Skokie Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, detail-oriented Materials Handling Supervisor to join our Access Services Department and manage a dedicated staff of more than 30 employees that sort, shelve, and retrieve more than 2 million items yearly for an engaged community of patrons.
We want to hear from you if you fully embrace our core service values of community, collaboration, compassion, and curiosity; you have excellent communication and social skills; you have a positive outlook; and you are flexible with change. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience supervising and coaching staff, and a strong drive to develop and maintain efficient, effective workflows and procedures. Read the job description and learn more about our award-winning library.
We seek those who share our passion for serving the people of Skokie. We strive to reflect our community through our dedication to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We strongly urge people of color, people who identify as LGBTQ+, and people with disabilities to apply. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Quality benefits play a vital role in promoting the health and well-being of our staff and their families, and this is why we offer a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage to eligible employees. We also have generous paid time off and retirement plans for eligible employees.
Skokie is known for its diversity and is conveniently accessible from Chicago and surrounding neighborhoods. The Edens Expressway (I-94) spans Skokie's western edge, while Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and PACE suburban bus lines and the CTA's Skokie Swift Yellow rail line offer numerous options for public transportation.
Apply through the jobs page on our website. When using a Mac to apply, use a browser other than Safari. Communication with applicants is made via email through BambooHR, our Applicant Tracking System. Please add BambooHR to your list of acceptable addresses in your email to ensure you receive emails during the application process.
Position open until filled. Please include a cover letter and resume along with your application. Only candidates with a cover letter and resume will be considered.