About the Job
Are you excited about the prospect of learning from and working with our incredible staff while you become familiar with the different opportunities in a library setting?
Would you like to learn more about what we do and what we have to offer to our community?
How about having the opportunity to carry our mission to help our customers learn, create and share?
Our internship program provides hands-on experience and exposure to careers in libraries.
We are seeking dependable, organized and motivated interns to assist staff in various departments/locations system-wide. The ideal candidates enjoy working with customers of all ages, are friendly and demonstrate initiative.
We offer internship opportunities in various departments, including but not limited to Programs and Partnerships, Marketing and Digital Strategy, Community Relations, Children’s and Teen Services, Business and Careers Services.
If you are interested in embracing this outstanding opportunity to learn, grow and contribute, submit your resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. Tell us about your interests and preferred locations.
College Students: June 3 - August 9, 2019
High School Students: June 10 - August 16, 2019
- Completion of at least 2 years of high school and 16 years and older.
- College students currently enrolled at an accredited institution.
- Excellent computer, written and verbal communication skills.
- Interest in public library service, especially in providing excellent customer service.
- Must be able to legally work in the United States.
Location, Salary & Hours:
Where: The library has 12 locations across Richland County
Salary range: $10.00 - $13.00 per hour based on experience
Hours: 20.0 hours per week. Schedule to be discussed during interviews
Applications will be accepted via email until Friday, May 24, 2019. Click here to submit your letter of interest/resume.
Why the Richland Library?
Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a great variety of literary and cultural programs and 12 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library offers a truly customized, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.
Richland Library is an award-winning, forward-thinking public library system because of our exceptional, diverse staff, who are passionate about serving our community. Be a part of our team and help us to continue to fulfill our mission to help our customers learn, create and share.
We are guided by our shared Vision: “to enhance the quality of life for our entire community”; and by strategic objectives including advancing our community, having an engaged staff who make a significant positive difference, and enhancing the experience and outcomes of customers who interact with Richland Library.