Job Details

Library Clerk - Part-time Librarian Substitute, Wayland Free Public Library (Wayland)

Description of position: Part-time position working in both the Adult’s and Children’s Department of a busy, medium-sized public library. Preferred availability for a variety of shift openings. Performs various tasks relating to the circulation of materials, including but not limited to checking books in and out, assigning new library cards to patrons, and other duties as necessary. Great opportunity for library school students looking for experience and seasoned professionals looking for flexible hours. Strong customer service experience is a plus.


Experience working with all ages and an appreciation of literature. Experience in a circulation department and/or a children’s room of a public library preferred. Familiarity with Sierra software preferred. Possesses a demonstrated ability to interact with all ages with patience and discretion, as well as excellent organizational talents and attention to detail.  Good written and oral communication skills are essential, as is the capacity to work efficiently and energetically. Familiarity with Microsoft Office a plus. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with superiors, associates and the general public. Ability to work both independently and as a team member. Willingness to learn new skills.

Full/Part Time

Part Time



Salary Range

$16.74 - $21.85  /  hour

Salary Notes

No benefits.

Closing Date

Open until filled

How to Apply

Apply to: Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or The Town of Wayland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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