Circulation Clerk (Part Time)


South Holland Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
18 hours/week
$12.91 per hour

The South Holland Public Library is seeking a friendly enthusiastic, hard-working individual with great customer service skills to work in our fast-paced team environment.

This position is part-time with an average work week of 18 hours. This includes days, evenings and Saturdays.


  • Staffs the Circulation Desk 75-100% of the scheduled work time while providing outstanding customer service to our users.
  • Checks materials in and out, issues library cards, collects fines, renews, retrieves and shelves materials.
  • Performs all automated circulation functions accurately and efficiently.
  • Handles routine issues and answers a variety of questions.

Necessary Knowledge

  • Ability to learn computerized circulations functions and procedures.
  • Ability to work courteously with the public and exercise discretion.
  • Possess basic mouse and keyboard skills.
  • Ability to answer the phone.
  • Ability to operate a cash register and make change.
  • Ability to stand for an extended period of time, reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 20 pounds and access library areas and materials.


  • Flexible and reliable schedule
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Customer service skills required.
  • Library experience preferred.
  • Spanish language skills a bonus
  • Must have access to transportation.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Applications must include your resume, cover letter and three references to be considered. Submit completed applications electronically to

Application Contact: 
Christyn Rayford, Library Director
Apply To: 
South Holland Public Library
16250 Wausau Avenue
South Holland , IL 60473
Phone: 7085273150
41° 35' 57.4152" N, 87° 36' 38.4948" W