Bookmobile Driver/Assistant

Job Responsibilities: Under general supervision, this person drives, maintains and cleans the interior and exterior of the bookmobile; assists bookmobile patrons both in person and by telephone; assists in maintaining and managing bookmobile inventory, and performs various other bookmobile related office duties.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. A valid Ohio driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Experience with operating a large commercial vehicle and a Class B CDL. Able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Working Conditions: Full time, 40 hours per week, including the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. This position requires both office hours and bookmobile runs.

Knowledge of: Basic commercial vehicle maintenance, traffic laws and regulations. Will be expected to develop knowledge of basic library policies and procedures, Dewey Decimal Classification System, as well as library specific technology, automation systems and computer software

Skills and Abilities: Safely operate a 30-35 ft. bookmobile in all weather conditions. Perform basic maintenance, and regular safety inspections. Present a positive, professional image to the public. Interact and respond appropriately to patrons and staff. Develop and maintain effective working relationships with other program staff. Assist in managing and organizing bookmobile materials. Communicate effectively in written and oral form. Maintain confidentiality.

Illustrative Duties: Follow an assigned route of bookmobile stops. Assist patrons in the location of materials both on the bookmobile and by telephone. Perform ready reference and reader’s advisory services. Place, fill and process incoming library holds. Perform various office-based duties including preparing the bookmobile for the next day’s run. Perform other duties as assigned.

Pay Range: Starts at $10.75 per hour.

Application Procedure: Applications may be obtained at any of our locations or online at Completed library application forms and resumes may be emailed to: or mailed to:

Wayne County Public Library

P.O. Box 1349

Wooster, OH 44691.

Attn: Human Resources

Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


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