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15 Hr per week Library Assistant - Hancock (Veterans Memorial) Library

The Hancock Branch Library of the Washington County Free Library,  has a 15 hour per week opening in our County Service Department.  This candidate (Library Assistant) will also substitute when needed, rotating in 7 Branch Library locations. This entry-level, dual-role position not only assists patrons at the circulation desks, but also shelves materials to make them available to the public.  Duties include Circulation desk duties, greeting, assisting patrons with charging, discharging library materials, data entry, shelving books and materials, and other duties as assigned.  Required skills, knowledge and abilities: Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with a diverse population.   A Library Assistant provides exemplary customer service to our patrons. This position is physical in nature. It requires lifting and bending/stooping.  The position also requires moving library materials up to 20 lbs. from book drops to book carts and moving carts of books to designated locations within the library. Must have the ability to work individually and with others. Interested candidates must be able to work a schedule that includes evenings and weekends. Must have own transportation.

If you enjoy working in a customer service-oriented environment, consider applying for this position.

Hancock Branch Library

Schedule: Tuesday 12-7 PM

                 Thursday 3-7 PM

                  Friday  2-6 PM


Mailing Address: 100 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740


Min. Qualifications: HS graduate or equivalent.

How to apply: Application can be downloaded from our website at



Deadline:  Until filled

Posting Start Date: 
Monday, August 15, 2022
Posting Closing Date: 
Friday, October 14, 2022
Degree Requirement: 
High School or equivalent
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