Membership Services Assistant


Highland Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
This is a 20 hour per week year-round position and includes Daytime, Evening and Weekend hours.
$12.55 per hour, depending upon qualifications.

The Highland Park Public Library is looking for someone who believes that visiting the Library is the best idea anyone has had all day! The ideal candidate will value human contact, will relish mastering changes in technology, and will graciously coach and share what they've learned. The ideal candidate will exude a welcoming, can-do spirit recognized by all visitors.

Duties: Demonstrate and instruct patrons in the use of circulation hardware and

software; maintain accurate and confidential accounts using ILS software;

collect fines and fees and enforce circulation policies; sort, organize and

check-in materials; provide pleasant and knowledgeable telephone reception.

  • Problem solving and customer service skills.
  • Ability to operate computers and general office equipment.
  • Ability to communicate with people of all ages.
  • Appropriate interpersonal skills and organizational skills for the work environment.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Apply by submitting an application (available online at to:

Robin Smith, Membership Services Manager Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, IL 60035 (847-432-0216)

Application Contact: 
Robin Smith
Apply To: 
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park , IL 60035
Phone: 847-432-0216
Fax: 847-681-7027