The library is hiring! See below for the complete job posting:

Library Assistant I

The James Prendergast Library located in Jamestown, NY seeks an energetic, knowledgeable, service-oriented individual to provide public desk assistance in person (and phone) for 20 hours per week. This minimum wage position is primarily evening and Saturday coverage.

 Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent listening, verbal and written communication
  • Ability to use computers and basic technology
  • Ability to work with others in a collaborative environment as well as work independently
  • High School diploma or equivalent


  • Public library experience
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office desktop applications
  • Strong problem solving skills

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Apply via email with a cover letter and resume to