Part-Time Permanent Library Assistant

We are currently accepting applications for the position of Part-time Permanent Library Assistant 

Responsibilities 

  • Provide excellent service to library patrons 
  • Assist and backup Community Engagement and Programming Library Assistants  
  • Be knowledgeable of library services and technologies 
  • Answer reference questions and provide readers’ advisory 
  • Assist patrons with the use of technology  
  • Assist in implementing library programs for all ages  
  • Shelve and organize library materials 
  • Administrative and technical services such as data entry, maintaining library records, and statistics 
  • Interlibrary loans, overdue procedures, and cash handling 
  • Create and maintain relevant library displays and create promotional materials 
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications 

  • Post-Secondary education or equivalent experience 
  • Programming experience is an asset 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills  
  • Strong computer skills 
  • Ability to work in a collaborative and diverse environment 
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills  
  • Ability to respond flexibly and effectively to a wide variety of public needs and changing circumstances  

Compensation: $19- $20/hour, depending on qualifications. 
This position works weekends. 

If you are interested, please apply to: Sarah McCormack, Library Director director@banfflibrary.ab.ca  
Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled. 

We thank all candidates for their interest but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. A Criminal Records Check with a check for Vulnerable Sectors will be required for the successful candidate.  

Banff Public Library supports equity employment, offering equal opportunity to all Canadians and permanent residents, encouraging applicants from a diverse range of candidates.