Job Openings

Public Services Associate I – 2 Openings

Both positions are 14 hours per week (part-time) and include day, evening and weekend hours.

Requirements:
• Associates degree, LTA degree, or equivalent in experience.
• Knowledge of reference and research procedures, materials and current technology.
• Knowledge of/interest in literature and library procedures.
• Ability to work pleasantly and effectively with the public and staff.

Duties:
• Provide excellent customer service.
• Assist in providing reference service, reader’s guidance and directional information for patrons.
• Familiar with library policies and procedures and able to make decisions in accordance with them.
• Assist with maintenance of circulating collections.
• Assist with library programming.
• Observe opening and closing procedures as required.
• Perform related duties as required.

Extended deadline –> Applications are available at the Service Center. The deadline for receiving applications is Sunday, October 1.


Circulation Clerk – 1 Opening

Hours (Part-time):
Mondays, 5-9 pm
Fridays, 11 am-3 pm
First Saturday of the month, 11 am-3 pm
Second Saturday of the month, 9 am-5 pm

Requirements:
• High School diploma or GED.
• Proficiency in keyboarding.
• Ability to learn Library Circulation procedures and policies.
• Ability to work pleasantly and effectively with the public and staff.

Duties:
• Provide excellent customer service
• Be familiar with library policies and procedures and able to make decisions in accordance with them
• Provide customer account assistance, including the collection of fees and library card applications
• Check materials in and out of the library; empty book drops
• Manage in-house reserves
• Answer and direct incoming telephone calls
• Perform related duties as required

Applications are available at the Service Center. The deadline for receiving applications is Saturday, September 30.


For other library job resources, check out:

RAILS (Reaching Across Illinois Library System)

OCLC WebJunction Illinois Library Jobs

Illinois Library Association

Illinois Heartland Library System

Illinois Special Library Association