Jobs/Volunteer

We appreciate your interest in being a part of the Fairfield County District Library.

Jobs

Current Opening(s):

1. Library Assistant III (Part Time) – Circulation Floater. Posted 9/30/21, open until filled.

Part time (20 hours per week) position available at the Fairfield County District Library. Candidate must have completed high school and have intermediate computer knowledge. The person hired for this position must be able to work a flexible schedule (including some evenings and weekends). This position will be based out of the Main Library’s Circulation Department but will travel between all four Library branches located in Amanda, Bremen, Baltimore, and Northwest as scheduled.

The Library Assistant will work as part of a team to provide the highest quality of public library service, including but not limited to: keeping customer accounts up-to-date; answering basic directional questions; helping customers locate materials in the library; helping to maintain orderly collections of materials in a variety of formats; and assisting customers with library equipment.

Starting pay is $12.10 per hour with an increase to $14.61 per hour after successful completion of a six month probationary period. Benefits include paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave, as well as participation in the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System.

The completed application can be emailed to bschaade@fcdlibrary.org, mailed to FCDL Administration (see address below) or dropped off in the Administration Office between 10:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.  

We also accept applications and keep them on file for six months for future openings. Applications are available at the Circulation Desk of any Fairfield County District Library location or you can download an application.

Please send your application to:

Administration
Fairfield County District Library
219 N. Broad Street
Lancaster, OH 43130

The Fairfield County District Library is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Volunteer

Volunteers give the greatest gift of all, the gift of self! Teen volunteers are needed and appreciated in the following areas:

Teen Volunteers

Teens interested in giving back to the community, working in a fun environment, earning service hours, and boosting their job and college applications are encouraged to volunteer at the library this summer.

What can Teen volunteers do?

  • Help with programs for children
  • Prepare crafts or materials for programs
  • Decorate for Summer Reading or special events
  • Straighten & dust shelves
  • Clean book covers
  • Shelve Juvenile Paperbacks, DVDs & board books
  • Walk in the 4th of July and Christmas parades

How do I sign up to be a Teen Volunteer?

Teen volunteers must be in grade 8-12 and fill out a teen volunteer application (a parental signature is required). Then attend a volunteer training session before scheduling any volunteer hours. Check the library calendar online for training dates! For more information please email Mary Roebuck at mroebuck@fcdlibrary.org.

You must be in grade 8-12 to apply to be a teen volunteer. Also, parental permission is required. Please click here for the application form. Thank you.

To view our volunteer policy, please click here.

Teen Volunteer applications can be sent to:

Fairfield County District Library
219 N. Broad Street
Lancaster, OH 43130