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Student Page Position

**This is a year-round position**

Status: Part-time | Hours: Days, evenings, weekends | Wage: Minimum Wage | Start Dates: TBA

Position Summary

The Brockville Public Library (BPL) employs part-time students to maintain the Library shelves and assist with circulation and clerical duties.


  • The individual is a customer service champion first and foremost; in addition:
  • Shelves library materials and ensures that items on the shelf are tidy and in proper order.
  • Performs various housekeeping tasks such as dusting shelves, tidying library areas, etc.
  • Assists with basic circulation tasks including answering the telephone.
  • Assists library staff in the closing the library.
  • Delivers daily mail to the post office.
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned.

Eligibility and Required Skills

  • Candidates must be 14 years of age and completion of Grade 8.
  • Evidence of volunteer experience.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System.
  • Possesses excellent organizational skills; maintains confidentiality.
  • Displays an aptitude for customer service.
  • Displays excellent interpersonal and team-oriented workplace skills.

Working Conditions

  • General office working conditions.
  • Interaction with the general public.
  • Defined base hours per week; approximately 26 hours over a 4 week cycle; day, evening and weekend service shifts required.
  • Position requires lifting – 15lbs. 


Please submit a cover letter and resume to:
Amanda Robinson: Manager: Resources & Technology


We thank you for your application; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.



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