Employment Opportunities

Library Assistant, Circulation and Reference - Part Time (13.25 hours/week)
Salary: $11.00/hour

The Lake Bluff Public Library is seeking a friendly and customer service-oriented worker to help staff our busy front desk and assist with a variety of tasks in our Circulation and Reference department. The ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver who can think on their feet and thrive in a busy and constantly changing environment.

* Checkout and locate materials for patrons at the front desk.
* Promptly and accurately answer a variety of patron questions.
* Troubleshoot basic problems with the public computers and equipment (resolving printer jams, saving information to flash drives, etc.)
* With training, answer reader's advisory queries.

* Two years of college or current enrollment as a college student is preferred.
* Familiarity with basic computer operations and Microsoft Word is required.
* This position involves a high level of contact with the public: excellent verbal communication is a must.
* Previous library or customer service experience is not required, but will be considered favorably.

The position schedule may be flexible, but availability during the following times is preferred:
Wednesday: 9:30am to 2:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am to 2:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm to 5:15pm

To apply, please upload a cover letter and resume to: http://www.lakeblufflibrary.org/apply.html

Contact for this posting:
Liliana LaValle
Head of Circulation and Reference

Position is open until filled.