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Full Time Position

No full-time positions open at this time.


Part Time Position


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Hours/week:                       9 hours per week

Current Schedule:             Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings, 8-11 a.m.

Salary:                                   $16.00 / hour

Description:  The Villa Park Public Library is seeking a versatile and service-oriented person for our part-time Housekeeper position.  The Housekeeper is responsible for cleaning the library building and tending the library grounds on an as-needed basis.

The Housekeeper performs general, routine custodial duties, including dusting, mopping, vacuuming, cleaning restrooms, and restocking paper and soap supplies.  Other job duties include emptying trash and recycling receptacles, picking up trash from the grounds, cleaning soiled areas on floors, walls, and furniture, and cleaning windows.  In addition, the Housekeeper may assist the Maintenance Services Manager in setting up for programs and helping with limited snow removal.

This position involves considerable bending, lifting, reaching, and carrying.  There is occasional heavy work as well as some outdoor work, sometimes in inclement weather.

Requirements:  Candidates for this position must be age 18 or older, be able to take initiative and work independently, be able to handle the physical requirements of the work, and be competent in English, both orally and in writing.  A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred.  Preference will be given to candidates who have previous experience in custodial work and in operating cleaning equipment.

To apply:  Application forms are available at the first floor Service Desk and online at Submit a completed application to the first floor Service Desk or email it to  Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled. No phone calls please.