Senior Library Assistant

Fort Vancouver Regional Library

We are  seeking a full-time, 40 hours per week, Senior Library Assistant opening for our Goldendale Community Library. 

The primary responsibilities of a Senior Library Assistant are assisting with patrons and books in the library branch and planning and presenting programs in the branch and community.  A typical day could include these tasks:

– Perform routine circulation duties including creating and updating checking materials in and out
– Shelve materials
– Answer patron questions regarding library resources and services, as well as technology, equipment and devices
– Plan and present virtual programs, in coordination with the branch manager and/or senior branch supervisor. Examples may include, childrens programs, story times and teen book group. 
– Driving the Bookmobile along a regular route. 

Duties will also include planning and presenting in-person programs and events as well as participating in community events and delivering programs offsite.  This position will drive at least one route per week which was 60 miles one way and included stops such as Sundale Fruit Co and Mercer Ranch. 

To be considered, applicants must have three years clerical experience or three years library experience. 

Experience working with children is preferred.