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Current Openings

(1) Circulation Clerk Position
Columbia Branch Location
Circulation Clerk
Columbia-Marion County Public Library


  • Full time position is 22.5-37.5-hours per week and part time position is 15-19.5 hours.

  • The Library’s Hours of Operation range from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Applicants must be able to work one Saturday per month.

  • A complete list of job duties is attached.

 Qualifications Required:

  • Possess a High School diploma.Preference given to college course work.

  • Have strong communication skills with the ability to speak, read and write proper English.

  • Have a working knowledge of computers and be familiar with Microsoft Word, the Internet, and other software.

  • Ability to become familiar with software applicable to the Library.

  • Trainable in all applicable phases of library work.

  • Physically able to lift 20 pounds or more.

  • Demonstrate ability to work with public and staff.

 Applications are available at each branch of South Mississippi Regional Library—Columbia, Bassfield and Prentiss, and the WIN Job Center.  Preference will be given to Marion County residents. 

  • Application Deadline:  April 30, 2024

  • Only Applicants chosen for interview will be sent letters of the results of the job search.

  • Salary Range: $7.25 -9.00 per hour depending on education and experience.

  • Full time benefits: Health/Life Insurance, State Retirement, and accrued personal and sick leave time.

 Conditions of Employment

 All selected applicants are:

•Required to complete a Department of Homeland Security I-9 Form at the time of hire and must be able to provide acceptable documentation in order to verify his/her legal right to be employed in the U.S.

•Subject to a full reference and background investigation including verification of identification, education, former employment and criminal history.

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Considering a career with the library? Click below for a look at our job descriptions.      
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Library Supervisor
Library Page
Circulation Supervisor
Circulation Clerk
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