Amber Kuchta

  • Arlington TX

Library Paraprofessional

Work History

Work History
Dec 2013 - Present

Library Aide

Hurst Public Library

Responsibilities: Responsible for the organization, maintenance, and presentation of various materials and media within the Adult Services department. Designed and managed a creative writing program in support of National Novel Writing Month. Cross-trained across all departments and learned various skills in Cataloging, Circulation, Acquisitions, Media, and Youth Services.

Feb 2010 - Nov 2010

Sales Associate

Home Depot

Responsibilities: Responsible for the care and maintenance of plants within the greenhouse and outdoor gardening facility. Sold plants, tools, and assisted customers with solutions for various obstacles in landscape design. Taught basic horticulture skills. Camp Amon Carter, Fort Worth, TX

May 2001 - Aug 2005

Senior Counselor

Camp Amon Carter, YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth

Responsibilities: Taught and cared for school-aged children in an outdoor education setting. Created, implemented, and managed the“ Counselor Assistant” program within the day camp for campers not quite of an age to become staff, but too old to be traditional campers. Taught leadership classes within the scope of the C.A. program.



Associate in Applied Science, Library Technology

Tarrant County College

Courses taken include Introduction to Library Technology, Organization of Information, Public Services, and Information Sources and Services.

2009 - 2011

Associate in Arts

Tarrant County College

Completion of Common Core and electives.