Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the Glenview Public Library. The Glenview Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Youth Services Librarian I, Early Literacy Coordinator (Full-Time)
The Glenview Public Library has a full-time Librarian I opening for an Early Literacy Coordinator in the Youth Services Department and is seeking a creative and enthusiastic librarian with these essential qualities:
enjoys working with youth and the public
motivated self-starter with multi-tasking capabilities
ability to focus on details and yet thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment
excellent communication and customer service skills
a collaborative and flexible demeanor to work well within the YS team, throughout the library and in the community
knowledgeable about children’s literature and the principles of emergent and family literacy
proficiency in the use of technology
Duties include, but are not limited to: assisting children through grade eight and their caregivers with reference, reader advisory, online catalog and computer resources; also involves youth programming with a focus on early literacy and preschool services, and maintaining assigned collection areas.
Schedule: Full-time 37.5 hours per week; must be flexible to cover days, evenings and weekend hours.
Requirements: MLS degree or equivalent from an ALA-accredited institution required. Minimum of one year of experience working with youth in a public library setting or related environment required.
Salary Range: $43,329 – $48,745 (DOQ)
To apply, email or fax cover letter, resume and references to: Ms. Barbara Littlefield, Head of Youth Services, Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Rd., Glenview, IL 60025.Email: email@example.com Fax: 847-729-7558. No phone calls, please.
Circulation Clerk I
The Circulation Clerk I is responsible for a variety of general clerical proficiencies relative to the circulation of library materials. This includes library card registration, check in and checkout of materials, as well as answering phones, addressing inquiries, solve problems, perform shelf checks, and more. In addition, the Circulation Clerk I must demonstrate a positive attitude, and excel in customer service and communication in a fast paced environment. This weekend hours only position is 19 hrs. per month and consists of 2 Saturday’s and 1 Sunday per month.
Applicants should have knowledge of personal computers, including e-mail and Windows based operations as well as automated circulation systems. Minimum of a high school diploma or GED; library experience is preferred.
Salary Range: $9.75-$10.97 hourly DOQ.
Pick-up an application or send resume and cover letter no later than July 25, to Maryann Bowler, Head of Circulation Services, Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL. 60025 (FAX) 847 729-7682. Applicants may also email the resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Shelver I (18 hours)
The Shelver I position is responsible for sorting and shelving all library materials as well as maintaining the orderliness of all library collections. The 18 hour a week position will include day, night, and weekend hours. Applicants must be fluent in oral and written English and must have a high school degree or equivalent.
Salary Range: $8.68–$10.00
Please submit applications to Maryann Bowler, Head of Circulation Services, Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025, fax (847) 729-7682 or email email@example.com, by Friday, July 16. Applications are available from the Business Office or evenings and weekends at the Circulation Desk at the Glenview Public Library. No calls please.
IT Services – Computer Aide (Part-Time)
The Glenview Public Library is looking to hire part-time Computer Aides. Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Acting as a first contact for assisting patrons and staff with technology issues;
• Performing basic care and maintenance of Library computer hardware;
• Assisting in staff and patron training as it relates to Library-provided equipment and services.
Position requires excellent communication, customer service, and computer support skills. The ideal candidate will possess a basic knowledge of technology equipment: Must be able to troubleshoot basic hardware, software, and connectivity issues to resolution. Must be able to collaborate and work well with others. Specific Job Duties, Responsibilities, and Required Skills are posted within the Business Office and are available upon request.
Technical Requirements: Must be familiar with a wide range of technology equipment including computers, wireless mobile devices, operating systems and applications. Must be able to lift, bend, stoop, and carry up to 25 pounds.
Schedule: A minimum of 14 hours per week; opportunities exist for candidates available to cover weekday afternoons, evening and weekend hours.
Salary Range: Minimum $11.00/hour DOQ.
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.