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Current Openings

TECHNOLOGY CLERK (Part-Time):
Part-time position (22 hours per week) in the Technology Department.

Responsibilities include:
Managing the public Technology Area Desk, setting up the Technology Training Center for classes, providing basic computer assistance for patrons, and assisting with other projects as needed.

Requires the following skills:
Basic computer knowledge; the ability to learn to use PC Reservations and the VendPrint systems; the ability to work in a fast-paced environment; the ability to empathize and relate to patrons' needs; the ability to interact successfully with the Department Head and other staff; and the ability to recognize the need to refer problems to appropriate staff members. Great customer service is essential!

Qualifications:
Must be a Calumet City resident with a high school diploma, related work experience, and the availability to work evenings and weekends.

Starting wage: $9.05 per hour

Contact:
Zachary Warren
Head of Technology
Calumet City Public Library
660 Manistee Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409
Phone:708-862-6220
Fax: 708-862-0872

Copies of the position description and applications are available at the Circulation Desk.


CIRCULATION CLERK (Part-Time):
Part-time position (20 hours per week) in the Circulation Department.

Responsibilities include: Checking in and out materials; entering patron registrations; notifying patrons about the availability of reserve materials; collecting fines and fees and recording transactions on the cash register.

Requires the following skills:
Basic computer knowledge; the ability to learn to use of SirsiDynix Symphony System, accuracy and attention to detail; the ability to interact successfully with the Department Head and other staff; the ability to recognize the need to refer problems to appropriate staff members; and the ability to handle challenging situations in a tactful, positive manner. Prior work experience in a library setting is desirable.

Applicant must be a Calumet City resident with a high school diploma, one year of related work experience, and the availability to work days, evenings and weekends. Spanish speaking is preferred but not required.

Starting wage: $9.05 per hour

Please apply to:
Paula Niemiec
Assistant Head of Circulation
Calumet City Public Library
660 Manistee Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409
708-862-6220 ext. 240


YOUTH SERVICES PAGE (Part-Time):
Part-time position (22 hours per week) under the administration of the Head of Youth Services. Responsible or maintaining the correct shelving of all Youth Services materials and assisting with other tasks which support the activities of the Youth Services Department.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to: sorting, shelving, shifting, and cleaning materials; assisting with duplication of publicity materials and the preparation of setting up or assisting with Youth Services programs.

Requires the following skills: the ability to accomplish repetitive tasks with a high degree of accuracy; ability to interact successfully with the Department Head and other staff; ability to recognize the need to refer problems to appropriate staff members; ability to operate departmental equipment; the ability to lift, bend, climb and stoop; basic computer knowledge.

Must be a resident of Calumet City who is sixteen years of age or older. Work schedule may include days, evenings and Saturdays.

Starting wage: $8.25 per hour

Please apply to:
Gale Krekovich
Head of Youth Services
Calumet City Public Library
660 Manistee Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409
708-862-6220 ext. 3


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