Library Assistant - Takaka (10 hours p/w)

Takaka, New Zealand

Reference: 5512547

If you enjoy helping people as much as you enjoy reading and talking about books, this is the perfect role for you.

Based at the Takaka Memorial Library, this customer-facing role involves staffing the library service desk and assisting library users. In this role you will be the first point of contact for many of our customers, so having a can-do attitude and providing excellent customer service is a must!

You will also:

  • Be confident in using computers, the internet and mobile devices;
  • Have strong attention to detail;
  • Have good general knowledge and interest in books

This position has core hours of 10 hours per week (Week 1: Tue 10-5, Fri 9-1, and Week 2: Tue 10-5, Sat 9-1), and we require the successful applicant to be available during the school holidays and to work additional casual hours as needed.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

Applications Close: 21 Jun 2021

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