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Library Assistant I

Macon County Public Library

  • Start Date: December 1, 2018
  • Starting Salary: $10.00 - $10.50 per hour
Applicants must enjoy working with the public, possess basic computer skills, and have the ability to give attention to detail. Evening and weekend hours are required. Responsibilities include checking materials in and out, creating, updating, and maintaining library user records, collecting fines and fees, assisting library patrons, and any other duties that may arise in daily library operations. Public service experience and high school diploma or GED is mandatory. Preference will be given to those with previous library experience. This position is year-round with an average of 12 hours per week, but hours may vary. Starting salary is $10.00 per hour.

Applicants should complete and submit the Fontana Regional Library application located on this page. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For more information and application procedure please contact:

Karen Wallace, Library Director
Macon County Public Library
149 Siler Farm Rd. 
Franklin, NC 28734
(828)524-3600
kwallace@fontanalib.org

Macon County Public Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, serving Jackson, Macon, and Swain Counties.

Posted: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 2:15pm

Administrative Assistant

Marianna Black Library

  • Start Date: Immediately
  • Starting Salary: $9.00 per hour
The Marianna Black Library seeks a 20 hour per week Administrative Assistant.  An employee in this position performs administrative work involving a variety of office assistance tasks in support of Library operations, providing program support, preparing and maintaining files and records, performing routine bookkeeping functions, and related work as apparent or assigned.  Work involves frequent public contact and is accomplished in accordance with Fontana Regional Library (FRL) policies, guidelines, and procedures. Work is performed under the supervision of the Librarian.

Applicants must possess basic computer skills, enjoy working with the public, and be willing to work a flexible schedule, including some evening and weekend hours. Other responsibilities include performing clerical tasks including word processing and data entry; preparing reports and statistics; processing invoices, maintaining accurate and up-to-date ledgers; processing daily receipts and depositing monies received.  This position also assistants at the circulation desk, including checking books in and out, and interacting with library customers in a professional manner.

One year of relevant experience and high school diploma or GED are required. Salary is $9.00 per hour.
Applicants should complete and submit the Fontana Regional Library application located on this page. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For more information and application procedure please contact:

Jeff Delfield, County Librarian
Marianna Black Library
33 Fryemont St.
Bryson City, NC 28713
(828)488-2382
jdelfield@fontanalib.org

Marianna Black Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, serving Jackson, Macon, and Swain Counties.

Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 3:15pm

Information Technology Technician

Jackson County Public Library

  • Start Date: Immediately
  • Starting Salary: $11.00 per hour
Jackson County Public Library seeks a 40 hour per week Information Technology Technician. Responsibilities include performing scheduled maintenance, troubleshooting, repairing, and installation of PCs and peripheral devices. This position also configures and operates library software, assists staff and patrons in the use of library equipment and computer resources, and other duties that may arise in daily library operations. Evening and weekend hours are required. Applicants must possess computer technology or electronics course work and one year’s experience in the diagnosis and repair of computer hardware and software problems. Public service experience and high school diploma or GED is mandatory. Preference will be given to those with previous library experience. Salary is $11.00 per hour. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Applicants should complete and submit the Fontana Regional Library application. The form may also be completed and emailed directly to dball@fontanalib.org.

For more information and application procedure please contact:

John Tyndall, IT Officer
Fontana Regional Library
33 Fryemont Street
Bryson City, NC 28713
(828)488-2382 ext. 125
jtyndall@fontanalib.org

Jackson County Public Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, serving Jackson, Macon, and Swain Counties.

Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 1:30pm

Library Assistant I

Hudson Library

  • Starting Salary: $10.00 per hour
Hudson Library has an open position for a Library Assistant I. Starting wage is $10.00/hr. Position is 20 hours a week with Saturdays required.

Applicants must be energetic, possess basic computer skills, and be customer service oriented. Customer service experience is required. Job duties include staffing the circulation desk, assisting patrons, collecting fines and fees, and completing other duties that may arise during daily library operations. High school diploma or GED required.

Hudson Library is a dynamic small library that serves as a community gathering place for the area’s full-time and part-year residents. Please sent resume to the contact listed below.

To apply for this position or for more information, please contact:

Carlyn Morenus, Branch Librarian
Hudson Library
PO Box 430 
Highlands, NC 28741
(828)526-3031
cmorenus@fontanalib.org

Hudson Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, serving Jackson, Macon, and Swain Counties.

Posted: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 2:45pm