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The Fox River Valley Public Library District serves 70,000 residents in northeastern Kane County, Illinois. Our growing, culturally diverse district along the Rt. 90 corridor straddles the Fox River and includes the communities of East Dundee, West Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, and Gilberts along with parts of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, and Elgin. The Fox River Valley Public Library District provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, genetic information, or any other segmenting factor protected by law.

No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.

After downloading the application, save it to your computer, enter the requisite information, and then save the changes you have made before attaching it to email. You may reference this WikiHow article for step-by-step instructions: How to Fill a Fillable PDF.

Our HR procedures do not allow us to accept or save unsolicited resumes.

Only candidates who are selected for interviews will be contacted.

Public Services Clerk

Part Time
Hours: 16 hours per week
Hourly Rate: $12.59 per hour
Job Description (PDF)

Do you have a passion for libraries? Can you juggle a variety of tasks while welcoming every visitor with a warm smile and a friendly greeting?

Job # 1 for our Public Service Clerks is to deliver top-notch customer service experiences to library visitors while making them feel at home. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: issuing library cards; creating interesting displays; organizing returns on the shelves; and assisting visitors accessing resources with technology such as library PCs, self-check machines, e-readers, and tablets.

  • Some college required - LTA or coursework in progress a plus
  • Minimum one year experience working in a customer service position

The successful applicant will be an empathetic team player who possesses excellent customer service and current technology skills, is familiar with a wide variety of library materials, and has an abundance of energy. The successful candidate will be available to work a varied schedule.

If selected to join our team, your primary work location will be our Randall Oaks Branch Library - a 5,000 square foot popular materials library located inside the Randall Oaks Recreation Center building at 500 N. Randall Road in West Dundee, IL.

No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.

To apply for any open position: Please send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Sherry Kenney, HR@frvpld.info with the job title in the subject line. After downloading the application, save it to your computer, enter the requisite information, and then save the changes you have made before attaching it to email. You may reference this WikiHow article for step-by-step instructions: How to Fill a Fillable PDF.