Employment

Applications are only accepted when openings occur. Job postings and applications are available at the following locations:

  • on this web site (check individual job postings for printable application forms)
  • at each branch location

Current job postings (if any) will appear below. For questions concerning employment, please contact the Library Director at 362-0181 ext 3.


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Victory Branch

Status: Part Time
Hours per Week: 10 to 12
Starting Salary: $7.72 per hour

Position Close Date: Open Until Filled

Application Instructions: Applications are available at any one of our Branch Libraries (Victory, Lake Hazel, Hidden Springs, and Star) or Download an application form. Please submit completed applications to the Victory Branch (10664 W Victory Road, Boise ID 83709), attn: Jennifer Nelson or email to jnelson@adalib.org.

Primary Responsibilities -
A Page at the Ada Community Library shelves and maintains proper order of books and other materials; performs a variety of simple routine clerical tasks; sets up for programs and meetings; and perform other duties as assigned.

Essential Job Functions – fundamental position duties

  • Sort and Shelve books and other assorted library materials alphabetically by author and title or numerically by Dewey Decimal System
  • Locate and shelve books, magazines, pamphlets, maps, newspapers, audio-visual materials, software and multimedia kits
  • Shelf read on an ongoing basis and shift items on shelves as needed
  • Empty book drops, trash/recycle receptacles and perform other opening or closing duties
  • Straighten furniture
  • Shelve items from reshelve areas and pick up books and other items that are loose on the shelves
  • Assist circulation and youth services staff as needed.

Minimum Qualifications – Experience, education and special skills

  • Must be a minimum of 16 years of age and presently attending or a graduate of high school or equivalent program.
  • Ability to compare names and numbers quickly and accurately;
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions;
  • Ability to provide effective, pleasant customer referrals to reference or circulation staff;
  • Ability to be able to move, on carts, up to 150 pounds of weight and lift up to 25 pounds of weight;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and supervisors;
  • Ability to work Fridays, Saturdays and weeknight evenings.

An Equal Opportunity Employer