Circulation Clerk - Part Time


Carol Stream Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
$10.6-$12/ Hour

The Carol Stream Public Library is seeking dedicated and detail-oriented team members to join our busy Circulation Department. We are looking for individuals with strong customer focus, listening skills and the desire to learn and work with new technology. Two positions are available requiring, daytime, evening and weekend hours.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Welcome and interact with customers in a professional manner and provide the necessary information and services

Explain circulation policies to customers and staff

Respond to telephone inquiries by providing information, referring and transferring calls.

Assist customers in the use of Library equipment

Perform Library materials check-in, check-out, renewals, placing and processing of holds

Register, renew and maintain patron accounts


High school diploma or equivalent


One year experience using Microsoft Office Suites

Two years customer service experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to handle cash and credit transactions

Ability to interpret and execute detailed procedures

Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy

Attention to detail, accuracy and organization

Works collaboratively as a member of a team and independently with minimal direction

Uses verbal, written and electronic communication effectively

Applies basic problem-solving to a variety of situations

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

Multiple daily collection of materials from inside and outside book drop in varying temperature and weather

Ability to lift up to 20 pounds

Hourly Rate

Starting at $10.60 per hour

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Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Sunday, June 10, 2018
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Carol Stream , IL 60188