Library Assistant

Category: Part-Time
Posted: Feb 22, 2021

The Belfast Free Library is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) Library Assistant.


Qualifications include:

--Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

--Strong public service orientation

--Knowledge of literature

--Ability to use computers

--Previous public library experience preferred


Essential duties include:

--Assisting public with use of library material

--Checking material in and out

--Shelving books and other items

--Assisting with processing interlibrary loan requests

--Sending out overdue notices

--Registering new patrons

--Answering telephone inquiries


Work schedule (post-COVID) will regularly include evenings and Saturdays.  Current starting rate of pay is $13.96 per hour.

The City of Belfast is an EEO employer. Applications can be obtained online at, by contacting the Belfast Free Library, 106 High St., Belfast, ME 04915, or by calling 338-3884 for further information.  Application deadline:  March 3, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.