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: 
12 Hours Week/14 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 12 Hours a week.

  • Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Friday 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Two weekends per month. Weekend hours are Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. or 12:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
  • Weekend hours are on a rotating schedule. Sunday hours are from Labor Day to Memorial Day.

Position # 2-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 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 5:15 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. (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