Stickney-Forest View Public Library District
Cook County

Position Information

Popular Services Reference Assistant
Part Time
19 hours per week, some evenings and every other Saturday required
Minimum starting salary $14.00 per hour, depending on education and experience
Position Description:

The Stickney-Forest View Public Library District is seeking a customer-focused, service-oriented, and tech-savvy individual to join our Popular Services reference team.

Duties include working at the Popular Services reference desk assisting patrons with reference, readers’ advisory, and technology questions and assisting the full-time Librarians with other general Popular Services functions, such as collection development, programming, and promoting Library resources, programs, and services to the community.

This position is a part time (19-hour) position requiring some evening and weekend work.

Candidates must have valid driver’s license, insurance, and reliable transportation.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • An LTA certificate with one year library experience preferred, or an Associate’s degree plus two year reference experience is required.
  • Strong knowledge of desktop and mobile computing, Microsoft Office suite, and social media
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Other highly desirable skills include:

  • Fluency in spoken and written Spanish
  • Basic knowledge of graphic design and desktop publishing

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, send cover letter, resume and references via email. No phone calls please.

Application Deadline:

Open until job is filled

To Apply

Application Contact:

Leighton Shell

Apply To:
Stickney-Forest View Public Library District

6800 W. 43rd Street

Stickney, IL 60402

Phone: 708-749-1050
Fax: 708-749-3828