Career & Volunteer Opportunities

Career Opportunities

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Job Title: Imagination Library Coordinator
Position hours: 32 hours
Reports to: Director
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Summary: The Imagination Library is an early literacy program for children ages 0-5 years old, founded by Dolly Parton in 1996. Job duties include enrolling new children into the program, fundraising, participating in community events, and more. For more information, click here (opens PDF).

Job title: Youth Services Library Assistant
Position hours: Part-time (32 hours/week)
Reports to: Youth Services Librarian
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Summary: The Youth Services Assistant is responsible for assisting the Youth Services Librarian with the daily operations of the Youth Services Department. This person assists the Youth Services Librarian in developing and implementing programs and events for children, teens and families. For more information, click here (opens PDF).

Job title: Library assistant
Position hours: Part-time to full-time (20, 32 or 40 hours/week)
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Summary: This position serves the Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library. As a member of the circulation and reference department, you will be the first point of contact for patrons who use the library. The successful candidate must like working with people and enjoy helping them; have excellent customer service skills; take pride in doing a job well, whether it is solving a complicated problem or performing a routine task; is confident and friendly with interpersonal interactions; and is resilient and understanding when working with the general public. For more information, click here (opens PDF).



Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering at HCCPL, come to the library front desk to fill out a volunteer application. Volunteer opportunities include, but are not limited to, creating materials for programs, decorating the library for programs and/or holidays, and helping run stations at programs.