Library Assistant PT

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Website City of Waco

Library Assistant PT


City of Waco


Salary: $15.90 Hourly


Job Number: 2022-01435


Location: Waco, TX


Department: Library


Job Type: Part Time




19 hours per week – Days, Evenings, and Weekends


Salary $15.90 per hour


Under basic supervision, assists Waco-McLennan County Public Library (WPL) patrons with locating items, check-out and return of library materials and other customer services. Library Assistants are responsible for providing quality services to the public. They assist patrons in a friendly and a timely manner both in person and by telephone.


Primary Duties


Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:


• Use library automated system to check materials in/out, process holds, register new borrowers and collect fines/fees.

• Assist patrons with the use of library equipment, including the copier, fax, online catalog and public computers.

• Assist patrons with reference and readers’ advisory questions.

• Shelves library materials.

• Assist patrons with locating material.

• Assists in keeping the library neat and orderly.

• Assist with opening and closing procedures of the library.

• Must follow ALA principles and guidelines as they pertain to censorship and confidentially.

• Duties may vary according to job assignment.

• Performs other related and assigned duties as required.

• Driving is essential.






• Must be at least 16 years of age and have acquired or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED.

• Customer Service experience.

• Must possess a valid Texas Driver’s license

• Must be able to pass a Library Skills test – 80%




• Public Library experience.


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The City of Waco is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing fair and equal treatment of all applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.




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