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Patron Services Clerk

PT (16 hrs/wk) Tues 6-9, Wed 5-9, Thurs 4-9, Fri 5-7; Alternating Saturday 1-5

The Niles Public Library District is currently accepting applications for a part-time position in the Patron Services Department. Patron Services Clerks greet and direct library patrons to materials and services. They perform circulation and information desk functions as well as other duties as assigned. Major responsibilities will include assisting patrons with holds, using copiers, computers/printers, etc.; able to count money and perform basic operations on cash register; able to sort and shelve alphabetically and numerically. The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude and excellent customer service skills. Will be able to work effectively with both patrons and staff and have basic computer skills.

Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent and customer service experience. Ability to read, write, and communicate verbally in English.  Starting salary $11.16/hr. Applications accepted until position is filled.  Send applications to Attention: Human Resources, Niles Public Library District, 6960 Oakton Street, Niles, IL 60714 or email to hr@nileslibrary.org.

No telephone calls, please.

Job Applications

When applying for an open position, please complete a Job Application. Send applications to Attention: Human Resources, Niles Public Library District, 6960 Oakton Street, Niles, IL 60714, email to hr@nileslibrary.org or return to the Library. You may also ask for one at the Information desk in Patron Services. Someone will contact you shortly.

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