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The Chillicothe and Ross County Public Library is an equal opportunity employer providing employment opportunities for all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran/military status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.



Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library is seeking a full-time Graphic Design and Marketing Assistant with a starting hourly wage of $15 and an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance and paid time off.

Desired Qualifications––

  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio.
  • Strong writing and verbal communications skills.
  • Proficient in leading design software and office technologies (Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Suite, etc.).
  • Creativity, professionalism, and ability to work on a deadline a must.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (partial list)––

  • Plans, conceptualizes, and designs materials for distribution to the staff, the community, and other constituents, including posters, bookmarks, brochures, signs, annual reports, business cards, letterhead, and more.
  • Flexibility and ability to accept criticism and feedback while presenting concepts and designs.
  • Works in public service areas as assigned, including: circulation, processing, shelving, branch rotation, and more.

For more info: Full Job Description

To apply, email no later than Sunday, April 2, 2017. Please attach:

  • a meaningful cover letter
  • resume
  • and at least 2 design pieces (online links and urls okay)






Volunteers bring energy, enthusiasm, special skills, and a new perspective to the library. The Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library welcomes volunteers and uses them in a support role to supplement the efforts of paid library staff for various special projects and programs.  Your help and your time are greatly appreciated.

It is essential that volunteers make a real commitment to the library, and they are expected to act in accordance with library policies and to reflect positive customer service attitudes to all library patrons.

Volunteers are individuals, 12 years of age or older, who contribute time, energy, and talents directly to or on behalf of the Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library and are not paid by library funds.  All volunteers must apply and be accepted by the library prior to performance of library tasks.

We have two volunteer programs at the library:

Adult Volunteers and VolunTeens