Part Time Readers Services Associate

Library

Employer/Library: 
Rolling Meadows Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
12.5 Hours
Salary: 
$12.80 - $13.50

Summary Description:

The Rolling Meadows Library is looking for a part-time Reader Services Associate to join our team in the dynamic Readers Services Department. The ideal candidate for this position would have the ability to work with the public in a professional and courteous manner, have a working knowledge of fiction, movies, music, and popular culture, and have the ability to communicate effectively in written and oral expression.

Job Duties:

  • Staffing the Readers Advisory Desk
  • Conducting patron interviews in person and over the phone
  • Assisting patrons in the use of the online catalog and readers advisory resources
  • Creating and maintaining displays and booklists
  • Assisting with developing the fiction and AV collections
  • Assisting with the planning of adult and teen reading programs
  • Assisting with Home Delivery Service
  • Backup staffing at the Welcome Desk as needed

Education and Experience:

A bachelor's degree and/or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Knowledge of community needs and interests along with a strong commitment to public service is necessary.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Applications available at Rolling Meadows Library, 3110 Martin Lane, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 or online at RMLemployment@rmlib.org

Application Contact: 
Kristin Troy
Apply To: 
Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
Rolling Meadows , IL 60008
Phone: 847-259-6050
Fax: 847-259-5319
42° 4' 35.4828" N, 88° 1' 16.9176" W
Illinois