PUBLICATIONS ASSISTANT / LIBRARY CLERK, Stark Count Law Library – Canton, OH (posted 11/15/17)

The Publications Assistant/Clerk will be responsible for creating the newsletter and assisting in the preparation of the newsletter for mailing, emailing and posting on the website. She or he will also create other publications as needed. For example, articles related to legal resources for local publications, library brochures, signs and displays, blog postings, and postings on social media sites.

The Publications Assistant will serve in a supportive role in the library, assisting library patrons and other employees as needed. The Publications Assistant’s duties may include daily filing and copying, answering the telephone, distributing the mail, using the computers, running errands, shelving books, and other tasks as instructed by staff. The Publications Assistant will need to understand the organization, functions and procedures of providing service to the courts, county agencies, subscribers, and public. The Publications Assistant is expected to maintain a helpful and approachable attitude when interacting with the various groups the library serves.

The duties of the Publications Assistant may include other tasks as designated by the Library Director.

The Publications Assistant reports to the Director. In addition, this position is authorized by and under the control of the Stark County Law Library Resources Board.

Qualifications: High school graduate, some college preferred. Experience working in a library is preferred. Experience using Constant Contact and Publisher preferred.

Hours: Will work approximately 12-20 hours per week between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Rate of pay: $10-$13/hr.

Benefits include membership in the Public Employees Retirement System and an excellent work environment.

To apply send a resume and two writing samples preferably incorporating graphic design, one of approximately 250 words and one approximately 700 words to:

Kendel Croston, Director
Stark County Law Library
Suite 401
110 Central Plaza S.
Canton, Ohio 44702
(330) 451-7380, phone

Applications received by November 28, 2017 will receive first consideration.