Branch Assistant -Rittman Branch


Wayne County Public Library Rittman Branch Position Opening 


Title:  Branch Assistant – Rittman Branch     Date Posted April 5, 2018 


Job Responsibilities:  Under general supervision, the Branch Assistant charges library materials in and out, assists with routing and shelving materials, collects fines and provides assistance to patrons. 


Illustrative Duties:  Performs all branch related functions, including but not limited to; opening the library, cash register operation, money handling, processing daily delivery of library materials, providing reference services, and assisting patrons in the general use of the library and its equipment. Conducts story time at various outreach locations, and also within the branch. 


Working Conditions:  Part-time, approximately 20 hours per week with additional hours as needed.   

Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends is required. 


Qualifications:  High school diploma or equivalent, library experience preferred.  The ability to push, pull, bend, lift and twist with ease. May require sitting, or standing for long periods of time. You must be able to properly lift up to 50 lbs.  


Skills and Abilities: Presents a positive, professional image to the public; interacts and responds appropriately to patrons and staff; develops and maintains effective working relationships with supervisor, staff and volunteers; communicates effectively in written and oral form; maintains confidentiality. 


Knowledge of: Library policies and procedures*, Dewey Decimal Classification System*, basic library science and technology*, automation systems and computer software* (*may be acquired after hire)  


Pay Range:  Starts at $8.35 per hour. 


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

Human Resources, Wayne County Public Library, P.O. Box 1349, Wooster, OH 44691or emailed to   


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


In compliance with Federal and State equal employment opportunity laws, the Wayne County Public Library considers qualified applicants for positions without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or ancestry 


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