POSITION REOPENED - Volunteer Coordinator, LA III, Reader Services Dept, PT 20 hrs/week


Park Ridge Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
HOURS: Part time, 20 hours per week. At least two weekday afternoons, one evening, and some weekends.
SALARY: $18.70 per hour plus Paid Time Off (PTO) and IMRF retirement benefits.

The Park Ridge Public Library seeks a personable, highly organized individual who is able to provide quality customer service, recruit and oversee a large and diverse group of volunteers, and interact positively with people of all ages and temperaments.

DUTIES include coordinating Library-wide volunteer program; assisting patrons at the Reader Services desk; providing readers' advisory service; and helping with department projects.

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree. Volunteer coordination background and library experience is preferred. Candidate must have familiarity with adult fiction, music, and movies; ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and deadlines; and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills. Knowledge of computers and technology is desired.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, June 1, 2018
Application Note: 

Applications accepted until June 1, 2018. Applicants must submit a completed City of Park Ridge Application for Employment (required for consideration), cover letter, and resume to the person noted below. Job description and City of Park Ridge Job Application are available from the Reference Department Service Desk, the Business Office, or online at www.parkridgelibrary.org under "Get Involved". E.O.E.

Application Contact: 
Laura Scott, Reader Services Manager
Apply To: 
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue , Reader Services Manager
Park Ridge , IL 60068
Fax: (847) 825-0001