Library Assistant IV - Preservation Assistant Beaufort

Title: Library Assistant IV - Preservation Assistant Beaufort

Salary: $15.73 hr

Open Until: 5/26/2017

LIBRARY ASSISTANT IV (Preservation Assistant/Beaufort):  Strong customer service advocate who assists in the many varied duties of the Library system’s special local history collection and archives unit, the Beaufort District Collection (BDC). Works regular service desk shift performing library circulation functions and providing research assistance and instruction to customers on a daily basis. Demonstrates accepted technique to preserve various types of materials and provides administrative support for all unit tasks and activities.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in history, education or business
  • Three (3) years library experience preferred
  • Prior preservation experience preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Willing to work flexible schedule including nights and weekends
  • Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license
  • **Proficiency in Microsoft Office software including demonstrable skills in EXCEL and WORD


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.

**Candidates considered for this position will be given a practical examination to demonstrate the required level of communication and computer proficiency.