The Crete Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. The library complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Available jobs at the library are posted in the section below. Within any particular position’s listing, see the “How to Apply” section for details on submitting an application. Please note that we do not accept applications, résumés, cover letters, etc., unless applicants are applying for a specific open position.

Patron Services Assistant
The Crete Public Library invites applications from dynamic individuals who have a passion for libraries and the people who use them and can embrace non-traditional roles for “librarians of the future.” Applicants must pride themselves on providing gracious, friendly, and responsive service to the community. Join our enthusiastic, patron-focused staff in a beautiful facility in this pleasant south suburban community (population served 18,000).

Job Description: This staff member is part of the 6 person Patron Services Department and provides consistent, gracious, and friendly service to internal and external customers. Duties include regularly working the Patron Services Desk, checking library materials in and out, performing patron and data entry, answering telephone and referring calls. May sort and process ILL deliveries. Understands and enforces library policies and procedures while safegarding confidential and restricted information. Performs other duties as assigned by Patron Services Manager.

Hours: Part-time, non-exempt (minimum of 10 hours a week, not to exceed 18 hours a week if needed). Applicant must have the ability to be flexible, working multiple morning, evening, and weekend shifts based on department needs.

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent. Two years of office/retail work experience with an emphasis on excellent customer service.

Salary: $13.00/hr

Applications: Open until Friday, April 30, 2021, 4pm.

How To Apply: Please fill out a copy of our Job Application and along with a resume, send it to Norma Rubio, Patron Services Manager, nrubio@cretelibrary.org.

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