Library Board Information

MAIN LIBRARY
270 North Grove Ave
Elgin, IL 60120
847-742-2411
MONDAY-THURSDAY 9am-9pm
FRIDAY & SATURDAY 9am-6pm
SUNDAY Noon-5pm
RAKOW BRANCH
2751 West Bowes Rd.
Elgin, IL 60123
847-531-7271
MONDAY-THURSDAY 9am-8pm
FRIDAY & SATURDAY 9am-5pm
SUNDAY Noon-5pm
SOUTH ELGIN BRANCH
127 South McLean Blvd.
South Elgin, IL 60177
847-931-2090
MONDAY-THURSDAY 10am-7pm
FRIDAY CLOSED
SATURDAY 10am-4pm
SUNDAY Noon-4pm

Hispanic Services Assistant

Do you enjoy interacting with persons of all ages and backgrounds? Do you like variety in your work day? Gail Borden Public Library is looking for an outgoing, bilingual individual with strong communication skills and a desire to serve the Elgin community. This part-time position works closely with Hispanic Services and Library on the Go team members to support services outside of the Library, programming in the Main Library and branches, and in-person and virtual communications in English and Spanish.

The individual in this position must become proficient with the library's equipment, technology and services. This position requires flexibility, as the weekly schedule varies according to program and outreach needs.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Written and verbal fluency in English and Spanish
  • Engaging interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record
  • Flexibility for week-to-week work scheduling
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office

18 hours per week; schedule includes daytime and some evening and weekend hours, as needed

Hourly Rate: $13.85 per hour

Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Please submit a cover letter, resume and 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. Please click here for the Employment Application. Applications are also available at the Main Library's Administration Office, Customer Service Desk, and the Rakow and South Elgin branches.

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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 will have excellent communication and customer service skills, the ability to problem-solve and analyze customer needs and enjoy providing top-notch service to 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.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience ina customer service environment
  • Knowledgeable in current operating systems and software applications
    • Windows 7
    • Microsoft Office 2013 Suite
    • E-mail applications
    • Google searches
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is preferred

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

Hourly Rate: $12.65 per hour

Application Deadline: Friday, September 2, 2016

Please submit a cover letter, resume and 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. Please click here for the Employment Application. Applications are also available at the Main Library's Administration Office, Customer Service Desk, and the Rakow and South Elgin branches. 

 

 

Gail Borden Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer