Job Opportunities

Library Page Position Available

The library is seeking a person to work approximately 9-10 hours per week throughout the year. The varied schedule could include daytime and evening hours, as well as some weekend hours.

The essential functions of this job are to accurately sort, shelve and file various library materials according to library classification systems (alphabetic, numeric, and alphanumeric) and to read shelves for accuracy and re-shelving of misplaced items.

The applicant will need to read and write English, be able to arrange materials in alphabetical and numerical order. He or she will also need to learn the Dewey Decimal System, move objects weighing in excess of 50 pounds (library carts) and bend and stoop repeatedly to perform the work. The applicant must be dependable and conscientious of work schedule.

The pay rate is $12.35 per hour. This is a non-benefitted position.

Please complete an Employment Application or submit a resume to Priya Rathnam, Library Director, at prathnam@shrewsburyma.gov. Paper applications are also available for pick-up at 609 Main Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545. Initial review of applicants to begin June 15, 2021. Open until filled.