The Aurora Free Library is seeking a dynamic, creative and flexible part-time employee to join our team.

The candidate will work at the circulation desk and administer programs. The individual will be an organized, creative, and detail-oriented person who can help in assessing community interests and devising and administering programs based on those findings.

Primary responsibilities are:

  • Attending to circulation desk duties.
  • Working with the Director to design, implement, promote, and assess programming
  • Working with the Director to maintain and expand the library’s social media presence
  • Assisting in collection development including acquisitions, cataloguing, and weeding
  • Planning and conducting visits from local school


  • Ability to work independently and as part of a three-person team
  • Computer proficiency and ability to create publications
  • Ability to author and navigate social media and online platforms
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Knowledge of Southern Cayuga Community
  • Experience working with youth preferred
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds, bend, squat and stretch above head on a regular basis


  • Position will begin between July 15 and August 1, 2021.
  • Position is 15-20 hours a week, including some evenings and 2-3 Saturdays/month.

Compensation:  Range $15-$20 per hour dependent on experience and/or qualifications

Please send letter of interest, resume and contact information for 3 references to:

Sandra Groth, Library Director at

Review of applications will begin immediately.