Posted Mar 16, 2023EOI - Library Assistant & Page



Business: TNRD - Library
Address: Merritt, BC


Administrative Customer Service


EIO Library Assistant & Page - Full Job Description

This posting is an Expression of Interest for TNRL staff who want to work Casual shifts at the Merritt Library.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications for Library Assistants Include:

  • Minimum two-year Diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution;
  • Strong customer service skills and experience together with a genuine interest in working with patrons of all ages;
  • A passion for helping others and a belief in the importance of literacy;
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team-based environment;
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills;
  • Experience working with children in a professional capacity ;
  • Knowledge of program/event development and implementation ;
  • Knowledge of TNRL programs and services;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office, social media and mobile devices.;
  • Strong problem-solving skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to manage conflict and diffuse difficult patron situations;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Commitment to lifelong learning and personal/professional development;
  • Ability to lift 20-25 lbs.; and,
  • Valid BC Driver's License.

Qualifications that will be considered an asset include:

  • Experience assisting with the design and delivery of programs and events;
  • Mother Goose training and Food Safe certificates;
  • Coursework related to libraries and information services.


As per Appendix 8, Casual Library Assistants and Pages need to be available to work a variety of shifts including daytime, evenings and weekends. Work will be scheduled in advance and on short notice.

  • Library Pages are paid at grid 3.
  • Library Assistants are paid at grid 9.

As per 25.8, staff are paid in lieu for casual hours.

Salary Grade

$24.32 - $27.02 ( BCGEU - Grid Level 9 )

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