Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Job: Library Assistant

Position: Library Assistant III at Olivia Public Library
Library: Olivia Public Library

Job Description: Performs duties associated with running the library on a day-to-day basis and assists patrons with locating materials. Provides patrons with instruction and assistance in the use of library equipment including basic computer instruction. Also assists with planning and implementing library programs and events, especially for children and teens.

Hours: 24 hours per week

Pay: $12.29 - $13.36 per hour, depending on qualifications

Qualifications: Requires high school diploma (or equivalency). Some college strongly preferred, as well as six months of directly related experience; or a combination of education, training and experience necessary to perform the requirements of the job. Applicant must have excellent people skills and be able to interact with a wide range of patrons in a courteous and effective manner. Prior professional experience working with children and teens preferred. Must be able to work independently.

Physical requirements: Requires walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, light lifting up to 25 lbs., feeling, grasping, talking, hearing and seeing.

Submit resume to: Olivia Public Library, Attn: County Librarian, 405 S 10th Street, Olivia, MN 56277. For more information call 320-523-1738 or email

Position open until filled.

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