JOB OPENING: LIBRARY ASSISTANT
GROVE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Job Description: Performs various circulation tasks. Shelves materials, handles incoming and outgoing deliveries, and fills interlibrary loan requests. Provides reference and research services to library patrons and assistance in locating and utilizing library materials and services. Opens and closes library. Depending on experience and hiring level, may plan, implement, and promote programs for all ages.
Qualifications: Knowledge of library operations and procedures; ability to work effectively with the general public; ability to operate computers and printers; ability to follow written and oral instructions; ability to work independently; willingness to maintain flexibility in schedule. Preferred: ability to plan, implement, and promote specialized events and programs; strong communication skills.
Education and experience required: Candidate must have high school (or equivalency) diploma plus six months of directly-related experience; or a combination of education, experience and training necessary to perform the requirements of the job. One year of directly-related experience is preferred.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, lift, feel, grasp, talk, hear and see. Some light lifting and carrying may be required up to 25 pounds.
Hours: 9.5 hours per week: Mondays 2-5 p.m., Wednesdays 2:45-6 p.m., and Fridays 1:45-5 p.m. May be called upon to fill extra hours as needed.
Pay rate: $11.91 – 13.50/hour depending on qualifications
Application deadline: Until filled
Applications available at the library or www.pioneerland.lib.mn.us . Drop them off at the Grove City or Litchfield Library or mail to:
Litchfield Public Library
P.O. Box 220
Litchfield, MN 55355
Questions: (320) 593-9447 or email@example.com
Pioneerland Library System has online magazines available for your use through the Overdrive e-book service. Access them here: https://pioneerland.overdrive.com/library/magazines
Feel like reading a magazine or newspaper? The Grove City Library has the following publications available for checkout (2 weeks for magazines, 3 days for newspapers):
Better Homes and Gardens
Ranger Rick Jr
Taste of Home
Litchfield Independent Review
Contact the library to request the issues you would like or pick them out when you’re in the library. All of these these publications can be checked out to you and delivered curbside.
Want to order from the library’s online catalog but you haven’t set up a PIN before? Here’s some help on how to do it: https://iii.pioneerland.lib.mn.us/screens/help_pin.html
Call the library if you need assistance.
Did you know that you can check out e-books and downloadable audiobooks at home if you have an active library card?
The Grove City Library is happy to announce that we are now on Twitter! You can follow us and keep up with all that is going on here. You can find us @GroveCLibrary. Remember to follow and re-tweet 🙂