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Library Page - Part-Time

Library Page - Part-Time
Department: Circulation

Do you like to keep things organized? Do you like to know where everything is? Then being a Circulation Page at the Highland Park Public Library might be just the job for you! No day is exactly the same – different materials, different people – but the skill set remains the same. Join the library’s team – contribute ideas for future projects, work closely with people who love connecting people with the world of ideas. Shelve, sort and shift library materials (print and non-print) onto shelves or display units, and shelf-read materials – arranging books and other materials in correct order on the shelves. Shift materials so that materials remain accessible, attractive and orderly. Empty book bins or other returned materials receptacles and desensitize specified materials.

Part-time

Hours per Week:

Afternoon, nights and weekend shifts available! If you've got the time and talent, we've got the shift for you! 10 - 18 hours a week.

Requirements:

Ability to sort materials alphabetically and in a Dewey Decimal sequence, familiarity with computer operations, ability to stand, bend, kneel, and lift and carry up to 25 pounds. Requires visual discrimination and the ability to read spine labels, the ability to follow oral and written instructions, and the ability to interact and communicate with people of all ages. Must be available for open shifts.

Salary:

$8.25 per hour, depending upon qualifications.

Apply to:

Send job application (see above) to:

Ryan Dreier
Page & Volunteer Coordinator
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, IL  60035
(847-432-0216)
rdreier@hplibrary.org

AV Acquisition Assistant - Part-Time

AV Acquisition Assistant - Part-Time
Department: Technical Services

Responsible for ordering audiovisual materials in all formats, downloadable items and processing supplies, corresponding with vendors and publishers, creating on-order records, receiving when orders arrive, preparing invoices for payment, managing funds in local automated acquisitions system, and other duties as assigned.

Part-time

Hours per Week:

20 hours per week.

Requirements:

College graduate or equivalent, library experience and knowledge of automated library system, SirsiDyix Symphony WorkFlows a plus; proficiency in computer applications and online environment. Highly desired: strong communication and organization skills, detail-oriented and ability to work with people.

Salary:

$15.06 per hour, DOQ. Includes retirement, vacation, and sick time benefits.

Apply to:

Send job application (see above) by September 20 to:

Bin Zhao, Technical Services Manager
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
bzhao@hplibrary.org