Position Announcement
Library Assistant – Circulation
Matheson Memorial Library

Matheson Memorial Library has a part-time position open in our Circulation department. We are seeking a public service-oriented individual who enjoys interacting with and helping people of all ages. Duties will include:  Checking-out and checking-in materials, issuing library cards, enforcing policies, using a cash register and making change, and shelving materials. Candidate will be expected to assist with other library duties as assigned; for example, calling patrons with overdue reminders. Candidate must have proficient computer skills, be able to search our library catalog and the internet, and be willing to learn new skills. Candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Qualifications:  High school diploma or equivalent.  Prior library experience preferred, but not required. Preference will be given to Spanish speaking applicants.

Starting Salary Range: $13.45-$14.00 per hour. Pro-rated benefits and paid holidays are included.

Work schedule is as follows:

(20 hours per week)

Monday 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

And every third Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

You must also be willing and available to work additional hours, to cover the vacation and time off requests of other staff. Application is available at the Matheson Memorial Library Circulation Desk.  Applications will be accepted until August 6, 2021.

Please submit applications to Gail Grice at ggrice@elkhorn.lib.wi.us or in person at the library. Applications are available for printout HERE.