John F. Hartranft Elementary School

Hartranft School Library Assistant

Posted on February 12, 2019

Historic Fair Hill is searching for and hoping to hire a Library Assistant for John F. Hartranft’s newly opened library! The Library Assistant will work for the Library Coordinator, to serve students and teachers in smooth operation of the school library.


  • Help students find “just right books”
  • Manage the circulation desk to check books in and out on computer
  • Continue barcoding new books
  • See that checked in books are processed quickly so students can check them out
  • See that all books are re-shelved by end of day
  • Work with teachers to get books returned and to get best use from the library


  • Experience working with children
  • Knowledgeable with basic computer programs, and flexible with work tasks
  • Ability to learn and work quickly under pressure
  • State Police and Department of Public Welfare clearances

Reports to: Hartranft Library Coordinator and Historic Fair Hill

Time commitment: 3 days/ per week, usually 9:00-3:00

Compensation: $12/hour. Paid biweekly as an independent contractor after time sheet is signed by Library Coordinator and sent to Historic Fair Hill.


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