Employer/Library: Geneva Public Library District
Library Type: Public Library
County: Kane
Part Time
Hours: 25-28 hours per week as follows: Monday: 4-9pm, Wednesday: 9am-2pm, Thursday: 9am-5pm, Friday: 9am-5pm + 1 weekend rotation per month (Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday 12pm-5pm)
Salary: $17.04/hr., with pro-rated paid-time off & contributions toward Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension.

SUMMARY: Geneva Public Library District seeks a proactive, collaborative individual to join our team as a part-time Youth Library Assistant. We pride ourselves on connecting with our community to discover, inspire and grow and delivering service at the level of WOW! Under the general supervision of the Youth Services Manager, the Library Assistant provides direct service to the public through reference and readers’ advisory service and programming for children birth – grade 8, and contributes to creating a positive environment and enthusiasm about the Library. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who uses technology confidently and routinely, has a passion for customer service, great attention to detail and a drive to provide excellent early childhood learning opportunities for the community.

Qualifications for Position:

  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills; the ability to move from task to task
  • Experience, ability and interest in working with children
  • Reads broadly in areas of interest to youth, their caregivers and educators
  • LTA certificate or B.A./B.S., preferred
  • 2 years library experience preferred

To Apply

Application Deadline:
Open until filled
Application Note:

A full job description and the Geneva Public Library District application is available at gpld.org/employment. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Completed applications received prior to April 7, 2017 will be given priority consideration.

Application Contact:
Ms. Kristi Miller, Manager, Youth Services
Apply To:

127 James St.

Geneva , IL 60134