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Library Assistant -Children's

Posted by: Lace Keaton

Posted date: 2017-Mar-06

Location: Newton County Library System

Position duties may include but are not limited to assisting adult and juvenile customers at the public service desks, use of the library automation system to circulate materials, shelving of books and materials, assisting with conducting and planning Children's programming and other clerical duties as assigned.
Job Title Library Assistant -Children's
Start Date April 2017
Library/Institution Name Newton County Library System
Salary $25,000 per year
Certification Required? No
City Covington
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications Experience in planning and assisting with successful Childrens programming.
The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to customer service.
Advanced proficiency with computers is required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time and ability to do repetitive movement.
Typing, filing, data entry, proficient use of a personal computer and other office equipment.
Physical ability to push and pull loaded book trucks weighing up to 100 pounds, lift 25 pound book crates, ability to bend, stoop, reach, and climb.
Work is scheduled during weekdays, nights and weekends.

Associate's or Bachelor's degree preferred. Previous library experience preferred. Current valid GA Drivers License, required. Some travel between library locations may be required.
Application Instructions Apply by submitting NCLS job application found on our webpage:

Please send completed job application by March 30, 2017 to:

Full Time Library Assistant- Children's Programming Search Committee
c/o Lace Keaton, Director
Newton County Library System
7116 Floyd Street
Covington, GA 30014
Web Link
Special Notes Newton County Library System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All successful applicants must pass a drug test and a criminal background check.

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