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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

Computer Assistant - Part-Time

Computer Assistant - Part-Time
Department: Computer Services

Courteous person needed to perform routine computer maintenance and to assist patrons in the Adult Services Department with the use of the Internet and other computer resources. Duties include routine computer maintenance, troubleshooting, patron assistance, and data entry projects as assigned.

Part-time

Hours per Week:

15 hours per week, Monday and Wednesday - 8 AM to 11 AM; Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 8 AM to 12 Noon.

Requirements:

Knowledge of Windows 7, MS Office 2007-2013, Internet browsers, general computer operation, good customer
service & communication skills. Knowledge of devices such as camera and e-readers helpful. Experience with
MacOS and software a plus. Minimum age 16.

Salary:

$9.21 per hour, depending on qualifications.

Apply to:

Send job application (see above) to:

Helene Bjorseth, Virtual Services Manager
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, IL  60035
hbjorseth.hppl@gmail.com