Circulation Clerk

Library

Employer/Library: 
Oak Brook Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
DuPage

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
This is an 18 hours per week position (the hours may vary), including: Wednesdays 4pm-9pm, Fridays 9am-5pm, and every other weekend Saturday 9am-5pm and Sunday 12:30pm-5pm. The Sunday shift is suspended from Memorial Day to Labor Day when the library is closed.
Salary: 
$14.57 per hour and a non-IMRF (pension) position with limited benefit earning potential

The Oak Brook Public Library is seeking a friendly and enthusiastic individual to join its staff. As a Circulation Clerk, you will work closely with the entire Library staff to serve library patrons. The position is part-time and non-exempt. This position reports to the Circulation Supervisor.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDING, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Represent the Library in a positive fashion to all visitors and guests. Provide assistance at the front desk which will include checking materials in and out, answering phones, issuing library cards and other Circulation Department duties as assigned. Position requires excellent communication, organizational, and customer service skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be at least 18 years of age. Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions, have a valid Illinois Driver's License, able to stand and walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to operate a computer, copy machine, fax machine, etc.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Wide flexibility of movement is required including standing, bending, climbing, and lifting. Pushing a book cart of fifty pounds is also required. Excellent computer skills are desired.

SELECTION:

Candidate screening process may consist of an application review, employability assessment, interviews, reference checks, and other verifications. Chosen candidates will be subject to a background and criminal history investigation, and qualifying pre-employment medical examination and drug screen.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please send resume, cover letter and three references to kvonachen@oak-brook.org.

Application Contact: 
Kathy Vonachen, Human Resources Director
Apply To: 
Village of Oak Brook
1200 Oak Brook Road
Oak Brook , IL 60523
Phone: 6303685024
41° 49' 59.0016" N, 87° 56' 50.4348" W
Illinois