Part Time Circulation Assistant

Malvern Public Library - Malvern, PA


The Malvern Public Library is seeking a professional, friendly, and tech-savvy individual to join our team. Applicants should have excellent communication skills and the ability to create a welcoming, friendly and professional atmosphere with the public and staff.

Candidates should be enthusiastic, flexible, motivated, and reliable. Responsibilities for this part time position include assisting patrons at the circulation desk by checking items in and out, collecting fines, placing holds, answering questions, answering the phone; shelving books and other library materials; troubleshooting library computers and printer issues; assisting patrons with computer use; and other duties as assigned. Library experience is desirable.

Candidates must be physically able to handle, lift and move library materials up to 25lbs and to stand, sit, stoop, walk and reach within a confined area.

This position requires a Report of Criminal History from the Pennsylvania State Police, a Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services, and Fingerprints from the FBI.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $8.50 /hour


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday

Hours per week:

  • 10-19

Typical start time:

  • 9AM

Typical end time:

  • 7PM

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused