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


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

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