Description: The Nichols Library Board of Trustees is searching for a friendly, reliable and detail-oriented person to work temporarily for our Library as Summer Aide under the direction of the Librarian during July and August.
Supervisor: The Summer Aide is accountable to and reports directly to the Librarian
Recommended Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum of one (1) year of library or other relevant experience. Learns quickly, accepts direction easily, and follows instructions well. Ability to reshelve items based on the Dewey Decimal System and alphabetization. Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office. Familiarity with current library software (Atriuum) or willingness to learn. Pleasant, helpful and cooperative disposition.
Responsibilities: Primary duty is to help with circulation desk tasks as directed by the Librarian, such as answering phone calls and email, checking materials in and out, placing reserves on materials, assisting and registering new patrons, processing interlibrary loan requests, and reshelving materials. Other tasks may include providing computer assistance to patrons, organizing materials, updating social media and assisting with story times and reading incentive programs. Additional duties may be assigned by the Librarian.
Wages: Commensurate with education and experience. This is a temporary position for 10 hours/week
for 10 weeks.
Position Closing Date: June 1, 2022.
Starting Date: Week of June 27th. If you have any questions or for more information and a complete job description, contact Aisilyn Guivens, Librarian at 603-253-6950 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and two (2) letters of reference.