Library Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Nashua

City of Nashua

PRIMARY DUTIES: Full time position in the Customer Services department at Nashua Public Library; schedule includes evening and weekend shifts. This position performs all duties related to the circulation of library materials including providing curbside delivery and assisting customers at our self-check kiosks and shelving library materials.  Other direct customer services provided by this position include: answering telephone calls and emails related to account support, assisting customers to place holds, reserve meeting rooms and use associated technology as well as providing general information about library services.  Position is full time, 40 hours per week includes evenings and weekends. $39,572 – $43,000 annually, depending on education/experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and one year of paid library work OR five years of equivalent experience required. Proficiency and experience with MS Office and demonstrated ability and interest in using computers. Must be able to learn new skills quickly and handle difficult situations with tact. The successful candidate will be able to work cooperatively as a team member as well as independently. The ability to work with a diverse public in a fast-paced environment is a must. Facility with Spanish is preferred. Must be able to push or pull carts; do a moderate amount of bending, squatting, lifting, stretching, and lift boxes up to 40 pounds.  Curbside delivery requires the ability to work outdoors for brief periods of time year round.

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