PT Makerspace Library Assistant -Patchogue, NY

The Patchogue-Medford Library seeks a part-time library assistant for the main building’s Makerspace. The position will require 10-16 hours weekly and may require daytime, evening, and weekend shifts. 

To apply, please fill out the online employment application here:, and select “Library Assistant” as the position type you are interested in. Please apply by Tuesday, April 4. 

Contact Tabitha Kirshey at [email protected] with any questions. 


· Assists with teaching library patrons how to use Makerspace equipment and software and help them complete their projects. 

· Assists professional librarians in library programs and outreach events. 

· Performs various tasks, including 3D printing and poster printing. 

· Maintain Makerspace equipment as necessary. 

Minimum Qualifications 

· Bachelor’s degree in any subject 

· Self-directed learner  

· Likes people and working with them 

· Very comfortable using a computer and learning new software 

Preferred Qualifications 

· Knowledge and skill with any of the following: machine sewing, electronics, graphic design, 3D modeling 

· Bilingual (English/Spanish)