The Garfield County Public Library District is seeking a part-time (24 hours per week) Library Assistant to join our talented team at the New Castle Branch Library. This position provides high quality customer service to the public and assists in all areas of public library services, including answering questions by phone, in-person or email; promoting library programs; shelving materials and a variety of other duties. The Library Assistant must be organized, reliable, have excellent customer service skills, and be able to work any hours the library is open. This position is required to work some Saturdays each month and some evenings may be required. If you are curious about learning and you value a diverse work experience, this may be the opportunity for you!
A high school diploma or GED is required and previous library experience is preferred. Experience working with youth of all ages is desirable.
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Garfield County encompasses a geographical area of almost 3,000 square miles of which approximately 60% is federal public lands, and the furthest towns are 60 miles apart from each other. The population density is 19 people per square mile.
Our communities are located in beautiful valleys surrounded by high mountain desert, snowy Rocky Mountains, and several amazing tributaries of the Colorado River. A big reason people choose to live in Garfield County is the abundance of outdoor activities, including biking, skiing, soaking in hot springs, fishing, camping, and more.