Part Time
Hours: some days, some evening, and rotating weekend monthly
$11.97 – $16.52 per hour

The Customer Services Department has a position open for a part-time Library Assistant I, Level 1, Grade III.  The current wage is $11.97 to $16.52 per hour.

This is an 8-19 hour per week “non-exempt” position with a work schedule that requires daytime, evening and weekend hours. This is a full service Customer Services Department that also includes reception duties, in order to better serve our patrons in a more streamlined, efficient manner.

We are seeking friendly, energetic, self-motivated individuals who are great in welcoming a diverse group of patrons. Most duties include: answering directional questions and assisting patrons in the use of the library collections, and equipment; maintaining circulation records and other lists; contacting persons for lost/damaged items; checking library materials in/out; issuing library cards; collecting fines; calling reserves; and other clerical duties associated with a busy public service desk.

Some college or special library training or related library experience is desirable, including knowledge of current audiovisual materials. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products ( Excel, Word, and Publisher) is a plus. Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

To apply to this position, please submit your application, or resume with three references to the Human Resources Office at:


To Apply

Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Contact: Judy Texter, Human Resources Coordinator
Apply To: 
Oak Lawn Public Library

9427 S. Raymond Ave

Oak Lawn , IL 60453

Phone: 708-422-4990