Employment

 

Title: Youth Services Summer Intern 

The Merrimack Public Library is looking for a motivated team player who wishes to gain practical library experience by
supporting the Department Head and staff in our fast-paced Youth Services Department. Duties include assisting patrons 
(primarily children from birth to age 17 and their caregivers) in the use of the library, assisting with special 
events and activities, and promoting library materials. 
The 10-week internship runs from June 12 through August 21, 2019. The schedule will include an average of 
20 hours/week, including day and evening hours and will be determined by the intern and supervisor. Hours may be
applied to school credits as determined by the intern's academic institution. The Library encourages the intern 
to keep a journal to track time and read professional articles regarding library trends and best practices (accessible 
through the Library's collection). MLIS students are particularly encouraged to apply, but the position is open to 
other college students if the work is applicable to their field of study. Please see the attached Job Description for a
 complete list of duties and qualifications. Dead line to apply: April 26, 2019. 
 
Pay rate: $12.00/hour
To apply: Submit cover letter and resume to Yvette Couser, Director via email ycouser@merrimacklibrary.org 
or by mail to: Merrimack Public Library
470 Daniel Webster Highway
Merrimack, NH  03054
Website: www.merrimacklibrary.org