Part-Time Popular Services Assistant


Stickney-Forest View Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
19 hours per week, including evening and weekend hours
$15/hour, DOQ

Job Title: Part-Time Popular Services Assistant

FT/PT: Part Time

Hours: 19 hours per week, including evening and weekend hours

Salary: $15/hour, DOQ

The Stickney-Forest View Public Library District is seeking a tech-savvy, service-oriented, and self-directed library assistant to join our Popular Services team.

Job Description:

  • Provides reference and readers' advisory services to adults and older teens.
  • Provides technology assistance with Library- and patron-owned computers and devices and software, as well as email and online websites, applications, and social media.
  • Provides individual and group computer and technology instruction.
  • Assists with planning and implementing Library programs.
  • Creates and maintains displays, booklists, instruction pamphlets, and marketing materials.
  • Assists Department Head in collection development with weeding and provides suggestions for purchase.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Hours include some weekday evenings and weekends.

Minimum qualifications:

  • LTA or 2 years of library reference experience preferred; will consider current MLS student.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Outlook, and Excel required.
  • Able to bend, stoop, carry, push, lift 50 lbs and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills.
  • Spanish language skills highly desirable.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:

Leighton Shell
Interim Library Director

Stickney-Forest View Public Library District

6800 West 43rd Street

Stickney, IL 60402


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Application Contact: 
Leighton Shell
Apply To: 
Stickney-Forest View Public Library District
6800 W. 43rd Street
Stickney , IL 60402
Phone: 708-749-1050
Fax: 708-749-3828
41° 48' 52.0272" N, 87° 47' 33.5904" W