FT Library Assistant

Posted: 07/31/2022

Employment Opportunity: Belfast Free Library Full-Time Assistant
The Belfast Free Library is seeking a full-time Library Assistant.
Qualifications for this position include:
--Strong public service orientation
--Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
--Ability to work well with teens and tweens
--Familiarity with and ability to use current technology
--Knowledge of literature, including Young Adult literature
--Experience with or willingness to do library programming for teens
--Previous public library experience preferred
Essential duties include:
--Assisting public with use of library material
--Checking material in and out
--Shelving books and other items
--Assisting with processing interlibrary loan requests
--Sending out overdue notices
--Registering new patrons
--Answering telephone inquiries
--Developing and offering enlightening, fun programs for teens
Work schedule will regularly include some evenings and Saturdays. Current starting rate of pay is $15.99 per hour on the City of Belfast pay scale, with scheduled step increases plus benefits.
The City of Belfast is an EEO employer. Applications can be obtained online at http://cityofbelfast.org/jobs.aspx, by contacting the Belfast Free Library, 106 High St., Belfast, ME 04915, or by calling 338-3884 for further information. Send applications to the library. Application deadline: August 29, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.