East Providence News

7/1/2019 - Part Time Library Aide


Part-Time Library Aide
19 hours per week

$12.50 per hour-no benefits

Performs work of a para-professional nature in the main library or branches, including public service, circulation and other in-house procedures. Assists the public in finding library materials, checks out and receives returned materials, collects fines, enters and deletes patron information on the computer. Assists the public in finding materials on shelves. Assists with inventory, shelving materials and reading shelves. Processes and maintains periodicals, sorts mail, checks computer reports for missing books and assists with other similar tasks when necessary. Hours of work include two (2) evenings per week and alternate Saturdays and some Sundays.


High School diploma and some clerical experience, previous library experience preferred or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the desired abilities, knowledge and skills. Must be able to perform physical tasks associated with library work such as lifting, carrying books, and shelving books at or above shoulder height, stooping or squatting to reach bottom shelves and standing for most of the work day. Ability to use a computer terminal is required.

Applications may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, East Providence City Hall, 145 Taunton Avenue, Room 201, East Providence, RI 02914, or from our website; www.eastprovidence.com. No phone calls, please. Completed applications must be received no later than Friday, July 12, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.


Items can be dropped off or mailed to:
City of East Providence
Human Resources
145 Taunton Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
Or emailed to: hr@cityofeastprov.com

At the City of East Providence we celebrate the diversity of our citizenry, and are proud to encourage inclusiveness in our workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.