Doylestown, PA: PT Library Assistant, Bucks Co Public Library – Mercer Museum & Research Library

Job Opening Title: Library Assistant

Employer Name: Bucks County Historical Society

Job Location: Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Application Deadline: October 23, 2020

Salary Range: $13/hour

Link to job posting: https://www.mercermuseum.org/jobs

Years of experience required: 2 years

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: The Mercer Museum and Research Library has an immediate opening for a part-time Library Assistant, with both weekday and Saturday hours available. Under the supervision of the Assistant Collections Manager for the Library and Archives, the Library Assistant provides reference services and assistance to onsite and offsite researchers. They also oversee the Reading Room, ensuring the security of collections and aiding patrons in using library equipment and technologies.

Other typical workday tasks include collections processing tasks, such as digitization projects, new acquisitions cataloging, and special projects.

A college degree and at least 2 years of experience working in a historical archives or professional library setting preferred. The starting hourly rate is $13/hour. Ability to lift a 40 pound box required.

Please send cover letter, resume and references to Annie Halliday, Assistant Collections Manager, Library & Archives, ahalliday@ mercermuseum.org. No phone calls, please. EOE