The Library always accepts applications for part-time Library Assistants and for Volunteers, regardless of whether or not there is a vacancy. We keep applications on file for six months.
Duties: Understand the Dewey Decimal System and shelve books accordingly; shelf-read assigned section each day; shift books on shelves as needed; straighten magazine and newspaper area; clear reading tables of books, magazines and newspapers periodically during your shift; and, perform additional duties as assigned by supervisor. Must be able to reach, bend, and lift approximately 40 lbs.
Part-time: Maximum 19 hours per week, 2 – 5 hours per day
Minimum wage: $ 8. 50 / hr
(There are currently no Library Assistant job vacancies).
While there are no set duties for Library Volunteers, we try to match a volunteer’s skills and interests with available and appropriate opportunities as they arise. For more regular Volunteer opportunities, please contact The Friends of the Grosse Pointe Public Library.
Please mail or drop off completed applications to:
Grosse Pointe Public Library, Central Branch
Attention: Mary Lynn Martin
10 Kercheval Avenue
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Note: The Library does not accept applications for any other positions unless there is a specific vacancy posted and advertised.