Library Associate (Part Time) 

Salary: $11.30

Hours: 2 evenings a week and the 3rd and 5th weekends of the month for an average of 12.5 hours/week

Closing: Open until filled

Job Description

Please submit a completed City of Grimes Employment application to heid@grimeslibrary.org. to be considered for this position.



Summer Reading Intern (Seasonal)

Salary: $11.00

Time frame: May 27th – August 5th

Hours: Approx. 10-15 hours/week

Closing: 4/3/2020 11:59 PM Central

Grimes Public Library is seeking an intern to assist with Summer Reading Programming. Applicants must be enthusiastic, outgoing, adaptable, and enjoy working with children birth through elementary. Summer reading interns may have any of the following responsibilities:

  • Present storytimes for children birth-preschool
  • Oversee Monday Movies
  • Space preparation and cleanup, and crowd control for Summer Reading performers
  • Promoting the Library at community events ie: Governor’s Days and Movies in the Park
  • Assisting in Teen and Children’s Summer Reading Final Parties
  • Overseeing Summer Reading participation and teen volunteers
  • Working some weekends as programming requires

Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma and experience working with children. Applicants with or working toward a degree in library science, education, or early childhood development are preferred.

Requirements: Please submit a completed City of Grimes Employment application and cover letter to fionn@grimeslibrary.org by April 3rd, 2020 to be considered for this position.