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Library Assistant Job Description

Library Job Application

The Plainfield Public Library is now accepting applications for a Library Assistant!

The position is 17 hours per week, including some Saturdays.  The ideal candidate is reliable, has excellent customer service skills, is great at making patrons of all ages feel welcome at the library, and has very good computer skills.  

Basic duties include using WorkFlows computer program to check materials in and out, place items on hold for patrons, sign new patrons up for library cards and update current accounts, answer phone calls and place courtesy calls to patrons, perform accurate shelving of library materials, and assist with library programming such as Storytime, Summer Reading Program, Grab and Go crafts, book clubs, etc.  Starting pay is based on experience.

Applications will be accepted until November 17th.

Please email the director, Bernadette Stainbrook, for a complete job description and application form at: