The Dripping Springs Community Library is accepting applications for Library Assistant – Children’s Services.

This position is 40 hours weekly. Schedule is Monday from 10:30am to 7pm; Tuesday-Friday, 9:00am – 5:30pm.

This position is on rotation for the weekend schedule.

The rate is $17.00 per hour. Health insurance and a Simple IRA are offered.

Working in a very dynamic environment, duties involve:

  • Supporting the Children’s Librarian in planning
  • Processing related library materials
  • Coordinating and preparing programs, including the Summer Reading Program
  • Providing Reader’s advisory and reference for families and children.
  • Posts on the library’s social media for Children’s programs and resources
  • The position also will become proficient in using the Apollo ILS (integrated library system), issuing library and TexShare cards, managing member fines/fees, annotating related Apollo records.
  • This person will also do shelving in Children’s, as needed.


  • Because of the complex library automation system, computer skills and experience are required
  • Two years of experience working in a library and ability to speak/read Spanish is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and work experience is acceptable.

For further information about the library please visit our website at

Please provide a resume and cover letter in PDF format and email to [email protected].