This is a great time to join our team at the Plaistow Public Library.
Help us re-invent the Plaistow Public Library as THE place to connect, discover and learn. Details below.
Circulation Team Member(s) Wanted
The Plaistow Public Library is seeking a friendly, energetic, and organized individual to join our Circulation Team.
Schedule: 15 hrs/ week, including one evening per week and one Saturday a month
Compensation: $12.35 to $15.00/ hour, depending on experience
Online Application Form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VB6NRNK
Deadline: Open until filled
This is a 60-day temporary position with high potential of becoming a regular (or "permanent") position.
We are also actively seeking to enlarge our pool of substitutes. So, please apply even if you're not able to commit to a regular schedule at this time. This is a great way to to pick up some extra hours, keep your resume refreshed, and work with some great people!
As a Team Member you help define our patrons’ experience of the library. You greet people warmly and provide helpful, courteous service in a variety of ways – facilitating circulation of library materials; offering helpful advice and information about our collections, programs and services; helping out with patrons’ basic computer needs; ensuring that your work area is tidy and well-organized; renewing our displays with fresh materials as needed; chipping in when larger programs require an extra hand or two; and administering our policies with fairness and tact.
- High school diploma
- Excellent customer service skills
- Very strong computer and Internet skills
- High attention to detail
- Proven track record of success working in a close-knit, team environment
Education / Work Experience
- Bachelor’s degree preferred
- Library or bookstore experience
Got "Bonus Features"?
As part of a small public library all staff regularly wear multiple hats. Please be sure to use the online application to tell us about any special skills or hobbies which you think might add value to our team.
Full JOB DESCRIPTION available here.
1./ Fill out the ONLINE APPLICATION at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VB6NRNK
2./ SEND YOUR RESUME to Cab Vinton, Director, Plaistow Public Library, 85 Main St., Plaistow, NH 03865, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Plaistow Circ Team".
Fire Protection System Proposals Requested
The Library is soliciting proposals for an upgrade to its Fire Protection System (sprinkler system).
The RFP can be downloaded here.
Technical drawings with detailed notes on the project scope can be downloaded here.
Technical specifications and hydraulic calculations can be downloaded here.
Project Timeline is as follows:
November 6, 2017
Site & Scope Walk Through
Proposal Submission Due
December 7, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Agreement Reached (anticipated)
A site visit will be scheduled before Friday, November 17. Please indicate times a representative will be available via this survey: http://whenisgood.net/gbpzkne.
For further information, please contact Cab Vinton, Director, at 603-382-6011, or email@example.com.
Have an idea for a program or event @ the Library?
Let us know!
Our community is full of fascinating individuals and we love sharing them with the rest of our patrons.
Are you, or do you know, someone who can:
- Present a great talk?
- Share a particular skill, experience, or bit of knowledge?
- Keep an audience entertained for an hour or so?
If so, get in touch with with one or both of our program coordinators and let's see how we might work together!
Drop in or call us at 382-6011 and ask to speak with:
Scott Campbell (adults) -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Jenn Dawley (kids & teens) -- email@example.com