Part-time Library Assistant

Part-time Library Assistant


Nash Community College
522 North Old Carriage Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Phone: 252-443-4011

Job Location

Rocky Mount, NC





Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Closes: Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Target Start Date

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Expected Work Hours

25hrs - see job description

Employment Type

Part Time

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or higher. Experience with library computer systems and Microsoft Office products. Dependable and reliable with a good work ethic.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills. Ability to work independently with little supervision, as well as collaboratively. Serve as a team player in support of the library. Demonstrate excellent customer service skills and experience with computer technology. 

Preferred Qualifications


Position Description

Provide library public service and performs technical library work.

Essential Responsibilities


  • Provide outstanding customer service in a professional manner.
  • Provide circulation, basic reference service, and computer support:
    • Register library borrowers and issue library cards. 
    • Charge and discharge library materials.
    • Collect library fines and fees.
    • Assist patrons in the location and use of library resources.
    • Assist patrons with basic computer questions.      
  • Shelve library materials, shift items, and shelf read for proper order.
  • Search for missing materials.
  • Process new issues of serials; journals and newspapers.
  • Remove old issues of serials for recycling.
  • Assist with collection development for new library materials.
  • Assist in the processing of new library books and DVD movies.
  • Assist with reviewing and removing library materials as needed.
  • Close the library facility using established procedures.
  • Assist with library programs and events.  
  • Serve on NCC committees as assigned. 
  • Participate in College events and activities.
  • Participate in and support ongoing library assessment, planning, and evaluation to improve collections and services.  
  • Engage in proactive professional development.       
  • Keep current with emerging library technologies and trends.
  • Perform other library related duties as needed. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned which contribute to the efficient and effective operation of NCC. 
  • Participate in professional development activities provided by NCC.
  • Participate in College events and activities.
  • Maintain regular and consistent on-site attendance during normal hours of college operations in fulfillment of duties not inconsistent with the expectations for full-time employees and College policies and procedures.
  • Initiate and answer telephone calls and video conference calls.
  • Serve on various committees as assigned.
  • Participate in and support ongoing assessment, planning and evaluation to improve student learning.

Work Schedule:  Part-time, 25 hours per week.  Available to work days and nights, and maintain a flexible schedule. During the fall and spring semesters the work schedule is 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 am – 1:00 pm on Fridays.  The library closes at 6:00 pm during the summer and usually at 5:00 pm when classes are not in session.

How to Apply

Please apply using our online application at

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