Library Assistant – Part Time

Stonington Free Library

Stonington Borough

Application Deadline

Apply By Feb 26th, 2021


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Stonington, CT


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Minimum Education

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Library Experience

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Supervisory Experience

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Type of Library


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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 position 12.5-16 hours per week. Work schedule is Monday 9:30-6, Wednesday 9:30-2 and two Saturdays per month 9:30 to 1:00. Hourly rate is $14.00. Benefits include sick, holiday and vacation days. 

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. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Send cover letter, resume and three professional references to: by February 26, 2021.

Provide copying, printing, faxing and other technology assistance 

Help manage holds, overdue items and interlibrary loan requests and returns

Check materials in and out

Issue library cards 

Provide reference services and reader’s advisory 

Introduce patrons to all library services, collections and technology

Provide curbside pickup

Assist patrons in person, by email and over the phone

Delivery of excellent customer service to all ages

Posted Feb 12, 2021