Full-Time Youth Services Library Assistant
Description: Due to an internal promotion, the Merrimack Public Library is looking for a positive team-player to work in our fast-paced Youth Services Department. The ideal candidate will have creative problem-solving abililties and can be attentive to details while exhibiting a commitment to our library's mission. Duties include creating and leading innovative programs for children and teens; providing readers' advisory services and guidance in locating library materials; assisting patrons in the use of library computers and online services; attending outreach events. Scroll to the bottom on the page for a link to the full job description.
Hours: Schedule of 40 hours/week includes mornings/afternoon/evening shifts, and rotating weekends.
Qualifications: This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent; college degree preferred. New MLS graduates and candidates in the NH Paralibrarian Certification Program welcomed. Experience working in a library setting, using computers and mobile devices, knowledge of youth literature, and performing excellent customer service preferred. Artistic and creative skills are also desirable. Sense of humor a plus.
Closing date: November 20, 2019 or until position is filled.
Salary: $15.60/hour; benefits package including NHRS, Health and Dental Insurance.
Address: To apply, submit resume, cover letter, the Library's Job Application form, and list of three references to the Library Director: Yvette Couser at email@example.com or vis USPS to: Merrimack Public Library, 470 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH 03054