Library Circulation Assistant I

Messenger Public Library of North Aurora, Illinois, (http://www.messengerpl.org/) seeks a positive, compassionate, and flexible individual to work at the main circulation desk with library patrons of all ages. This high-volume public contact position requires exceptional customer service skills to assist diverse customers in registering for library cards; locating materials; using materials and services; paying fines and fees, processing reserves and transit materials; shelving materials; and various other duties as assigned.
Hours: 16 hours per week (non-exempt position) including every other weekend (Saturday 8:30-5:00, Sunday 12:30-5:00), some weekday morning/afternoon/evening shifts. Additional hours are possible.
Starting pay: $9.82 per hour.
Qualifications: High school diploma or GED required. Some college or LTA Certificate and library experience preferred. Any combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.
Applying for Positions: Submit a Messenger Public Library employment application, resume, and cover letter to Shelly Hamlin-Rodrick, Head of Circulation Services, Messenger Public Library, 113 Oak St., North Aurora, IL 60542 (630-801-4331). Application forms are available at the library or downloadable on the library website. Application materials may be emailed to srodrick@messengerpl.org.

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Emergency Contact Information

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Are you at least 16 years of age? ___Yes ___No

Are you legally eligible to work in the United States? ___Yes ___No

Availability – Please circle the days and hours you are available to work:

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Reference Information

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I authorize Messenger Public Library of North Aurora to make inquires as to my experience and characters, and to certify that all statements made on this application are true. I understand that false statements, misrepresentations or omissions of information on this application may result in rejection on this application.

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