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Library Assistants in Circulation, Wellesley Free Library, Wellesley, MA (Multiple positions)


The Wellesley Free Library (WFL) is seeking a fearless, flexible and fun part-time (16
hours/week) Library Assistant in the Circulation Department.

Duties include 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; strong conflict resolution and problem solving skills; ability to consistently work calmly, diplomatically and accurately, even in high pressure situations; ability to adapt quickly and easily to new procedures and practices in a continually evolving environment and other assigned duties. The work schedule may include evenings, frequent Saturdays, and one Sunday per month.

The requirements are a High School diploma or equivalent; working knowledge of automated systems; excellent interpersonal, oral communication and customer service skills; and six months of clerical work experience. The hourly rate is $19.64 and the position is not benefit eligible. Shifts may include evening, weekend and weekday hours.

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 July 9, 2021. AA/EOE

3 positions available. Expected start date: September 2021.