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Library Assistant, South Hadley Public Library, South Hadley, MA

The Town of South Hadley seeks qualified applicants for the part-time position of Library Assistant at the South Hadley Public Library. The successful candidate must be organized, possess the skills to provide excellent customer service, able to handle multiple tasks at once, and be a self-starter.

Duties include all circulation desk tasks including check in, check out and renewing library materials; issue new cards; aid patrons on how to use the online catalog; assist and instruct patrons on how to use the library's computers, printers and other machines; provide reader advisory information to patrons when requested.

Assists patrons with basic readers advisory, computer troubleshooting and ready reference assistance. Provides assistance, as required, in all departments of the library including Circulation Services, Adult Services, Youth Services and Technical Services/Cataloging.

This is a non-benefited position and the hourly rate is $15.00.  The work schedule is 15 hours a week including at least one night per week and part of a rotating Saturday schedule.

High School diploma or equivalent required with additional course work in library science desirable; two years experience in an office or library setting; experience in automated library systems and public libraries preferred; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

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The Town of South Hadley is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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