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 Part-Time Public Services Assistant 

 The New Castle-Henry County Public Library is seeking a part-time public services assistant who will provide friendly, high quality customer service to Library patrons.  Some responsibilities include:

  • Charges and discharges books, magazines and other library holdings in and out at the circulation desk and collects fines using an automated circulation system.
  • Replaces books, magazines and other library holdings on shelves according to numbering sequences.
  • Assists in assuring accurate library shelving by shelf-reading and reshelving of materials, as needed.
  • Performs general maintenance of all audiovisual materials and equipment as necessary.
  • Answers telephones and provides routine information or refers and transfers calls.

This position requires an individual with a customer service mindset and the ability to serve staff and patrons in a professional, helpful, cooperative, and courteous manner. Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess a good command of the English language in order to interact in a professional manner. In addition, candidates must have expertise and proficiency with computers and computer-equipment, and must be able to successfully use basic office applications and the Internet, including databases and social networking sites.

 Minimum Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Library experience preferred but not required
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds, stoop to the ground, reach above one’s head, climb stairs, and be able to stand for long periods of time

 To apply, send resume, professional references and salary requirements to:



NCHC Public Library

376 South 15th Street
New Castle IN 47362

Phone: (765) 529-0362
Fax: (765) 521-3581

Library Hours

Mon - Thu: 9am - 9pm

Fri: 9am - 6pm

Sat: 9am - 5pm

Sun (Sep - May): 1pm - 5pm

*Closed Sundays
(June - August)

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