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Full Time Position

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Part Time Position

Public Services Associate

Hours/week: 23.2 hours per week
Salary: $13.65/ hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits:  Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF); sick leave, and vacation leave (with 3 years of service).

Description:

The Villa Park Public Library seeks a versatile, service-oriented person to become our new Public Services Associate. We are looking for someone who is energetic, organized, and excited about working with patrons of all ages. Strong technology skills are a must, as is the ability to provide assistance both one-on-one and in classroom instruction.

The job includes planning and conducting programs for young children, families, and adults, and working at our Information Desks. Typical desk duties are answering reference questions and providing computer support/troubleshooting.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous work experience with children and families, or a background in education. Those who speak Spanish or have previous work experience with technology are also strongly encouraged to apply.

The Public Services Associate position averages 23.2 hours a week.  The position requires the following shifts every week:  every other Monday from 4:30–9:00 pm; Wednesdays from 8:45 am–12:00 pm; Thursdays from 1:00–9:00 pm; and Fridays from 9:00 am–5:00 pm. There is also one shift every fourth week from 8:45 am–5:00 pm on Saturdays and one shift every other week from 12:45–5:00 pm on Sundays. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, there are no Sunday shifts.

Deadline for application: open until filled.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Sean Birmingham, Public Services Manager
Villa Park Public Library
305 S. Ardmore Avenue
Villa Park, IL 60181

sbirmingham@vppl.info

Phone: No phone calls, please.