Library Board Information

MAIN LIBRARY 847-742-2411
270 N. Grove Ave. Elgin, IL 60120
MONDAY-THURSDAY 9am-9pm
FRIDAY & SATURDAY 9am-6pm
SUNDAY Noon-5pm
RAKOW BRANCH 847-531-7271
2751 W. Bowes Rd. Elgin, IL 60124
MONDAY-THURSDAY 9am-8pm
FRIDAY & SATURDAY 9am-5pm
SUNDAY Noon-5pm

Web Applications Assistant. Gail Borden Public Library is looking for an individual who has interest in and experience with developing and managing websites and web applications. This part-time position is in the Library Applications Department at the Main Library facility. Responsibilities include creating and maintaining web pages, managing a variety of web-based applications, and assisting end-users. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated and detail-oriented with demonstrable experience in web design and content management.

Requirements:

  • Two yearss of college with coursework in computer science or three years of combined education and experience with web technologies
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript skills, as well as experience with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills are essential
  • Knowledge of PHP and other web programming languages, a plus

25 hours per week; Mon - Fri daytime hours

Hourly Rate:  $18.19 per hour + Enrollment in IMRF and time-off benefits

Application Deadline: Friday, July 8, 2016

Please submit an Employment Application, cover letter, and resume to: jobs@gailborden.info or Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120. Please click here to access the Application.

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Customer Relations Clerk.  Gail Borden Public Library has a part-time position available in our fast-paced Customer Relations Department at our Main Library facility. The ideal candidate for this position must be an enthusiastic self-starter and have excellent communication and customer service skills, the ability to problem-solve and analyze customer needs, and the passion and drive to provide top-top notch service to our library customers.

Responsibilities include performing a variety of customer service duties and assisting library users with the use of library equipment and software applications in the computer lab. This position requires standing and/or walking for extended periods of time.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Knowledgeable in curren operating systems and software applications:
    • Windows 7
    • Microsoft Office 2013 Suite
    • E-mail applications
    • Google searches
  • Positive attitude and ability to collaborate with team members
  • Willingness to embrace GBPL mission and values: innovation, excellence, and service to our community
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is a plus

18 hours per week - combination of days, nights and weekend hours

Hourly Rate: $12.65 per hour

Application Deadline: Friday, July 8, 2016

Please submit an Employment Application, cover letter, and resume to: jobs@gailborden.info or Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120. Please click here to access the Application.

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Studio 270 Aide. If you are fun, courteous, and like to interact with teens... then this opportunity is for you! Studio 270 at Gail Borden's Main Library is looking for a creative, enthusiastic, and technology-minded individual to assist our teen customers. You will be working as part of a team to provide services to high school-aged customers in our teen center and digital media lab. Some of the responsibilities include assisting teens with printing and general computer use, staffing a service desk, and other duties. Help us provide a fun and interactive place for Gail Borden's teens!

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills to relate well to high school teens
  • Previous experience with teens or older children a plus
  • Must possess drive to learn new technologies
  • Familiarity with Mac Apple OS a plus

18 hours per week; schedule includes late afternoon (3:00 pm), evening, and weekend hours. Must be available to work other hours on "No School" days or school breaks.

Hourly Rate: $12.65 per hour

Application Deadline: Friday, July 8, 2016

Please submit an Employment Application, cover letter, and resume to: jobs@gailborden.info or Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120. Please click here to access the Application.

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Information Services Library Clerk. Part-time position is available at the public Information Desk in the Information Services Department at the Main Library. Responsibilities include assisting customers with book study rooms, locating materials on the 2nd floor, data entry, promoting library services, and working with a team to provide excellent customer service. Individual must be able to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Good organizational and clerical skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills to provide exceptional customer service
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 2013
  • Bilingual English/Spanish language skills are a plus

12-15 hours per week; includes, day, evening and rotating weekend hours. Schedule may vary from week to week.

Hourly Rate: $12.65 per hour

Application Deadline:  Thursday, June 30, 2016

Please submit an Employment Application, cover letter, and resume to: jobs@gailborden.info or Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120. Please click here to access the Application.

 

 

 

Gail Borden Public Libary District is an Equal Opportunity Employer