Job Posting: Summer Library Student

Published: February 16, 2018
Last Updated: February 16, 2018

We are on the hunt for this year's Summer Library Student! If you love libraries, programming, hanging out with kids and super awesome library staff, send in your cover letter and resume.

Summer Library Student

Devon Public Library

Term: May 14, 2018 – August 31, 2018

The Devon Public Library is seeking a summer library clerk.  This is a temporary, full-time position (35 hours per week) from May 14 – August 31 and will include varied shifts including some Saturdays and evenings.

We are looking for an efficient, courteous, self-motivated individual with excellent communication and time management skills. The perfect candidate will provide great customer service and enjoy working with children.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Planning, promoting and implementing summer reading programs for ages 6–12.
  • Community outreach and programming related to the summer reading program.
  • Performing circulation tasks including check-in and check-out.
  • Assisting customers with reference questions, reader’s advisory and technological assistance.


  • Must be 18 years or older with a high school diploma.
  • Must be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2018.


  • $17.34 per hour plus 6% pay in lieu of vacation.

Resumes with cover letters may be dropped off at the library or e-mailed to

Competition closing date:  March 31, 2018.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.