Library Assistant/Circulation

(Part time position 12 hours/week + additional substitute hours as needed). Starting salary range is: $15.16-15.47/hour.

Matheson Memorial Library has a part-time position open in our Circulation department. We are seeking a public service-oriented individual who enjoys contact with people of all ages. Duties will include: Checking-out and checking-in materials, issuing library cards, enforcing policies, using a cash register and making change, and shelving materials. Candidate will be expected to assist with other library duties as assigned; for example, calling patrons with overdue reminders. Candidate must have proficient computer skills, be able to search our library catalog and the internet, and be willing to learn new skills. Candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Prior library experience preferred, but not required. Preference will be given to Spanish speaking applicants.

Work schedule is as follows:

(12 hours per week)
Monday: 8:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday: 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am to 2:00pm
And every third Saturday,

You must also be willing and available to work additional hours, to cover the vacation and time off requests of other staff.

An Application is available HERE for download/printing. Hard copy applications can also be picked up at the Matheson Memorial Library Circulation Desk. Applications will be accepted until January 23, 2023.

Please submit applications to Gail Grice at,  or drop off in-person at the library. You can also mail applications to:

Matheson Memorial Library, 101 N. Wisconsin Street, Elkhorn, WI 53121