Facilities Assistant


Green Hills Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
16 hours per week; a flexible schedule is necessary to accommodate the needs of the Library. Open availability is a plus.
$14.83-$18.53 per hour; offers are made within this range based on competencies and experience.

Position Description:

Are you looking for the opportunity to shape our community's Library experiences by maintaining a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for all? Green Hills Public Library District is seeking a part-time Facilities Assistant to perform general building and grounds maintenance, set up rooms for Library programs, and handle recycling of discarded Library materials. Grounds maintenance will change from season to season and may include snow removal, de-icing, watering, weeding, etc.

Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual who takes pride in their work, can successfully carry out duties with minimal supervision, keeps the building/grounds neat, and uses good judgment in contacting their manager when necessary. In addition, applicants should demonstrate knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and practices needed for maintenance work and minor repairs.

This is a highly physical job requiring the ability to lift and carry up to 80 pounds, as well as performing frequent standing, bending, stooping, crouching, kneeling, laying, and twisting to perform maintenance on furnishings and equipment.

Review the job description to learn more about this position.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum one year of experience; general building maintenance or repair preferred.
  • Valid Driver's License, proof of insurance, and access to a vehicle to be used for Library business.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

To Apply:
Please submit resume along with the Green Hills Public Library District employment application, which can be found at http://www.greenhillslibrary.org/about/employment. No phone calls, please. Applications and resumes may be submitted in-person or emailed to HR@greenhillslibrary.org.

The Green Hills Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants for all positions are subject to a background check.

Application Contact: 
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Green Hills Public Library District
Palos Hills , IL 60465 41° 42' 11.754" N, 87° 49' 55.6644" W