Community Services Worker I (Library Page)

at New Castle County Government in New Castle, Delaware, United States

Job Description

New Castle County Dept. of Community Services has openings for the following part-time position (approximately 15-25 hours per week): Library Page. This is a year-round position and hours, which will require nights and weekends. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Selected applicants must pass a background check, medical history review and drug screen prior to start date, must have a reliable means of transportation, and must be willing to take first aid training.   Please provide a valid e-mail address on application.

Candidates may submit online employment applications using the NEOGOV online application system available at
New Castle County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Performs routine, entry-level work and assists with various assignments and duties within the Department of Community Services; does related work as required.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:  An employee in this class performs routine, entry-level work providing assistance to the Department of Community Services as a Library Page, Recreation Leader I, Barn Buddy or Summer Youth Employee.  The work involves contact with the public.  This employee works under close supervision.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:  (Illustrative only)
•    Assists with basic needs of a program or activity;
•    Maintains simple records;
•    Enforces safety rules and regulations;
•    Answers telephones;
•    Performs minor office tasks;
•    Guides participants in an activity;
•    Assists with care and clean-up of facility;
•    Promotes an ongoing attitude of dedication to excellent public service and ensures that external and internal customers are provided with the highest quality of service;
•    Operates a personal computer and other related equipment in the course of work.
Library Page:
•    Shelves all library materials;
•    Reads shelves to see that library materials are in proper order;
•    Empties book drop;
•    Collects and sorts materials for delivery;
•    Assists with set up of meeting room space for library programs;
•    Assists with projects such as inventory, as directed by the Page Supervisor or the Principle Library Assistant;
•    Requires work on a computer.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:  Ability to follow simple oral and written directions; courtesy; dependability; ability to keep simple records and reports; ability to communicate courteously and effectively, both verbally and in writing.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: This is entry-level work with no experience required; however, individuals must meet minimum age qualifications to secure a work permit. Preference may be given to applicants who are bilingual in Spanish and English.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:  Possession of a valid Delaware Class D driver’s license or its equivalent or commercial driver’s license Class D (CDL) if it is required of the duties of the position.  Must pass a Class III County physical examination if required of the duties of the position. Must pass a drug screening and criminal background check.



Marlene Esposito 
c/o Department of Community Services
77 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 395-5665

New Castle County Government
87 Reads Way
New Castle, Delaware, 19720


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Job Posting: 1245265

Posted On: Mar 01, 2024

Updated On: Apr 01, 2024

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