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Library Assistant 1, Bedford Free Public Library (Bedford)

The Bedford Free Public Library is seeking customer-focused individuals to fill the position of Library Assistant 1. This is a part-time position with no benefits.  The schedule will include one evening and weekends in rotation.

The Library Assistant will help patrons with all aspects of borrowers' services (creating library accounts, issuing cards, entering patron data into the database). The LA will handle all incoming and outgoing library materials.


To be considered for this position, applicants must have at least:

Excellent written and oral communication skills, additional world language skills are welcome.

Capability to perform detailed work accurately and effectively.    

Familiarity with computers, the Internet, and basic software applications.

Previous experience with automated library systems (Sierra).

Capacity to adapt to new technologies.  

Ability to stand for extended periods, bend, lift up to 40lbs, and push book carts.

Applicants must pass a written shelving test.

Full/Part Time

Part Time




$17.23 - $21.54 per hour, no benefits.

Closing Date

April 30, 2021

How to Apply

Please send your application, cover letter, and resume to Noreen O’Gara, Assistant Library Director (

A Town of Bedford application is available on the Town's website


2021-04-05 |  Quick link to this job