Job Details

Library Assistant, Westfield Athenaeum

As part of Circulation Team, the Library Assistant supports all circulation functions with the adult library.  S/he excels at good customer service, performs all circulation duties (checking out and discharging library materials, collecting fines and fees, registering new patron library cards, placing and processing holds, answering and directing phone calls, and directing patrons.)  S/he provides circulation , readers' advisory and informational services to patrons in person, on the phone, or via email; participates in daily ILL delivery, provides adult programming support and open and closes the circulation desk as needed.


Customer service experience, basic intermediate computer skills; strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, excellent attention to detail; ability to work as part of a team and independently; ability to interact positively with library patrons and library staff; ability to bend and lift light loads.

Must have high school diploma or equivalent with 1-3 years experience.

Full/Part Time

Part Time




$11.70 per hour

Closing Date

December 8, 2017

How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume to or Candy Pennington, Admin. Assistant, Westfield Athenaeum, 6 Elm Street, Westfield, MA 01085

by Friday, December 8, 2017.



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