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Library Aide, Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA


Job Title: Library Aide
Department: Library
Schedule: Part-time hours (averages 14 hours/week)
Duties: Under the direction of the Assistant Director and Senior Branch Librarians, the Library Aide provides
customer service to patrons in 3 busy Public Library locations. Duties include circulation and basic information
services, computer and technology help, shelving materials, processing interlibrary loans, programming support
and other clerical and organizational tasks to support the mission of the Peabody Institute Library.
This is a part-time position averaging 14 hours per week, including one evening per week, alternating
Saturdays, and a seasonal (non-summer) Sunday rotation (approximately every fifth Sunday). This position will
be regularly scheduled at all 3 Library locations during each week. Possible additional evening & weekend shift
coverage may be necessary.
Ideal candidate will possess outstanding customer service and organizational skills and be familiar with
computers, Microsoft Office and general technology. Ideal candidate will be comfortable offering computer and
technology help to patrons. Vision must be sufficient to meet job obligations and hearing must be sufficient for
accuracy in phone communication and customer service skills. Excellent verbal and written communication
skills required.

Posting date: September 25, 2023

Qualified candidates apply to:
Al Hayden, Assistant Director
Peabody Institute Library
82 Main Street
Peabody, MA 01960
[email protected]
The City of Peabody is an EOE.