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Library Assistant – Circulation Department (Part-time)

Manheim Township Public Library is recruiting for a part-time Library Assistant – Circulation position.  The position will be filled by one individual at 28 hours/week or two individuals at 14 hours/week.  The desired candidate will be a motivated, high-energy and outgoing individual who is detail and team-oriented, tech-savvy and possess superior communication and customer service skills.

Job Description: Assist library patrons at the Circulation Desk, at the public computers, and over the phone.  Works behind the scenes processing the flow of materials.

Qualifications:  HS Diploma required. Candidates with a college degree and previous library experience are preferred.  Millennium/Sierra ILS experience a plus. Ability to speak a language in addition to English desirable. Must be able to lift 30 pounds, push carts weighing 50 pounds, and shelve materials on high as well as low shelves.

Compensation: $9.50/hour. The position is 28 hours/week, weekdays and one Saturday per month. Hours subject to change based on the needs of the Library.

Must pass the Pennsylvania Criminal Background Check, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and FBI Fingerprint Based Federal Criminal History.

Application:  Send cover letter, resume and three references to Joyce Sands, Executive Director, at jsands@mtpl.info. Manheim Township Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Volunteer Opportunities Available

We are always open to accepting offers of volunteer service.  Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older and must commit to at least 6 months of weekly service, due to the extensive training required.  The librarians at the Service Desk can provide an application.

Questions about volunteer service can be addressed to Janet Bailey at jbailey@mtpl.info  or by calling (717) 560-6441 Ext. 307.  Thank you for your interest.