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$9.79 – $14.68 Hourly


5215 Oakton Street, Skokie, IL

Skokie, IL

Job Type



Access Services

Job Number


Closing date and time

11/27/2016 at 11:59 PM Central Time (US & Canada)

Job Description
We are looking for an organized, detail-oriented person, who will help us put our library materials in their proper place. Are you able to help people in a friendly way, follow direction, and work independently? Come join our team to make sure our library materials are in good shape and easy to find. This is a year round position and you must be at least 16 years of age. Please list all volunteer and job related experience when applying.

  • Shelves books, magazines, newspapers, pamphlets, and other library materials
  • Performs shelf reading to ensure materials are accurately placed on shelves
  • Retrieves materials from closed stack areas
  • Retrieves materials from shelves upon request
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
  • At least 16 years old
  • Ability to arrange items in alphabetical and numerical (Dewey Decimal) order
  • Attention to detail to assure prompt and accurate retrieval of requested materials and shelving of materials
  • Basic computer use such as email and internet
  • Physical stamina
  • Physical mobility including ability to push loaded book truck, stoop, reach, lift 25 pounds
Two material page openings:
Schedule 1 – Friday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Saturday from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, and Sunday from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Schedule 2 – Thursday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Friday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, and Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

You must be able to work at least one of the listed schedules.

Skokie Public Library
5215 Oakton Street

Skokie, Illinois, 60077.