Library Assistant

Posted on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Employment Type: Part Time
Hours: Two positions available. These positions are year-round. Please review hours for availability.

Position A - Part-time (average of 20.75 hours per week) Tuesday 9am-2pm, Wednesday 9am-2pm, Friday 2pm-6pm, every other Saturday 9am-5pm and Sunday 11:45am-5:15pm

Position B - Part-time (average of 21.25 hours per week) Monday 9am-1pm, Tuesday 5pm-9pm, Wednesday 6pm-9pm, Thursday 9am-1pm, every other Saturday 9am-5pm and Sunday 12:45pm-5:15pm

Building: Columbia Public Library
Department: Circulation

Duties and Responsibilities:

Works at all Circulation Department workstations and is knowledgeable about circulation functions and procedures: check materials in/out; assist public in obtaining a library card; respond to public’s directional questions; operate cash register.

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent required.  Preferred:  Some college coursework; one year work experience; experience using computers, cash registers, and work that requires meeting with the public and providing customer service.


Vacation and sick leave (4 hours each per month); other pro-rated benefits include paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and a retirement plan.  Employee Assistance Program is also available.


$10.76 per hour


Applications will be accepted until position is filled, but first consideration given to applications received by JUNE 14, 2017. Apply Online