Job Openings @ CAPL

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CAPL openings

Posted 5/12/22

Are you looking for a part-time job that allows you to give back to your community? Then consider applying for our Public Services Clerk position! Our Public Services Clerks are an integral part of the library team and help keep our shelves looking tidy to ensure patrons (and staff) can find the materials they need! The primary responsibilities of this position include checking in materials, pulling holds for patrons, and shelving materials.

We have two part-time positions available, each averaging 13 hours per week. Flexible scheduling may be available to accommodate a mix of daytime and evening hours. All Public Services Clerks are required to work one Saturday or one Sunday per month (4-hour shift).


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both in writing and orally
  • Provide courteous and friendly service to patrons and staff
  • Willingness to help the Library become a more inclusive environment for both staff and patrons


  • Shelve library materials correctly
  • Pull items on the picklist
  • Check materials in and trap holds
  • Identify items in need of repair
  • Assist with homebound services as requested
  • Perform related duties as required

Please read through the complete Public Services Clerk job description (pdf format).

Starts at $12/hour

Apply by
Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 5 pm.


To Apply
Our application is available at the Service Center or online (fillable pdf; download, complete, and print or attach completed application to your email).

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and application by mail or email to:
Human Resources
Cary Area Public Library
1606 Three Oaks Road
Cary, IL 60013