Employment Opportunities

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Branch Manager

The Poplar Creek Public Library District seeks an energetic, knowledgeable person to be the manager of the Sonya Crawshaw Branch, located in Hanover Park on Schick Road.

This full time position which reports to the Administrative Librarian, needs library experience, with a preference for LTA Certification, and supervisory experience. The successful candidate needs to be able to communicate clearly, have knowledge of library practices and procedures, be familiar with budget preparation and creation of reports for the Board and project a strong positive customer service attitude.

There are excellent benefits including, vacation, holiday, sick and personal days, participation in the IMRF pension system, and the opportunity for continuing education through library conferences and webinars. Health insurance is employer and employee contributed. The salary depends on experience, it is in the range of $34,000-$35,500.

Interested persons should contact Administration,
Attention: Patricia M. Hogan, Administrative Librarian
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Please complete the Library’s job application as well as a letter of application and resume.

 

Position in Media

Media Clerk – Approximately 16 hours per week.  Must be able to work schedule posted below. Work at public service desks in three areas of Adult Services-mostly Reader’s Advisory/Fiction and Media/A-V.  Must be able to perform repetitive tasks. Must be able to both work alone and under close supervision. Tasks include locating library materials using online catalog, answering phones, assisting with computers, assisting librarian and LTAs, shelving materials, covering for meals and breaks, and other assigned projects. Must have good public service and communication skills. A high school diploma or GED is required. Computer skills required. Knowledge of Spanish or other languages a plus. $9.50 per hour firm. Contact Jill Berrill at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Applications accepted until position filled.  No phone calls please.

Must be able to work this schedule:

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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5-9:30pm

5:30-9:30

6-9:30pm

5:30-9:30

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5-9:30pm

5:30-9:30

6-9:30pm

5:30-9:30

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