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PT Librarian 1/PT Librarian Trainee

Position: PT Librarian 1/PT Librarian Trainee
Department: Reference

The Hicksville Public Library is in search of a friendly, enthusiastic candidate to work in the Reference Department. 

Responsibilities include:

Providing excellent customer service
Assist patrons with research, locating materials, reader’s advisory, and technology assistance
Assists in planning and conducting programs
Assists in selection and ordering of materials
Assists in preparing library exhibits and displays
Works with Sierra, Encore, and other library software
Other duties as assigned

Schedule & Availability: This position requires flexible hours. Evenings, and weekends as needed. 

Hours: Up to 17 hours per week

Starting Salary: 
Librarian 1 - $28.50 per hour 
Librarian Trainee - $25.00 per hour

Qualifications for Librarian 1: 
MLS Degree in Library and Information Science
NYS Public Librarian’s Certificate
Must be a Nassau County Resident.

Qualification for Librarian Trainee:
Graduation from a four year college or university recognized by the University of the State of New York.
Evidence of eligibility for acceptance in a graduate program completion of which will qualify the applicant for provisional certification as a Junior Librarian issued by the Library Extension Division, State Education Department.

This is a non-competitive Civil Service position. Interested candidates should email their resume to