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Public Services Associate, Part-Time

Memorial and Library Association

Westerly, RI

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$16.00 per Hour   Calculate


Westerly, RI




Not Required

Minimum Education

High School (or Equivalent)

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

Westerly Library and Wilcox Park seeks a personable, public service oriented individual to work in their busy Public Services Department. Duties include checking materials in and out, issuing new library cards, assisting patrons in locating books on our shelves and reserving books through interlibrary loans, answering phones, computer assistance, and shelving materials. Additional duties may include supervising volunteers, providing computer assistance to patrons, enforcing library policy, and assisting in other library departments as needed. Must have excellent communication skills, ability to shelve books in proper alphabetical and numerical order, and possess mid-level computer skills.

Additional Info & Requirements

Starting rate is $16 per hour. 19 hours per week. Will be required to work some evenings and occasional Saturdays. Experience in customer service preferred. Experience working in a library a plus. Flexibility regarding scheduling a plus. Westerly Library and Wilcox Park strives for a respectful and inclusive workplaces with equal employment opportunity for all and is EEOC compliant. Background check required.

HR Info

Please send the completed application, a letter of intent, and resume to wlancellotta@westerlylibrary.org. Position open until filled. Qualified applicants will be contacted through email.

Posted Nov 15, 2022