Sourcehttps://www.railslibraries.info/jobs/113533

Job Title: Page
Part Time
Hours: Monday 3pm to 9pm, Tuesday 5pm-9pm, Thursday 9am-1pm, and Saturday 10am3pm. Employees are scheduled at the convenience of the library and schedules are subject to change.
Salary starts at $9.50 per hour
Position Description: 

The La Grange Park Public Library is looking for an energetic person to join our Circulation/Technical Services Team. If you are organized, have an eye for detail, and want to be part of a fun team, we would love to hear from you!

This is a part-time, non-exempt position, supervised by the Circulation/Technical Services Director, responsible for performing work related to materials handling and shelving.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Shelves and shelf reads library materials
  • Shifts materials as needed
  • Pulls materials from shelves for repair or withdrawal
  • Empties and checks in materials from book drops and delivery
  • Answers patrons’ directional questions; refers reference questions to the appropriate department
  • Helps maintain the physical appearance of the library including tasks such as: collects and removes recyclable materials; waters plants; shovels or spreads ice in poor conditions; assists with meeting room set-up
  • Attends relevant meetings, classes, and training
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Performance Expectations

  • Ability to sort both numerically and alphabetically
  • A friendly and approachable manner with the ability to exercise tact and diplomacy
  • Willingness to learn new skills and procedures; easily adaptable to change
  • A team player who responds well to challenging circumstances
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with all ages, in English
  • Ability to bend, stoop, lift and carry; ability to stand for extended periods of time

Qualifications

  • Minimum of two years of high school
  • Alphabetic and numeric competency testing required

Candidates should fill out an application online by visiting:www.lplibrary.org/jobs or by visiting the Library and asking for an application at the front desk. Resumes and cover letters are also welcome athr@lplibrary.org, Attn: Roberta Richter by May 6, 2015.

DeadlineMay 6, 2016
Application Contact: Roberta Richter
Apply To: 
La Grange Park Public Library District

555 N. La Grange Rd.

La Grange Park, IL 60526

Phone: 708-352-0100
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