Library Aide

North Kingstown Free Library

North Kingstown, RI

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$12.28 per Hour   Calculate


North Kingstown, RI




Not Required

Minimum Education

High School (or equivalent)

Library Experience

Not Required

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


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

Job Description


  • Serving the public at library‚Äôs circulation desk
  • Duties include:
  • Checking materials in and out
  • Packing and unpacking inter-library loan deliveries
  • Registering patrons to use the library
  • Collecting overdue fines
  • Responding to patron questions and problems
  • Helping patrons find items in the collection
  • Helping patrons use collection resources, both print and online
  • Answering the telephone
  • Shelving returned library materials


  • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent
  • Ability to learn, understand and apply standard library principles, methods, techniques and routines
  • Experience with computers required
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective personal relationships with the public and with working associates
  • Physical capacity to work at a library service counter for extended periods and perform some light to medium lifting duties that relate to general library functions


  • Part-time, under 20 hours per week
  • Schedule will include every Saturday and may include evening hours

Additional Info & Requirements

Please email a resume and cover letter to Cyndi Desrochers, Position open until filled.

Posted Aug 5, 2020