Technology Assistant

Library

Employer/Library: 
Elmhurst Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
DuPage

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
16 hours per week, Mondays 1-5, Wednesdays 5-9, Thursdays 1-5, Fridays 1-5, and Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays on rotation. This is not a seasonal position.
Salary: 
$15.44 per hour

Elmhurst Public Library enriches life in Elmhurst by providing opportunities to connect, create, and explore. Through one-on-one public service interactions and group instruction, Technology Specialists help patrons find information, locate Library materials, access Library services, and use Library and personal technology. Technology Specialists facilitate a friendly learning environment for all patrons to explore technology, the Library and its services. Applicants should show the ability to offer fantastic customer service, an aptitude for teaching engaging classes, a demonstrated interest in technology and expertise with the use of creative software.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

*Assists library patrons by finding materials, answering questions, providing technology help and facilitating the use of the Creative Studio

*Teaches monthly technology classes on a variety of topics such as Social Media, Microsoft Office, 3D Printing and the Adobe Creative Cloud

*Helps to maintain an atmosphere conducive to connecting, creating and exploring.

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

*Strong knowledge of computers, Microsoft Office, and the Internet

*High aptitude with creative technology software and equipment

*Ability to interact patiently and pleasantly with people of all ages

*High School diploma

PREFERRED:

*Experience working with the public

*Experience providing group or one-on-one technology instruction

*Knowledge of basic library organization

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Apply To: 
http://elmlib.org/jobs