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2 Oak Park, IL Oak Park, IL Part-time Part-time $16.
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50 an hour 1 day ago 1 day ago 1 day ago The Oak Park Public Library seeks a friendly, collaborative, and organized part-time Library Clerk to join our Materials Handling team.
About The Oak Park Public Library is on a journey to become an anti-racist organization.
Anti-racism is now one of the library's four strategic priorities, alongside engagement, learning, and stewardship.
We serve a diverse population at our three locations and out in the Oak Park community.
Our vision is to empower every voice in our community, and our mission is to share the information, services, and opportunities that fulfill Oak Park's aspirations.
For the fifteenth year in a row, Oak Park Public Library had been recognized by Library Journal as one of America's Star Libraries, most recently with the highest ranking of five stars.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Sorts and shelves returned materials.
Processes materials from SWAN libraries.
Assists with daily deliveries.
Operates the automated materials handling machine.
Retrieves and fulfills library materials holds.
Maintains the physical collections.
Helps with projects in other service areas as requested.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications Understands, supports, and advances the vision, mission, and strategic priorities of the library Service-oriented and committed to providing exceptional service to our patrons, staff, and community.
Supports a positive team environment in which members participate, respect, and cooperate with each other to receive desired results.
Demonstrates willingness to accept shifts in responsibilities due to the nature of a changing workplace.
Takes the initiative in improving service, processes, programs, and products.
Displays emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills in navigating the workplace.
Be competent in using current technology and be willing to learn and grow in technical understanding.
Be knowledgeable about library resources, services, and impact.
Pays attention to detail.
Demonstrates the capacity to maintain confidentiality.
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Frequently required to walk, push, move, bend, stand, sit, squat, grasp, reach, stretch, talk, and hear.
Close visual acuity to determine the accuracy and thoroughness of the work assigned.
Lift up to 50 pounds and transport or move up to 100 pounds of library materials from one location to another.
Function in narrow aisles.
Education and Experience Required Must be at least 16 years old.
Preferred High school diploma or equivalent.
Previous customer service experience.
Details This position is part-time, 20 hours per week, including required weekend and evening hours.
Starting hourly rate is $16.
50 and includes paid time off, learning and development opportunities, and other benefits.
The position is scheduled to start in February 2024.
Please apply by Wednesday, January 31, to be considered for this position.
The Oak Park Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.
We work to create and support an environment of anti-racism, diversity, equity, and inclusion for the benefit of our staff, our collections, our programs and services, our patrons, and our community.
Members of traditionally marginalized groups and those committed to working in a diverse cultural environment are encouraged to apply.
Estimated Salary: $20 to $28 per hour based on qualifications
Oak Park IL USA


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