Job Opening: Library Page, Temporary (Waseca)


SUPERVISOR:  Librarian



  • Run summer reading program desk.
  • Prepare for and help out with summer reading program activities.
  • Shelves library materials and maintains library shelves in neat order. Checks in new issues of periodicals and newspapers. Performs minor repairs to library items.
  • Distributes mail, weeds newspapers and magazines, and performs clerical tasks as required.
  • At closing time locks front and back doors, turns off lights, computers and copy machine. Makes sure building is secure.
  • Runs errands for library staff.
  • Instructs patrons in the location and use of library materials as needed. Answers phone and assists with circulation activities as needed.
  • Performs related duties as assigned .



  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to understand and carry out directions.
  • Ability to accept responsibility.
  • Apply time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a busy public service atmosphere with frequent interruptions.
  • Maintain confidentiality and provide outstanding customer service.
  • Approach position with professionalism, initiative, and tact.
  • Be flexible and continuously learn, unlearn, and relearn.


  • Must be 16 years of age or older.
  • General knowledge of library operations.
  • Ability to stand, walk, crouch, stoop, squat, twist, climb, push/pull up to 50 pounds, and lift up to 25 pounds.

Anticipated Hiring Range:

  • $9.69 an hour



  • 10-20 hours per week: hours will vary, employment runs from May-August.
  • Please submit application (available at Waseca Public Library) by April 19th to:

Stacy Lienemann, Director at, 507-835-3700 (fax), or via snail mail at:
Waseca Public Library
408 N State St
Waseca MN 56093

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