Library Associate - Part Time - Smyrna Library

The Smyrna Library, of the Rutherford County Library System, is accepting applications for a part-time Library Associate position. The position of Library Associate is responsible for performing various duties primarily concerning the operation of the Circulation/Information departments within the Rutherford County Library System. This employee has extensive contact with the public. Duties include, but are not limited to: the circulating of library materials, assisting patrons in locating and using needed materials; assisting patrons in accessing and using databases; assisting patrons in using computers and conducting research on the Internet; assisting patrons in locating library materials in various areas of the library; and performing readers advisory services. This is an entry-level position. This position is classified as Non-Exempt for the purpose of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Evenings and weekends may be required.

Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years old. High school diploma or equivalent required. Prior experience working in a customer service environment preferred. Prior library experience desired. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college desired.

Application Procedure: Completed applications (see instructions below) must be submitted by email to David Coutcher at; only electronic submissions will be accepted. The position is open until filled. EOE. For more information, please read the job description here: Library Associate(PDF).

posted 3.15.2019



Only electronic submissions will be accepted. To submit, please fill out our application, print, scan, and email as an attachment (the PDF will not save once filled out). Or, you may install a free PDF writer to save the form and re-submit via email. Here is the link to the free download; CutePDF Writer. Simply install the PDF Writer, open & fill out our application, print using CutePDF Writer, this then allows you to save the PDF document under your own file name. Email your newly created PDF as an attachment to

You cannot submit a resume alone in place of the application. In addition, please note that all sections of the application form must be completed in their entirety. Do not use phrases such as "see resume"; simply referring to the attached resume is not sufficient. Linebaugh Public Library System will only accept applications for posted vacancies.