Barrington Area Library.
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Average 20 + per week
Starting pay is $14.87 per hour

Part-Time Custodian - Building Services/Operations

The Barrington Area Library is recruiting for a part-time Custodian. This position offers a variety of responsibilities in a busy and innovative library. This key team player will work with the Building Services Manager in maintaining a safe, clean, welcoming facility.

A successful candidate will:
➠ Regularly monitor and maintain the Library's building structure, systems, and grounds.
➠ Perform custodial and janitorial tasks throughout the building and on the Library grounds.
➠ Perform meeting room set up and take down, and also cleaning of the furniture and rooms.
➠ Promptly respond to urgent cleaning tasks and ticket requests.
➠Deliver materials and packages to appropriate staff and departments.

This position will average approximately 20 hours per week and earn retirement, vacation, sick, and holiday benefits. The tentative work schedule may include 8 AM – 1 PM, Monday through Friday, with one Saturday per month. Flexibility with scheduling to cover additional or alternative shifts is required.

Please read the full job description for additional details regarding the responsibilities and requirements.

About Us:
Our renovated, 21st century library is a busy, friendly place that supports lifelong, active learning, and an appreciation for creativity and innovation. Customers of all ages and interests visit our library, expecting to find excellent and informed service, and state of the art spaces for private work and group collaboration. This position plays an important role in maintaining the library's high standard of service excellence.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

For consideration, download, save, and send the completed PDF application to Please include your daily/hourly availability on the application.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Barrington Area Library
505 N. Northwest Hwy
Barrington , IL 60010
Phone: 847-382-1300
42° 9' 33.318" N, 88° 7' 39.684" W