Patron Services Clerk/Page


Helen Plum Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
20-24 hours/week including day, evening, and weekend hours
Starting at $12.84 hourly, dependent on qualifications. Includes vacation, sick pay, and retirement benefits

Are you energized by change? Would you welcome the opportunity to be an active member of the Patron Services team as we prepare for a move to a new Helen Plum Library building?

Great customer service during these uncertain times requires staff with outstanding abilities, including patience, flexibility, good judgement, a sense of humor and excellent communication skills. If you believe you have these qualifying skills, we would like you to consider joining the busy and dynamic Patron Services Team at Helen Plum Library.

Additional essential skills include:

  • A passion to serve our community
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to organize numerically and alphabetically

One of the most exciting aspects of being a Helen Plum team member is the opportunity to be part of our plans and move to a brand-new Library facility in late 2022.

This is a combination Page/Clerk position. The variety of responsibilities for this position include shelving items, greeting patrons, registering patrons for library cards, assisting with patron's accounts, checking materials in and out, and promoting Library services. Must be able to bend, stoop, lift and push full cart of books up to 100 lbs.


High School diploma or equivalent required with one year of customer service experience.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Submit application or cover letter, resume and three references via email to

Application Contact: 
Michelle Petersen
Apply To: 
Helen Plum Library
110 W Maple St
Lombard , IL 60148
Phone: 630-627-0316
Fax: 630-627-0336
41° 53' 2.9436" N, 88° 1' 13.0656" W