MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT

Library

Employer/Library: 
La Grange Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
18 hours/week
Salary: 
Starts at $15.00/hour

The La Grange Park Public Library is looking for a part-time facility maintenance assistant who is responsible for ensuring the library building is safe and well maintained. This position allows for flexible scheduling, however, evening and weekend work may be required.

Qualified candidates should have excellent range of motion, the ability to lift and carry heavy containers (up to 75 pounds) during a work shift, climb ladders and stairs, and a reasonable knowledge of maintenance tasks to successfully change light bulbs, utilize manual tools, power tools, and custodial equipment.

Education requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and 1 year of custodial work experience preferred.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Regularly monitors and maintains the library's building structure, systems, and grounds
  • Performs custodial and janitorial tasks throughout the building and on the library grounds
  • Performs meeting room set up and take down
  • Communicates with outside vendors to schedule routine maintenance and inspections
  • Operates building machinery and equipment utilizing safety precautions
  • Performs snow removal and grounds maintenance, in all weather conditions, as needed
  • Keeps supplies stocked in janitorial closets and staff area
  • Attends relevant meetings, workshops, and training classes
  • Performs other duties as assigned

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Gabriela Magats
Apply To: 
La Grange Park Public Library
555 N La Grange Rd
La Grange Park , IL 60526
Phone: 7083520100
41° 49' 29.91" N, 87° 52' 16.7376" W
Illinois