Circulation User Services Dept Assistant Position REPOSTED


Messenger Public Library of North Aurora Illinois
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time

Hours: Part Time/Non-Exempt. The Messenger Library is an EEO employer.

Benefits: Following one year of work employee is eligible for a prorated 56 hours of paid time off. This is an IMRF (Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund) pension position.

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Circulation Services Department Head performs a variety of tasks related to the circulation of materials.

Understands and enforces the library policies and procedures while safeguarding confidential and restricted information

  • Shelving of Library Materials (this position will be primarily shelving materials)
  • Checks library materials in and out.
  • Collects fines and fees and makes change.
  • Processes holds on materials.
  • Checks shelves for overdue material.
  • Empties book drop as required.
  • Registers new library patron card accounts
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

High School Diploma and or GED equivalence. Customer service oriented and work experience and team player. Applicants must have very flexible availability and will be required to work daytimes /evenings and weekends to meet Library patron service needs. Computer adaptability and knowledge.

Preferred Candidates:

H.S. diploma / some college courses and / or Library Technical Assistant Certification (LTA) and prior public library work experience.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Email the following: 1) Cover Letter 2) Resume and 3) Three work references to: Mary Malach Head of Circulation Services:

Application Contact: 
Mary Malach
Apply To: 
Messenger Public Library
113 Oak St.
Phone: 6308960240
Fax: 630896454