Jobs Category: South Branch

South Branch Full Time Patron Assistant

South Branch Patron Assistant position available.This position is responsible for providing basic information services: ready reference, reader’s advisory and information and referral.  This position includes staffing the public service desk, library instruction, compiling/assembling patron aids, developing bibliographic aids, and maintaining files, circulation/registration functions, planning/presenting programs, outreach activities, collection development, and provide computer/office equipment troubleshooting. Help with planning and presenting youth programs, assisting with collection development.There is extensive contact with the public within the Library and Community Connections Center.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to access, input and retrieve data from the computer required. Bachelor’s Degree required.  Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish required. Ability to speak conversational Spanish required. Proficiency in other languages a plus. $30,966 annual pay.

South Branch is located at the intersection of Algonquin and Busse Roads, Crystal Court shopping center.

  • Schedule:
    Monday 11 am – 7:30 pm
  • Tuesday 9 am – 5 pm
  • Wednesday   11 am to 7:30 pm
    Thursday   9 am to 5:00 pm
    Three Fridays a month   2 pm to 7:30 pm
  • One Friday a month from 9 am – 3 pm
    One Saturday every other month   9 am to 3 pm

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Substitute Patron Assistant – South Branch

Substitute Patron Assistant position available. This position is responsible for providing basic information services: ready reference, reader’s advisory and information and referral. Position includes staffing the public service desk, library instruction, compiling/assembling patron aids, developing bibliographic aids, maintaining files, performing circulation/registration functions, and providing basic computer/office equipment troubleshooting. There is extensive contact with the public within the Library and Community Connections Center. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to access, input and retrieve data from the computer required. Bachelor’s Degree required. Ability to speak conversational Spanish required. Proficiency in other languages a plus. $14.80 hourly pay.

South Branch is located at the intersection of Algonquin and Busse Roads, Crystal Court shopping center.

Substitute hours will be scheduled between the hours of 11 am and 7:30 pm, including some weekends.

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