Northeast Regional Library
Employment Opportunities will be posted here when available.
Part-Time worker Corinth Public Library
The Corinth Public Library is a branch of the Northeast Regional Library System
As needed on a fill-in basis
Some Saturday and evening work will be required
The part-time worker works under the supervision of the Corinth Librarian and Assistant Librarian. The work requires computer skills and the ability to deal with the public with tact, courtesy, and cheerfulness.
Perform opening and/or closing procedures at the library
Check out library materials to patrons and check them back in upon return
Request books for patrons from other libraries
Keep daily circulation records
Register new borrowers
Keep the library clean, neat and orderly by performing light housekeeping duties
Record daily financial transactions
Perform any other duties as needed
Become familiar with the library’s online catalog
Assist patrons in using the library’s public access computers
Learn the Northeast Regional Library’s policy on internet use and how to enforce it
Learn the library’s collection of materials
Keep all shelves in proper alphabetical and numerical order
Assist customers in locating materials and in using the library
Act as goodwill ambassador for library in the community
Suggest books and materials to library patrons that might be of interest to them
Assist the Librarian and Assistant Librarian with special library programs including:
- National Library Week
- Summer Library Programs
- Weekly story hours
- Any other programming
Tasks may often require standing or sitting for long periods of time. Employee may frequently exert force equivalent to lifting up to 20 pounds and/or occasionally exert force equivalent to lifting up to approximately 35 pounds. Employee may occasionally encounter environment that is dusty and/or dirty with a lack of environmental control. Must have the physical ability to climb a step stool and rolling ladder, move a book truck, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch and bend. Employee will be required to work under sometimes stressful conditions, and in environments which present continuous interruptions and background noises. Employee will be required to respond appropriately to unexpected situations and scenarios.
The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities to do the job. Rather they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.