Henderson County Public Library

Library Employment

Children's Part-Time Assistant

The Henderson County Public Library District is seeking a dependable person to join our team as Children's Part-Time Assistant. The successful candidate will work in the Children's Department aiding our youngest patrons and their families with various needs. The Assistant should be comfortable around people of all ages, but especially children. The successful candidate will possess the following skills: basic knowledge of the library, a friendly disposition, a willingness to learn, and the ability to adapt quickly to changes in their environment.

This position is a part-time position. The weekly schedule is 20 hours and includes days, evenings, and weekends. Please review the full job description in PDF format.

Please submit your completed application to Financial and HR Manager Tammy DeKemper via mail, fax, or email. Position is open until filled.

Henderson County Public Library
101 S. Main St.
Henderson, Kentucky 42420
270.827.4226 (fax)
tdekemper@hcpl.org


Library Assistant

The Henderson County Public Library seeks an energetic, motivated individual who is interested in joining its team. Primary responsibilities include providing prompt and friendly service to the public at the circulation desk and handling the constant flow of material returned to the library.

Under the supervision of the Circulation Manager or his/her designee, the Library Assistant registers patrons and assists customers with locating material, answers reference questions, reserves material, and helps customers with assorted computer related issues. Applicant must be able to communicate effectively, follow written and oral instructions, and follow ALA principles and guidelines as they pertain to censorship and confidentiality. Must be able to operate standard office equipment, lift and carry books up to 10-20 pounds on a regular basis, move heavy book trucks, stoop, bend and walk to assist customers with finding library material.

Excellent customer service skills and computer experience required, including working knowledge of Internet. Must be at least 16 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED. Public library experience strongly preferred. Applicant must be able to work 10-20 hours a week on days, evenings, and weekends. Please review the full job description in PDF format.

Please submit your completed application to Financial and HR Manager Tammy DeKemper via mail, fax, or email. Position is open until filled.

Henderson County Public Library
101 S. Main St.
Henderson, Kentucky 42420
270.827.4226 (fax)
tdekemper@hcpl.org


Resumes and applications are kept on file for 6 months.
The Library is an equal opportunity employer.


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