Job Opportunities

Youth Services Assistant (30 hour) position

$10.50-$11.00/hour

Please send applications to Christine Gerrish, Director:  director@glencarbonlibrary.org

 

In addition to Circulation/Reference duties, the Youth Services (YS) assistant is required to perform the following duties.

Story time – develop timely themes of interest to children. Research and select themes 3 months in advance for timely inclusion in the Village Communicator, Library Newsletter, and newspaper submissions. .

Saturday Family Literacy Events –   A wide range of programs/events are offered each month that appeal to children with different interests and abilities.

 

Summer Reading Saturday programs – during the months of June – August the YS Assistant participates in the Summer Reading Saturday programs, offering assistance to the parents and children who attend the events.

 

Excellent Patron service and extended knowledge of genres and titles.  The YS Asst. is continuously greeting families and offering assistance to parents and children who are looking for specific titles or may just be trying to find the next book to read

Employment Application


 

Associate – 20 Hour Position

Glen Carbon Centennial Library District

$10.50/hour

Please send applications to director@glencarbonlibrary.org

Job Responsibilities– Participates in all functions of the Circulation Desk, including issuing library cards, orienting patrons to the library, promoting library programs and services, providing recommendations and reference services, answering telephone inquiries, assisting patrons on library computers, training patrons on use of digital resources and equipment, updating the library website, creating displays and signage, and processing and repairing library materials.

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities– Ability to provide friendly, high quality customer service; ability to communicate effectively and courteously; ability to relate to library users of all ages; ability to work as a team member; ability to learn and teach new technology; ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the library; ability to perform moderate lifting. Some knowledge of reader’s interest, books and authors, and library services. Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Position open until filled.  Please provide a competed application to be considered for employment.

Employment Application

 


If you are interested in becoming a Library volunteer, please fill out our volunteer application and return it to the library or submit the completed form to gle@glencarbonlibrary.org

Volunteer Application