Customer Service Associate


Algonquin Area Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
25 hours/week; day, evening, and weekend hours
Salary starts at $13.75

The Algonquin Area Public Library seeks an energetic, enthusiastic, and passionate person to fill a front line position. If you enjoy interacting with people, performing detail-oriented work, and making a difference in the community, join our team and help staff our Customer Service Desk!

Excellent patron experience is a top priority at the Algonquin Area Public Library. Responsibilities for this position include: welcoming patrons to the library, issuing library cards, checking in and checking out materials, resolving patron account issues, emptying library materials from bins, and other materials handling.

Benefits include dental insurance, IMRF retirement plan, and a paid time off plan.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Physical agility and strength to unload and load materials from bins and carts
  • Proficiency with or ability to learn computers, software, and other office equipment
  • Ability to travel between library sites
  • Successful clearance of a background check

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Visit to download and print out our general application. Please send application and cover letter or resume to Theresa Therens, Administrative Associate:

∙ Via email at OR

∙ Via U.S. mail at Algonquin Area Public Library, 2600 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102

Applications accepted until the positions are filled.

No phone calls, please. The Algonquin Area Public Library District is an equal opportunity, equal access employer.

Application Contact: 
Theresa Therens
Apply To: 
Algonquin Area Public Library District
2600 Harnish Drive
Algonquin , IL 60102
Phone: 8474583133
42° 9' 43.6968" N, 88° 20' 46.212" W