FULL-TIME ADULT SERVICES ASSISTANT

Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library has an immediate opening for a 40-hour per week benefitted Adult Services Assistant with a starting wage of $14.75 per hour. Benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance, paid vacation, and sick leave.

The Adult Services Assistant supports the Adult Services Manager in designing, coordinating, and providing services and programs aimed at adult users in the library, at outreach locations, and virtually. The selected individual will work with the public, with a strong focus on customer service and library programming. The position also requires a flexible schedule, with events planned for various times of day, often including evenings and weekends.

Qualifications––

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. Some coursework at the post-secondary level desirable.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Familiarity with MS Office, Google Drive, Zoom and other online platforms.
  • Keyboarding/Windows proficiency.
  • Ability to operate library technology systems, including computers, printers, copiers, software programs and other job-related equipment.

Other requirements––

  • Reliable transportation and ability to travel throughout the county as needed.
  • Evenings and occasional weekends required.

To apply––
For fullest consideration, email a meaningful cover letter, resume, and three references related to your work history to jobs@crcpl.org no later than Friday, January 29, 2021.

Read the full job description here.


FULL-TIME YOUTH SERVICES CLERK

Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library has an immediate opening for a 40-hour per week benefitted Youth Services Clerk with a starting wage of $12.50 an hour. Benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance, paid vacation, and sick leave.

The Youth Services Clerk assists the Youth Services Manager and Assistants and ensures a positive experience for children, teens, and their caregivers by engaging in conversation and connecting users with library materials while promoting services and leading library programs. The position requires a flexible schedule, with events planned for various times of day, often including evenings and weekends.

Qualifications––

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. Some coursework at the post-secondary level desirable.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Familiarity with MS Office, Google Drive, Zoom and other online platforms.
  • Keyboarding/Windows proficiency.
  • Ability to operate library technology systems, including computers, printers, copiers, software programs and other job-related equipment.

Other requirements––

  • Reliable transportation and ability to travel throughout the county as needed.
  • Evenings and occasional weekends required.

To apply––
For fullest consideration, email a meaningful cover letter, resume, and three references related to your work history to jobs@crcpl.org no later than Friday, January 29, 2021.

Read the full job description here.


As positions become available, we post them here and at chillicotheohio.com/jobs.  Applications will only be accepted for a specific position when posted, and unsolicited applications will be destroyed on receipt.

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.

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Volunteering

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.