Front Door Monitor - Temporary


Palatine Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
$11.48 per hour

FRONT DOOR MONITOR – Temporary Position

Part Time – 15 Hours per Week (Average)

We have an immediate opening for a part time/temporary Front Door Monitor. Primary responsibilities include greeting library visitors at the front entrance and counting number of visitors entering and exiting the building. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strive to reflect our diverse community through our dedication to equity, diversity, and inclusion. A complete job description can be found online at

Qualifications include:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing
  • Interacts positively with people of all ages and temperaments
  • Utilizes diplomacy when enforcing library policies
  • Courteous and service oriented
  • 1-year experience interfacing with the public in a comparable environment, preferred

Ideal candidate will enjoy interacting with others and be comfortable working in a team environment.

Schedule: Weekday hours 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (flexible)

Weekend Hours 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Salary: $11.48 per hour

Employment applications are available online at Submit completed application with cover letter, resume, and three professional references to the Human Resources Department at

Palatine Public Library District inspires connection, curiosity, and joy. We welcome everyone to access diverse materials, collaborative spaces, technology, programs, and services. The Library serves approximately 90,000 residents predominantly within the communities of Palatine and Hoffman Estates.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
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