Employment Opportunities with the West Lafayette Public Library

Part-time Reference/Circulation Aide


Work at the Library’s Service Desks performing checkout services, assisting patrons with basic reference questions, locating materials and providing general computer help


Comfortable working with the public


Ability to work afternoons as well as some weekend and evening hours (up to 20/hrs. per week)


Fluency in a second language (in addition to English) a plus


Compensation: $10.00/hr.


Must be able to lift 15-25 lbs


College degree and/or library experience preferred but not essential


Send resume & cover letter to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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         CHILDREN’S SERVICES Part Time ASSISTANT

This position offers a great opportunity to work with the Library’s staff and administration all of whom prize individual initiative, creativity, and a passion for public service.

  • Responsible for work with other library staff to provide library service to our diverse library customer population at the Children’s services desk as scheduled each week.

  • Responsible for setting up rooms and then helping with programming for children & families both in (and outside library) as scheduled.

    • Be willing and able to work part-time hours (up to 20 hours/week) including a minimum of one evening (work to 8 pm) and one weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) each week.
    • Willing and able to work with a diverse library customer population (age, national background, etc.).

    • Ability to work with computers, electronic programs, and library automation software. Proof of proficiency and enthusiasm with computer skills is required.
  • Work is supervised by the full time Children’s Services library staff.

  • Part-time position (up to 20 hours/week). The position is open beginning May 1, 2015.

  • Hourly wage: $ 9.00 – $10.00. Salary will be reviewed after six months of employment.

  • Benefits include: limited number of paid holidays throughout the year.

 

TO APPLY: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a short letter of interest

OR fill out a paper application form which is available at the Library during open hours.  The position is open until filled.

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CHILDREN’S SERVICES Part Time SUMMER ASSISTANT

 

This position offers a great opportunity to work with the Library’s staff and administration all of whom prize individual initiative, creativity, and a passion for public service.

  • Responsible for work with other library staff to provide library service to our diverse library customer population at the Children’s services desk as scheduled each week. This will include some evenings and weekend hours each week.

  • Responsible for setting up rooms and then helping with programming for children & families both in (and outside library) as scheduled.

  • Work is supervised by the full time Children’s Services library staff.

  • Be willing and able to work part-time hours (up to 15 hours/week) including a minimum of one evening (work to 8 pm) and one weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) each week.

  • Willing and able to work with a diverse library customer population (age, national background, etc.).

  • Ability to work with computers, electronic programs, and library automation software. Proof of proficiency and enthusiasm with computer skills is required.

  • Part-time position (up to 20 hours/week), available May 18 through August 15.

  • Hourly wage: $ 9.00 – $10.00.

  • Benefits include: limited number of paid holidays throughout the year.

 

TO APPLY: Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a short letter of interest

OR fill out a paper application form which is available at the Library during open hours. The position is open until filled.