Job Opening: Children/Youth Library Assistant

Description:

The Myers Memorial Library is seeking a part-time Library Assistant with the emphasis on children and youth services.

Duties:

  1. Performs circulation desk duty, shelve library materials, answer phones.
  2. Assisting patrons in the selection of materials and answers reference questions.
  3. Provides computer and electronic media support.
  4. Plans, prepares and performs story times weekly.
  5. Plans and administers the children summer reading program.
  6. Promotes children’s and young adult literature and reading through outreach to the community, elementary and secondary schools.
  7. Perform other related duties of a similar nature as requested by the Library Director.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Proficient in computers and electronic media
  • This position may require working during any of the hours that the Library is open, including evenings and weekends. Although a weekly schedule is established, the needs of the Library may require schedule changes and flexibility.
  • Prior experience working with children is a plus.

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift up to 40 pounds

Application Process: 

Send a letter of interest and resume, to myersmemoriallib@gmail.com
Please include Youth Library Assistant in the subject field.

Or mail your letter to:

Myers Memorial Library
PO BOX 559
Frewsburg, NY 14738