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Library Assistant I

Macon County Public Library

  • Start Date: March 16, 2023
  • Starting Salary: $10.00 - $10.50 per hour

The Macon County Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic candidate to fill the full- time position of Library Assistant I in the Circulation Department. The ideal candidate for the Library Assistant I will be a team player who can provide library services to meet the needs of the public. If you thrive in a rapidly changing environment while maintaining a friendly and helpful attitude, this may be the job for you.

Qualifications required for the Library Assistant I include a High School Diploma or GED. One year of customer service experience is required. One year of library experience is recommended. The successful candidate should have a commitment to quality customer service with excellent communication skills. Strong technology skills and the ability to give attention to detail are a must. A familiarity with current reading trends is needed. Preference will be given to those with previous library experience and those who can work a flexible schedule.

Responsibilities for the Library Assistant I include checking materials in and out, creating, updating, and maintaining library user records, and collecting fines and fees. The Library Assistant I assists patrons in locating materials and using the library catalog, assists with readers’ advisory service for patrons, shelves library materials and keeps shelves in order. The Library Assistant I works cooperatively with staff throughout Fontana Regional Library to plan implement, and evaluate long and short-term goals and objectives.

The Library Assistant I is a full-time position of 40 hours per week with evening and weekend work required. Starting salary is $10.00 per hour accompanied by paid leave and retirement benefits. The position is available March 16th.

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:

Abby Hardison, County Librarian
Macon County Public Library
149 Siler Farm Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734

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

Posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 10:30am

Library Assistant I

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library

  • Starting Salary: $10.25 per hour

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library has one open position for a Library Assistant I. Position is 20 hours per week, with Saturdays required. Starting wage is $10.25/hr.

Applicants must be energetic, possess basic computer skills, and be customer service oriented. Job duties include staffing the circulation desk, assisting patrons, collecting fines and fees, and completing other duties that may arise during daily library operations.

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library is a dynamic small library that serves as a community gathering place for the area’s full-time and part-year residents. For more information, call 828-743-0215. Download and submit the application linked above or visit the Library for an application. The Library is located at 249 Frank Allen Rd, Cashiers, across from the Post Office.

For more information and application procedure please contact:

Serenity Richards, Branch Librarian
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library
249 Frank Allen Rd
P.O. Box 2127
Cashiers, NC 28717
Voice: (828)743-0215
Fax: (828)743-1638

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, serving Jackson, Macon, and Swain Counties.

Posted: Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - 2:00pm