Employment

The Canton Public Library is seeking a part-time Library Page.  Position is 3-6 hours per week and may include Saturday hours.  Must be available during the summer and into the next school year.  Responsibilities of the position include: re-shelving all library materials and neatening stack areas; assisting in keeping library clean and organized by straightening chairs, re-shelving materials left on tables and ledges, and picking up discarded items in the library; responding to routine questions from patrons regarding location of materials; assisting staff by retrieving materials from shelf; repairing damaged items; photocopying; and performing other clerical tasks.  Applicants must have the ability to communicate clearly and courteously with co-workers and the public.  Must be able to lift, bend, reach, squat, and maneuver heavy carts full of library materials.   Full job description is available here.  Application can be found at here or at the Canton Public Library.  $12.00/hour; increases to $13/hour on August 1.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  Direct applications to Robert Skinner, CAO, Town of Canton, 4 Market Street, PO Box 168, Collinsville, CT 06022. EOE. 

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