Employment Opportunities

JOB TITLE: Library Assistant- Public Services

LOCATION: Portage Public Library in Portage, WI

JOB DESCRIPTION: Portage Public Library seeks applicants for a part-time Library Assistant position. Duties include assisting with planning, coordination, or presentation of programs, assisting with adult outreach, creating advertisements for adult programs, and serving patrons at the reference desk. The Library Assistant acts as back-up to Technical Services Library Assistant. Additional responsibilities include keeping statistics and creating flyers and advertisements.

The successful candidate is friendly, enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and a problem solver who enjoys working with people of all ages. Tech savvy is essential to this position. For a complete job description, please click here. 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred. Six months to one year related experience or training. Previous library experience is preferred.

PAY/SCHEDULE: This is a part time position, 15-20 hours per week, and is not benefits eligible. Hiring pay rate is $14.00/hr. Schedule: flexible work hours; frequent and regular evening and weekend hours.

APPLY: Please apply via email with your cover letter, and resume. Please specifically address in your cover letter how you meet the qualifications of the position. Send cover letter and resume to apply@portagelibrary.us Questions/inquiries may also be sent to apply@portagelibrary.us.

Application deadline is May 10th.