Library Assistant – Part Time

Stonington Free Library

Stonington, CT

Application Deadline

Apply By Dec 4th, 2020


$14.00 per Hour   Calculate


Stonington, CT


Not Specified


Not Required

Minimum Education

High School (or Equivalent)

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


Job Description

The Stonington Free Library seeks an enthusiastic and tech-savvy team player with excellent customer service skills and a commitment to the importance of the library in the community. This is a part time Saturday rotation position 7 hours per month. Work schedule is two Saturdays per month 9:30 to 1:00 with the potential of Saturday hours increasing to 9:30-3:00 in the near future. Hourly rate is $14.00. Benefits include sick, holiday and vacation days.  

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
• Delivery of excellent customer service to all ages 
• Assist patrons in person, by email and over the phone 
• Provide curbside pickup 
• Introduce patrons to all library services, collections and technology 
• Provide reference services and reader’s advisory  
• Issue library cards  
• Check materials in and out 
• Help manage holds, overdue items and interlibrary loan requests and returns 
• Provide copying, printing, faxing and other technology assistance  

Successful candidate must be a team player with strong technology skills, positive attitude, enjoys working with the public, self-motivated, reliable, flexible and able to multi-task. High school diploma and technology skills required. Prior library experience, college degree and familiarity with library technology are a plus.  


HR Info

Send cover letter, resume and three professional references to: by December 4, 2020. 

Posted Nov 18, 2020