Available Positions at the White Plains Public Library:
Part Time Position in The Edge
Be part of one of the most exciting teen libraries in New York!
The White Plains Public Library has a part-time opening in The Edge – the Library’s busy teen space and media lab. We are seeking individuals who love working with teens; have an interest in emerging technologies; maker activities; gaming; media production; or other teen-focused programming; reading and teen lit; and take pride in delivering great customer service.
This position is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate, or a current graduate student in library science or education, to gain experience working with teens in an innovative, forward-thinking library with state-of-the-art technology and a maker space. In addition, as part of the Library’s Youth Services Department, this position provides the opportunity to occasionally work within the Library’s wonderful children’s library, The Trove, providing services and programs to children and families.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Providing customer service, reference and reader’s advisory in The Edge
Assisting teens with technology on Macs, PCs, other hardware, and various software
Helping to develop innovative and engaging programs for teens in The Edge
Shelving materials and clerical tasks as needed
Hours include afternoons, evening and weekends, including regular Saturday and Sunday shifts. Master’s Degree in Library Science is preferred, but not required. Salary based on qualifications and experience.
Please submit resume and references via email to Joshua Carlson, Manager of Youth Services, with the subject “Edge Part Time Opening.”
Joshua J. Carlson, Manager of Youth Services
White Plains Public Library
For more jobs, you can also check the City of White Plains jobs page.