Part-Time Circulation Clerk-2 Open Positions

Library

Employer/Library: 
Warren-Newport Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Lake

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
14 Hours Week/12.25 Hours Week
Salary: 
11.50

Warren-Newport Public Library has an immediate opening in our busy Circulation Department for two (2) Circulation Clerks. If you have experience in working with the public, a passion for providing amazing customer service, a positive attitude and a sense of humor, consider applying today.

    Position # 1-Averages 14 Hours a week.

    • Monday 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • One weekend per month. Weekend hours are Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Weekend hours are on a rotating schedule. Sunday hours are from Labor Day to Memorial Day.

    Position # 2-Averages 12.25 Hours a week.

    • Wednesday 5:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
    • Thursday 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • Two weekends per month. Weekend hours are Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Weekend hours are on a rotating schedule. Sunday hours are from Labor Day to Memorial Day

    Principal Responsibilities:

    • Welcome and direct patrons to library resources.
    • Check in and out library materials.
    • Issue library cards and maintain patron accounts.
    • Ensure patron privacy and confidentiality.
    • Identify and resolve patron concerns as related to circulation functions.
    • Answer and route incoming telephone calls.
    • Complete special projects within the department.

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Effectively communicate in English, both orally and written. Bilingual a plus, but not required.
    • Ability to work accurately and efficiently in a collaborative team environment
    • Working knowledge of basic computer programs and office equipment

    To Apply

    Application Deadline: 
    Open until filled
    Application Note: 

    Employment applications are available at our Circulation Desk, or on our website at www.wnpl.info. Please submit the application, resume, and cover letter to Cathy Sokley, Circulation Supervisor at csokley@wnpl.info or mail to the address below. Please indicate if you are applying for position 1 or 2 on cover letter or application. (No phone calls or in-person inquiries.)

    Application Contact: 
    Cathy Sokley
    Apply To: 
    Warren-Newport Public Library
    224 N. O'Plaine Rd
    Gurnee , IL 60031
    Phone: 8472445150
    42° 21' 47.214" N, 87° 54' 54.8856" W
    Illinois