2019.
—posted on April 15th, 2019
The Rutland Free Library is currently seeking a Circulation Assistant to work 17.5 hours per week in a professional and welcoming environment. We are looking for a customer friendly, hardworking, skilled individual to complete our top notch team!
General duties will include all aspects of library circulation; including checking items in and out, registering new patrons, and material handling. Candidate must be able to assist with routine computer and technology maintenance. The ideal applicant will be flexible, professional, and able to juggle small details while thinking fast on his/her/their feet. Library experience is a plus.
The starting hourly rate is $16.66 per hour. Ability to work occasional nights and roughly 24 Saturdays per year is a must. This position offers some pro-rated benefits.
Please submit cover letter, resume, and application to Karen McDonnell-Circulation Supervisor. Applications can be found at www.rutlandfree.org; or stop by and pick one up at Rutland Free Library.
Do you love working with children and their families? The Keene Public Library Youth Department is looking for STEM education interns to assist with a three-year leadership project to develop, test, and evaluate the effectiveness of offering STEM, tinkering, and making activities! The internships are IMLS grant-funded, part-time positions working on location at the Keene Public Library. These paid internships offer $10 per hour, and require a minimum of 10 hours per month. This is a three-year program commencing as soon as possible and ending on September 1, 2021. Internships may run for as little as six months or up to 24 months.
The Stowe Free Library is seeking an energetic and creative individual to be our new Youth Librarian, assisting in fulfilling our mission: “To Welcome, To Inspire, To Enrich the Mind.” We are searching for an enthusiastic team player who inspires life-long learning in our youngest patrons and who enjoys working in a welcoming and professional environment. Our cherished municipal library houses a collection of 35,000 of items, reports 100,000 annual visits, and receives tremendous support from the community. The Town of Stowe is a quaint New England town that provides an excellent school system, fabulous four-season outdoor activities, and numerous cultural festivals for its 4,400 residents and seasonal visitors.
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The Howe Library is recruiting for a part-time Circulation Assistant. This is a 15 hour per week non-benefited position. Some weekend and evening work required. Starting rate $18.00/hour depending on qualifications and experience.
Job duties include checking books in and out at the circulation desk using the library’s automated system, shelving books, and performing clerical tasks. Candidates must be committed to providing excellent customer service to library patrons. A complete job description (including minimum qualifications) is available here (Download PDF reader).
Applications must be submitted through the Town of Hanover’s online recruiting system. For instructions, please visit www.hanovernh.org and select Employment. All job offers contingent on outcome of background check. The Town of Hanover is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
—posted on April 15th, 2019
The Royalton Memorial Library is seeking an energetic, well-organized Director to provide outstanding customer service to our vibrant and diverse community. The Director is responsible for all operations of the library and the position includes clerical, outreach, fundraising and supervisory duties. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and at least intermediate technology skills. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree and a candidate with a CPL through the state of VT or willingness to pursue one is preferred. 32 hours per week, including some evening and Saturday hours. Starting at $17/hour with paid sick leave and paid vacation. If interested please send resume, three references, and cover letter to RML, c/o Phoebe Roda, PO Box 179, South Royalton, VT 05068 or email [email protected]
—posted on April 15th, 2019
Converse Free Library in Lyme, New Hampshire, is seeking a friendly, service-oriented, and organized person to be our new Library Clerk! The essential job duties of this position include (but are not limited to):
· performing circulation desk operations
· greeting patrons in a friendly manner, answering telephone and emails in a professional and pleasant manner
· assisting staff with interlibrary loans
· accomplishing collection maintenance tasks (covering and repairing books, etc.)
· shelving and weeding newspapers and magazines; shelving books and other materials in numerical and alphabetical order
· providing general information about library services and the facility
· assisting in opening and closing the library, emptying book drops, updating bulletin boards, photocopying materials, and maintaining publicity materials
The qualifications we are seeking for this position are a high school diploma or the equivalent (required), and/or some college (preferred). Excellent approach to customer service towards patrons of all ages and backgrounds is essential, as is proficiency using a computer. Library experience required.
This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week, including rotating Wednesday-evening and Saturday-morning shifts. The hourly wage starts at $12.00-$12.50 per hour. Benefits include sick time and vacation time. No insurance benefits are included. This is an excellent entry-level opportunity for someone considering a career in public libraries.
A complete job description is available at http://lymenhlibrary.org/library-information-2/about-us/employment-opportunities/library-clerk/. (Please note that the embedded pdf is three pages long.)
Please send resume with letter of interest to:
Judith G. Russell, Library Director
—posted on April 15th, 2019
The Pope Memorial Library is seeking a part-time Youth Services Assistant (15 hours per week). Under the supervision of the Library Director, the Youth Services Assistant is responsible for planning and implementing programs for children and young adults at the Pope Library and also responsible for maintaining the youth collection. Will also be required to perform routine library services and duties. See below for a full job description. Interested candidates please send a resume and cover letter to the Pope Memorial Library, PO Box 260, Danville, VT 05828