Application Deadline

Apply By May 26th, 2024


$20.73 to $26.47 per Hour   Calculate


Lincoln, NE




Not Specified

Minimum Education

High School (or Equivalent)

Library Experience

Not Specified

Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


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Job Description

Lincoln City Libraries currently has full-time (40 hours per week) Library Service Associate positions available primarily assigned to the unit of Gere Branch Library (2400 S 56th Street, Lincoln, NE 68506) and South Branch Library (2675 South Street, Lincoln, NE 68502). These positions are eligible for insurance benefits.

Library Service Associates are front-line staff, providing excellent direct customer service to the public. Tasks include assisting with the checkout of materials, issuing library cards, providing technology assistance, recommending materials to customers, promoting library programs and online resources, assisting with the access and use of library resources, and processing payments on customer accounts. They may also be involved in presenting library programs.

Scheduled work hours will be assigned and could be during any of the following times: 8:00am to 8:15pm Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 6:15pm Friday and Saturday, and 11:00am to 8:15pm Sunday. While schedules will vary, this position will be required to work evenings and weekends. Evenings and weekends are assigned quarterly, but it is not unusual to work two evenings a week and two weekends a month. While all positions are assigned to a primary branch or service unit, staff may be assigned to work at any branch location. Hours may be assigned at multiple branches in a single work day.

All interested applicants are encouraged to apply even if they do not meet all desired/preferential skills, knowledge, and experience.

Lincoln City Libraries is located in Lincoln, Nebraska and is a department of the City of Lincoln.   The service area includes the entirety of Lancaster County.
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Desirable Knowledge, Abilities & Skills/Desirable Training & Experience

Bilingual language skills are desired.

Minimum Qualifications/Necessary Special Requirements

Qualifications:  High school graduate or equivalent and six months of experience in providing customer service to the public; or any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the desirable knowledge, abilities and skills.

Additional Info & Requirements

Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. Central time on Sunday, May 26, 2024, through the City of Lincoln Employment Page to be considered.  Applications received via any other method will not be considered.


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