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Library Associate - Grantsville

Library Associate – 25 hours per week with benefits at the Ruth Enlow Library in Grantsville.  Starting pay is $15.25/hr. 


  • Plans, publicizes and hosts programs and events, particularly for children, under the direction of the Branch Manager.
  • Provides reference and readers’ advisory services to the public.
  • Collects, compiles and organizes information and materials.
  • Performs all of the duties of a Library Assistant as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

Skills Required: 

  • Integrity and conscientious character 
  • Ability to plan events for children of all ages
  • Ability to work with people of diverse needs and backgrounds
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Initiative
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Flexibility and creativity in accomplishing tasks. 
  • Ability to work as part of a team 
  • Willingness to work evening and Saturday hours required

Education Level:  Bachelor’s degree required.  Successful applicant must apply to Library Associates Training Institute within 6 months of starting employment per COMAR §23-406.  Previous library experience preferred.

Resume required.  Applications are available at all public libraries in Garrett County. Deadline for applications and resumes is August 19, 2022.   

Posting Start Date: 
Monday, August 1, 2022
Posting Closing Date: 
Saturday, August 20, 2022
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