Job Title:  Technology Reference Assistant – Adult Services

Part Time
SCHEDULE: 2:45PM – 9:00PM Mondays and Tuesdays 11:45AM – 5:00PM alternating Sundays Occasional weekday morning hours
Position Description: 

The Batavia Public Library District seeks a Part Time Technology Reference Assistant to join our Adult Services team. Batavia serves a district population of over 26,000 from a large (54,000 square feet) facility that opened in 2002.


The Technology Reference Assistant focuses on excellent customer service to Library patrons. Responsibilities include assisting patrons with computer and equipment questions, teaching computer classes, providing individualized computer coaching, providing readers’ advisory service, troubleshooting computer and equipment problems, and providing directional assistance and basic reference assistance.


College diploma. Some customer service experience required.


  1. Ability to provide consistently pleasant service to patrons and staff
  2. Intermediate computer skills, including Internet use and Microsoft Office programs
  3. Ability to teach computer classes
  4. Ability to create customized computer coaching lesson plans
  5. Familiarity with current popular fiction and nonfiction
  6. Ability to learn appropriate computer and equipment applications and troubleshooting techniques
  7. Familiarity with basic reference materials
  8. Ability to work and communicate effectively in English

If you are interested in joining the Adult Services team please send a letter of interest, detailed resume, and contact information for at least three professional references to: AS Recruiter, Batavia Public Library District, 10 S. Batavia Avenue, Batavia, Illinois 60510.

Electronic submissions (using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) to are encouraged. Applications received by Tuesday, September 22, 2015 will receive first consideration, but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Batavia Public Library is an equal-opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: Date below
Deadline: Sep 22, 2015

To Apply

Apply To:
Batavia Public Library

10 South Batavia Avenue

Batavia, IL 60510

Fax: 630-879-9118