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At The Library you will spend your work hours helping your fellow community members with their informational, recreational, and educational needs. In return, you will receive fair compensation, a strong benefits plan, and the priceless feeling of making a real difference. If you like helping people, are proficient with basic computer operation, and can communicate well, we’d love to meet you.

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The Library is currently seeking qualified applicants for the following positions:

 


 

Public Services Assistant

Summary

Make a difference in your community, join The Library team! At The Library you will spend your work hours helping your fellow community members with their informational, recreational, and educational needs. In return, you will receive fair compensation, a strong benefits plan, and the priceless feeling of making a real difference. If you like helping people, are proficient with basic computer operation, and can communicate well, we’d love to meet you.

Dauphin County Library System is seeking ongoing learners for full-time public services assistants at East Shore Area Library and William H. & Marion C. Alexander Family Library. The public services assistant provides exceptional customer service in person, on the phone and email. The successful public services assistant uses computer software for circulation of materials and offers basic reference service.


Application

Qualified candidates should complete The Library’s application and attach a resume at https://www.dcls.org/application


Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Training or experience with computer keyboarding and basic office software
  • One-year experience dealing with the public
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs. unassisted to place materials on high and low shelves
  • Ability to reach and bend to place books on shelves, kneeling and sitting on the floor during tasks

Rate of Pay

$9.55 per hour


Schedule

Schedules may have variations based on the needs of The Library

 

Full-Time Position at East Shore Area Library has the schedule of:

Week 1: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Wednesday 12:30 PM – 9:15 PM, Friday 9:00 AM – 5:15 PM

Week 2: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Wednesday 12:30 PM – 9:15 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:15 PM

Week 3: Sunday 9:00 AM – 5:15 PM, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Wednesday 12:30 PM – 9:15 PM

 

 

Full-Time Position at William H. & Marion C. Alexander Family Library has the schedule of:

Week 1: Tuesday & Wednesday 9:15 AM – 5:30 PM, Thursday 12:15 PM – 8:15 PM, Friday 9:15 AM – 6:15 PM, Saturday 9:15 AM – 3:15 PM

Week 2: Monday 12:15 PM – 6:15 PM, Tuesday & Wednesday 9:15 AM – 5:30 PM, Thursday12:15 PM – 8:15 PM, Friday 9:15 AM – 6:15 PM


 

 


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