Part-time Youth Services Summer Intern

Description: The Merrimack Public Library is looking for a student intern who wishes to gain practical library experience by supporting the Department Head and staff in our fast-paced Youth Services Department.  Duties include assisting patrons (primarily children from birth to age 17 and their caregivers) in the use of the library, assisting with special events and activities, and promoting of library materials.  The 10-week internship runs from June 8 through August 14, 2020. The schedule will include an average of 20 hours/week and will be determined by intern and supervisor.  Hours may be applied to school credits (to be determined by Intern’s academic institution).   The Library encourages that the Intern keep a journal to track time and read professional articles regarding library trends and best practices (accessible through the library). MLIS students are particularly encouraged to apply, but the position is open to other college students if the work is applicable to their field of study.  Deadline to apply Friday, February 28, 2020, or until filled.  Scroll to the page bottom for a link to the full job description.

Salary and Schedule: $12.00/hour; 10 weeks @ 20H/week

To apply: Submit cover letter and resume to the Director, Ms. Yvette Couser, via email ycouser@merrimacklibrary.org or by mail to: Merrimack Public Library, 470 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH  03054

Website: www.merrimacklibrary.org