Hours: Nights, 12 hours per week, every other Saturday
Salary: $8.25 per hour
The Sherrard Public Library District is seeking a detail-oriented, organized, and reliable individual for the position of Page. This position is primarily responsible for the care and shelving all aspects of the collection in either alphabetical or numerical order, replacing misplaced books, refreshing displays and performing other related tasks.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Sorts, shelves and files various library materials accurately according to library classification systems (alphabetic and numeric) in a timely manner.
Reviews shelves for accuracy and re-shelves misplaced items.
Maintains the neat and orderly appearance of work and public areas.
Assists with special programs as needed, including preparation of children’s crafts.
Perform duties to assist with opening and closing procedures.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Communicate in a positive and effective manner with co-workers and the public both in person and on the telephone.
Work independently or in a team environment following standards and procedures set by the library and complete tasks assigned.
Perform computer tasks using library software and Microsoft Office products.
Organize, prioritize and pace duties and tasks throughout the work shift.
Understand and follow written and oral directions.
Demonstrates ability to read, spell, and general arithmetic.
16 years or older
Valid Driver’s License
Multiple daily collection of materials from outside book drop in varying weather
Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 21st, 8:00 PM
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
From the Director's Desk
September is one of the best times of the year because… it’s National Library Card Sign-Up Month! Library cards are free to all Sherrard Library District residents - all you need is a photo ID and secondary proof of address. Your library card is the key to unlocking thousands of FREE books, movies, games, community passes, and more! There’s no age limit to sign-up, so stop in today to get a card for every family member.
We’re also excited to resume our regularly scheduled programs, including Story Time, Tween/Teen Nights, and Adult Crafts. To stay updated on all of our unique events, make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and sign-up for email updates. Can’t make it to an event? Check out our Pinterest to find the latest craft tutorials, book club picks, and more!
- Tori Drews, Library Director
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Sherrard, IL 61281
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