Library Circulation Desk Clerk- Millvale Community Library

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The Millvale Community Library is looking to add a dynamic person to our team as a Library Circulation desk clerk.  The ideal candidate should have an outgoing personality and have prior experience working in a busy library. We are looking for someone who is flexible, hard-working, organized, and most of all interested in a great job at an innovative library.

The Library Clerk/Youth Services will:

  • Working the front circulation desk.–registering patrons for library cards, processing customer holds and requests, checking in and out library materials, answering the phone, providing quality customer service.
  • Shelving and organizing books.
  • Providing basic computer instruction and assistance.
  • Overseeing the opening and closing process of the library as needed.
  •  Preparing new library materials for processing.
  • Assisting with special library events
  • Performs other duties as required.

This is a list of the hours of the position that would be required with other occasional hours as needed.

  • Tuesday 12-5
  • Wednesday 10-3
  • Thursday 10-3
  • Saturdays 1-5 p.m.

Other hours as needed

This position would be 20 hours a week.

  • Knowledge and Skills:
  • Familiarity with popular titles and authors preferred;
  • Familiarity with online catalog, MS Windows and MS Office, electronic databases, Internet searching, and experience with library circulation software preferred;
  • Be customer service oriented with excellent people skills
  • The physical ability to bend, stoop, stand for long periods of time, and lift heavy loads (25+ pounds);
  • PA State Criminal Background Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Criminal Record

A resume, cover letter, and reference must be submitted to

No phone calls, please.