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

Employment Opportunities

Library Clerk. Part-time position available at the Newspaper/Copier Desk in Information Services. Duties include daily organization of newspapers, magazines, as well as providing front-line customer service to assist customers with microfilm machines, copiers, and other computer-related needs. The individual must be friendly and energetic for this active area and have excellent customer service skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is essential.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Good organizational and clerical skills are required, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010/2013 Suite. Must have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, as well as ability to navigate throughout the Information Services area. Spanish language skills are a plus.

18 hours per week; schedule may include evenings and weekends.

Hourly Rate: $12.65 per hour

Application Deadline: March 26, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Please submit an Employment Application to Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120 or e-mail to jobs@gailborden.info. Applications are also available at the Main Library's Administration Office, Customer Relations desk, and Rakow Branch.

 

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Information Services Library Associate. Gail Borden Public Library is looking for an energetic and tech-savvy individual who enjoys interacting with people. This part-time position in the Information Services Department is at the Main Library building. Responsibilities include using a computer to assist customers, promoting library services, providing reader's advisory, and working with a team to provide excellent customer service. Individual must be able to stand or walk for extended periods of time.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and library experience required
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish
  • Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) experience
  • Excellent communication, time management, organizational, and clerical skills

18 hours per week; flexible schedule, includes some evening and weekend hours

Hourly Rate: $16.42 per hour

Application Deadline Extended to: March 31, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Please submit a cover letter, resume and an Employment Application to Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120 or e-mail to jobs@gailborden.info. Applications are also available at the Main Llibrary's Administration Office, Customer Relations desk, and Rakow Branch.

 

 

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