Circulation Clerk

Library

Employer/Library: 
Town and Country Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Kane

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
16 to 20 hours per week (the hours may vary), with one to two evenings a week and participation in a weekend rotation. 
Salary: 
$10.00 per hour

Circulation Clerk

Employer/Library:

Town and Country Public Library

Library Type:

Public Library

County:

Kane

JOB SUMMARY: Flexible and enthusiastic person with excellent customer service skills to join our circulation staff. Staff responsibilities include performing tasks and assisting patrons at the Circulation Desk, in addition to shelving and organizing the Library collection.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Checks Library materials in and out.
  • Issues and renews Library cards.
  • Collects payments for fines, fees, and other services.
  • Answers and directs patron inquiries.
  • Performs clerical tasks relevant to the department.
  • Performs ILL duties
  • Sorts, shelves, and maintains shelf order of all Library material as required.
  • Assists patrons with copiers, fax/scan machines, and other Library equipment.
  • Processes materials on hold
  • Participates as a deputy registrar
  • Participates as a passport agent
  • Other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills in a team environment.
  • Experience in a customer service environment.
  • Ability to be accurate, detail-oriented, and efficient in the performance of assigned duties.
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  • Wide flexibility of movement is required including standing, bending, and lifting. Pushing a book cart of fifty pounds is also required
  • Excellent computer skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in a library, clerical or other public service environment preferred.

To Apply

Application Deadline:

Open until filled

Application Note:

Applications and resumes may be submitted online https://elburn.lib.il.us/about-us/circulation-clerk/ or in person at the Circulation Desk.

References Required

Application Contact:

Kathy Semrick

Circulation Manager

Town and Country Public Library

ksemrick@elburn.lib.il.us

Please, no walk-ins. No phone calls.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Kathy Semrick
Apply To: 
Town and Country Public Library District
320 E. North Street 320 E. North Street
Elburn , IL 60119
Phone: 630-365-2244
Fax: 630-365-2358
41° 53' 33.1872" N, 88° 28' 6.7764" W
Illinois