Employment

When a position opens at the library, it will be posted below. If there’s no job description posted, we have no openings.

Part-Time Library Assistant 2 – Big Island Library

The Bedford Public Library System is seeking a public service oriented individual to work in the Big Island Library. The ability to work with groups of children and/or young adults and implement children’s programs is required. Major duties include a full range of automated circulation desk procedures, assisting patrons with materials selection, responding to library policy questions, extensive use of library computer equipment and various Microsoft Office applications. Part-time, 20 hours per week, including Tuesday evening and Saturday morning hours. Library Assistant 2 is in the 107 pay grade, which starts pay is $10.29/hr.

Applications are available at any Bedford Public Library location or online at www.bplsonline.org. Position open until filled. EOE.

Send completed applications and/or resume to Dawn Fisher at dfisher@bpls.org

Library Page – Forest Branch

Bedford Public Library System is seeking a well-organized, detail-oriented person to perform clerical duties, primarily checking in and shelving books, 12 hours per week at the Forest Library. Schedule would be 2:00 – 6:00pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays and alternating Thursdays and Saturdays. Must be able to lift 40 lbs. and be able to bend and stoop. Basic computer skills are necessary. Starting pay is $8.00 per hour.

Applications are available online at www.bplsonline.org or at any Bedford Public Library System location. Expected start date is 8/15/2017. EOE

Applications should be emailed to Kate Forsyth: kforsyth@bpls.org

Upcoming Events

Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Big Island Library
Calling all knitters, crochet lovers, quilters, and anyone who loves to craft with needles and thread (or yarn)! Bring your projects and join in the fun on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month[...]
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
An adult coloring group at the Stewartsville Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come relax and de-stress with us!
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mesmerizing Mandalas Mandalas are found throughout the world. Mandalas are all around us. One simply has to walk through a garden to find beautiful flowers in bloom and appreciate their circular, repetitive patterns. Come join us[...]
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006