Careers

At Frankfort Community Public Library, we believe our people are the library’s best resource. We are looking for candidates with strong customer service values who enjoy working with a diverse clientele, creative problem solvers, and curious individuals who enjoy learning new skills. Our library values innovation and collaboration, and our staff work together to design cutting-edge technology, programs, and services for our patrons. The library profession is constantly changing, and Frankfort Community Public Library provides continuing education for all staff.

Frankfort and Clinton County serves approximately 30,000 patrons in central Indiana. It is located about 25 miles from both West Lafayette (home of Purdue University), 45 miles from Indianapolis and is about a two-hour drive from Chicago. The library offers a generous benefits package for full-time staff, including health and life insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and sick time, and an employee assistance program. The Frankfort Library is an equal opportunity employer.


Job Listings


TITLE:  Children’s Librarian

WORK SCHEDULE:  Full-time: 40 hours a week. Including some evenings and weekends.

SUMMARY: The Children’s Librarian will provide quality library service, materials and programs to children at the Frankfort Community Public Library, the three branch libraries, and community daycares

QUALIFICATIONS: MLS from an ALA accredited school preferred. A Bachelor’s degree required. Previous library experience is helpful, but not required. Ability to obtain Indiana Librarian Certification 4 (LC4) within 3 years.

TO APPLY, SEND COMPLETED APPLICATION, RESUMÉ, AND COVER LETTER TO MBREWER@MYFCPL.ORG


TITLE:  Programming/Learning Specialist

WORK SCHEDULE:  Part-time: 32 hours a week. Including some evenings and weekends.

SUMMARY: Assist the Art and Education Manager to schedule and promote programs, exhibits, educational opportunities, and activities across all areas of the library.  Help fulfill the goals and philosophy of the Hubbard Center for Lifelong Learning.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent, and a valid Indiana driver’s license. Associates degree or 60 hours of undergraduate coursework preferred but not required.  Experience with program/event planning and use of social media.  Ability to obtain Indiana Librarian Certification 6 (LC6) within 6 months.

TO APPLY, SEND COMPLETED APPLICATION TO SBLACKMORE@MYFCPL.ORG


TITLE:  Adult Services Clerk

WORK SCHEDULE:  Part-time: 24 hours a week. Must have evening and weekend availability.

SUMMARY: To assist library patrons with computer use and printing. Help patrons with technology and reference assistance. Provide quality library service to the patrons of the Frankfort Community Public Library.

QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Must have a basic understanding of most technology. Fluency in Spanish highly preferred. Experience with customer service is strongly preferred

TO APPLY, SEND COMPLETED APPLICATION TO AMAHN@MYFCPL.ORG


TITLE:  Circulation Clerk

WORK SCHEDULE:  Part-time: 24 hours a week including some evenings and weekends.

SUMMARY: Assist patrons at a circulation desk.  This includes checking materials in and out, directing telephone calls and registering patrons for library cards.  Shelve library materials and information assistance.  Must be public service oriented, have good customer service skills, and good attention to details.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent, and a valid Indiana driver’s license.  Knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System.  Previous library experience is helpful, but not required.  Must be physically able to move book carts, shelve books on both high and low shelves.

TO APPLY, SEND COMPLETED APPLICATION TO CTURNER@MYFCPL.ORG


TITLE:  Children’s Clerk

WORK SCHEDULE:  Part-time: 16 hours a week including some evenings and weekends.

SUMMARY: Serve customers in the Children’s Department by checking out and shelving materials. Help children find materials and use computers. Assist staff in preparing program materials, and in presenting programs. Supervise patrons, and maintain the department especially the Early Literacy Area.

QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma, experience with children, knowledge of computers. Library experience a plus.

TO APPLY, SEND COMPLETED APPLICATION TO MBREWER@MYFCPL.ORG


The Frankfort Community Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.