Part-Time Public Services Assistant


South Holland Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
25 hours a week
$18.37 DOQ

The South Holland Public Library is seeking a Public Services Assistant to work in a team environment where consultation, flexibility, creativity, collaboration and cooperation is essential.


  • Provides friendly, courteous and accurate services to all users.
  • Works effectively to provide efficient and exemplary customer service.
  • Provides ready reference, readers' advisory and other assistance to users at the Information Desk.
  • Teaches technology skills to users.
  • Develops, schedules and presents programs for adults users.
  • Assists, troubleshoots and trains users in the use of the online catalog, the Internet, databases, copiers, printers and other library resources and equipment.

Necessary Knowledge:

  • Possesses good customer service skills.
  • Ability to work with Windows and MacOS computers and devices.
  • Skilled at using Microsoft Office, Apple products, software, the Internet and applications.
  • Intermediate level technology skills to enable teaching and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to work and interact in a friendly and yet professional manner with users and other library staff members.
  • Able to reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 20 pounds and access library areas and materials.


  • Associate degree or above.
  • Reads, understands, writes legibly and speaks articulately in English.
  • Position requires day, evening and Saturday hours. No Sundays.
  • Access to transportation.

Applicants for all positions are subject to a background check and a drug screening.

The South Holland Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, November 22, 2019
Application Note: 

Applications and a resume must be submitted by 6 p.m. on Friday, November 22, 2019. Applications are available at the Library and online at:

Submit completed applications and resumes to, by fax to 708-331-6557 or by dropping off or mailing to: Linda Caruso, South Holland Public Library, 16250 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473.

Application Contact: 
Linda Caruso
Apply To: 
South Holland Public Library
16250 Wausau Aveune
South Holland , IL 60473
Phone: 708-527-3150
Fax: 708-331-6557
41° 35' 57.4152" N, 87° 36' 38.4948" W