Part Time Benefitted Librarian Associate I, Adult Reference – Rowan Public Library, Salisbury NC

TITLE: Part Time Benefitted Librarian Associate I – Adult Reference
LIBRARY: Rowan Public Library, Headquarters
CITY: Salisbury, NC

NOTE: Established in 1911, Rowan Public Library is a progressive 3 branch system consisting of the Library Headquarters in Salisbury, Frank T. Tadlock South Rowan Regional Library in China Grove, and East Branch in Rockwell. RPL has a very active Friends of Rowan Public Library and strong Rowan Public Library Foundation. Located in the heart of North Carolina’s Piedmont, Rowan County is attractively and conveniently nestled between the Charlotte and Raleigh. It is home to Dan Nicholas Park, NC Transportation Museum, Lazy 5 Ranch and Waterworks Visual Arts Center.

SALARY: Starting Salary $13.33 – $14.66 per hour, plus benefits.

QUALIFICATIONS: Requires an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts, Business Administration or related field; One year of experience working in a library or public service setting. Customer service experience preferred. All degrees must be from an accredited college or university.

DUTIES: Provides reference services using print and electronic resources; plans and presents technology based adult programs; assists with information requests from patrons, and shelf reading.

Requires general knowledge of library practices and procedures; knowledge of reference tools; knowledge and experience with technology including computers, tablets, internet, cloud computing, social media platforms and other electronic personal devices, the ability to prepare and present programs to the public; and the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

AVAILABLE: Immediately. Regular schedule is 20 hours per week, including Tuesdays 5-9 and 3-4 Saturdays per month.

APPLY BY: Open until filled.

APPLY To: Submit application to Rowan County Human Resources, 130 W. Innes St., Salisbury, NC 28144. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed Rowan County application. Applications are available at

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Rowan County Human Resources, 704-216-8101 or Melissa J. Oleen, Library Services Manager, Rowan Public Library, 704-216-8245,

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