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 10-15 hours per week. This minimum wage position is primarily evening and weekend coverage. Qualifications and Skills Required:

· High School diploma or equivalent

· Excellent customer service skills

· Excellent listening, verbal and written communication

· Ability to work with others in a collaborative environment as well as work independently


· 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 or complete a library employment application: