Warwick Public Library is seeking an energetic, team-orientated individual with customer service experience. This individual will perform routine library tasks under professional supervision. Tasks include library clerical functions, assisting patrons in the use of library computers, and providing reference and reader’s advisory services. Tasks will include assisting librarians with programs including book clubs and summer reading; maintaining appearance of the Computer area; organizing materials; and straightening furniture. Other duties may include participating in outreach events in the community, working at one of the three small branch libraries, and preparing simple programs such as arts and crafts projects. Must be flexible to assume additional responsibilities and scheduling requirements as needed to meet the coverage needs of the public service desks in other departments. Nights and weekends required. Other duties as assigned.
Additional Info & Requirements
Candidate must provide their own means of reliable transportation to travel between branches and to outreach events.
Warwick Public Library is a thriving hub in the heart of the community. Excellent customer service is a top priority. Candidates must be comfortable proactively seeking out patrons to offer assistance in all areas of the library (desk, roving, e-mail, phone or additional methods of communication). Candidates should be good listeners and communicators, present an up‐beat, cheerful attitude, and enjoy working cooperatively as a team member.
Please submit an application, cover letter, and resume through the City of Warwick's Personnel page: