Jobs at the High River Library


Summer Library Assistant
(35 hours/week, 8 weeks)

If you are outgoing, adaptable, creative, and have an interest in books and libraries join us for the summer at the High River Library. The Summer Library Assistant provides general help in the library. Anticipated start date: July 3, 2018.

Duties and Responsibilities
To carry out functions related to the circulation desk including checking items in/out, shelving, organizing, dusting, assisting clients with computers, mobile devices, and library equipment;
To develop promotional materials—posters, flyers, social media updates;
To organize imaginative weekly displays;
To assist with the Summer Reading Club as needed;
To conduct outreach activities in the community. This may include setting up a table at the farmers’ market and/or attending other community events on behalf of the library;
To carry out other duties as assigned by the director.

Must be a returning student (secondary or post-secondary) in fall of 2018;
Satisfactory background screening including a vulnerable sector criminal record check;
Must be available to work day, evening, and weekend shifts.

Work independently and take initiative;
Are able to assist with programs that support literacy and learning for children;
Feel competent in using technology;
Provide excellent customer service; 
Possess effective time management skills.

Qualified candidates are invited to apply by Sunday, May 6, 2018 with a résumé and cover letter to:

Mary Zazelenchuk
High River Library
909 1 St SW
High River, AB  T1V 1A5