Job Announcement

Library Assistant - Full Time

JOB DUTIES

Position duties may include but are not limited to assisting adult and juvenile customers at the public service desks, use of the library automation system to circulate materials, shelving, maintenance and processing of books and materials, assisting with adult/teen programming, assisting with basic computer issues and other clerical duties as assigned.

  • The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to customer service.
  • Advanced proficiency with computers is required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time and ability to do repetitive movement.
  • Typing, filing, data entry, proficient use of a personal computer and other office equipment.
  • Physical ability to push and pull loaded book trucks weighing up to 100 pounds, lift 25 pound book crates, ability to bend, stoop, reach, and climb.
  • Work is scheduled during weekdays, nights, and weekends.

 

EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Previous library experience preferred.
  • Must have a valid GA Driver’s License. Some travel between library locations may be required.

 

SALARY

  • Full time- 40 hours per week at $ 12.00 per hour with benefits.                                                                                                
  • Newton County Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • All successful applicants must pass a drug test and a criminal background check.

Please e-mail the completed job application by December 31, 2021, to:

 Library Assistant FT Search Committee

Lace Keaton, Director  Email: lkeaton@newtonlibraries.org 

The Newton County Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free, Smoke-Free workplace.
All successful applicants must pass a drug test and a criminal background check.

E-Verify number 230157
Effective date: 7/14/2009