Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Library Assistant - Adult Reference

Samuels Public Library is looking for a part-time library assistant approximately 30 hours per week to provide reference and reader's advisory services; oversee usage of public access computers; instruct patrons in use of library resources; plan and coordinates programming for adult audiences including computer classes and book clubs and be responsible for creating flyers, press releases and social media posts to advertise adult library programs and services. This person would also assist in collection development activities serving as backup for technical services and cataloging and other duties as assigned. Requires excellent communication and customer service skills; considerable knowledge of books, authors, periodicals and reference sources; strong internet searching skills, knowledge of web-mail clients, and Microsoft Office; familiarity with current technology and ability to keep up-to-date with changes in technology. Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with library patrons and staff is essential. Creative thinking, design skills and attention to detail are a definite plus. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends. Required education or experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree. Previous customer service and/or library experience preferred. Please send a cover letter with your resume and application to erooney@samuelslibrary.net. Job open until filled.

Part-Time Maintenance Technician

Samuels Public Library is seeking a Maintenance Technician approximately 30 hours per week, six days per week. This position provides general maintenance services and cleaning for the building and grounds. Complete job description available online, or at the circulation desk. Must complete application to be considered. Applications accepted in person, or online. Position open until filled. Contact Circulation Supervisor at charrison@samuelslibrary.net, Samuels Public Library, 330 E. Criser Road, Front Royal, VA 22630. Samuels Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.