Part Time Public Services Librarian Reports (Sewickley Public Library)


We are seeking a dedicated professional with a strong commitment to customer service. Good communication, planning and organizational skills a must. The primary responsibilities for this position include: reference work, collection development, customer service, programming and other activities as assigned by the assistant director.



  • MLS from ALA-accredited program or equivalent library experience. (MLS students may apply)
  • Experience with an online integrated library system.
  • Proficient in computer and internet use.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to adapt to changing and evolving Library procedures, priorities and information technologies.
  • Good knowledge of professional library theories, issues and trends.
  • Experience with a library ILS.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite.


Physical Demands

  • Frequent bending, lifting, reaching and stooping to select and shelve library materials as well as to set up and take down programming materials.
  • Sitting, standing and walking.
  • Lifting and carrying, 25 pounds or less


Reports to: Assistant Director


Expected Hours and Pay

Part-time, 14 – 22 hours per week and will include a day shift, an evening shift and two weekends per month.

Starting pay rate: $19 / hour.

Applications will be accepted until appropriate candidates have been identified.

Send cover letter and resume to: Dustin Shilling, Assistant Director

Sewickley Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer