Hamilton East Public Library Seeks Ignite Studio Assistant

Deadline: 06/11/2024

Hamilton East Public Library is now accepting applications for a part-time (25 hrs. per week) Ignite Studio Assistant. This position will provide customer service, program facilitation, and administrative assistance in support of library services and programs, especially as related to the Ignite Studio makerspace. Must be available to work a flexible schedule that may include a combination of days, evenings, and weekends. We are looking for candidates who can work year round. Starting pay for this position is $14.56 per hour.


Provide guidance and assistance to guests regarding the use of library services, facilities, resources, and equipment with a special focus on the maker equipment and supplies available in Ignite.
· Deliver customer centered in-house programs, community events, and outreach services.

· Collect and record data and customer feedback as directed by the Ignite Manager.

· Assist with customer requests regarding needed information and assist in furnishing or locating that information.

· Assist in maintenance of designated resources.

· Perform all other duties as assigned.


Bring a curious spirit and creative drive to work daily.
· Be comfortable in an ever-evolving environment.

· Identify and act as a life-long learner.

· Be capable of embracing failure with a sense of humor.

· Remain flexible and responsive to the needs of guests and be comfortable working with a wide range of ages.

· Be proactive in troubleshooting and creative problem solving related to maker equipment.

· Have an interest in learning and teaching both high-tech and low-tech maker techniques.


An associate’s degree or equivalent and six months of customer service experience is required.
Experience in art or technology instruction and/or familiarity with maker equipment is preferred.

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