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Temporary (Until May 2018), Part-Time Library Assistant, Boxford Town Library

The Town of Boxford has an opening for the Temporary (Until May 2018), Part-time, Library Assistant to perform a variety of library services for patrons of the Boxford Town Library.  This is an 8 hr./week, non-benefit eligible position.

Hours will be Wednesdays and Thursdays, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  This is a non-benefit eligible position with a compensation rate of $15.50/hr.  Position is open until filled.


Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or
Any equivalent combination of education and experience in an allied field.
Previous library experience desired.

Library computer system, including circulation and database systems; Multi-line phone system; personal computer and several library printers; computer server; copy machine; fax machine; calculator.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must enjoy working with the public;
Some knowledge of library circulation and processing principles and techniques; some knowledge of library materials cataloging and processing; working knowledge of basic office procedures; working knowledge of the principles and practices of modern library systems;
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patrons, employees, supervisors, and others;
Attention to detail.
Skill in operation of listed tools and equipment.
Must possess a valid Massachusetts Class D driver’s license and have own automobile.
Must be experienced with or able to learn how to operate Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook. Experience with or ability to learn how to operate automated library computer systems is desired.

Full/Part Time

Part Time





Closing Date

Open Until Filled

How to Apply

All resumes should be forwarded to Kevin Bourque, Library Director Boxford Town Library, 7A Spofford Road, Boxford, MA  01921  (978) 887-7323 or emailed to  EOE.


2017-12-26 |  Quick link to this job