We Are Hiring!

Library Clerk

The Thompson Free Library is seeking a part-time (15 hours per week) Library Clerk to join our friendly, collaborative team.  This position will require some evening and weekend hours. Starting pay rate is $14.00 per hour. Benefits include vacation days, sick leave, and holiday pay. The successful candidate will be service-oriented, cooperative, self-motivated, and comfortable with technology.

Core Responsibilities:

Works with other TFL staff to serve library patrons by:

-providing circulation, reference, readers’ advisory, and technology assistance

-reshelving, shelf-reading, and weeding of books and other materials

-working on long- and short-term projects to improve services for our patrons

Required Qualifications:

-Ability to work effectively both independently and collaboratively

-Previous customer service experience

-Committed to serving the community

-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; approachable and responsive to patrons’ needs

-Highly competent with technology; adaptable to new and changing systems and applications

-Motivated to learn about and fill multiple roles within the library

-Flexible and organized; capable of managing multiple projects and priorities

-Eager to help improve the library’s processes with a commitment to constant improvement

Preferred Qualifications:

-Previous library work experience and familiarity with library catalogs and integrated library systems.

-Previous experience working for a public-facing non-profit.

Thompson Free Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for professional references to Thompson Free Library: thompsonfreelibrary@gmail.com or 186 East Main St, Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426.