Employment Opportunities


Open Positions:

Desk Clerk

The Alta Community Library is seeking a part-time desk clerk to start immediately. Job duties include assisting patrons, checking books in and out, shelving, dusting and some light cleaning, processing new materials, assisting with programming, and other miscellaneous duties assigned. The ideal candidate is friendly, has customer service experience, is proficient with Microsoft Office, is comfortable navigating and/or learning the library’s ILS system (Atriuum), and has good computer literacy skills. An attention to detail is a must, and a minimum of a high school diploma is desired. Previous public library experience and/or knowledge of books and library services is a plus. Salary range is $10-13 per hour depending on experience, at 10-15 hours to start. Some evening and weekend hours will be required.

To apply, fill out a City of Alta employment application, found on our website or at the library’s circulation desk. Please submit applications to admin@alta.lib.ia.us, or to the library’s circulation desk.