Posted: Wednesday, July 27

Department: Circulation

Hours: 12 hours per week (evenings and weekends)

Position Description:

Applicants must possess the ability to:
• Retrieve materials from inside and outside the library.
• Sort, shelve, shift, file and inspect materials.
• Direct patrons to the appropriate service desk.
• Assist in gathering various statistics.
• Work independently.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Experience:

Basic knowledge of routine library functions and procedures, ability to stand, walk, and/or stoop for long periods of time; ability to lift up to 35 pounds; ability to push/pull loaded carts in excess of 75 pounds; understanding of the Dewey Decimal System and alphabetical systems and the ability to apply those systems to library materials; ability to interact pleasantly and effectively with staff and patrons, ability to work accurately in a changing environment with frequent interruptions.

Northbrook Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Education:

Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of a high school education.

Salary & Benefits: $9.51 / hour

How to Apply:

Please submit cover letter, resume and application to:

Laurie Prioletti
HR Manager
Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook, IL  60062
jobs@northbrook.info

Download the Application

Posted: Thursday, July 21

Department: Circulation

Hours: 12 hours per week (day, evening and weekend hours)

Position Description:

Applicants must possess the ability to:
• Retrieve materials from inside and outside the library.
• Sort, shelve, shift, file and inspect materials.
• Direct patrons to the appropriate service desk.
• Assist in gathering various statistics.
• Work independently.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Experience:

Basic knowledge of routine library functions and procedures, ability to stand, walk, and/or stoop for long periods of time; ability to lift up to 35 pounds; ability to push/pull loaded carts in excess of 75 pounds; understanding of the Dewey Decimal System and alphabetical systems and the ability to apply those systems to library materials; ability to interact pleasantly and effectively with staff and patrons, ability to work accurately in a changing environment with frequent interruptions.

Northbrook Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Education:

Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of a high school education.

Salary & Benefits: $9.51 / hour

How to Apply:

Please submit cover letter, resume and application to:

Laurie Prioletti
HR Manager
Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook, IL  60062
jobs@northbrook.info

Download the Application

Posted: Saturday, July 16

Department: Administration

Hours: 20 hours per week (day, evening and weekend hours)

Position Description:

Do you have a love for the latest technology and for making/DIY – be it low or high tech? Join our growing Digital Services Department. Digital Services Assistants help with, develop, and teach technology and maker programs, offer technical guidance to users and staff at all levels across a variety of applications, troubleshoot computer issues, and handle equipment setup and check-in for our meeting rooms.

Key Functions of this Position:
• Help patrons individually with a variety of technologies, such as basic office productivity tools, the internet, ebooks, digital media production,
personal devices, and emerging technologies
• Assist with, develop, and teach technology and maker programs for library staff and patrons on devices, applications, digital media tools,
workshops on 3D modeling/printing and similar maker programs
• Schedule, evaluate, and run 3D prints and 3D scanner
• Lead and assist in drop-in technology and maker sessions for patrons
• Perform basic troubleshooting and maintenance for computers and peripherals as necessary
• Handle meeting room check-ins
• Set up projectors, laptops, printers, and other devices and peripherals for presentations and programs

Qualifications & Experience:

Requirements:
• Excellent organizational and customer service skills
• Ability to identify and conduct basic computer troubleshooting and maintenance
• Ability to patiently and respectfully instruct and guide users of all skill levels
• Expertise with Microsoft Office, the Internet, and related applications
• Familiarity with Apple, Microsoft, and Android systems
• Familiarity with digital media creation and editing tools (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite, GarageBand, iMovie)
• Working knowledge of audio-visual equipment
• Experience with maker technologies (e.g., 3D printing, Arduino, Raspberry Pi) and/or fiber arts a plus
• Computer networking knowledge, especially with Microsoft software, a plus
• Clean monitors, keypads and computer workstation areas

Physical Requirements:
• Frequent sitting, some walking
• Lifting 35 lbs., bending, stooping, climbing, pushing, pulling up to 75 lbs., reaching, handling, fingering, feeling
• Vision for near and far

Education:

BA/BS or two to four years of equivalent work experience

Salary & Benefits: $17.98/hour This is an IMRF qualified position and earns vacation and sick benefits.

How to Apply:

Please submit cover letter, resume and application to:

Laurie Prioletti
HR Manager
Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook, IL  60062
jobs@northbrook.info

Download the Application

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