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Bookmobile Driver / Clerk

Homer Twp. Public Library

Approx. 10 hours per week

 

  • Are you an outgoing, positive person with great customer service skills who enjoys working with people?  We are looking for the perfect match to join our friendly Library Bookmobile Team includes working evening hours 3 nights a week and special events.

 

  • This driver/clerk position will assist with the day-to-day operation of the library Bookmobile services, including circulation of materials, promotion of services, coordinating vehicle maintenance and driving, and conducting basic reader’s advisory. Applicant will be trained for circulation duties. This is a 20 hour a week position (approximately). Some evening and limited weekend work required.

 

Position Description:   Contribute to a positive, friendly, inviting environment for library customers. Perform a variety of tasks on the library’s bookmobile: ability to drive a thirty-seven-foot (37’) Bookmobile, checking materials in and out, registering new patrons, sorting and shelving materials, and other duties as requested to support library and outreach operations.  Requires good interpersonal and customer service skills to communicate effectively and relate well with a diverse population to include children, teens, adults, senior citizens, and persons with disabilities. 

 

 Requirements:   Friendly, energetic, detail-oriented person; ability to work productively with staff team; must enjoy working with the public and maintain a positive customer service attitude.  Physical agility and strength to bend, reach, lift and carry 30-50 pounds and/or push carts weighing approximately one-hundred (100) pounds. May require standing for extended periods. High School Diploma and some computer skills required.

 

Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license with a safe driving record and an Illinois Class B CDL license (with air brake endorsement or willing to certify) to drive the bookmobile on a regular basis. Hourly salary is commensurate with experience. Applications accepted until position is filled.

 

Position Available immediately

Salary:  $18.00 per hour, dependent on experience

 

Interested or have questions? Email work experience to:

Alexandra Annen, Assistant Director

Homer Township Public Library

14320 West 151st Street, Homer Glen, IL 60491

Email: alex@homerlibrary.org

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3/23/22