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Library Assistant - HQ, Mobile & Technical Support

Library assistant – HQ, Mobile & Technical Support

If you never want to be bored and find meticulous work satisfying then the Library has a job for you. Eastern Counties Regional Library (ECRL) is offering a permanent full-time Library Assistant position at our Headquarters location in Mulgrave, Nova Scotia. The Library Assistant – HQ, Mobile & Technical Support will be responsible for supporting all of the core functions of our Technical Services team (cataloguing, ILL, processing, & admin), backing up our Rural Mobile Service and assisting with various IT tasks.


Duties to include (but not limited to): 

.        Cataloging & processing

.        Inter-Library Loans

.        Library Administration

.        Providing public library services for mobile users

.        Troubleshooting computers, printers, and networking issues; imaging and updating computers; making changes to the website; and IT training for staff


Required skills: 

.        Capacity to learn on your own

.        Ability to manage your own time and projects

.        Ability to effectively communicate both in person, and in writing

.        Excellent technology and computer skills

.        Must be able to bend, stand for long period and lift 9kgs


The Library needs an individual who meets the following criteria:

.        Has completed post-secondary education

.        Has a valid Nova Scotia driver’s license

.        Is a permanent resident or legally entitled to work in Canada


This position is permanent full-time, 35 hrs per week. Hours of work could include weekends, and evenings.

Posted:  April 13th, 2017 

Closing date:  April 27th, 2017

Anticipated start date:May 8th, 2017

Starting Salary:  $29,936 per year


Only those applicants who are shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. Eastern Counties Regional Library reserves the right to withdraw the competition if a suitable candidate cannot be found. Please submit a cover letter stating your qualifications and interest in the position with a resume and three work references to:


Laura Emery

Chief Librarian

Eastern Counties Regional Library

P. O. Bag 2500, Mulgrave, NS   B0E 2G0 FAX:  747-2500



Thursday, April 27, 2017 (All day)

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