Come support the library and find a bargain at the Aston Library Book Sale!
Hours: Friday April 13 – Saturday April 14
10AM-4PM each day
Most items $2 or less!
Per the Township, the Aston Public Library building will be closed to the public on April 12th (Thursday). Storytime and craft group will be canceled. The Book Sale will begin on Friday, April 13th at 10AM.
The Aston Public Library is seeking a tech-fluent and inter-personally effective person to provide service to our patrons. Duties include providing all types of service to our patrons, operating our circulation system, and record-keeping. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent, strong computer and customer service skills and a love for libraries. Prior library experience is preferred.
Job description and compensation details are below. Submit letter of interest, resume and references to Stephen Sarazin, firstname.lastname@example.org .
ASTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
LIBRARY ASSOCIATE JOB DESCRIPTION
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Provides essential patron assistance at the service desk.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE POSITION:
Performs customer service, circulation, clerical and financial tasks, operates a variety of machines and software and assists with reference to help patrons use the library and its services effectively. Reports to the Director.
EXAMPLES OF SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
EXAMPLES OF GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Moderate physical effort is required to perform duties under typical office conditions. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, speak, hear, and use hands to operate office equipment, and reach with hands and arms. Vision requirements include the ability to read routine and complex documents and use a computer.
SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS: Must be available to work day, night or weekend shifts. Must be available to work a schedule that fulfills the staffing needs of the desk. Must be punctual and dependable.
Approximate anticipated hours –
Monday and Wednesday 10AM-3PM , Friday 10AM-5PM, Two to Three Saturdays per month 10AM-5PM
Wednesday and Thursday 3PM-8PM, Friday 10AM-5PM, Two to Three Saturdays per month 10AM-5PM
COMPENSATION: $11.75 per hour. Approximately 20 work hours per week. No benefits provided.
CLEARANCES: Satisfactory passage of FBI Criminal Record Check, Pennsylvania Criminal History and Child Abuse Clearances will be required every three years.
PROBATION: The position is probationary for one year and non-probationary afterwards.
Due to the storm, the Aston Public Library will be closed today (Wednesday, March 21, 2018).
Due to the snow, the library is closing at 5PM today (Tuesday, March 20, 2018). Stay safe out there!
The Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for tonight is cancelled.
The March Wednesday PM book club will meet on Wednesday March 28th at 7PM .