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Library Assistant, Wellesley Free Library, Wellesley, MA


The Wellesley Free Library (WFL) is seeking fearless, flexible and fun part-time (16 hours/week) Library Assistants to work in the Circulation Department.  The work schedule may include one evening per week, frequent Saturdays, and one Sunday per month. The hourly rate is $19.25 and the position is not benefit eligible.


  • Providing excellent customer service at the Main and Branch Libraries.
  • Checking in and checking out of library materials.
  • Assisting patrons in the use of self-check terminals.
  • Shelving materials.
  • Shelf-reading.
  • Assisting customers at public service desks.
  • Filling items on daily paging list.
  • Dispensing general information to customers.
  • Performing network transfer functions.
  • Other assigned duties.

Qualification Requirements:

  • The requirements are a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Working knowledge of automated systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral communication and customer service skills.
  • Six months of clerical work experience. 

How to Apply:

To apply, submit a Town of Wellesley job application or a cover letter and resume to the Human Resources Department, Town Hall, 525 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA 02482 or e-mail as a Word document or PDF to [email protected] by August 10, 2020. AA/EOE