The Hampshire County Public Library has an opening for a part-time Custodial Worker to perform essential upkeep tasks throughout the facility. This position will be a 20 hour work week to include evening and weekend hours as well as on call during inclement weather.  The person in this position will be responsible for a wide variety of duties to include repairs, cleaning the facility, and landscaping to ensure that our facility is both tidy and functional. The person in this position should have the manual dexterity and physical conditions for this work.

Job Duties:

  • Perform routine repairs and maintenance (replacing light bulbs, paint touch-ups, arrange programming displays, etc)
  • Maintain grounds (snow removal, weeding, grounds cleaning, etc)
  • Inform library staff when outside professionals need to be consulted
  • Perform necessary cleaning activities (dusting, vacuuming, mopping, emptying trash, etc)
  • Help prepare for/clean up after events and holidays

Job requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED preferred
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Able to work independently
  • Able to see, stand, walk, sit, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch to successfully perform all duties
  • Able to reach, push, lift, and carry heavy containers (up to 75 pounds) during a work shift
  • Able to utilize manual tools, power tools, and custodial equipment
  • Able to move furniture, change light bulbs, climb ladders and stairs, carry trash, and shovel snow in various weather conditions
  • Able to tolerate exposure to nontoxic fumes, airborne particles, outdoor allergens, and cleaning chemicals
  • Able to perform work on a computer
  • Comfortable with heights in order to clean windows and roof


To apply for this position, please email a resume to library@hamcopl.org.  Position is open until filled.