Job Title: Children’s Services Clerk
Part Time
16 hours per week
$12.59 per hour
Position Description: 

Do you have a passion for working with children (ages 0 to 12) and their caregivers?  Can you occasionally sip pretend tea with a smile? Are you patient, imaginative and energetic, familiar with homework support resources and children’s literature?  Do you know the correct order of the Harry Potter books by heart?  Can you complete this phrase without Googling: “One fish, two fish, red fish, ________” ?

If you answered an enthusiastic “Yes!” to all these questions and meet the qualifications below, this job is especially built for you!  Apply now, and we’ll see you at the interview!

We’re looking for a clerk for the Children’s Department at our Dundee Library location.  Staff members work in a team environment, sharing the duties required to provide full information services to young patrons of all ages.  The successful applicant will be comfortable with the technologies necessary to help patrons navigate the library environment in person, by phone, and online.

Some college required – LTA or coursework in progress a plus

Minimum one year experience working in a customer service position

Ability to write and speak fluently in both English and Spanish strongly preferred

The Fox River Valley Public Library District serves 70,000 residents in northeastern Kane County, Illinois. Our growing, culturally diverse district along the Rt. 90 corridor straddles the Fox River and includes the communities of East and West Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, and Gilberts along with parts of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, and Elgin.

To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application (found at the web address below) via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal: No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.

Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
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