Employment at the Library

Position Open:

POSITION OPEN:    Kids World Page (Part-Time) 8-10 hours per week

Do you love books? Then you might be interested in working as a page in the Eisenhower Public Library District. Kids World is seeking an enthusiastic individual who is detail oriented and has a passion for getting materials out to patrons as quickly as possible.

The position includes bending and stooping and the ability to push a cart of 50+ lbs of materials including books and audiovisual materials.

Per library policy the selected candidate will be subject to a background check.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

·         Age 16

·         2 years high school

·         Available to work evenings and weekends

·         Written alphabetical and numerical test required

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITES:  (Illustrative, not exhaustive)

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

·         Ability to work with people of all ages in a friendly, approachable, and tactful manner

·         Ability to communicate effectively in English orally and in writing

·         Ability to shelve library materials in alphabetical and numerical order

·         Ability to set priorities and exercise discretion with patrons and staff

·         Ability to use a variety of office equipment

·         Ability to bend, stoop, lift, and carry and push a fully loaded book cart

To Apply please submit an application to:

Tiffany Lewis

Head of Children’s Services

Applications are available at Library Services or Kids World

Job open until filled

 

Position Open:

Part Time Children’s Librarian

Reports to: Head of Children’s Services

Are you excited about STEM programming, love finding that perfect book for a patron, and enjoy working as part of a team? Eisenhower Public Library District might be the place for you.  We are seeking applicants who can wear many hats, enjoys working reference, and can develop innovative programming for pre-K through grade six. We are looking for a collaborative, patron-oriented team member who can bring new ideas to Kids World and keep up with our busy department.

Requirements: ALA accredited MLS, experience working with children, availability to work evenings and weekends, and access to transportation.

 The Eisenhower Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer. Per library policy, qualified candidates will be subject to a background check upon offer of employment.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

·         Regularly scheduled at the public Children’s Services Desk

·         Serves as a member of the collection development team

·         Plans and conducts programming and outreach for children and their caregivers or educators

 

Job open until filled 

No Phone Calls Please

Please provide a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to:

Tiffany Lewis

Head of Children’s Services

[email protected] .