Patron Services Assistant

Sharpen your customer service and teamwork skills, learn the core functions of circulation and material processing, and get ready to grow.

Lincolnwood Public Library is seeking an 18-hour per week customer service-focused Patron Services Assistant who is friendly and charismatic. Candidates should be interested in working with the public and possess a high level of attention to detail. This position also helps process materials entering and leaving the library. The ideal candidate will demonstrate creative and critical thinking skills and is comfortable working both independently and with a team. Preference will be given to applicants with some daytime, nighttime, and occasional weekend availablity.

Minimum qualifications: High School diploma or current student. Previous experience working or volunteering in public service is preferred but not required. Intermediate to advanced computer and information technology skills.

To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Vandana Sehgal, Head of Business Services, at Only email submissions will be accepted.

Preference will be given to applications received by Monday, January 17. Salary is $15/hr depending on qualifications.

The Lincolnwood Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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