Employment Opportunities

Patron Services Assistant (Part-Time)

Description: The Hooksett Library is looking for an enthusiastic and customer service-oriented team player to work in our fast-paced environment.  This position requires active multi-tasking and strong attention to detail.  

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

    • Helping patrons locate library materials
    • Assisting patrons with digital media 
    • Checking in/out library materials
    • Registering new patrons
    • Collection maintenance reports and tasks
    • Assist with interlibrary loan
    • Managing unique library collections
    • … and so much more!

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred. Excellent customer service attitude towards patrons of all ages is essential and proficiency using a computer is necessary. Library experience required with a preference for public library service.


Hours include daytime weekday hours, one to two evenings per week and rotating Saturdays. Approximately 15 to 20 hours per week, wage range $13.75 to $14.50/hour.  Job description available below...


The Hooksett Library actively supports the professional growth and development of all staff members and is a strong proponent of the NHLA Paralibrarian program.  We strive for a professional, fun, and team-based work culture.

Please send resume with letter of interest to:

Heather Rainier, Library Director

hrainier@hooksettlibrary.org

Hooksett Public Library

31 Mount Saint Mary’s Way

Hooksett, NH 03106




Youth Services Assistant (Part-Time)


DescriptionThis position is for an enthusiastic and warm person who enjoys children, tweens and teens, values relationships with them and their families, has a broad knowledge of children’s and young adult literature, and thrives on inventing innovative programming.

 

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

 

Tasks and responsibilities include assisting the Youth Services Librarian with a variety of tasks including but not limited to:

 

  • Developing, organizing, coordinating and presenting innovative programming for families with children ages infant through 18.        
  • Planning and implementing outreach activities that include school visits, evening events at schools, parks and community events.
  • Provide reference and reader’s advisory services to children and their families.
  • Create visually appealing displays within the Youth Services  Department.
  • Ability to collaborate in a team environment.
  • Strong customer service skills.

 

Qualifications: Early literacy knowledge is essential.  Experience in children’s library services in a public library is preferable.   An ideal candidate will have the capability to work with a minimum of supervision and enjoy a fast-paced environment.

 

Part-time hours of 10-15 hours a week with days, evenings and rotating Saturdays.  Salary range $13.90 to $14.50

 

Hours include one to two evenings per week, rotating Saturdays, and weekday hours.  School vacation weeks and summer holidays are a high priority time for this position. Job description available below...

 

The Hooksett Library actively supports the professional growth and development of all staff members and is a strong proponent of the NHLA Paralibrarian program.  We strive for a professional, fun, and team-based work culture.

 

Please send resume with letter of interest to:

 

Heather Rainier, Library Director

hrainier@hooksettlibrary.org 

Hooksett Public Library

31 Mount Saint Mary’s Way

Hooksett, NH 03106