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Page – Part-time, Term (Renewable)

Status: Part-time, term, with option to renew annually | Hours: Evenings, weekends
Wage: $14.00/hour | Start Date: TBA

Position Summary

The Brockville Public Library (BPL) employs individuals to maintain the Library shelves and assist with customer service and service delivery duties. (Full job description)


The individual is a customer service champion first and foremost, in addition:

  • Shelves library materials and ensures that items on the shelf are tidy and in proper order
  • Performs various housekeeping tasks such as dusting shelves, tidying library areas, etc.
  • Assists with basic customer service delivery including answering the telephone
  • Assists library staff in the closing the library
  • Delivers daily mail to the post office
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Candidates must be 14 years-old or older
  • Completion of Grade 8
  • Evidence of volunteer experience
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System
  • Possesses excellent organizational skills; maintains confidentiality
  • Displays an aptitude for customer service
  • Displays excellent interpersonal and team-oriented workplace skills

Working Conditions

  1. General office working conditions
  2. Interaction with the general public
  3. Defined base hours per week; evening and weekend shifts required
  4. Position requires lifting—15lbs

Please submit a cover letter and resume by e-mail to:
Laura Julien, Manager of Customer Experience [email protected]

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, April 19, 2019 by 5pm

We thank you for your application; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.



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