Patron Services Associate


Itasca Community Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
16 hours per week
Commensurate with experience and qualifications

The Itasca Community Library is seeking a Patron Services Associate that has the desire to help us provide best-in-class service to our patrons. We prefer an individual that has experience in a public library and has a positive outlook.

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Greets and assists patrons both in person and on the phone in a manner that ensures a positive patron experience.
  • Performs circulation and registration functions following department and library policies and procedures.
  • Ability to show initiative, enthusiasm, and resourcefulness in staying engaged during work periods.
  • Attends library staff meetings.
  • Promotes and registers patrons for library and reading programs and other special events.
  • Handles interlibrary loan requests and direct interlibrary loan requests.
  • Must maintain professional manner in appearance and when dealing with patrons, staff, and others.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Daytime, evening and weekend work required. Must have flexibility to adjust schedule when required.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, November 5, 2018
Application Contact: 
Emily Cotterman
Apply To:
500 W. Irving Park Road
Itasca , IL 60143
Phone: 630-773-1699
Fax: 630-773-1707
41° 58' 15.6504" N, 88° 1' 13.3464" W