Occasionally the Allentown Public Library seeks reliable, responsible, and motivated people to add to its staff. The following employment opportunities are currently available.
If you are interested in applying for any of the positions listed below, please send a cover letter, resume, and references. Any potential employee must receive a clean background check before being offered a position.
Allentown Public Library
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1210 Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA 18102
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JOB#20200302: Inter-Library Delivery Driver
This position is approximately 12 to 15 hours per week, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Applications will be accepted until Friday, March 13, 2020 at 5:00PM EST.
An Inter-Library Delivery Driver (PT) will sort, load, unload, and deliver library materials to local libraries throughout Lehigh and Carbon Counties. Deliveries will take place on a daily basis; this position is for the Thursday, Friday and Saturday of the delivery week. The library will supply the vehicle. No CDL license is required, but candidates must be 21 years or older and possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record, both for a minimum of three (3) years.
In accordance with PA Department of Human Services guidelines, all prospective employees must also be able to provide the following documents before starting employment. Once employed, all employees are required to submit updated copies of each document every sixty (60) months:
- PA State Criminal Record Check
- Child Abuse Clearance
- FBI Federal Criminal Background
More information on obtaining these clearances can be found at: http://www.dhs.pa.gov/publications/findaform/childabusehistoryclearanceforms/index.htm
In addition to a valid license and clean driving record, the Ideal Candidate should:
- Be self-motivated and prompt.
- Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
- Be professional, considerate and have a positive attitude.
- Have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
This position pays $12 per hour.