GLEASON PUBLIC LIBRARY

22 Bedford Road
Carlisle, MA 01741

phone: 978-369-4898
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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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Last updated 4/23/2018

CURRENT OPENINGS

Library Assistant II

Seeking two energetic, detail-oriented employees with excellent customer service skills to fill two part-time positions.

The purpose of this position is to provide customer service and circulation services to all customers of the Gleason Public Library. General duties include checking materials in and out; answering the telephone; maintaining neatness and organization throughout the library; assisting customers of all ages in the basic use and selection of library materials and services; and covering the youth reference desk. Performs all other related work as required. Click here to download full job description.

We are hiring two part-time positions at approximately 10 hours per week. The first position is for two evenings per week plus one Saturday per month. The second position is for one afternoon (Friday) and one evening per week plus one Saturday per month. Additional coverage is also available due to staff illness and vacations. Please indicate in your cover letter which of the following shifts you are interested in:

  • Tuesday 5pm-9pm
  • Wednesday 5-9pm
  • Thursday 5-9pm
  • Friday 12pm-5pm
  • Saturday 10am-5pm (Sept-June)/10am-1pm (Jul-Aug)

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required plus a minimum of one year of customer service experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Successful candidates will have excellent communication and customer service skills and be comfortable with computers. Previous library experience, including experience with Symphony or other library software, and a strong interest in reading are preferred. Click here to download full job description.

Salary: $20.64 per hour. Increase is by steps every three years.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Director Abby Noland at anoland@gleasonlibrary.org or by mail to Gleason Public Library, 22 Bedford Road, Carlisle, MA 01741. EOE/AA. Deadline for applications is Saturday, May 12, 2018.

INFORMATION

Look for job openings at the Gleason posted at the library, in the Carlisle Mosquito, and on the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners library job listings.

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