Page: Customer Services Department (part-time)

The Barberton Public Library is seeking applicants for the position of Page in the Customer Services Department to help with shelving items and other clerical duties. The position is part-time (15 hours per week). The employee earns sick leave and participates in the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. The Page works a flexible schedule which will include evenings and weekends. Starting rate is $8.55 per hour. Please note that this is not a summer job – it is permanent, part-time.



· Ability to read and write

· Ability to do detailed work accurately

· Work permit, if required

The successful candidate must perform Page functions, including but not limited to:

· Shelving and keeping library materials in good order by alphabetizing and using the Dewey Decimal System (Dewey Decimal System may be learned after hire)

· Assisting with book drop, delivering mail, and clerical tasks as needed

· Contributing to the overall effectiveness of the department


The position is open until filled, but applicants applying by Friday, October 18, 2019, will receive first consideration. This position is not eligible for healthcare benefits. Upon interview tests for alphanumeric filing and basic math will be given. Library employment applications are available at the Customer Service desk or at www.barbertonlibrary.org. Please send completed application to:


Barberton Public Library

Attn: Ann Hutchison, Director

602 West Park Avenue

Barberton, OH 44203 Email: director@barbertonlibrary.org

No phone calls, please.




Other library employment resources helpful to those in our area include the Northeast Ohio Regional Library System employment page as well as the Ohio Library Council's Jobline

Students seeking internships or practicum experience should email the Library's Director, Ann Hutchison, at ann.hutchison@barbertonlibrary.org.  Individuals must be currently enrolled in a degree program in order to request an internship or practicum.

Library employee checking books out to a customer

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