Library Assistant – Youth Services – Oakmont Carnegie Library

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The Oakmont Carnegie Library is looking for a dynamic person to join our Library Team. This is a customer service-focused role. Our goal at OCL is to insure a positive customer experience for our library users. The position is part-time.  The candidate should have an outgoing personality. The Library Assistant – Youth Services is responsible for assisting Youth Services Librarian with:

  • Youth services programming
  • Programming/Fundraising
  • YA Collection maintenance
  • Circulation Desk
  • Basic reference
  • Assists patrons of all ages in the use of library services, equipment, and facilities
  • Performs other duties as required

Typical Schedule

  • Monday 10-3
  • Tuesday 12-5
  • Wednesday 10-3
  • Weekends on rotation and meetings as needed


Approximately 15-22  hours per week, $10.50 per hour

Knowledge and Skills: Familiarity with automated integrated library systems a plus; computer skills, especially with Microsoft Office; previous experience with children’s programming a plus; ability to interact courteously and effectively with the public and with other staff; ability to respond in an effective manner to the concerns of library patrons.

Qualifications: Must have a Bachelor’s degree with two years relevant experience working in a library or school. All new hires are subject to drug testing, criminal background and youth clearance checks.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and three references to  or mail to Beth Mellor, Oakmont Carnegie Library –  700 Allegheny River Boulevard, Oakmont, PA  15139. No phone calls.