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Public Services Assistant - Part-Time

The South Holland Public Library is seeking a Public Services Assistant to work in a team environment where consultation, flexibility, creativity and collaboration are essential.


  • Provides friendly, courteous and accurate services to all users.
  • Works effectively to provide efficient and exemplary customer service.
  • Provides ready reference, readers’ advisory and other assistance to users at the Information Desk.
  • Teaches technology skills to users.
  • Develops, schedules and presents programs for adults users.
  • Assists, troubleshoots and trains users in the use of the online catalog, the Internet, databases, copiers, printers and other library resources and equipment.
Necessary Knowledge
  • Possesses good customer service skills.
  • Ability to work with Windows and MacOS computers and devices.
  • Skilled at using Microsoft Office, Apple products, software, the Internet and applications.
  • Intermediate level technology skills to enable teaching and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to work and interact in a friendly and yet professional manner with users and other library staff members.
  • Able to reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 20 pounds and access library areas and materials.
  • Associate degree or above.
  • Read, understand, write legibly and speak articulately in English.
  • Position requires day, evening, and Saturday hours (no Sundays).
  • Access to transportation.

Position is part-time position at 25 hours per week. Benefits include IMRF and paid time off.
Starting salary is $18.37/hour DOQ.

Resume, Cover Letter and three references must be included for a complete application.
Applications will be accepted until 6 p.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021.

Submit completed applications to [email protected], by fax to 708-331-6557, or by dropping off or mailing to South Holland Public Library, Attn: Linda Caruso, 16250 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473.

All applicants are subject to a background check and drug screening.
The South Holland Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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