Employment

 

HELP WANTED
Part – Time - (2) Positions - Circulation Assistants

Messenger Public Library 113 Oak St. North Aurora Illinois.www.messengerpl.org

 

Hours:  Part Time/Non-Exempt / 20 hours per work week. Messenger Library is an EEO employer.

Salary:  $ 10.40 / hour

Benefits:  Following one year of work employee is eligible for a prorated 56 hours of paid time off. This is an IMRF (Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund) pension position.

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Circulation Services Department Head performs a variety of tasks related to the circulation of materials.

Understands and enforces the library policies and procedures while safeguarding confidential and restricted information

• Checks library materials in and out.

• Collects fines and fees and makes change.

• Processes holds on materials.

• Checks shelves for overdue material.

• Empties book drop as required.

• Registers new library patron card accounts

• Shelving of Library Materials

• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

High School Diploma and or GED equivalence. Customer service oriented and work experience and team player. Applicants must have very flexible availability and will be required to work daytimes /evenings and weekends to meet Library patron service needs. Computer adaptability and knowledge.

Preferred Candidates:

H.S. diploma / some college courses and / or Library Technical Assistant Certification (LTA) and prior public library work experience.

Application Procedures

Email 1) Cover Letter  2) Resume  and 3) Three work references to:

Mary Malach Head of Circulation Services: mmalach@messengerpl.org

 

Deadline Date to Apply:

Applications will be taken until positions are filled and preferred person is hired.

 

Click here to download the Application.

 


HELP WANTED
Part – Time Technical Services Assistant/Associate

Messenger Public Library 113 Oak St. North Aurora Illinois. www.messengerpl.org

Hours:  Part Time / Non-Exempt / 20 hours per work week. Messenger Library is an EEO employer.

Salary:  $10.40/hour (Assistant)

    $12.00/hour (Associate/LTA)

Benefits:  Following one year of work employee is eligible for a prorated 56 hours of paid time off. This is an IMRF (Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund) pension position.

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Head of Technical Services the employee will perform a variety of tasks related to the processing and cataloging of materials.

  • Cover, barcode and label materials for cataloging
  • Copy catalog all genres and types of library materials
  • Search the OCLC database and import records to the catalog
  • Assist in cataloging and maintenance of periodicals
  • Basic mending of materials
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma/GED; Cataloging Training; LTA Certification preferred

2-3 years prior copy cataloging experience required

Hours will be scheduled Mon-Fri. between 9-5pm; some flexibility needed

Must be detail oriented and have excellent proof-reading skills

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Application Procedure: (Email preferred)

Submit: 1.Cover Letter, and 2.Resume, to:

Joanne Galloway, Head of Technical Services

jgalloway@messengerpl.org

 

Deadline Date to Apply:

Applications will be taken until position is filled.

Click here download and print job description.

 



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