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CALS is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Applicants not possessing the minimum qualifications will not be considered or acknowledged.


Book Store Retail Sales / Café Assistant (Library Assistant II) – Full time position for River Market Books & Gifts, the library's used book store, and Bookends Café, both located in the Cox Creative Center on the Main Library Campus. Duties include assisting in special events; managing book stock, display and sales; assisting with food preparation and catering; working at two library cafes and cashiering, assisting and greeting customers. Job duties to also include sorting and processing book donations in Main Library basement, as well as completing supply orders for cafes. Knowledge of books and authors required. Must be self-motivated, able to work at a fast pace and make quick decisions. Will train, but good customer service skills, organizational skills, team oriented attitude and friendly personality a must. Must be able to lift 50 pounds as job does involve occasional heavy lifting of books. Some nights and weekends required. $23,400 plus excellent benefits. Resume/application to: Teresa Mikulan Carlisle,, 918-3093, Central Arkansas Library System, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201 by noon on 2/22/16.


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Pages are part-time positions, sorting and shelving materials. Must be able to lift 20 lbs. Must be able to reach all shelving with aid of a kick stool. Must have some knowledge of computers. Evening and Saturday hours may be required. Sunday hours may be required for Main and Children's Library. Contact individual location for specifics. $8/hr.  Open until filled. Applications may be submitted to the following:

CALS Employment Application for Page Positions

Dee Brown Library, 6325 Baseline Rd., Little Rock 72209 -- 20 hrs./wk. For more information, contact Brian Martin,, 568-7494.

Rooker Library, 11 Otter Creek Ct., Little Rock 72210 -- 15 hrs./wk. For more information, contact Audrey Taylor,, 907-5991.

McMath Library, 2100 John Barrow Rd., Little Rock 72204 -- 20 hrs./wk.  For more information, contact Laura Hodo,, 225-0066.

Terry Library, 2015 Napa Valley Dr., Little Rock 72212 -- 20 hrs./wk.  For more information, contact Natalie Marlin,, 228-0129.

Main Library, Butler Center -- Gallery Assistant -- 20 hrs./wk. For more information, contact, or submit resume to Shannon Holmes, Main Library, 100 Rock St., Little Rock 72201.  Customer service point-of sale experience required, basic computer skills, inc. word processing and data entry, preferred. Responsibilities inc. cash register and credit card sales, gallery maintenance and inventory, greeting and assisting patrons.