Facilities Assistant

The Tuscarawas County Public Library System is seeking a motivated individual who will assume the role of Facilities Assistant.


Facilities Assistant


16 hours per week; Mon.-Thurs.


$13.30/hour plus paid vacation, holiday, and sick leave

Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent; job experience and/or equivalent preferred; may be required to load, unload, lift, shelve, transfer and/or transport materials up to 75 lbs. including cargo and bookdrop; provide own transportation in fulfillment of job duties; be available evenings and weekends. Must possess and maintain a valid Ohio Motor Vehicle Operator’s License. Must be insurable under the library’s automobile/vehicle insurance policy

Job Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of the Support Services Manager, the Facilities Assistant will perform a variety of facility-related duties; including both custodial and maintenance tasks. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Completes daily custodial and room setup requests and regularly reports work status to the Support Services Manager

  • Completes daily custodial duties

  • Sets up facilities for meetings, programs, and events

  • May assist with keeping library vehicles fueled, clean, and in good working condition

  • May work with tools, ladders, and maintenance supplies as directed

  • Performs a variety of tasks, for example, installs, repairs, maintains and otherwise cares for buildings, fixtures, and equipment

  • Maintains open line of communication with the Support Services Manager in relation to material deliveries and/or maintenance

  • May perform general labor and grounds maintenance; mowing grass, lawn edging, weed removal, cleaning, trash disposal, and snow removal

  • May empty trash and recycling containers

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; listening and interpersonal skills; organizational skills;

  • Knowledge of commercial janitorial cleaning methods

  • Computer knowledge including Internet searching, familiarity with Microsoft Word, e-mail skills, data entry, and file management

  • Knowledge of basic maintenance skills

  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment


Interested persons should submit a completed job application with three personal references through the online application portal or directly to:

Megann Hohman

Human Resources Specialist

Tuscarawas County Public Library System

121 Fair Avenue NW

New Philadelphia, OH 44663

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