Part-time Circulation Services Assistant

Do you like people and have experience in providing excellent customer service in a fast-pace, service oriented environment? Can you handle detail and perform a wide variety of tasks as a team player?

The Des Plaines Public Library seeks a part-time assistant to interact with patrons in person and by phone at the circulation desk. The work includes account resolution, library card and program registration, fine reconciliation, checking in and out, shelving, sorting and routing of library materials. Previous experience with Sirsi Dynix Symphony and Spanish a plus.

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and two years customer service experience
  • Two years college and four years customer service experience.


20 hours/week, Monday – Friday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Available to work nights and weekends if needed.



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Apply by 5:00 pm on September 29, 2017

Please include the following documents with your application:

  • Cover letter
  • Resumé

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Mail To:
Carol Kidd
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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