The Bedford Public Library System is seeking a public service oriented individual to work in the Stewartsville Library; computer skills required. Major duties include a full range of automated circulation desk procedures, assisting patrons with materials selection, use of the catalog, responding to reference questions, assisting patrons with use of the computers and occasionally implementing children’s programming. Part-time, 13 hours per week, including Tuesday evenings and some Saturdays. Ability to spend five or more hours daily at a computer screen; stooping, bending, lifting, reaching, plus the ability to lift 25 pound bags/boxes of books and materials is required for this position. Starting pay is $9.50 per hour. Applications and the full job description are available at any Bedford Public Library or online at www.bplsonline.org. Position open until filled. EOE
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