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The City of Swisher has an opening for

A Part-time Assistant Librarian

 Swisher Community Library

Position is up to 10 hours per week working at the Swisher Library.

Hours will vary and may include occasional evenings or Saturday mornings.

Duties at the library will include adult programming, social media and general duties. Required: computer skills, and the ability to work with people of all ages required. Background check required.. Benefits include IPERS.

Full Job Description available below

Application available at link below  or  pick up application at:

Swisher Community Library


Swisher City Hall

66 2nd Street SW, Swisher



Submit application and resume to:

City of Swisher

PO Box 279

66 2nd Street SW

Swisher IA 52338



Position open until filled.

The City of Swisher reserves all rights to accept or reject any application.

Assistant Librarian Job Description

Job Description

Assistant Librarian Part-Time (quarter time)


Library Assistant is under the direct supervision of the Library Director.  

Duties include

  • Plan, promote and deliver programming for adult patrons.  Work with the Director on budgets and scheduling for programs.

  • Oversee Communication, including advertising, newsletters, website, and social media platforms.

  • Attend Board Meetings as recorder and to provide staff input

  • Provide back-up for the Director as needed, including opening and closing the building, serving patrons, and maintaining library services.

  • Other duties as assigned.





  • Must be comfortable with computers

  • Comfortable working with patrons of all ages. 

  • Should be capable of light lifting, stooping and bending.

  • Able to work evenings and some weekends


Pay Scale

Starting pay will be based on experience.  Benefits include FICA, IPERS, and annual pay raises in accordance with the City of Swisher’s employee handbook. 

Download and fill out Application

Return to 

Swisher Community Library  OR

Swisher City Hall 

Applications due Wednesday, Sept 7 

Applications may be emailed to

Questions?  Please call Laura at 319-857-4090

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