Careers and Volunteering

Currently there are TWO open staff positions at the Derby Neck Library:

Library Assistant (Weekday/Weekend)

The Derby Neck Library has an immediate opening for a part-time library assistant (up to 20 hours per week including evening hours, plus some weekends). The successful candidate must have strong customer service and computer skills, enjoy working with the public, and work effectively with colleagues.

Overview: The Library Assistant, under the supervision of the Head of Circulation and the Head Librarian, is responsible for circulation duties including, but not limited to material check in/check out, collecting/resolving fines, answering phones, shelving, responding to patron requests/questions, issuing library cards, and assist professional staff as needed.

Salary is $10.10–$12.50/hr. DOE, no benefits. Applications can be downloaded below. Please send filled out application to: Ian Parsells, headlibrarian@biblio.org. Position will be open until filled.

 

Library Assistant (Weekend)

The Derby Neck Library has an immediate opening for a part-time library assistant (up to 8 hours per week on weekends). The successful candidate must have strong customer service and computer skills, enjoy working with the public, and work effectively with colleagues.

Overview: The Library Assistant, under the supervision of the Head of Circulation and the Head Librarian, is responsible for circulation duties including, but not limited to material check in/check out, collecting/resolving fines, answering phones, shelving, responding to patron requests/questions, issuing library cards, and assist professional staff as needed.

Salary is $10.10–$12.50/hr. DOE, no benefits. Applications can be downloaded below. Please send filled out application to: Ian Parsells, headlibrarian@biblio.org. Position will be open until filled.

 

Please check back often as job postings will be featured here before we notify other outlets. Also, we encourage those interested to submit an application for employment, send a resume, or both, regardless of whether there’s an opening or not.

Applications for employment can be downloaded here: DNL Application for Employment.

Volunteering is great way to get active in your community. At the Derby Neck Library, we offer a host of options for volunteers whether you have to fulfill a set number of community service hours (school, church, court, etc.) or just want to get involved. Volunteers must be at least 13 years old. No previous experience is required.

Applications for volunteering can be downloaded here: DNL Application for Volunteering.

Another great way to volunteer is to join the Friends of the Derby Neck Library. For more information, click here.