The Franklin Free Library is hiring!

Part time clerk position

Library Clerk Job Description:

Management of Library Material and Circulation
• Performs duties related to the opening and closing of the library
• Charges and discharges materials
• Empties book drop box before the close of the day
• Shelves materials
• Collects monies at circulation desk
• Straightens library reading materials and shelf reads
• Prepares overdue notices and makes calls to patrons
• Places book reserves for patrons
• Assists patrons in locating material and answers computer, printing and fax questions
• Assists with library programs
• Answers directional questions and advises patrons of library policies

Administrative Tasks
• Assists in the compilation of library statistics
• Staffs library when director is at meetings or absent
• Attends staff meetings and workshops when appropriate
• Communicates well with director about any questions and/or scheduling conflicts that impact library service
• Keeps informed of library system procedures and policies and performs any other duties assigned by the Library Director

*Applicant must be welcoming and friendly to the library patrons of all ages and must be competent with computers. Call the library for more details and/or drop in to fill out an application!