Maintenance Assistant


Lake Forest Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
10-16 hours per week including evenings and weekends.
$17.52 per hour

Entry-level position for days, evenings, and weekends, averaging about 10-16 hours per week.

Responsibilities include general janitorial cleaning and security duties: including: washrooms, windows, floors, etc. Emptying book and A/V return bins, painting, snow removal, changing light bulbs, undertaking repairs to the building and equipment. Setup of meeting rooms for programs and moving (sometimes heavy) supplies and furniture, unloading and distributing deliveries, restocking supplies. Opening and closing the building. Must be able to lift 80 lbs. and work on ladders. Other varied duties involved in securing and maintaining the building and grounds.

Position requires high school diploma or equivalent, ability to work independently, and experience with Microsoft Office. Must have good customer service skills and an ability to interact with the public. Must be able to read and understand directions and have strong organizational skills. Outside duties include working in inclement weather. Applicants must have valid driver's license.

Salary: Starts at $17.52 per hour. Benefits include vacation and sick pay.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Joseph Faust
Apply To: 
Lake Forest Library
360 E. Deerpath
Lake Forest , IL 60045
Phone: 847-810-4624
42° 15' 7.5132" N, 87° 50' 17.1564" W