JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Part-time Library Aide — Fulton Public Library

The Fulton Public Library is seeking an energetic, flexible, part-time Library Aide to provide the highest level of customer service. The Library Aide will be responsible for conducting basic library materials processing and handling duties, customer service, opening and closing duties, and any other library tasks as assigned.

This is an 18 hour per week position but could include more hours if coverage is needed during the week. 

Schedule:

Monday: 9-5

Friday: 9-5

Saturday: 9-1

Compensation: Starting pay is $13.20 per hour

Duties/Description:

  • Provide customer service and reference assistance at the circulation desk
  • Provide customer service with public computers, fax machine, and copier
  • Perform other tasks in the library as needed.

Requirements:

  • Strong verbal communications skills and customer service orientation
  • High School diploma or GED

Skills and Strengths: 

  • Knowledge of computers and information technology helpful
  • Ability to multi-task and perform changing duties as needed
  • Attention to detail
  • Friendly and approachable manner

To Apply: Please email your resume and letter of interest to [email protected] 

*Strong consideration will be given to candidates that are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.*

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Link to the job on library’s website: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Vh7tjuNXGFNrKsqTJoveHXITPYbS5IVb/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=112181213628856318663&rtpof=true&sd=true

More than $300,000 Awarded to Local Libraries for Construction Upgrades

Senator Patty Ritchie announced the following local libraries will receive funding to assist their libraries with construction needs.  Congratulations to the North Country Library System member libraries listed below that were awarded State Aid for Library Construction funds for their construction projects!

Fulton Public Library: $111,902Parish Public Library: $153,302
Hepburn Library of Madrid: $25,358Hepburn Library of Waddington: $16,125

Read the Full Announcement Here

Additional libraries in New York State received funding for their construction needs. Lauren Moore, Assistance Commissioner for Libraries and State Librarian, announced that the New York State Library in partnership with New York’s twenty-three (23) public library systems, has awarded $14 million in State Aid for Library Construction funds for 135 construction projects.

The list of the 135 State Aid for Library Construction projects is posted on the State Library’s website at https://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/construc/14m_pls21.htm .