Part-Time Custodian


Barrington Area Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
12 - 16 average (variable scheduled)
$15.76 per hour

The Barrington Area Library is recruiting for a part-time Custodian. This position offers a variety of responsibilities in a busy and innovative library. This key team player will work with the Building Services department in maintaining a safe, clean, welcoming facility.

A successful candidate will:
➠ Regularly monitor and maintain the Library's building structure, systems, and grounds.
➠ Perform custodial and janitorial tasks throughout the building and on the Library grounds.
➠ Perform meeting room set up, take down, and cleaning of the furniture and rooms.
➠ Promptly respond to urgent cleaning tasks and ticket requests.
➠ Deliver materials and packages to appropriate staff and departments.

Salary and Schedule:
Starting pay begins at $15.76 per hour. Relevant experience may be taken into consideration. This position has a variable work schedule, averaging between 12-16 hours per week. Flexibility is required to cover additional shifts, as needed. Remember to indicate your availability on the required application.

Note: the operational hours of the Building Services department extend beyond regular Library hours.

About BALibrary:
Our revitalized, 21st century library is a busy, friendly place that supports lifelong, active learning, and an appreciation for creativity and innovation. Customers of all ages and interests visit the Library, expecting to find excellent and informed service, programs and workshops that enrich and inspire, and spaces designed for private work and group collaboration. This position plays an important role in maintaining the library's high standard of service excellence.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please read the full job description for additional details regarding responsibilities and requirements. For consideration, download, save, and send the completed PDF application to Please include your daily/hourly work availability on the application and your salary expectations in the e-mail.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Barrington Area Library
505 N. Northwest Hwy.
Barrington , IL 60010
Phone: 847-382-1300
42° 9' 33.318" N, 88° 7' 39.684" W