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The Glenview Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Technology Assistant

The IT Technology Assistant is responsible for deploying and supporting technology-related products within the Library, including the installation, configuration and support of hardware, and operating systems and application software on Library-owned public and staff computers; creating and maintaining user email and computer network accounts. This individual assists in supporting the Library VoIP phone system and related voicemail service; supports a variety of Library-provided audio-visual products in use by staff and patrons, diagnoses and resoles hardware and software issues, and provides technical support to end users.

Requirements: Position requires excellent communication, customer service, and computer support skills. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft programs and desktop operating systems, basic knowledge of server operating systems and Windows Domain Administration and a thorough understanding of workstations in a networked environment is required. Familiarity with Office 365, Google Apps and other cloud services in PC and mobile environments, plus Chrome, Mac and mobile operating systems.

Candidate must be able to read and write English and perform basic mathematical calculations, communicate and work harmoniously with others. Must be able to lift, bend, stoop and carry up to 50 lbs. and sit for extended periods of time while working at a computer.

Candidate must hold a High School Diploma or equivalent; Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) certification, or 2 years of documented employment in an IT support role with similar responsibilities is preferred.

Specific Job Duties, Responsibilities, and Required Skills are posted within the Business Office and are available upon request.

Schedule: This is a part-time position for approximately 30 hours per week; must be flexible to cover weekday afternoons and evenings, plus weekend hours.

Hiring Range: Salary begins at $15.25/hour.

To Apply: Email your cover letter and resume to Rich Kalinski, IT Services, Glenview Public Library. Applications received until position is filled. NO phone calls, please.

Reader Services
Paraprofessional I

The Glenview Public Library has an opening for a part-time Paraprofessional I in the Reader Services Department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting adults and high school teens with book, movie and music questions at the Reader Services and Audiovisual public service desks, instructing patrons in the use of downloadable materials and in the use of the online catalog, and performing various reader’s advisory-related duties within the department.

Applicants should enjoy working with the public, be proficient in the use of technology, be able to work within a team environment and demonstrate familiarity with popular materials in a variety of formats. Excellence in customer service in patron and staff interactions as well as strong communication skills and an enthusiastic attitude are essential.

Schedule: Approximately 18 hours per week; schedule must be flexible, to include evenings and weekends.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, or an LTA certificate and a minimum of one year relevant library experience, preferably in a public library setting.

Hiring Range: $14.51 - $16.58/hr. (DOQ)

To apply, email or FAX cover letter and resume to: Linda Burns, Head of Reader Services, Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025. Email: FAX: 847-729-7558. Applications accepted until position is filled. No phone calls, please.

Team Leader

The Glenview Public Library seeks an enthusiastic and energetic individual for the Team Leader, Circulation position. This position is a senior level clerk position and is proficient and confident in performing all functions of the Circulation Department. The Team Leader works in depth with the inter-library loan process and consortium holds. A Team Leader also acts in a supervisory capacity in the absence of the Supervisor or the Department Head. Previous library experience necessary.
Schedule: This Part-Time position is 28 hours per week including daytime, evening, and weekend hours.
Hiring range: $15.25 - $17.43 depending on qualifications.

Requirements: A working knowledge of personal computers, including e-mail and Windows based operations, Integrated Library Systems, Sirsi Dynix, as well as knowledge of other library applications relating to Circulation. Minimum High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate Degree, Library Technical Assistant (LTA) certification, or minimum 2 years of clerical experience in a library or automated office setting.

To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Maryann Bowler, Head of Circulation Services, Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025. Applicants may also email the resume to Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2016. No phone calls, please.