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Full-Time Positions

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Part-Time Positions

Public Services Associate in Adult Services

Hours/week:  16 hours per week
Salary:
 $17.00 per hour

Description:

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

The job includes working at our Service Desks. Typical desk duties are answering reference questions, providing tech support/troubleshooting, and handling program registrations. Also included are some circulation responsibilities such as checking items in and out and assisting patrons with accounts.

Candidates must have a High School diploma; a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is preferred. Competency in MS Office products is required. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous work experience with customer service, and libraries and technology. Those who speak Spanish are also strongly encouraged to apply.

The Public Services Associate position averages 16 hours a week. The position requires 11.5 hours scheduled on Mondays (9 am–1 pm) and Thursdays (9:30 am–5:30 pm); subject to change with the needs of the library; one Friday shift every other week from 9 am–1 pm; one Saturday shift every other week from 12 pm–5:05 pm; and one Sunday shift from 12:45–5:05 pm during the months of October through April (Sunday rotation, currently one in every six Sundays).

To apply:

Send a cover letter, resume, and three references to jobs@vppl.info.  In the subject line of the email, indicate “Public Services Associate in Adult Services.”