Employment Opportunity: Library Assistant/Clerk – Lansingburgh Branch

Library Assistant/Clerk – Lansingburgh Branch

Part time (approx. 12 hrs. per week), including, but not limited to, some evenings and weekends. This position includes general clerical and patron assistance tasks. The person in this position is supervised by and is responsible to the Branch Librarian. Must enjoy working with people and be computer literate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Telephone answering
  • Checking out and clearing library materials
  • Patron registration
  • Managing fine and fee collection
  • Shelving library materials
  • Answering directional inquiries
  • Opening and closing the building
  • Other related duties assigned by the supervisor

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education: high school diploma or equivalency
  • Experience: no previous library experience is necessary.

Work Schedule:

Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings & weekends.

Salary: $12.05 per hour

Contact: Dale LaGue, Branch Head
Troy Public Library
Lansingburgh Branch
27 114th Street
Troy, N.Y. 12182
lagued@thetroylibrary.org

This is a civil service position and appointment is provisional. The successful candidates must take an exam when it becomes available.