Public Services Associate

North Spokane & Deer Park Libraries - 30 hours per week



The position provides direct circulation services, readers’ advising and information services to library members. May oversee circulation services in the absence of a Library Operations Manager, Library Supervisor or Library Operations Assistant.

Provides prompt and friendly direct service to members in person, over the telephone or by email. Checks materials in/out; assists members at check-out stations; places holds and retrieves items placed on hold. This position requires frequent public contact.

In the absence of the Library Operations Assistant, may assist the Library Operations Manager in scheduling staff, assigning tasks and monitoring the work flow of the circulation area in a resource library. Provides feedback to a supervisor on job performance of circulation or page staff, as required.

Stays current on and follows all applicable Spokane County Library District guidelines, policies and procedures affecting this position. Responds to workplace situations as appropriate within designated level and scope of authority.

Refer to the job description for complete details regarding qualifications and illustrative examples of essential duties and responsibilities of the position.

Application deadline

March 05, 2014 at 12:00 noon PDT

Application Instructions

For all positions, please submit a signed District employment application and cover letter. Some positions may require additional materials, check the job posting for more information

Spokane County Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All job applications may be submitted online, in person or by mail. We will not accept any applications submitted via email or fax.

Applications may be dropped off at or mailed to:
Spokane County Library District
Human Resources Department
4322 N Argonne Rd
Spokane, WA 99212

Contact us:
Phone: 509.893.8200

Office hours:
Monday — Friday