Circulation Clerk - Part Time


Carol Stream Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
$11-$15/Hourly Wage

The Carol Stream Public Library provides its community with exceptional services, enrichment opportunities, and diverse resources in a welcoming environment. In order to better serve our community, the Library is expected to complete the first total renovation of our building in early 2020.

We are looking for two candidates who have excellent communication skills, are attentive to detail and enjoy a variety of tasks. Circulation Clerks manage a constant flow of materials and work with changing technology. The Circulation Department continually strives toward successful customer interaction.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Welcome and listen to customer requests; provide information or direct appropriately
  • Register, renew and maintain patron accounts
  • Resolve concerns related to library policies
  • Check-in and out library materials
  • Process materials for holds
  • Shelve materials and maintain collection order

Hourly Rate/Schedule

  • Hourly Rate starting at $11.00 per hour
  • Open positions are 12 hours per week, 2 evenings and every other weekend


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year experience using Microsoft Office Suites
  • Two years customer service experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Works collaboratively as a member of a team and independently with minimal direction
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and organization
  • Uses communication effectively
  • Applies problem-solving to a variety of situations

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

  • Work is performed at our main service desk, work room management stations, and library floor
  • Collection of materials from inside and outside book drops
  • Position requires considerable mobility including light lifting, bending and stretching

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Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, December 16, 2019
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Carol Stream , IL 60188 41° 55' 9.9156" N, 88° 8' 2.4684" W