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LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT – Central Arkansas Library System. Full-time position. Position requires basic horticultural knowledge of proper planting of shrubs, bushes and trees, pruning of bushes and trees and general landscape maintenance of grounds and gardens at Little Rock’s Main Library and 14 branch libraries. High School diploma or equivalent, valid driver license, clean driving record, and ability to perform moderately strenuous physical labor are required. Verifiable landscape maintenance experience as a crew leader for local company, supervisory experience, and basic computer skills are preferred. Salary is based on knowledge, skills, and experience and starting at $11/hour plus generous benefits. Obtain and complete application forms available at any library location or download here and submit, along with resumé, if desired, to Ronnie Shanks-Landscape Manager, Main Library, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201, 501-918-3032. Or email to: Application deadline: noon, 5/26/15.


LIBRARY ASSISTANT I – Two temporary 8 week positions (June 15-Aug. 8), part-time 25 hours/week public service position in Youth Services Department and Level 4 Teen Center, Main Library. Responsibilities include checking materials in and out, answering patron questions, registering patrons for library cards, some information searching and shelving. Familiarity with technology, digital media, and excellent communication and customer service skills are required. Must be able to work well with children and teens, and cooperatively with staff and public. Knowledge of children’s literature and experience with children’s programming desirable. Some evenings and Saturdays required. $10.82/hour. Application/resume to: Ellen Samples,, Main Library, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201, by noon, 5/29/15.


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 for branch locations; Sunday hours may be required for Main and H.R.C.Children's Library. Contact individual location for specifics. $7.50/hr. Open until filled. Applications may be submitted to the following:

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