Library Assistant II

Kitchigami Regional Library
Park Rapids, MN Full-time
Posted on August 31, 2019

Library Assistant II

25 hours/week. $12.65/hour.

Position Description

A position in a community library, responsible to and supervised by the Branch Manager, working in cooperation with other staff members and volunteers, to provide efficient library service. Includes but is not limited to: providing services directly to the library users, shelving books and other materials, answering questions in person and on the telephone, providing reading guidance, keeping statistical data, sharing administrator responsibilities for library social media platforms, selecting library materials, handling overdue materials, inter-library loans, planning and implementing youth and teen programs, including summer reading program, Legacy Amendment programs and other projects of the library; working in accordance with regional library policies, procedures, goals. Includes other duties as assigned. May include evening work and Saturdays year round. Regional staff meeting attendance in various locations as required. Orientation days (with pay) as required.


To be considered for this position, the applicant must have a high school degree or equivalent, two years of college desirable and one-year job-related experience, including computer use. The applicant must also have ability to work independently, and with other people of all ages, develop procedures, organize work; have the ability to communicate well (in both spoken and written language); ability to type, and operate computers and other library equipment; ability to perform physical tasks as required by specific work situations; ability to pay attention to detail; knowledge of library use and materials. Must be service oriented.