Part Time
24 hours/week; 46 weeks/year
$14.36 – $18.10

Harper College is seeking applications for the Library Assistant I-PT position. The Library Assistant I-PT is responsible for providing public service within the Circulation department during evening or weekend hours.

Duties Include:

  • Responsible for opening and closing the Library.
  • Registers students, staff, and community borrowers and updates borrowing status of patrons.
  • Checks materials in and out.
  • Collects fines and fees for lost, damaged and overdue materials.
  • Receives, processes, and helps maintain reserve materials for faculty.
  • Provides information to patrons in person and by telephone, and makes necessary referrals; assists patrons as needed.
  • Maintains stacks and general physical space of the Library.
  • Inspects damaged materials and refers them to appropriate department for repair or replacement.
  • Troubleshoots copiers, printers, DVD players, microform reader/printers, computers, print stations and book-scanning stations.
  • Assists with library marketing initiatives, including helping to create displays.
  • Assists in directing the day-to-day activities of student aides.
  • Processes materials borrowed and lent through ISH consortium, notifying patrons that requested item(s) have arrived and returning items to the lending libraries.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Educational Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent. Some college. Library Technical Assistant (LTA) certificate preferred.

Experience Requirements: One year library circulation experience preferred and customer service experience preferred. PC experience required.

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Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

To Apply

Application Deadline:
Open until filled
Application Note:

View additional job duties, benefit details and complete our required online application at:

Application Contact:
HR Recruitment Office
Apply To:

1200 W Algonquin Rd

Palatine , IL 60067

Phone: 8479256430