Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.
CLASS TITLE: LIBRARY ASSOCIATE I
MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $14.45-$18.06/DOE - MONTHLY - $2,504-$3,130/DOE
PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK
Positions in this class work on a specialized library function involving work of a routine nature. Areas of assignment include makerspace, information desk in children’s, teen or adult areas, copy cataloging, programming and event set up, bookmobile and outreach services, and assignments may fluctuate as needed to facilitate work flow. Work may involve standing for extended periods of time, bending, lifting, or pushing carts loaded with books. Incumbents may be required to work some rotating nights and weekends. Current opening is full time; however, regular less than full time positions also exist within the class. Current position is assigned to the bookmobile and outreach services, however future openings may occur in other areas of assignment.
Bachelor's degree including minor coursework in library science, and experience working in a library or bookstore setting; or any equivalent combination of training and experience desired.
SPECIAL NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS
Some positions may require a valid Louisiana driver’s license, and Class D Chauffeur’s license following appointment, depending on area of assignment.
TYPE OF EXAMINATION
Examination will be a written test.
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2021, NOON!!