Job Posting: Branch Courier

Dec 03, 2020

Branch Courier   –  Oldham County Public Library

Institution: Oldham County Public Library

Location: 308 Yager Ave. LaGrange, KY 40031  

Type of Position: part-time; non-exempt

Schedule: 15.0 hrs. per week

Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Salary: Starting at $11.00

Benefits: Sick and Vacation leave

Start Date: as soon as possible


Under general direction, the Courier is responsible for transporting library materials between the three branch locations of the Oldham County Public Library. Due to the volume of materials being transported on a daily basis, a dolly is used for loading and unloading the library vehicle.

Physical Demands:

  • Medium to heavy work [lifting, pushing or pulling 50-100 lb. maximum]
  • Carrying or otherwise moving boxes, equipment, furniture into and out of various buildings and transported by way of library vehicle
  • Exposure to heat and cold while transporting materials
  • Exposure to vibration from vehicle movement

Education, Training, and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record

Immediate Supervisor:  LaGrange Branch Manager, Circulation Supervisor or Person-In-Charge

COVID-19 Changes/Additions to Job Description: 

This position works in all branches of the Oldham County Public Library transporting material. As such, a mask must be worn at all times unless in the library vehicle. Six feet of physical distance from patrons and coworkers is expected at all times. At this time, patrons over 5 years old are required to wear masks in the building. This requirement is enforced by library staff. All staff are expected to follow the library’s established procedures surrounding COVID-19. These may change as the pandemic evolves and new direction is received from state government.

Application Procedure

If you meet the qualifications and would like to apply for one of these positions please submit application, resume and cover letter to the following:

Assistant Director                             

Mary Mielczarek

Oldham County Public Library      

308 Yager Avenue

LaGrange, KY 40031