The Auburn Public Library seeks a responsible, people-orientated person for a part-time associate position (17 hours per week) at our Lending Services desk. We also have a position for 12 hours at the Lending Services desk, and 5 hours processing new materials.

This public service position assists the public with borrowing materials, answering routine questions related to library services, and providing reader’s advisory services. The Lending Services associate must be able to work effectively at the Lending Desk providing excellent customer service to customers of all ages, and use good judgment when dealing with the public. The ideal candidate will be well read in popular authors and books and able to convey enthusiasm for titles and authors to customers.

Minimum requirements include high school diploma (some college preferred), excellent  customer service skills, good attention to detail, and knowledge of recent popular books and genres.  Experience in a library, customer service or sales position is a plus.  Candidates should also have knowledge of basic office procedures and skills in basic arithmetic.

Hours include some evenings and Saturdays. This position pays $12.00 an hour. The full job description may be seen on our web site:  http://ow.ly/tgkp30fwSxr

Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to personnel@auburnpubliclibrary.org , or send  by mail to Personnel Auburn Public Library 49 Spring St. Auburn, ME. 04210.


No phone calls, please.