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Circulation Desk Substitute

Part-time: less than 20 hours/week including some evenings and weekends

Salary Compensation is contingent upon experience and education.


  • Library experience preferred, or equivalent experiences indicating an ability to assume the responsibilities involved
  • Excellent customer services and communication skills


Under the supervision of the Director, the Circulation Desk Substitute is responsible for maintaining a positive and friendly atmosphere while helping patrons at the circulation desk.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • pack and unpack materials for daily shipment
  • help patrons
  • checking in and out materials
  • shelving materials
  • neatening library spaces


  • Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with the public, and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers
  • Ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of Library policies, services, and programs
  • Physical agility and strength to bend, reach, lift, and carry up to 25 lbs.

If interested, send a cover letter and resume to  Resumes received before Friday, August 21 will be given first consideration.

The Milton-Union Public Library provides an equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees in compliance with applicable local, state and federal laws and without regard to non-work related factors such as race, gender, religion, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability or perception thereof, marital status, status as a veteran and sexual orientation.

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