Employer/Library:  Wauconda Area Library

Job Title:  Page Plus

Part Time
Avg 16 hours per week, includes weekends and evenings


Under the supervision of the Page Plus Supervisor, this employee understands and follows the mission and values of the Wauconda Area Library.  They are responsible for accurately shelving materials and supporting the whole library concept with exceptional customer service.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Works collaboratively with the Page Plus Supervisor and Page Plus Team to shelve materials with the highest quality and maintain the highest quality order within the library’s collections.
  • Provide friendly and responsive customer service.
  • Support the Call Center and “within the hour” concept utilizing a headset and mobile device.
  • Ability to accurately file alphabetically and numerically.
  • Regularly inspects end panels on ranges for accuracy.
  • Continuously maintain the orderliness and cleanliness of all public areas.
  • Demonstrate exceptional problem solving skills, flexibility and sound judgment.
  • Ensure all policies of the Wauconda Area Library are followed.
  • Ability to work productively in a team environment with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to productively communicate with all levels of library staff and management.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage a high level of detail.
  • Serve on committees as needed and attend library meetings as directed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience Required

  • High school graduate with at least one year of experience working in a public service position.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in both written and oral form.
  • Knowledge of and ability to use a variety of computer programs.
  • Ability to read 8 point font.
  • Good typing skills.
  • Willingness to commit to scheduled and flexible work shifts.
  • Ability to work productively with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to learn new technologies.

General Requirements for All Library Employees

  • Commitment and desire to provide excellent service to library patrons.
  • Ability to adapt to change.
  • Ability to communicate in the English language.
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with coworkers.
  • Ability to comprehend and follow library policies and procedures.
  • Ability to develop an awareness of library-wide operations.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment at all times.
  • Assume diligent responsibility for their attendance and promptness.
  • Ability to adhere to the established dress code.
  • Ability to meet physical requirements of specific position title.

Physical/Other Requirements

  • Must be fully mobile.
  • Must possess manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination when moving library materials or operating automated equipment at the library.
  • Ability to push 50 pounds.
  • Ability to stoop and reach.
  • Ability to work on your feet and stand for extended periods.
Application Deadline: 

Date below


Sep 23, 2015

To Apply

Application Contact:

Page Plus Supervisor

Apply To:
Wauconda Area Library

801 N. Main Street

Wauconda, IL 60084

Phone: 847-526-6225