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september, 2021

23sepAll Day08octPT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY IN THE LCD | Part-time Library Assistant | Mahon Library

Event Details

Closing October 8th

Part-time Library Assistant | Mahon Library | Job Number: OT775-5214
Community Services | City of Lubbock


Performs paraprofessional level duties to assist library patrons and maintain library collection of materials.


Essential Functions

  • Assist patrons in the use of library facilities and materials;
  • Assist in providing special library programs;
  • Assist in selection and location of appropriate books and magazines;
  • Assist in processing books which are being checked in or out;
  • Assist in reshelving returned books and keep accurate records of any resulting fines;
  • Provide technical support for internal library functions such as acquisition and cataloging;
  • Keep up with inventory and order supplies when needed;
  • Perform related duties as directed.



Completion of a bachelor’s degree in a related field with an additional one to three years of experience working in library services, teaching or education field, or other experience providing programs to children or adults; or any combination of relevant education and experience which provides the following:


Knowledge and Abilities

Knowledge of:

  • Library organization and procedures;
  • A variety of books and library materials.

Ability to:

  • Promote library services and public relations;
  • Communicate effectively with others.

Physical Requirements 

  • Occasionally lift and carry up to 10 pounds
  • Occasionally walk and stand during a shift
  • Occasionally flex upper trunk forward at the waist and partially flex at the knees
  • Place arms above, at or below shoulder height


September 23 (Thursday) - October 8 (Friday)