Library Assistant - LaGrange

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Looking for a job that's both fulfilling and fun? Join our team at the Oldham County Public Library! We're looking for passionate individuals who love books, helping others, and creating a welcoming environment. With opportunities to learn, grow, and make a difference in the community, working at the library is a dream job for bookworms and people-people alike. Apply now and join our team of library assistants!

The LaGrange library is searching for an enthusiastic library assistant to add to our team!

LaGrange Branch | Library Assistant

308 Yager Ave. LaGrange, KY 40031

The role of Library Assistant is part-time and non-exempt.

Adult & Children's Desks – 20 hours per week

The library assistant will work a weekly combination of morning and afternoon shifts totaling 20 hours per week.


Monday 2:15-7:15 (5 hours)Tuesday 9:30-2:30 (5 hours)Wednesday 2:15-7:15 (5 hours)Thursday 2:15-7:15 (5 hours)

Salary: Starting at $13.00

Benefits: Sick and Vacation leave 

Start Date: ASAP

About the Job

What You'll Do:

(1) Assist customers in the use of library materials and services

(2) Carry out circulation procedures

(3) Check library materials in and out and register new card holders

(4) Assist other library staff with a variety of library and collection maintenance tasks as assigned.

Who You Are: An enthusiastic learner with a high school diploma or GED and public service work experience.

Scheduling: The Library Assistant generally works an established schedule, which may include some weekend and evening hours. Additional hours may be provided on a temporary basis for staff substitution, staff training, and/or special projects. Additional staff time may be offered at the discretion of the Supervisor.

Ready to Apply?

If you meet the qualifications and would like to apply to be a Library Assistant, please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to the following:

Branch Manager                                 

Oldham County Public Library                         

Mary Ly

308 Yager Avenue                                                                                                                               LaGrange, KY 40031

Application Deadline: Accepted until the position is filled.  

Download an application!