Norfolk Public Library  'Where reading is just the beginning'
Home Hours Directions Catalog / My Account Online Resources
Sarina Bluhm, Library Director
Itunes App Android App Print from home

Adult Services
* About the Library
* Calendar of Events
* Passports
* New DVDs
* Commemorative Books
* Reserve Museum Pass
* Reserve Meeting Room
* Trustees / Policies
* Friends of the Library
Children & Teens
Early Childhood Center
Town of Norfolk
Online Resources
eBooks and Audio Books Overdrive
Magazines to read on your tablet or computer Zinio *
Online encyclopedia Britannica *
Animated talking picture books TumbleBooks *
Always available audio books One Click Digital *
Ancestry.Com available only on library computers ancestry *
Stay connected from anywhere with these mobile options Zinio *

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter
For Email Newsletters you can trust
Library Associate Position

Library associate job posting October 2016 (1).pdf
Attachments are downloaded and saved on your computer. Some files will open automatically, but you may have to open them separately, outside of your browser. PDF files are opened using Adobe Acrobat Reader, available at Adobe's web site.

October 28, 2016
Where: Norfolk Public Library                                           
Title: Library Associate ñ Weekends Only

The candidate selected for this position will be responsible for providing library service &
assistance to patrons at the public service desk. This position requires the ability to understand and follow library policies and procedures and the ability to use the automated circulation system in a fast-paced environment.  Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Charges and discharges library materials; including reserves and renewals, using the SIRSI Circulation System
* Issues borrowers cards.
* Accepts & records payments for fines, and for lost or damaged materials.
* Takes requests for inter-library loans for items not available in SAILS.
* Explains library policy and procedure.
* Assists patrons in the use and location of library materials.
* Assists patrons in the use of the automated catalog.
* Recommends appropriate material to library users.
* Uses reservation software for museum passes.
* Generates daily holds alert report and reconciles report.
* Provides reference services in absence of reference librarian.
* Facilitates Web-based database searches for patrons & assists with use of e-readers
* Other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate must be able to relate to patrons of all ages; be familiar with current literature & have a working knowledge of PCís in a Windows environment and Internet searching.

TIME: Saturdays, 9:00-3:00 or 10:00-4:00 and Sundays (Oct-Apr), 11:45-4:00. Position to begin early December.

Starting Salary:  $15.36/hour; Sunday compensation includes additional $4.00/hour wage differential.  No benefits.

REQUIREMENTS: For appointment as Library Associate, A.A. degree plus 1 year library experience required. Bachelorís degree preferred, or equivalent education and experience.

APPLY: For application and complete job description contact Sarina Bluhm, Library Director at the Norfolk Public Library -

DEADLINE: November 15, 2016 at 4:00 PM.         

Last Updated: Wednesday, Nov 02, 2016
Questions and Comments are welcome. 
Norfolk Public Library, 139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA 02056    Phone: 508-528-3380   FAX: 508-528-6417