Opening for a Library Assistant and Two Board Members

The library needs you! We currently have an opening for a Library Assistant please see below for details.

Mountain Lake Public Library – Library Assistant

Position Summary

Assist the Library Director and other staff in all operations to effectively meet the needs of the public.

Job type: Part-time
Hours: 12-15 hours per week
Salary: $14.08 per hour
Primary Responsibilities

Assist with all functions of the library to ensure efficient and effective operations these are not limited to:
• Checking In and Out materials
• Reading Shelves
• Shelving Materials
• Maintain the public area and enforce library policies
• Picking up Mail and other office related duties
• Assisting with all programs from Story time to Guest Speakers
• Assist patrons with questions about books, reference and technology
• Clerical and data related tasks using computerized systems
• Checking and filling hourly hold listings

Work is performed under the overall supervision of the Library Director and Director’s Assistant.

Minimum qualifications:
• A high school diploma or equivalent
• One year of general work experience
• Ability to work independently
• Ability to work effectively with Director and other employees
• Ability to work effectively with all types of public patrons
• Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time
• Ability to bend and lift
• Ability to follow detailed instructions and to be detail orientated

Preferred qualifications:
• 1-3 year public library experience and/or training which indicates possession of the required knowledge and abilities listed.
• 1 year of customer service


Starting Pay: $14.08 per hour and annual raise available

• 4-5 hour shifts
• Rotating Tuesday & Saturday shifts
• Flexible scheduling

About the Mountain Lake Public Library: the Mountain Lake Public Library is looking for an individual to join our team. Our ideal candidate is self-driven, motivated and trustworthy.


Please send all applications and resumes to .

Applications can be found at the following web address:

City of Mountain Lake Application

Or please stop at the library to request a paper copy.

We also have two openings for a secretary and general member on the library board. Please contact the library director Daniel Mick ( if you have any questions or wish to apply for either of the positions.