Library Aide- Circulation

City of Keene

60 Winter St. Keene NH

Application Deadline

Apply By Jul 5th, 2022


$18.85 to $23.49 per Hour   Calculate


Keene, NH




Not Specified

Minimum Education

Associate's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


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Job Description

Would you enjoy working part-time in a friendly work environment with great colleagues?

Are you available evenings and weekends?

Do you have excellent communication and public service skills?

Do you love a challenge and want to make a difference?

If you answered yes to these questions, apply for our part-time Library Aide opening at the Keene Public Library!

This position provides critical services primarily at the circulation desk, while offering competitive pay and a variety of activities.  Duties include assisting customers with checking materials in and out on the library’s computerized circulation system, answering the telephone, and responding to inquiries about library services.  The person selected for this position will also empty the inside and outside book drop carts, move items on book carts, and shelve materials.  The ability to perform all tasks on the library’s automated system is required.

Minimum requirements include an Associate’s Degree or two-year technical certificate, and at least one year of customer service experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  College-level coursework and previous library experience is desired.

The Library Aide position offers a pay range of $18.85-$23.49 per hour.  This position will have varied hours, up to 28 hours/week and will require the person accepting the position to work some evening hours, every Saturday and two hours on Sunday to empty the inside and outside book drop carts and to process items on hold.  A second position for a substitute, with varied hours, may also be available.

Note:  This position requires frequent walking, standing, lifting, reaching and bending.  Frequently will lift and/or move up to 10 lbs., occasionally up to 50 lbs.  Must be able to maneuver the exterior book drop cart which holds approximately 100 lbs. of materials.

If you are excited about working with a dedicated team of employees in a library where the focus is on learning, creativity, collaboration, and community interaction, apply online today at!  Please upload your resume and cover letter before submitting your completed application.

Applications will be accepted until Tuesday July 5, 2022 at 4PM.

Job Description: Library Aide

The City of Keene is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted Jun 21, 2022